Writing task 38: variant 14 - Langart

Task 38

Imagine that you are doing a project on what qualities teenagers value in their friends in Zetland. You have found some data on the subject – the results of the opinion polls (see the bar chart below).

Comment on the data in the bar chart and give your opinion on the subject of the project.

  • A good sense of humour – 35%
  • Honesty – 23%
  • Kindness – 21%
  • Loyalty – 11%
  • Support – 10%

Write 200-250 words.

Use the following plan:

– make an opening statement on the subject of the project;

– select and report 2–3 facts;

– make 1–2 comparisons where relevant and give your comments;

– outline a problem that can arise within a friendship and suggest a way of solving it;

– conclude by giving and explaining your opinion on the importance of teenage friendships.

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