Writing task 1 (General Training) sample/model answer (Cambridge IELTS 5 Test A)

Posted by Grant Richardson, 30th September, 2016

Here is a sample answer I wrote to IELTS 5 Test A (General Training) Task 1:

Writing task 1
You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

Your neighbours have recently writting to you to complain about the noise from your house/flat.

Write a letter to your neighbours. In your letter

  • explain the reasons for the noise
  • apologise
  • describe what action you will take

You should write at least 150 words.
You do NOT need to write any addresses
Begin your letter as follows:

Dear ……………………. ,

Sample answer by Grant:

Dear Fanny,

Thank you for letting me know your concerns regarding the noise emanating from my flat. I wish to express

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