Writing

A1 I can write a short, simple postcard, for example, sending best wishes whilst on holiday. I can fill in forms with personal details, for example, my name, nationality and address on a hotel registration form.
A2 I can write short, simple notes and messages. I can write a very simple personal letter, for example, thanking someone for something.
B1 I can write a simple connected text on topics which are familiar, or of personal interest to me. I can write personal letters describing experiences and impressions.
B2 I can write clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects related to my interests. I can write an essay or report, passing on information or giving reasons in support of or against a particular point of view. I can write letters highlighting the personal significance of events and experiences.
C1 I can express myself in clear, well-structured text, expressing points of view at some length. I can write about complex subjects in a letter, an essay or a report, underlining what I consider to be the salient issues. I can select a style appropriate to the reader in mind.
C2 I can write clear, smoothly flowing text in an appropriate style. I can write complex letters, reports or articles which present a case with an effective logical structure which helps the recipient to notice and rememer significant points. I can write summaries and reviews of professional or literary works.

Last Modified: 09-09-2014