This is an example of Exercise 6 where you write approximately 150–200 words of continuous prose, in response to a short stimulus (which may take the form of pictures) and/or short prompts. The question includes information on the purpose, format and audience.
In this example, you are going on a holiday, but your sister cannot come. Your parents have said you can invite a friend instead. Write an email to your friend, inviting him to join you on holiday with your family.
In the email, you asked to include the following:
- Explain why your sister is unable to come
- Describe where your are going and what you plan to do
- Say why you think your friend should come.
More practice exercises for IGCSE Writing Section:
School Magazine: Teenager Choices at SchoolInformal Email: New AttractionInformal Email: Birthday PartySchool Newspaper: Secure our SportSchool Magazine: Move or StayInformal Email: Holiday TripInformal Email: Interesting Meeting