Cover of the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book

The key answer of exercise 6

The key to exercise solutions in chapter 1.7 - Writing for the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book with authors Vaughan Jones and Sue Kay from Pearson Education


Write the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first but is more formal. Use the word in capitals and the WRITING FOCUS to help you.


  1. There is a significant number of charitable ventures which have become major annual events.
  2. I am writing to ask if you would be willing to participate.
  3. We look forward to seeing you on the day.
  4. The aim of the event is to raise money for the local orphanage.
  5. Should you agree to help us, we would be extremely grateful.