FORMAL LETTER
You are organising a trip for a group of 4 friends. You have found some accommodation which you quite like. 

Write to the manager of the accommodation. In the letter: 

- explain when you want to visit the accommodation
- tell the manager the reason for your visit
- ask about the facilities of the accommodation

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You have seen a course at a local college and you are interested in knowing more details about the course. 

Write a letter to the admissions manager at the college, requesting more information. In your letter:
        • explain which course you are interested in 
        • ask about the details of the course
        • request more information to be sent

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You recently travelled by train to another city and you left something on the train.
 
Write a letter to your friend. In your letter
  • explain where you think you have left it
  • tell the office about the item you have lost
  • tell the office what you would like to happen next

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You have received a bill from the company which supplies the electricity to your house.
The bill contains a figure much higher than you expected.


Write a letter to the manager at the electricity company. In your letter
• tell the manager about the letter you received
• explain why you think this amount is too high
• describe what you would like the company to do
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SEMI-FORMAL LETTER
Your colleague wrote to you to ask if you can cover their work next month while they are on holiday.

Write a letter to your colleague telling her/him that you are unable to take the work. In your letter, you should:
  • tell her / him you cannot take the work
  • explain why you cannot take the work
  • suggest a solution for your colleague

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You have heard about a new product or service which you think could be used in your job to make your work easier.

Write a letter to your manager. In your letter
    • tell her / him about the product or service
    • explain why this product or service would be good for your work 
    • tell her / him what you think should happen next

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Your teacher gave you some homework but you were not able to complete it for some reason.

Write a letter to your teacher. In your letter:
• explain that you have not completed your homework
• tell your teacher why you were not able to complete the homework
• apologise and say what you plan to do


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INFORMAL LETTER
You are thinking of starting the same course which your friend took last year. You have some questions about this course.
 
Write a letter to your friend. In your letter
  • tell your friend about your plans to start this course
  • ask your friend some questions about this course
  • arrange a time to meet your friend to talk about your questions

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You recently received a letter from a friend asking for advice about whether to go to
college or to try to get a job. You think he/she should get a job.


Write a letter to your friend. In your letter
•        say why he/she would not enjoy going to college
•        explain why getting a job is a good idea for him/her
•        suggest types of jobs that would be suitable for him her


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