Maintaining professionalism is crucial in work emails, but sometimes a touch of informality can make them more friendly and engaging, especially when you have a close relationship with the recipient.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar & the Past Simple
A post to help you practice grammar, vocabulary, listening and writing skills.
CPE Writing: “The Importance of Silence”
Write an essay about the importance of silence. Include a relevant real-life example. This was the writing task I chose while taking C2 Proficiency a few months ago...
Vague language is language that is not precise and therefore allows speakers not to commit themselves or not to sound too definite. Vague language is very common in speaking, but it's sometimes used in writing too.
Discourse markers are very important for both formal and informal speech. When used appropriately, they make it well-organized, coherent and natural. So, any speaker or writer should use them.
CPE Writing. Proposals
A proposal is a formal plan or suggestion that a group has to consider. When you take CPE and write a proposal during the test's writing part, you must remember the 5 criteria according to which your work is going to be assessed...
Formal English Grammar
Here are 20 ways to make your speech and writing more formal.