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Straight to Advanced

Straight to Advanced is a short, intensive course that prepares students for the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) exam.

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An exam preparation course for students who will sit an external exam, providing a carefully staged approach and offering expertise in exam preparation. Optimise helps students understand how certain exam tasks are designed, what they are testing and how to ensure they get the best possible marks as well as improving their overall language level.

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For more information see the Optimise webpage











Straight to First

An intensive preparation course for students preparing for the Cambridge English: First (FCE). Ideal for short courses, for afternoon courses with 25 hours of lessons and as a holiday coursebook.

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Ready for Series

Ready for Advanced and Ready for First offer the perfect preparation for students in Italy who are working towards Cambridge Advanced (CAE) and Cambridge First (FCE). These new editions are fully updated for the new exams with particular emphasis on speaking practice to build students’ confidence and writing tasks to help students feel well prepared. Visit our exams portal to find out more.

Download our Italian wordlists for Ready for Advanced and Ready for First.

More information on Ready for First 3rd edition

More information on Ready for Advanced

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Trinity ISE I and II

Official practice papers for Trinity’s Integrated Skills in English I and II, Reading & Writing. Trinity’s ISE exams reflect how communicative skills are used in real life. ISE I is for students at B1 and ISE II is for students at B2.

See Trinity ISE I and II on the Macmillan Education Spain site.


Language Practice

Each title in the Language Practice series offers a combination of two books, with grammar presented clearly in the first half, and vocabulary input and practice offered in the second half. It ensures students’confidence with language develops through the levels. Language Practice for First and Language Practice for Advanced are now packaged with access to online practice.

See Language Practice on Macmillan English.


Our other exam titles include the Testbuilder Series, our courses on IELTS and the Improve your Skills series.

See the Exams section on Macmillan English.