# Writing. Part 2. Домбровская И.В - 39 стр.

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D. This is demonstrated by the fact that 3 out of 5 people in Chinese
restaurants at least once a week.
E. This is illustrated by the fact that 83% of people are members of a leisure
club.
Exercise 35
Read the following generalisations and complete the sentences by writing
appropriate facts.
1 Most people prefer travelling by train to travelling by bus. This is shown by ...
2 Most people prefer working in a smoke-free environment. This is indicated
by ...
3 More people prefer to drink beer at home rather than in bars. This is illustrated
by ...
4 Most people would rather watch horror films than watch romances. This is
implied by ...
5 Most people said that advertising influences their choice of clothes. This is
demonstrated by ...
When writing a report analysing the results of a survey or assessing the good
and the bad points of something you should use impersonal, objective language.
Exercise 36
Make the style of the following sentences more impersonal using the word
given as in the example:
e.g. The gyms trainer helps you use the equipment (guidance). The gyms
trainer provides guidance in using the equipment.
1. I'm writing this assessment to ... .................. (purpose)
2. I did this survey to ................................... (conducted)
3. You can buy a ticket at a 10% discount if you are a student.
.…………(offered)
4. Youll be able to use a fax machine in the executive lounge.
…………………….. (available)
5. All visitors can use the facilities ……...……………… (available)
6. You can use the swimming pool if youre a guest. …….. (provided)
……………………………………………………………………
(carried)
8. You can have a continental breakfast at this hotel.
…………………………………………………………………….
(offers)
10. The survey I conducted shows ………………………………. (results)
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D.    This is demonstrated by the fact           that 3 out of 5 people in Chinese
restaurants at least once a week.
E.    This is illustrated by the fact that 83% of people are members of a leisure
club.

Exercise 35
Read the following generalisations and complete the sentences by writing
appropriate facts.
1 Most people prefer travelling by train to travelling by bus. This is shown by ...
2 Most people prefer working in a smoke-free environment. This is indicated
by ...
3 More people prefer to drink beer at home rather than in bars. This is illustrated
by ...
4 Most people would rather watch horror films than watch romances. This is
implied by ...
5 Most people said that advertising influences their choice of clothes. This is
demonstrated by ...
• When writing a report analysing the results of a survey or assessing the good
and the bad points of something you should use impersonal, objective language.

Exercise 36
Make the style of the following sentences more impersonal using the word
given as in the example:
e.g. The gym’s trainer helps you use the equipment (guidance). The gym’s
trainer provides guidance in using the equipment.
1. I'm writing this assessment to ... .................. (purpose)
2. I did this survey to ................................... (conducted)
3. You can buy a ticket at a 10% discount if you are a student.
.………………(offered)
4. You’ll be able to use a fax machine in the executive lounge.
………………………………….. (available)
5. All visitors can use the facilities… …………...…………………… (available)
6. You can use the swimming pool if you’re a guest. ……………..… (provided)