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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!

Get Ready for B1: Family Vocabulary

Get Ready for B1: Talking about Family

Talking about family is a typical topic in Part One of the Aptis Speaking tests and in many other oral exams such as Cambridge B1, Trinity Initial Stage & ISE F.

Get Ready for B1: How often do you ...?

Get Ready for B1: Adverbs of Frequency

We look at adverbs and expressions of frequency that describe how often we do an activity. “How often do you …?” is a typical oral exam question, both in Aptis Speaking and other tests.

Aptis core test

Aptis Core Test: Vocabulary and Grammar

A compliation of our Aptis Core Test practice for Aptis General, Aptis for Teachers and Aptis Advanced. Test your vocabulary and grammar and check out the differences in language use.

Aptis General Grammar Test 1

Aptis Grammar Practice Test 1

The Aptis Grammar Test explained. These grammar tests are very similar in format to the official exam, but in two ‘bite-sized’ parts. The timing is the same.

Grammar test 2

Aptis Grammar Practice Test 2

The Aptis Grammar Test forms part of the Core Test. Our tests follow official exam format and timing, and also help you with any wrong answers by explaining the rules.

Grammar Test 3

Aptis Grammar Practice Test 3

The Aptis Core Test includes the grammar component. Our grammar practice tests follow the official exam format and also explain any wrong answers.