Number one for English language teachers

Cambridge English qualifications for business (BEC)

Materials to help your students prepare for the Cambridge English Business (formerly Cambridge English BEC) exams.

bec 620x200

There are three Cambridge English Business examinations:

  • B1 Business Preliminary (formerly BEC Preliminary): covering the basics of business English.
  • B2 Business Vantage (formerly BEC Vantage): for applying for new jobs, getting a promotion or developing a career.
  • C1 Business Higher (formerly BEC Higher): practical language skills needed to operate confidently at a senior level in global business.

More information about each of these exams can be found at http://www.onestopenglish.com/exams/cambridge-esol-exams/bec/

Inside BEC: Business English Certificate

  • B2 Business Vantage: Reading: Part 1

    Author: Russell Whitehead Level: Intermediate Type: Article Staff Room

    An article by Russell Whitehead about the Cambridge English B2 Business Vantage exam reading component part 1 (the matching reading task) with tips for preparing candidates, a sample task and explanation.

  • B2 Business Vantage: Reading: Part 4

    Author: Russell Whitehead Level: Intermediate Type: Article Staff Room

    An article by Russell Whitehead about the Cambridge English B2 Business Vantage (formerly BEC Vantage Business English) exam Reading component Part 4, the lexical cloze task (vocabulary multiple-choice gap-fill task), with tips for preparing candidates and a sample task and explanation.

  • B2 Business Vantage: Listening: Part 1

    Author: Russell Whitehead Level: Intermediate Type: Article, Teaching notes Staff Room

    An article by Russell Whitehead about the Cambridge English B2 Business Vantage (formerly BEC Vantage Business English) exam Listening component Part 1 (the note completion task) with tips for preparing candidates and a sample task and explanation.

  • B2 Business Vantage: Writing: Part 1

    Author: Russell Whitehead Type: Article Staff Room

    An article by Russell Whitehead about the Cambridge English B2 Business Vantage (formerly BEC Vantage) exam Writing component Part 1 (the concise correspondence task) with tips for preparing candidates and a sample task and explanation.

  • B2 Business Vantage: Speaking: Part 2

    Author: Adrian Doff Type: Article Staff Room

    An article by Adrian Doff about the Cambridge English B2 Business Vantage exam (formerly BEC Vantage Business English), speaking component, part 2  (the mini presentation or 'long turn'  task) with tips for preparing candidates and a sample task and explanation.

  • Share

Powered by Webstructure.NET

Access denied popup