General Training Writing Practice Test 1
Writing Task 1
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.
You have a penfriend living in another country and he/she is curious to know about the major news items in your country.
Briefly describe ONE news story that has been on TV, on the radio, or in the newspapers in your country, and explain why people are interested in it.
You should write at least 150 words.
You do NOT need to write your own address.
Begin your letter as follows:
Dear _______________ ,
Writing Task 2
You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.
As part of a class assignment you have to write about the following topic.
A healthy person is often described as someone who has a good diet, gets lots of exercise, and avoids stress.
What do people do to stay healthy in your country?
You should write at least 250 words.
Suggestions for General Training Writing Test Practice Test 1
The answer should describe an event which is in the news, and explain why people are interested. You do not need to worry if your information about the news is not accurate. You are being assessed on the way you write your answer, not on whether what you write is true.
The answer should explain clearly what people do to stay healthy in your country. Relate to diet, exercise and the avoidance of stress.