You are about to read a short analysis made to question the ICFES intention to force an exam that does not really test our students English skills. The CEF has made up a set of benchmarks that guarantees the language mobility of any individual in the European Community. Why does the Ministerio de Educacion Nacional use an extract of the CAMBRIDGE PLACEMENT TEST to assess our students English skills affirming that both are similar? CEF+CAMBRIDGE+BC+MEN=COLOMBIAN STUDENTS ENGLISH LANGUAGE SKILLS. Perhaps, Everything is about money.