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FCE - Writing

 
  Formal Transactional Letter  
     
  When you are writing a transactional letter you must include all the relevant infromation you are given in the prompts. You will also be given credit if you include extra relevant points that you have thought of yourself.

Make sure you have clear if the letter they are asking you to write is formal or informal and that you have included all the points.
 
     
 
 

Dear _________________,

Paragraph 1  
Paragraph 2  
Paragraph 3  
Paragraph 4  
Closing expression (s)  
Yours,  
First name + surname  

 
     
  Points that you should remember  
     
 
  • Include the points from all the prompts.
  • Add relevant information from your imagination.
  • Make sure you have divided your writing into paragraphs.
  • Check your writing for spelling mistakes.
  • Check your writing for grammar mistakes.
  • Make sure you have written in a formal style.
  • Make sure you ask the questions you need to.
  • Remember that all the questions are indirect questions.