Cambridge English: C1 Advanced (CAE) Listening Exam
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Cambridge English: C1 Advanced (CAE) Listening Exam

Learn how to easily pass the Cambridge English: C1 Advanced (CAE) Certificate Listening Exam
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What you'll learn
  • Understand the CAE Listening paper: C1 Advanced Listening paper structure
  • Learn and practise the best strategy to answer all the questions in the CAE Listening paper

  • See how to get top marks in each part of the CAE listening paper

  • Know how to use the best resources to prepare yourself effectively for the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE/C1 Advanced) Certificate 'Listening' Paper
Requirements
  • You should have an upper-intermediate (B2) level of English
  • This course will be easier for you if you have a personal computer (pc) or laptop
  • The course will be easier for you if you can play downloaded mp3 music on your computer
  • It is better if you have access to a printer (but not necessary)
Description

Do you want to travel the world, improve your job prospects, get into universities and make your life better?

We will show you how to pass the CAE Listening exam: C1 Advanced.

Check out my promo video and preview videos!

With this exam you can:

  • Get into lots of universities in English speaking countries!

  • Get newer and better jobs!

  • Travel easily!


  • Have proof of your language ability for life!

This course is designed to help you prepare yourself for the CAE: C1 Advanced Listening paper. The CAE exam is recognised and accepted by lots of education and work institutions around the world!

In this course I give you all the best tips, techniques and resources to effectively prepare yourself for the CAE Listening paper. I go through each part of this paper giving you the best tips, techniques, strategy and extra advice on how to best answer the questions, so you won't need to spend lots of money on private lessons.

This is the only course which focuses on and instructs you how to pass each section of this exam in detail, using exam samples for practice exercises. This course allows you to concentrate specifically on what you need to do in order to pass the Listening paper. 

The course comprises 7 video lessons with lots of useful information, tips and practice exercises. Homework exercises are given.

I have helped hundreds of students pass the CAE Listening paper, I really hope you will be next!

See you in the course :)

Who this course is for:
  • Students who would like to get into university and have an upper intermediate (B2) English level
  • Anyone who wants to learn English to get better jobs and has an upper intermediate (B2) level of English
  • People who would like to have more job opportunities
  • Students who want to have a qualification and proof of an Advanced level of English
  • Anyone who wants to travel in English speaking countries
  • Anyone thinking of applying for a visa for English speaking countries
  • Students who want a C1 English language certificate!
  • *Any webpage/coursebook/resource links mentioned in the video lectures will also be posted in the description with the video...
Course content
Expand 7 lectures 01:35:59
+ Cambridge English: C1 Advanced (CAE) Listening Exam
7 lectures 01:35:59

This video tells you:

What you will learn in the course.

How to fully benefit from the course.

*Any webpage/coursebook/resource links mentioned in the video lectures will also be posted in the description with the video...

Course resources:

https://www.cambridge-exams.ch/exams/Advanced_Certificate.php

https://shop.swiss-exams.ch/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Advanced.pdf

Ready For Advanced coursebook: http://amzn.to/2zlsBp0  - includes grammar reference and vocabulary list BUT no cd's

Free listening samples on youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1A_z3GWrT4&t

Ready For First workbook - https://amzn.to/2HkUkvF - includes cd BUT no grammar reference.

Book Lessons:

If you want to book lessons with me, complete the form on this page: http://studentlanguages.com/book-lessons/


Preview 05:51

This video tells you:

The Cambridge English: C1 Advanced Certificate (CAE) C1 level exam format. 

How many papers there are and the duration of each paper.

To pass the exam you should be getting a minimum of 60% in each exam paper.

What the different parts of the Listening paper look like, including how many questions and how many marks are awarded.

A few quick tips.

Overall Exam Structure & Listening Paper Format and Marks
12:22

This video focusses on Part 1 of the C1 Advanced (CAE) Listening Paper: 'Multiple Choice'.

It has 2 tips for how to complete this section of the exam and gives you examples to practice using these tips.

Book Lessons:

If you want to book lessons with me, complete the form on this page: http://studentlanguages.com/book-lessons/

Homework:

You also have a homework exercise:

1. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete Sample Paper 1 Part 1, which you can download from this webpage: https://www.cambridge-exams.ch/exams/Advanced_Certificate.php

2. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete the Part 1 exercises in a book: https://amzn.to/2HkUkvF

3. Read the Cambridge English: Advanced Teacher's handbook: https://shop.swiss-exams.ch/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Advanced.pdf



Answer key:

1. A

2. B

3. C

4. A

5. C

6. A


Preview 18:32

This video focusses on Part 2 of the C1 Advanced (CAE) Listening Paper: 'Sentence Completion'.

