Cambridge ESOL Exam Preparation

CEF B1 – C1 (preliminary, first and advanced)

With Gold, students develop natural, communicative English whilst learning the skills they need to succeed in their exams. Offering genuinely interesting texts alongside lots of opportunities for discussion, Gold is a great way to engage your students.

Gold advanced

Gold at a glance

You can trust Gold to support your teaching and help your students prepare for their Cambridge English exam.

Through interesting topics presented on pages designed like a quality magazine, learners will have the opportunity for lots of discussion to talk about their own lives plus get all the advice they need to tackle the exam tasks. This is a course that engages classes with a variety of learners – and whether or not they decide to sit for the exam, all your students will be ready and fully confident by the end of the course.

  • The visually attractive content is clearly laid out.
  • Fun and interesting topics and an attractive design
  • Lots of advice on how to tackle each exam task
  • Fast-paced syllabus with comprehensive exam coverage
  • Stimulating discussion-rich topics and extensive writing support
  • Strong focus on vocabulary and chunks of language
  • Range of tests available through teacher’s book or Active Teach.
  • Lots of practice with instant grading and feedback on MyEnglishLab or the more traditional Exam Maximiser.

Unique features

First and Advanced levels updated in line with the 2015 exam specifications.

Attention to general English skills and topics means that this textbook is also suitable for non-exam classes.

Gold encourages enjoyable, communicative classes with a strong emphasis on personalized support.

Gold pre-first


Gold preliminary


Gold first


Gold advanced


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