The interview — about 2 minutes
In this part the interlocutor asks questions to each of the candidates in turn. You have to give information about yourself and express personal opinions.
•You had arranged to meet Richard Jackman but had to cancel the meeting at short notice.You receive the fax below from him.
To: Peter Knignt
From: Richard Jackman
Date: 20 November
A. Page: 1
I received a message this morning saying that our meeting on Friday 24 November had been cancelled. Unfortunately, the message didn't give any more details or any alternative dates.
Could you just confirm that the meeting has indeed cancelled and possibly suggest another date?
•Write an e-mail to Richard:
Apologizing for canceling the meeting
Giving a reason for the cancellation
Offering a new date and time
Asking him to confirm the new date and time.
•Write 60 - 80 words.
•Write on your Answer Sheet.
•It is the beginning of December and you have been asked to find out how many days' holiday the staff in your department intend to take over Christmas.
•Write a memo to all staff in your department:
Saying on which days the company is closed
Asking them to confirm their holidays
Giving a deadline for filling in holiday forms.
•Write 30 -40 words.