Vocabulary mind maps

Vocabulary: Using Mind Maps

How can we remember new words? Making and using mind maps that visually represent information is a great way to memorise vocabulary. We show you how to do it in this video.

Aptis General Vocabulary Test 1

Aptis Vocabulary Practice Test 1

The Aptis Vocabulary Test is explained here. You’ll find descriptions of all four parts of this component, plus exam-style practice in a format very similar to the official test.

Aptis General Vocabulary Test 3

Aptis Vocabulary Practice Test 3

This Aptis Vocabulary Test has 25 questions divided into four mini-tests, one for each type of question you have to answer in this component.

Vocab Test 2

Aptis Vocabulary Practice Test 2

Test your vocabulary here. There are 25 questions divided into four mini-tests, one for each type of question you’re asked in this component.

Teachers vocab test 1

Aptis for Teachers: Vocabulary Practice Test 1

The Aptis for Teachers Vocabulary Test is explained here. You’ll find descriptions of all four question-types, plus exam-style practice in a format very similar to the official test.

Advanced Vocabulary Test 1

Aptis Advanced Vocabulary Practice Test 1

Aptis Advanced Vocabulary Test consists of 25 questions testing four aspects of vocabulary: word pairs, definitions, usage & combinations. Our tests follow the official format.

The typical uses of 'get'

Vocabulary: The Typical Uses of ‘Get’

We look at the typical uses of ‘get’, an extremely common verb in spoken English. In fact, you hear it in most native-speaker conversations, with a variety of meanings. So let’s practise!

Travel and holiday vocabulary

Vocabulary: Travel and Holidays

Travel and Holidays are two topics that often come up in Aptis test questions. Practise them here with a variety of short exercises and a mini-test too.

Adjectives + prepositions

Vocabulary: Adjectives plus Prepositions

There are no definite rules about using adjectives plus prepositions. You just need to read and practise. It’s another example of collocation, as tested in the Aptis Core Test.

When to use the verbs 'make' and 'do'

Vocabulary: Make or Do?

Should I use ‘make’ or’ ‘do’? These verbs are often the same in many European languages, which doesn’t help. Do I make my homework, or do my homework?  Find out here!