Writing – FCE B2

PAPER 2: WRITING consists of two different writing tasks, 140-190 words each, to be completed in 1 hour 20 minutes.
  • Part 1 – Essay [Compulsory]   Candidates are given input in the form of an essay title to respond to, along with accompanying notes to guide their writing.
  • Part 2    Candidates choose one from a choice of three questions. They are expected to be able to write text types such as an article, a formal or informal letter/email, a report or a review.


Writing reference

For model questions and answers, and some guidance follow the links below:

For all task types, questions are constructed to enable candidates to display their English language proficiency at CEFR B2 level; candidates should take special care to read every part of each question, and not to omit any required development of the topic.