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Linkers and connectors - English Subject Area. Makeover17. Makeover9. Makeover25. Name: Danielle School: 'Cultura Inglesa' (English Culture) I had never felt so nervous before as in {1} the day I was chosen by my teacher to explain something.


The simple idea of talking in front of all my friends scared me. And I still had to write something in order to {***} {2}my collegues take notes. Actually Maths wasn't a pain in the neck for me. Being picked on to answer a question in {5} the blackboard was always one of my biggest fears. So I breathed deeply. In the end my answer was right, although while writing I was told that there was something that I couldn't had{10} done. FCE Writing Guide: Writing a review. Look at this task.

FCE Writing Guide: Writing a review

You have been asked to write a short film review for a school /college magazine. Choose any film which you think might be of interest to your fellow students. The film can be in any language and it can be of any type: comedy, thriller, science fiction, romance, historical drama etc. Your brief is to include a clear description of the story/contents, to comment on what you think the most successful and least successful features are, and to give an overall recommendation. Write about 250 words. First, choose a film to review. The purpose of a review is firstly to give factual information about the subject, and secondly to give an opinion about it which will help the reader to decide whether to buy the book, see the play or film or visit the exhibition. Reviews normally contain three main ingredients: overview, pros and cons, and verdict, which are described more fully below. El blog para preparar el "writing" de la Escuela Oficial de Idiomas: Connectors and linkers.

El uso adecuado de conectores es muy valorado por los examinadores.

El blog para preparar el "writing" de la Escuela Oficial de Idiomas: Connectors and linkers

Pero, ojo, puede ser una arma de doble filo ya que si están bien colocados y en armonía con el registro de tu texto, mejoran sin duda la cohesión del mismo; sin embargo, pueden comprometer en gran medida la coherencia y cohesión si se incluyen erróneamente o hay una sobrecarga de linkers. Quizás por insistir machaconamente en la conveniencia de utilizar connectors, l@s alumn@s se obsesionan tanto que los incluyen sí, pero sin orden ni concierto, y el resultado es que a veces hay tal saturación que en un párrafo se encuentran casi más conectores que ideas desarrolladas. Por tanto, recuerda que vale más un texto con ideas que tengan sentido y presentadas con un orden lógico que otro que carezca de sentido por muchas linking words que tenga.

Narrative Essay Examples. In a narrative essay you tell a story, but you also make a point.

Narrative Essay Examples

So, it is like a story told for a reason. Narrative Essays: To Tell a Story There are four types of essays: Exposition - gives information about various topics to the reader. Description - describes in detail characteristics and traits. A narrative essay uses all the story elements - a beginning and ending, plot, characters, setting and climax - all coming together to complete the story. Essential Elements of Narrative Essays The focus of a narrative essay is the plot, which is told using enough details to build to a climax.

It is usually told chronologically.It usually has a purpose, which is usually stated in the opening sentence.It may use dialogue.It is written with sensory details and vivid descriptions to involve the reader. All of these elements need to seamlessly combine. Persuasive Writing For and Against - Intermediate Level Writing for ESL. Read the following paragraphs.

Persuasive Writing For and Against - Intermediate Level Writing for ESL

Notice that this paragraph presents the pros and cons of a shorter work week. Introducing a short work week may lead to both positive and negative affects on society. For workers, the advantages of shortening the work week include more free time. This will lead to stronger family relationships, as well as better physical and mental health for all. An increase in free time should lead to more service sector jobs as people find ways to enjoy their extra leisure time. On the other hand, a shorter work week may damage the ability to compete in the global workplace. In summary, it is clear that there would be a number of positive gains for individual workers if the work week were shortened. Tips for Writing a For and Against Argument Helpful Language Expressing Both Sides pros and cons advantages and disadvantages plus and minus Providing Additional Arguments. PART 1: PROPOSAL - CAE WRITING - CAMBRIDGE ADVANCED CERTIFICATE IN ENGLISH. Exam: CAE Course: WRITING Part 1, Exam 3 After reading the exam question given, answer it by completing the spaces shown.


Drag and drop or type the words given, to create the correct document. Exam question: Related document 1: Proposal for Improvements to the Library This proposal (1) at how the library facilities at the international college library could be improved, bearing in (2) that money is limited. Firstly, one of the main (7) with the library are the (8) hours. . (13) , the work space available is not (14) . (7) , the resources are extremely (18) .