Paper 3 - Use of English


This is going to be a page where you can access exercises online to get additional practice on areas of language you need for the Use of English paper.

Let's begin with collocations. These are very important for several exercises of the Use of English paper such as the open cloze, the gapped sentences and transformations. Having said this, they will come in handy for part 1 of the Reading paper (multiple choice cloze) as well as the summary task and writing.

Using collocations effectively in writing and speaking demonstrates sophisticated control of the language and a good range.

To begin with, here is a link to some online collocation matching exercises. I've tried quite a few of them myself and they work quite well.