How exactly to write letters, essays, reports, reviews, articles.


  • 2. INFORMAL LETTER IN 7 STEPS 1. SALUTATION, (Comma & Hey!) 2. START A LETTER Thank for the letter that is previous apologize for not writing before, a couple of questions regarding family or friends. (1 short paragraph) — Informal letters to strangers: good reason why you are writing — 3. BODY Answer the info that you have now been told, express your interest to learn more info on that which was previously mentioned. Make positive comments, respond 1 by 1 & use imagination. (2 paragraphs) 4. END YOUR LETTER with some questions so your receiver feels, motivated to reply. Give news, be emotional, plan a date, leave contact details (1 short pragraph ) 5. CLOSING LINE (1 line 10 – 15 words) 6. COMPLIMENTARY CLOSE (a few words) You might use contractions or phrasal verbs ?
  • 3. INFORMAL LETTER 1. Dear Martin, 2. TO START A LETTER • Thank you for the letter. It had been great to know away from you. How’s your new baby? • Thanks for your letter and sorry for not replying sooner. • Sorry We haven’t written for such a long time. I’ve been really busy lately. So that you bought a house that is new! How is it?
  • 4. 6. COMPLIMENTARY CLOSE • Love, • Lots of love, • Cheers! Take it simple! • Best wishes, • All the best, Marking Code: Capitalization, Organisation, Punctuation, Register/Formality, Sentence Structure, Spelling, Wrong form, Word order, Wrong tense, Wrong word, Word(s) missing, Omit word. INFORMAL LETTER 5. TO END A LETTER • Give my love to… • Ok, i have surely got to go now, so see you soon! • That’s about all. Do write soon and let me know everything you’ve been doing. • I look forward to seeing you soon. Thank you ahead of time for the help.
  • 5. “Task letter”
  • 6. 1. Hello Simon, 2. I’m glad you have in mind my country. As your friend said, i want us to email each other to help me enhance your English. 3. i’d like to start by telling you a little about myself and my loved ones. My name’s Ivo and I reside in Kutna Hora, which is about 45 minutes from Prague by car. I used to get results for a company that is medical now I’m understanding how to be a salesperson. In the foreseeable future I want a working job where I can travel for might work. I’ve been already to some places in Europe but I’ve never been to an country that is english-speaking. I live aware of my parents, which will be convenient, as I do not have to do much housework and my meals are cooked for me. My younger brother is studying at university. Than me, we get on quite well although he is four years younger. We both enjoy music and snowboarding. 4. think about you? Have you ever been to the Czech Republic? It would be great in the event that you could come over one day and we could fix up a meeting. The trend is to inform me your plans? 5. Anyway, i have to go and acquire on with might work! Looking forward to hearing away from you soon. 6. Best wishes, 7. Siore (180-190 words)

  • 8. FORMAL LETTER IN 7 STEPS 1. SALUTATION, To strangers: To whom it may concern, 2. START A LETTER State the Reason why you might be writing. (1 paragraph that is short 3. BODY Answer the information and knowledge that you have already been told. Give facts about the issue you are currently talking about. Respond the job references 1 by 1 & use imagination. (2 paragraphs) 4. END YOUR LETTER by expressing what do you wish to get as a result or answer. (Offer solutions, ask for something in exchange). Leave contact information (1 short pragraph ) 5. CLOSING LINE (look ahead to ______ing ….) 6. COMPLIMENTARY CLOSE (2 words) You might not use contractions NOR phrasal verbs ?
  • 9. FORMAL LETTER ORGANISING THE given information firstly Secondly In addition Lastly / last but most certainly not least 5. TO GET RID OF A LETTER I am looking forward to hearing from you soon. Don’t use contractions. Dear Sir/Madam, Dear Mr. / Mrs. Smith Yours faithfully Yours sincerely 6. COMPLIMENTARY CLOSE yours sincerely, yours faithfully,
  • 10. 1. Dear Mr. Smith, 2. I am writing to apply for the career of . that I saw advertised in «The Guardian» newspaper. 3. I am 23 yrs old as well as as soon as I am studying … at is legal …. .Having studied English for over seven years I am a fluent speaker associated with the language. My qualifications also include Proficiency certificates in both French and German. In terms of experience is concerned, I have worked as . for . As for my personality, people let me know I am . 4. I feel I would be ideal for this working job because I. . This may give me the opportunity to ….. . I would also just like the opportunity to. 5. I look ahead to hearing from you. 6. yours sincerely, 7. Siorella Gonzales
  • 11. FCE ESSAY BEFORE YOU BEGIN think about a solution into the Essay question! Plan your essay. (Brainstorm for 5-10 minutes) Manage some time. (Aprox. 40 minutes) WHEN YOU FINISH make certain you have expressed yourself clearly. Look at your writing for grammar & spelling mistakes. TIPS NO contractions, colloquial expressions or ‘chatty’ style. Use complex grammar structures and vocabulary that is sophisticated conditional sentences and all PRESENT,PAST, FUTURE tenses. Give your OPINION IN THE final end, NOT in the beginning.
  • 12. The introduction should: • Start general and go til specific • be 3 to 4 sentences long. • have a sentence or 2 in regards to the topic in general. • have a sentence telling your reader perhaps the essay will once look at or both sides of this issue. • have a question/idea that you will answer in your essay. (Paragraph 4) in conclusion should: • begin with :: In closing” ,“In the end”, “To sum up” etc… • be 2 to 3 sentences long. • Include a listing of your points that are main. • have a reference into the question that is originaltry to rephrase it). • have your opinion: “I believe…” I think” “I reckon” • haven’t any new information.
  • 13. STRUCTURING YOUR ESSAY Mathematics! • Most people come up with 10-12 words per line. • You have to write a total of 190 words, so you should write on 18 lines as a whole. INTRODUCTION: (general thought) 3 lines (30-40 words) Paragraph 1/ Idea 1 4 lines (40 words) Paragraph 2 / Idea 2 4 lines (40 words) Paragraph 3 / Idea 3 4 lines (40 words) to conclude, 3 lines (30-40 words)
  • 16. TASK 3: a. Write the draft that is first of essay in a piece of paper. (10 min) b. Look at your partner’s draft that is first.
  • 17. ESSAY LINKS http://teacher.sch es/writing/persuas iveflash/transition alwords.htm http://www.flo- ents/writing/linkin g/ Example question In class you have been technology that is discussing. Now, your English teacher has asked one to write an essay. Write an essay using all the notes and present known reasons for your point of view. You must write your answer in 140-190 words in an appropriate style. Nowadays, technology is everywhere. Has technology made people’s lives better or worse? Notes Write about: 1.medical science 2.the internet 3.your idea that is own
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