B2 First Writing
There are 2 parts in the B2 First Writing paper.
You need to answer 1 question in each part which means 2 questions in total.
Part 1 - your answer is always an essay.
Part 2 - You are given 3 questions but you should only answer 1. The 3 questions might ask you to write an: article, report, review or email.
How Do Examiners Mark Your B2 First Writing?
Do you want to know how to get top marks in part 1 and 2 of the FCE writing paper? The video below shows you how examiners mark your writings. If you understand this, you can write in a way which will get you high marks.
This is one video from my FCE Writing course.
You'll need to register before you can access the course.
Do you want to know how to write an article which will get you top marks in the exam? The video below will help:
Register and access more information and examples of FCE articles with mistakes, corrections and critiques according to the official examiner marking criteria.
Ahhhh, reports reports report. How do I write a good report?
I made a video which will help you answer this question:
Remember, if you register, you will not only receive my new e-book, but also a course with a whole page specifically on report writing!
-Can I write notes on a separate sheet of paper?
Yes, it is possible to write on a separate sheet of paper. I advise writing a plan on a separate sheet of paper. I talk more about the importance of planning throughout my FCE writing course, where there are also sample answers with critiques. This website has some useful examples of various writing answers on as well.
If you want more common writing FAQs and FAQs for all the other parts of the FCE exam, check out this page >>
5 stars - valuable information, accurate course description, clear explanations, knowledgeable instructor. Mia.
There are loads of materials in the course including details and answers for each of the different writing question types in the exam.