The exam is broken into five areas. Please click on the links below to do the practice activities.
You may need to print out some of the question sheets. For the
listening tests you will need to download the mp3 files to your
computer and/or mp3 player.
practice test 1
(print out or open the question sheet before you click on the mp3 file)
English in Use
Print and try out this practice test.
You will need to print out this practice test.
Try doing the test in exam conditions before you look at
the sample answers. If you are concerned about your writing in the
test then please bring your writing along to a GIL appointment for
Example of the speaking test
(you might find practicing this with a friend and recording your conversation useful)
Further practice materials
- You can use the practice material in the Study Centre.
- Flo Joe has some good practice materials
- If you want to practice the interview with an
CAE examiner then please find a partner and make a GIL
appointment (write 'practice CAE interview' on the appointment