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PET (now called Cambridge English: Preliminary) is Cambridge ESOL's exam which shows students` to use and deal with everyday written and spoken English at an intermediate. PET is a B1 Level exam in relation to the CEFR.

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For information regarding the PET exam go to the Cambridge ESOL website.

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Cambridge English: Preliminary speaking activities

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Video Click here to watch a recording of the Golden Tips webinar held in April 2013 by exam experts Clare Walsh and Lindsay Warwick.

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This video clip is taken from Practice Tests Plus PET 3 Multi-ROM. Both students and teachers have a lot of questions about the speaking exam. Here you can find answers about what to expect and what will happen, meaning that students are much better prepared.

Watch PET Speaking Test interviews with commentary