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Here you will find exclusive English File materials. You can:
- View and download teaching resources for use in your English File classes
- Read the latest articles about English File - including a regular feature from authors Clive Oxenden and Christina Latham-Koenig
- Watch the latest English File videos
- Get exclusive sample material from the forthcoming third editions - before anybody else!
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Full listening scripts from the Student’s Book as Word documents to adapt and use in your lessons.
What is the Common European Framework of Reference? What are its aims?
The main aim of the Language Portfolio is to present language qualifications and learning experiences in a clear way. This document contains three sections: the Passport, the Biography, and the Dossier. It gives an overview of descriptors as well as a detailed breakdown of where they are covered in each lesson of the Student’s Book.
Adapting Tests for students with dyslexia
- Guide for adapting tests PDF ( 102 KB )
The New English File and English File third edition wordlists, with key lexical phrases and vocabulary items.
Weblinks with topics related to the lessons and suggested ‘mini-projects’.
What Study Link is, how it works, and how it helps.
English File Vocabulary Calendar February PDF ( 99 KB )
A two-page PDF with all the YOU HEAR/YOU SAY language from the Practical English lessons – perfect for students who are travelling. This is also available in black and white, and on the Student’s Site.
Make your own cloze exercises, using your own texts or texts from the New English File and English File third edition Student's Book.
- Elementary Cloze Maker
- Pre-intermediate Cloze Maker
- Intermediate Cloze Maker
- Intermediate Plus Cloze Maker
- Upper-intermediate Cloze Maker
- Advanced Cloze Maker
- Elementary 3rd Edition Cloze Maker
- Pre-Intermediate 3rd Edition Cloze Maker
- Intermediate 3rd Edition Cloze Maker
Download adaptable New English File and English File third edition crosswords, or make your own to give your students fun vocabulary practice.
These documents map New English File and English File third edition to the CEFR. It gives an overview of descriptors which shows where they are covered in New English File and English File third edition, and a detailed breakdown of the Student’s book which shows the descriptors covered in each lesson.
ESOL guides map New English File to the Adult ESOL core curriculum, and Skills for Life exam guides for Cambridge ESOL.
Use these ideas as 'fillers' at the end of a class. Many of them will also work well as warmers, or as quick revision activities.
The New English File and English File third edition syllabuses.
A guide to the interactive exercises, games, and resources on the New English File Student’s Site.
English File Videos
Our YouTube channel features videos to support your teaching and to develop new skills.
Practise your English on the New English File website.