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Integrated Skills in English

ISE 0
The Controlled Written examination
Saturday 17 January 2009

10.0010.45am

Your full name:


(BLOCK CAPITALS)

Candidate registration number:

Centre:
Time allowed: 45 minutes
Instructions to candidates
1. Write your name, candidate number and centre number on the front of this examination paper.
2. You must not open this examination paper until instructed to do so.
3. This examination paper contains two tasks. You must complete both tasks.
4. Use blue or black pen, not pencil.
5. Write your answers on the examination paper.
6. Do all rough work on the examination paper. Cross through any work you do not want marked.
7. You must not use a dictionary in this examination.
8. You must not use correction fluid on the examination paper.

Information for candidates


The tasks in this examination have equal weighting.
You are advised to spend about 25 minutes on Task 1 and about 20 minutes on Task 2.
Examiners use only
Task 1
Task fulfilment

Accuracy and range

Task fulfilment

Accuracy and range

Task 2

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Integrated Skills in English 0


Time allowed: 45 minutes
This examination paper contains two tasks. You must complete both tasks.

Task 1 Reading into writing task


Yesterday you had your first skating lesson. Read the text below and then, in your own words, write
a letter (approximately 75 words) to a friend saying:
i) what you wore
ii) what happened and
iii) how often you want to go skating in the future.

Skating lessons
Learn how to:
put on your skates and tie them tightly
stand up without falling
skate forwards
stop by using the brake on the toe of your skates
change direction.

The best clothes to wear are:


loose trousers or jeans
a t-shirt
protective gloves for your hands and knee pads
a helmet on your head.

Skating lessons are available every month in London or Brighton. A beginner


group skating lesson costs 20 for two hours.
Visit www.skatefresh.com for more details.

(Source: Adapted from The Outdoor Gym, 23 August 2008;


Images: www.student.brittannica.com, www.news.bbc.co.uk)

Use your own words as far as possible. No marks for answers copied from the reading texts.
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Task 2 Writing task


Write a short description (approximately 75 words) of a good friend for a family magazine saying:
i) when you first met him/her
ii) what he/she looks like and
iii) what you like to do together.

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