Ready for... Series

This targeted series of in-depth exam training books provide the confidence and skills required by students who are preparing to sit the Cambridge English exams, comprehensively preparing students for the PET, First, IELTS and Advanced tests. Regular help boxes and invaluable Ready For… sections tackle each of the individual papers, further familiarizing students with the exam content. The series develops and coaches students towards exam success, and can be used alongside a general English course or alone as intensive exam preparation. Both the Coursebooks and the Workbooks are available with and without answer keys.

What makes Ready for... Series special?

Unique Features: First, IELTS, Advanced

- The First and Advanced Coursebooks have been updated and revised to include the changes to the relevant Cambridge English exams in 2015.

- Ready for First and Advanced are accompanied by Macmillan Practice Online courses.

- Useful boxes are designed to help perform different tasks: What To Expect In The Exam, How To Go About It, Don't Forget!, and Useful Expressions/ Language.

- Language Focus sections encourage analysis and revision of the main grammar areas; Vocabulary sections help increase students' lexis; and Word Building/Formation sections focus on the most important aspects of word formation, ensuring students are fully prepared for this element of the Use of English part of the exam.

- A two-page Review section at end of each unit offers revision and practice of the new language from the unit.

- Supplementary Ready For… units give detailed information and training on each paper of the exam.

- A Grammar Reference section at the end of the Coursebook offers detailed explanations of the unit grammar.

Unique Features: PET

- There are two complete practice tests in the Coursebook, and six more on the accompanying CD-ROM.

- Get Ready for PET… boxes offer advice and clear, helpful exam tips, with accompanying exercises.

- A Grammar and Vocabulary Practice section at the back of the book ensures students are fully equipped to do well in the exam with the appropriate language for this level.

- Examples of student writing with examiner's comments and marks guide students towards communicating the required message clearly and coherently, helping ensure exam success. 


Niveles: PET - First - IELTS - Advanced

Alcance: CEFR / A2+ - C1

Carga horaria: 6+ horas semanales.

Editorial: Macmillan Publishers

For Students


Workbook + Audio CD  

CD-ROM (only available with PET and IELTS)

Practice Online (only available with First and Advaced)


For Teachers

Teacher's Book  

Teacher's Book DVD-ROM (only available with First and Advanced)

Class CDs  

Scope & Sequence