Why I’m happy without a smartphone

Why I'm happy without a smartphone
Exercise 5 Read the following magazine article in which the writer explains her experience without a smartphone. On the opposite page, write a summary on the reasons why she thinks owning a smartphone is not important. Your summary should be about 100 words (and no more than 120). You should use your own words as… ...

Apartments vs houses: A* Article

Apartments vs houses: A* Article
Some people enjoy living in apartments but others prefer to live in houses. Here are two comments on the subject: I prefer to have all of the up-to-date conveniences of a modern apartment. I think a traditional house is better for family life. Write an article for your school magazine, giving your views. Do you… ...

Building a Marina – A* Article

Building a Marina - A* Article
Your town council is proposing to build a marina in your area. Here are some comments from the public. More tourists will come to our town due to the marina. I am worried about the damage to the environment this would cause. Write an article for the local newspaper, giving your opinion. Building a Marina: A… ...

Kodo Ceremony – A Star Model Summary

Kodo Ceremony - A Star Model Summary
Read the following article about a presentation that was given about the Japanese Kodo ceremony. On the opposite page, write a summary about the importance of the ceremony in the past. Your summary should be about 100 words long (and no more than 120 words long). You should use your own words as far as… ...

Sleepover – A Star Model Email

Sleepover - A Star Model Email
You recently spent an enjoyable weekend at a friend’s house. Write an email to your friend, to say thank you for your stay. In your email, you should: thank your friend and say how you felt when you got home describe what you enjoyed most about your stay invite your friend to stay with you,… ...