LearnEnglish Exams for students

Whether you are a teenager or an adult preparing for your Cambridge English Qualifications: B2 First, B2 First for Schools and C1 Advanced, LearnEnglish Exams provides you with motivating revision exercises. There are two levels available: Success in B2 First and Success in C1 Advanced.  

  • Read expert advice and tips about how to approach each skill and the different types of questions in your exam.
  • Complete practice exercises and get instant answers with explanations for Listening, Reading and Use of English. 
  • Analyse model answers for Speaking and Writing.
  • Apply different exam strategies in the practice exercises to help you to do better on each paper.
  • Reflect on your learning and see why you got something right or wrong. 
  • Improve your writing and speaking answers and your confidence in answering these questions.
  • Submit up to two of your writing and speaking answers online and receive personalised feedback by email from a British Council expert within three days. 
  • Find links to more online materials to help you improve your English skills further. 

How does LearnEnglish Exams work?

LearnEnglish Exams is accessible on your laptop or desktop computer. We recommend a stable, high-speed internet connection (preferably broadband speed) and Chrome, Mozilla, Safari or Edge browsers. For the best experience we suggest using a pair of headphones with microphone for the listening and speaking exercises.

  • Use LearnEnglish Exams for extra exam practice while you take a preparation course or for last-minute exam revision.
  • Complete all the exercises or choose the parts of the exam you want to focus on.
  • As there are no time limits or restrictions you can take as long as you need and repeat the exercises as many times as you want.

Learn wherever you are, whenever you want. You will have access 24 hours a day, seven days a week during the exam period.

How do I access LearnEnglish Exams?

LearnEnglish Exams is available to exam takers if you register for Cambridge English Qualifications: B2 First, B2 First for Schools and C1 Advanced with the British Council.

How do I get started?

You will receive a username and password by email after the registration deadline for the exam date you have chosen.  

What content can I access?

You will be given full access which provides you with advice, tips, strategies and practice exercises to help you prepare for the Listening, Reading and Use of English, Writing and Speaking papers of your exam.

You can analyse model answers for writing and speaking questions and reflect on your learning and progress. 

In our full version you can also access our writing and speaking tasks and submit your answers online. You will receive personalised feedback from a British Council expert

What students say about LearnEnglish Exams

"Each part is well explained with techniques to improve your skills." - B2 First student, Greece

"What I like about it is that it is very easily accessible." - C1 Advanced student, Poland

"It was a great way to find out what I actually know and not and this was very useful for me."  - C1 Advanced student, Portugal

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