Cambridge | A2 Key for Schools

Cambridge | A2 Key for Schools

From sample tests to exam tasks or online practice exercises, ensuring every student is ready on exam day.

For Students

Free Computer-based sample tests - current sample tests

You will need to use the Firefox browser to access these sample tests. You can download Firefox for free. Once downloaded, open Firefox and use the links below to view the tests.

Watch the tutorial before you start to help you understand what you need to do.

Check your answers as you do the test. Once the test has finished you will not be able to check them.

Use the answer keys below

Free Digital sample tests - effective as of April 1, 2024

New sample tests will be implemented for exams beginning April 1, 2024. Cambridge will upgrade from computer-based exams to an improved digital platform - Cambridge English Qualifications Digital. Find out more about digital assessment and its many benefits. Logo Cambridge English Exams Digital Swiss Exams

Watch the tutorial to understand how to complete an A2 Key for Schools digital exam.

Listening Time: approximately 30 minutes

Reading and Writing Time: 1 hour

Free Paper-based sample test

Download sample papers for A2 Key for Schools

Vocabulary resources

A guide to the vocabulary for the KEY and KEY for Schools exams (PDF)

Speaking resources

Free online activities

We have activities for reading, writing, listening, grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary. Go to free online activities.

Games and social media

Games, videos and social networking are all great ways to improve your English. Find out what is available from Cambridge Assessment English.

Assistance for candidates

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Assistance for schools and teachers

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