Learning grammar and writing isn't enough to master the English language.You must understand common English idioms if you want to score well on the CAE examination.
More often than not, for example , the answer to one of your reading test question could lie behind an idiom that you are not familiar with.The same applies to the listening test, you might understand most of what is being said only to get lost after hearing the obligatory idiom.
This book contains 50 of the most common idioms that usually turn up in CAE examinations.
Cambridge English ADVANCED Practice Tests Plus 2 2014
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