It has 3 main tips for how to complete this section of the exam and gives you examples and exercises showing and letting you practise using these tips.

It has lots of really useful exam information.

Book Lessons:

If you want to book lessons with me, complete the form on this page: http://studentlanguages.com/book-lessons/

Homework

1. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete Sample Paper 1 Part 2, which you can download from this webpage: https://www.cambridge-exams.ch/exams/Advanced_Certificate.php

2. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete the Part 2 exercises in a book: https://amzn.to/2HkUkvF

3. Read the Cambridge English: Advanced Teacher's handbook, pages 54-74: https://shop.swiss-exams.ch/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Advanced.pdf


Listening Paper - Part 2 - Tips, Technique & Practice
14:11

This video focusses on Part 3 of the C1 Advanced (CAE) Listening Paper: 'Multiple Choice'.

It has 4 main tips for how to complete this section of the exam and gives you examples and exercises showing and letting you practise using these tips.

It has lots of really useful exam information.

Book Lessons:

If you want to book lessons with me, complete the form on this page: http://studentlanguages.com/book-lessons/

Homework

1. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete Sample Paper 1 Part 3, which you can download from this webpage: https://www.cambridge-exams.ch/exams/Advanced_Certificate.php

2. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete the Part 3 exercises in a book: https://amzn.to/2HkUkvF

3. Read the Cambridge English: Advanced Teacher's handbook, pages 54-74: https://shop.swiss-exams.ch/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Advanced.pdf


ANSWER KEY

15. C

16. B

17. C

18. B

19. A

20. D

Listening Paper - Part 3 - Tips, Technique & Practice
16:39

This video focusses on Part 4 of the C1 Advanced (CAE) Listening Paper: 'Multiple Matching'.

It has 4 main tips for how to complete this section of the exam and gives you examples and exercises showing and letting you practise using these tips.

It has lots of really useful exam information.

Book Lessons:

If you want to book lessons with me, complete the form on this page: http://studentlanguages.com/book-lessons/

Homework

1. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete Sample Paper 1 Part 4, which you can download from this webpage: https://www.cambridge-exams.ch/exams/Advanced_Certificate.php

2. Use the tips and techniques in this lesson to complete the Part 4 exercises in a book: https://amzn.to/2HkUkvF

3. Read the Cambridge English: Advanced Teacher's handbook: https://shop.swiss-exams.ch/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Advanced.pdf


ANSWER KEY

21. C

22. D

23. A

24. G

25. E

26. D

27. C

28. E

29. B

30. G

Listening Paper - Part 4 - Tips, Technique & Practice
15:31

This video tells you the 5 steps you need to follow from now until your exam to ensure you get the best mark possible!!!


1 - Learn an exam strategy

2 - Use the strategy to complete a coursebook https://studentlanguages.com/c1-advanced-books - here you can find the 'Ready for Advanced' coursebook (with a grammar reference but no cds) or the workbook (with a cd - no grammar reference)

Free listening samples: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1A_z3GWrT4

3 - Specifically target your weak areas

Good grammar books:  https://studentlanguages.com/c1-advanced-books

4 - Measure your progress

Practice test book:  https://studentlanguages.com/c1-advanced-books

http://studentlanguages.com/book-lessons/   

5 - Book your exam in Cambridge: http://www.cambridgeopencentre.org/asp_pages/examinations.asp

Find your nearest exam centre: http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/find-a-centre/find-an-exam-centre/


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Advanced Practice Test Book: https://studentlanguages.com/c1-advanced-books

Handbook for teachers: https://shop.swiss-exams.ch/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Advanced.pdf

Information for candidates: www.cambridgeenglish.org/images/181151-cae-information-for-candidates-2016-document.pdf

Listening practice folder download: https://www.cambridge-exams.ch/exams/Advanced_Certificate.php 

Ultimate guide to cae: http://studentlanguages.com/cae-preparation-online/

Writing samples: http://studentlanguages.com/cae-writing-samples/


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Listening Paper - What To Do Next - Resources And How To Book Your Exam
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