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By Jan Bell, Amanda Thomas, Richard Acklam, Elaine Boyd, Sally Burgess and Araminta Crace.    

Gold Features

The worldwide leader in exam teaching

As the bestselling exam series for nearly two decades and trusted by teachers everywhere, Gold has helped over 8 million students worldwide to succeed in their Cambridge English exams.

Gold takes students from Preliminary to Advanced level, helping build their confidence and develop natural speaking skills in English every step of the way.

Available now: Gold B2 First New Edition

  • New content including many new readings and listenings, and all new visuals
  • 12 units rather than 14
  • Increased level of difficulty for reading and listening
  • Improved grammar: more detail, depth, engagement and activities
  • New full practice test, and two more to downloadProgress test every three units
  • Audio scripts in back of book
  • Course specific MyEnglishLab

A fun and communicative course 

Gold is a fun and communicative course which is light on the page but thorough in its preparation, and helps take some of the pressure out of a serious subject.

Providing enjoyable, communicative classes with a strong emphasis on personalisation, Gold continues to be the popular choice for teachers around the world. 

Support for teachers

Gold combines interesting topics and thorough language and skills development with exam support. It offers structured work for your students on how to approach the exam, with advice for you on how to teach for exams.

Explaining exam details

Gold's focus is on preparing for exams, as well as developing language skills. It offers support on how to approach different task types, and offers helpful exam hints throughout the course.

Engaging mixed-ability classes

Gold prepares students for serious exams while keeping your classroom fun and communicative. With genuinely interesting texts alongside lots of opportunity for discussions and a chance to talk about real life experiences, Gold is a great way to engage your classroom. 

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Exam Maximiser Exam Maximiser Exam Maximiser Exam Maximiser Exam Maximiser
Teachers Book Teachers Book Teachers Book Teachers Book Teachers Book

Component Preliminary Pre First First Advanced
Coursebook with MyEnglishLab 9781447962045   9781408297926 9781447955443
Exam Maximiser with online audio (no key) 9781447907381 9781447907275 9781447907176 9781447907084
Teacher’s Book with online testmaster 9781447907398 9781447907282 9781447907183 9781447907091
Exam Maximiser Audio CDs 9781447973935 9781447973911 9781447973898 9781447973867
Coursebook 9781292124933 9781447909446 9781447907145 9781447907046
Coursebook with online audio   9781447907275 9781447907145 9781447907046
Class audio CD 9781447973928 9781447973904 9781447973874 9781447973843
Component First New Edition
Coursebook with MyEnglishLab 9781292217765
Coursebook 9781292202273
Class audio CD 9781292202426
eText Access Card 9781292202082
eText Access Code Online
eText & MyEnglishLab Access Card 9781292202099
eText & MyEnglishLab Access Code Online
Teacher’s Book w/ DVD-ROM 9781292217789
Teacher’s MyEnglishLab Access Online
ActiveTeach 9781292202624
Maximiser 9781292202235
Maximiser w/ Key 9781292202242
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