Cousin Visiting

cousin visiting

Cousin Visiting, have you ever had a relative or friend stay at your home? We have some activities to get you ready to write an email to tell them how great it will be to stay at your house.

  • Time

    30-40 minutes

  • Main Skill

    Writing

  • Topic

    Family - Cousin Visiting

Exam Practice
Video
Email
Quiz
Vocabulary

You have recently been told that a cousin whom you have met will be staying at your home.

Write an email to your cousin.

In your email, you should:

  • say how you feel about seeing your cousin
  • describe your house and family
  • explain the sleeping arrangements

Write about 120 to 160 words.

Watch the video to learn how to write a successful email.

 

Let's practise the vocabulary we need to use in this email.

Remember in your email you should:

  • say how you feel about seeing your cousin
  • describe your house and family
  • explain the sleeping arrangements


Use the exercise to practise using the correct vocabulary.

How much do you know about vocabulary associated with people related to you. Try this quiz to find out.

Here are the keywords and phrases to learn:

  • bedsheets
  • catch up
  • contact
  • comfortable
  • cosy guest room
  • kitchen
  • living room
  • peaceful neighbourhood
  • pillows
  • preferences
  • quilt
  • safe travels
  • staying with
  • two-storey house

IGCSE ESL Skills

  • Speaking

    Skills to communicate with others to express thoughts and feelings.

  • Listening

    Skills to improve active listening in order to develop responses to what someone is saying.

  • Reading

    Skills to stimulates imagination memory and recall information

  • Writing

    Skills to foster the ability to explain and refine ideas.

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