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A2 English Level
A2 English Level Practice for the Cambridge English A2 Key English Test (KET). It is targeted at a pre-intermediate level on the CEFR scale.

What can students do at a A2 English Level? Reaching this level means that a person can use English to communicate in simple situations.

What can candidates do at an A2 English Level?

  • CAN understand straightforward information within a known area.
  • CAN complete forms and write short, simple letters or postcards related to personal information.
  • CAN understand simple questions and instructions.
  • CAN express simple opinions or requirements in a familiar context.
Our placement test for schools is a free placement test designed for students between the ages of 13 and 16 years old. It will take about 25 minutes to complete and it will suggest which Cambridge English course to follow.

Part 1 - Read six short real-world texts for the main message.

Part 2 - Read seven questions and three short texts on the same topic, then match the questions to the texts.

Part 3 - Read one long text for detailed understanding and main ideas.

Part 4 - Read a factual text and choose the correct vocabulary items to complete the gaps.

Part 5 - Complete gaps in an email (and sometimes the reply too) using one word.

Part 7 - Write a short story of 35 words or more based on three picture prompts.

In addition, we add listening and speaking exercises in order to practise for this part of the A2 Key test.

Part 2 - Listen to a monologue and complete gaps in a page of notes.

Available soon.

The more words you encounter and understand, the broader your day-to-day vocabulary will become. Our word games and puzzles are an excellent way to help to reinforce spellings in your mind.
Especially helpful are exercises that are focussed on a theme or topic as these provide word retention practice so you can be confident to read, write, speak and listen successfully.

Cambridge English Examinations:

Cambridge English exams are designed for learners at all levels from the elementary level Cambridge English: Key (KET) to the very advanced level Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE). These exams give candidates proof of their ability to use English in a wide variety of contexts, relevant to work, study and leisure activities.

A2 Key | B1 Preliminary | B2 First