Writing – CAE C1

PAPER 2: WRITING consists of two different writing tasks, 220-260 words each, to be completed in 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • Part 1 is a compulsory question. Candidates are expected to write an essay in response to a proposition to discuss, and accompanying text.
  • In Part 2 candidates choose one task from a choice of three questions. They are expected to be able to write nonspecialised text types such as a letter, a report, a proposal, 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 C1 level; candidates should take special care to read every part of each question, and not to omit any required development of the topic.