Preliminary English Test: Writing Part 3 Practice Test
Write an answer to one of the questions (7 or 8) in this
Write about 100 words.
This is part of a letter you receive from an English pen friend.
We're doing a project on life in the UK at school and I wondered if you could tell me something about a particular festival you celebrate as a family.
You are writing a letter to this pen-friend.
Write the letter in about 100 words.
Your teacher has asked you to write a story.
This is the title of the story.
Write your story in about 100 words.
More PET Writing Practice Tests and Exercises
Try some more Preliminary English Test Writing Part 1 practice tests. Other sections of this paper here.
Writing Practice Test Part 1
In Writing Part 1 you are given 5 sentences on a similar subject. You have to complete a second sentence so that it means the same as the first using a maximum of three words.
Writing Practice Test Part 2
In Writing Part 2 you have to write a short message (between 35-45 words) such as a postcard, a note or an email. The question will give you three points to include in the message.
Writing Practice Test Part 3
In Writing Part 3 of the Preliminary English Test you have to write a longer piece (around 100 words). You can choose to write either an informal letter or a short story.
The best way to improve your informal letter writing skills is to practise!
Find a pen pal or a study partner through services like Facebook.
For Part 3 practice, write emails to each other of around 100
words on different topics. For example: