FCE Writing - Types of Tasks 1

Match the words on the left with their definitions on the right. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable. ANSWERS
  • review
  • article
  • informal letter/email
  • report
  • story
  • formal letter/email
  • essay
  • a message to people you know well, written in a personal chatty style
  • a message to officials/managers etc, written in a polite style
  • a piece of writing about the quality of something (as a book, performance, or product)
  • a written composition in prose, usually nonfiction, on a specific topic
  • a short piece of writing that tells a person's thoughts or opinions about a subject
  • a logical presentation of facts and information
  • a description of imaginary people and events, which is written in order to entertain