Writing Task 1 in General Training writing test is ‘letter writing’. The suggested time for this task is 20 minutes and it counts as one-third of the score for the writing section.
There are three types of letter come in the exam, as follows:
- Informal style: This refers to write a letter to your friend or family member or relatives.
- Semi-formal style: This refers to write a letter to someone whom you know but formally such as Principal of the school, Boss in your office, etc.
- Formal style: This refers to write a letter to someone whom you don’t know like Manager of a restaurant, hotel manager, insurance officer, officer of city council, etc.
Writing a letter using an appropriate tone, and addressing all parts of the questions are must to score higher.