CEFR level: C1
Scale score: 180-199
Test format: Computer or paper based
Number of parts: 4
Exam length: 4 hours
The C1 Advanced demonstrates that you can:
- Achieve a university level course
- Communicate effectively and in detail
- Form part of the workplace
- Express yourself fluently
This is a simple explanation of the tasks in the CAMBRIDGE ADVANCED EXAM, or CAE. The CAE is an exam from Cambridge Assessment English that is at level C1 in the EUROPEAN FRAMEWORK FOR LANGUAGES
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The CAE consists of 4 different parts:
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The use of English and reading (1:30 minutes). There are 8 parts in this section.
The writing (1:30 minutes). There are two questions to complete. Question 1 is obligatory. Question 2 is a choice of 3 options.
The listening (about 40 minutes). There are 4 parts to the test.
The speaking (about 15 minutes). There are 4 different tasks to complete.
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