The Writing Paper of the CAE exam is divided in two parts:
Writing one of the following: an article, a report, a proposal or
a letter. 180-220 words.
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Candidates have a choise of tasks. For questions 2-4 the
task types used are: article, competition entry, contribution to
a longer piece, essay, information sheet, letter, proposal,
report and review. Question 5(a) and 5(b) are based on two
set texts. 220-260 words.
You will need to produce both pieces of writing in 1 hour and 30 minutes.