B2 First Vocabulary:


“Essential” is an adjective that is used to talk about something that is necessary. This adjective could come up in any part of the exam, and candidates should be able to easily use it in in the writing and speaking paper.

Below are examples of how 'Essential' could be used in the B2 First (FCE) exam.
Speaking Part 4:

Examiner: “How to you think the government can help reduce pollution?”

Candidate: “Well, I think it is essential that they encourage businesses to be more environmentally friendly”

Reading and Use of English Part 1:

A clear day without wind or rain is (4)…… in order to be able to do a parachute jump.

A. essential

B. indispensable

C. forced

D. wanted

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