Unit 6. Vocabulary Practice for Letters Apologising

Focus Question: 

Apologise for a Late Assignment.

Practice academic vocabulary from the band 9 model answer.

This task has 3 vocabulary sets...

1 - Introduction / Bullet Point 1

2 - Bullet Point 2

3 - Bullet Point 3 / Salutation.


(Source: Task 1 GT Video Course)

1. Greeting, introduction and first bullet point - “Explain who you are, which course you are studying, and which assignment you are doing”


2. Answer the second bullet point – “Apologise that you cannot meet the time limit and explain why this is the case”

3. Answer the third bullet point – “Explain what progress you have made on the assignment and request a further week to finish it”. Finish off the letter with a summary and the correct salutation (goodbye phrase)