Writing practice - Foundation

When doing a short writing task in Spanish, it's essential to be able to communicate clearly and concisely. Here, you are going to write a maximum of one or two sentences for each bullet point, remembering to include an opinion each time as well. There is no requirement to write in a different tense, so try to keep it simple. Remember to stick to the word limit.

Boys playing basketball outside
Question

Recibes un correo electrónico de tu amigo/a español/a con preguntas sobre el deporte.

Tienes que dar información y opiniones sobre:

  • los deportes en tu colegio
  • tu deporte preferido
  • un deporte que no te gusta

Escribe aproximadamente 60 palabras en español.

Here is a suggested answer.

En mi colegio se puede hacer muchos deportes, por ejemplo, el hockey, el baloncesto y el fútbol. Creo que tenemos mucha suerte. Mi deporte favorito es el tenis porque es un deporte muy sociable y me encanta jugar con mis amigos. No me gusta nada el rugby porque en mi opinión, las reglas son muy complicadas.

In my school, you can do lots of sports, for example, hockey, basketball and football. I think we are very lucky. My favourite sport is tennis because it is a very sociable sport and I love playing with my friends. I don't like rugby at all because in my opinion, the rules are very complicated.