Vocabulary practice for the Cambridge PET exam
On this page you will learn some names for English shops. You can also try a Preliminary English Test Writing Part 2 task to help you practise any new shopping vocabulary you learn.
Going shopping? Where will you buy these things?
Complete the text below with the missing words:
Have you got a local stationer's?
Do you buy your bread in a baker's or a supermarket?
Write sentences about your local shops and your own shopping habits.
An English friend of yours is staying at your place for a few days. There's no food in the house and you've had to go out.
Write a note to your friend. In your note you should:
*Tell her where you've gone.
*Ask her to go shopping for lunch.
*Recommend one or two shops she could go to and what she could buy.
Write about 35-45 words.