Formal and informal writing

Submitted by Marc Stewart on Wed, 2018-01-03 22:24

Literacy: (a) Use tone, style and register for different forms, purposes and audiences, Wt/L1.4, Wt/L2.5, Wt/L2.6, Functional English - writing

Level: L1, L2, GCSE L1-5

Resource type: Worksheet or assignment, Writing prompts

A set of two exercises (one vocabulary exercise, then a directed writing exercise) plus an extension (fun exercise where learners use the ‘wrong’ register to write a text) to learn about formal and informal language in English.

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Love the final exercise :) The examples (which involve David Beckham and a broken washing machine) are hilarious.

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4 page PDF with curriculum mapping
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