Cambridge ESOL, IELTS & PTE Academic Exam Preparation

CEFR B2 - C2 (First, Advanced and Proficiency)

IELTS band 5 - 7.5

PTE Academic CEFR B1 - B2

The Expert series develops exam skills alongside communication skills. Pearson’s most intensive course, Expert also develops your students’ writing and listening skills and offers extra practice through the MyEnglishLab component.

Expert Proficiency

Expert at a glance

Expert is for high-achievers who are serious about their exam preparation.

The course is designed in a modular way so that teachers can either follow the order of the material in the book or choose their own route through the course to meet the needs of specific classes. Each page or double-page spread is free-standing and almost always follows the same order in each module.

  • First and Advanced levels updated to meet the 2015 exam specifications. Proficiency level is tailored to the 2013 exam specifications.
  • High-level content?supported by clear, uncluttered design.
  • Each student’s book includes a set of audio CDs for listening practice.
  • Lots of practice with?instant grading?and feedback on MyEnglishLab or the more traditional Exam Maximiser.
  • A wide range of interesting and versatile topics.
  • Renowned for its high-quality listening material and challenging texts.
  • Includes an extra Grammar and Writing section to address the most challenging part of the ESOL exam.
  • Task analysis activities and?exam strategies?to help students to prepare mentally for the exam.
Expert First


Expert Advanced


Expert Proficiency


Expert for Cambridge

Available levels:?

  • First
  • Advanced
  • Proficiency

MyEnglishLab: Expert

Are your students worried about exams? Consider Expert with MyEnglishLab and offer them a range of handy tips and exam strategies.

Exam tasks that help students understand what they will be tested on.

Instant rich feedback, tips and hints and personalised support on students' common errors.

Videos of exam overview with friendly exam tutor.

Exam Practice Test and Mock timed test.

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