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Welcome to our free IGCSE ESL resources linked to the topic of education and work. We have plenty of exercises and quizzes to reinforce your learning so you feel confident to use them when exam day arrives.


Ex 1Ex 2Ex 3Word List

Here are key words and phrases regularly covered in the IGCSE ESL exam.

  • adviser
  • career
  • company
  • dismissal
  • employment agency
  • marketing sector
  • maternity
  • merger
  • perks of the jobs
  • performances
  • recruit
  • requirements
  • rewarding
  • sick leave
  • trainee
  • training
  • vacancy
  • workload
  • workplace

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We add activities and exercises regularly on various themes, so why not bookmark our site, so you can come back to practice anywhere or at any time of the day.

Explore the way we use technology and science in the modern world

Here you will find exercise to practice for the reading and writing section of IGCSE ESL examination for either the core or extended papers.

Exercise 1: Read a text and answer a series of questions.

Keeping Bees in the City
Living for 200 years
Living Stone Plants
Walking to the North Pole

Exercise 2: Read a text and answer questions, testing more detailed comprehension.

Cheating in Exams
Different Shops
Different Writers
Pizza Companies
Summer Camps

Exercise 1 (Questions 1 -4) - Short answer exercises

Exercise 2 - (Question 5) Gap-filled exercises

Exercise 3 - Matching

Exercise 4 - Multiple Choice

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Learning English requires not just a good vocabulary, but a strong foundation of all skills to communicate well. Here we provide activities for the IGCSE ESL for all the skills required to be successful in this examination.

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Learn English with our free material for different levels of English. We add exercises on grammar and vocabulary as well as whole text activities on a regular basis. In addition, we provide test practise activities for students who are preparing for the Cambridge Assessment English Main Suite as well as the English Language B for the IB Diploma. The material will also support students studying for the Cambridge Advanced courses.

We provide free resources across the full range of levels to provide the tools to communicate in English well.

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