Information

Publisher:
Global ELT
Author:
Andrew Betsis, Lawrence Mamas
Year:
June 10, 2021
Exercises:
14
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Advanced Writing

Advanced Writing - CEFR Levels: C1 & C2

Key Features

• 11 theme-based units that help students learn new vocabulary and helpful phrases that they can use in their writing tasks.

• Thorough preparation with ideas and tips on how to approach writing tasks that students might encounter in advanced-level exams e.g. Cambridge Assessment English: C1 Advanced (CAE) or  C2 Proficiency (CPE), LanguageCert Levels C1 & C2 and Trinity ISE III. 

• All task types are covered extensively: essay, report, review, letter (formal/informal), proposal and article. 

• Each unit includes writing tasks based on the unit topic with Model Answers and an abundance of writing tips.

1.1
Writing
40 mins
You have listened to a radio discussion programme about transport facilities which need money from local authorities.
You have listened to a radio discussion programme about transport facilities which need money from local authorities.
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Discussion

Discussion

1.2
Writing
40 mins
You have listened to a radio interview programme about the causes of car accidents for a government safety awareness campaign.
You have listened to a radio interview programme about the causes of car accidents for a government safety awareness campaign.
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Discussion

Discussion

2.1
Writing
45 mins
An English speaking friend of yours lives in a small apartment with a flatmate.
An English speaking friend of yours lives in a small apartment with a flatmate.
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Informal message

Informal message

3.11
Writing
45 mins
The principal of the college where you study has asked you to prepare a proposal for integrating some of the recently-arrived international students and solving any problems they may have.
The principal of the college where you study has asked you to prepare a proposal for integrating some of the recently-arrived international students and solving any problems they may have.
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Argument

Argument

4.1
Writing
45 mins
As part of a student committee, you have been asked by the principal to investigate ways to promote a healthier lifestyle for its students.
As part of a student committee, you have been asked by the principal to investigate ways to promote a healthier lifestyle for its students.
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Report

Report

5.1
Writing
45 mins
A website for book-lovers has asked its readers to submit a review of a novel they’ve read recently.
A website for book-lovers has asked its readers to submit a review of a novel they’ve read recently.
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Review

Review

6.1
Writing
45 mins
You have taken part in a discussion about which measures could be taken to save energy and reduce carbon emissions in the home.
You have taken part in a discussion about which measures could be taken to save energy and reduce carbon emissions in the home.
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Essay

Essay

6.2
Writing
45 mins
You have listened to a radio programme about the best ways to raise awareness of environmental issues.
You have listened to a radio programme about the best ways to raise awareness of environmental issues.
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Essay

Essay

7.1
Writing
45 mins
Write a letter applying for the job advertised.
Write a letter applying for the job advertised.
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Letter

Letter

7.2
Writing
45 mins
The advert below appeared on the website Do-Good. Write a letter applying for the job advertised.
The advert below appeared on the website Do-Good. Write a letter applying for the job advertised.
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Letter

Letter

8.1
Writing
40 mins
Following a staff meeting in which issues were raised concerning working conditions, your boss has asked you for ways to improve the workspace for you and your colleagues.
Following a staff meeting in which issues were raised concerning working conditions, your boss has asked you for ways to improve the workspace for you and your colleagues.
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Proposal

Proposal

9.1
Writing
40 mins
You are taking a business class, and for your next assignment your tutor has asked you to visit and then write a report on a large new public leisure centre in your area.
You are taking a business class, and for your next assignment your tutor has asked you to visit and then write a report on a large new public leisure centre in your area.
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Report

Report

9.2
Writing
40 mins
You are a member of a student group that is campaigning for a music festival to be hosted in your town.
You are a member of a student group that is campaigning for a music festival to be hosted in your town.
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Report

Report

10.1
Writing
30 mins
You have a website that you visit regularly. You would like to submit it for consideration.
You have a website that you visit regularly. You would like to submit it for consideration.
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Review

Review