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CPE Preparation - Writting Task - Unit 2

From: Grammar for CAE and proficiency by Martin Hewings
Unit 2: Writing Task - You are on the committee of an organisation called Sport for Youth, which encourages young people to become more involved in sports. The next annual conference will be held in your home town. Delegates have received a provisional programme, but you nee to write a letter to them shortly before the conference giving them further details about the first day, and suggesting what they might do in the evening. Read the provisional programme and some notes you took at a recent meeting of the organizing committee. Write a letter to delegates in 180-220 words.

Dear Delegate,

I am very pleased to welcome you to the 15th Annual Conference of Sport for Youth which will be held in the ExCel, London from the 12th to the 15th of December. A programme for the the first day was provided and here are some final details aiming at making your experience at the Conference as enjoyable as possible.
Registration desks will open at 8…

CPE Preparation - Writting Task - Unit 1

From: Grammar for CAE and proficiency by Martin Hewings
Unit 1: Writing Task - You have recently read an article in an English language magazine aimed at young adults, which reported a survey finding that television was considered to be the most important invention of the last 100 years. You decide to write an article arguing that another invention has had as great an impact. Describe the invention and the impact it has had on our world, and say why you think it is a more important invention than television.

One can argue that the television, our sole mean of virtual entertainment for many years, was the most important invention of the last 100 years. This, however, is overshadowed by the invention of the Internet. This becomes clear when we consider that, nowadays, the usage of the latter is more present in everyday life than the former.
The Internet is responsible for connecting people across the globe, from the English student in Japan to the CEO of a large American company, everyone …