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Cambridge IGCSE Language Flop ?

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    Guys for Question 1 of the Cambridge IGCSE it stated you must "Write a letter to your friend". However , I wrote a letter to the Hotel Manager as I thought he was the friend the question wanted us to talk to. I don't know what will happen but I had 5 solid points for each bullet point. I don't know if I've floppend and I need a response ASAP.

    You will probably get he marks for making relevant points but will lose marks for your writing

    well if you do have relevant points you may pick up marks for the reading.

    it depends on how you worded your response

    You'll still get the mark out of 15, but probably not much on the writing skill...
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    I wrote the response towards the Hotel Owner so most of my respomces to bullet point One And Three are generally intact but I'm worried about bullet point two as I apolaigised to the Hotel Owner quite a bit even though it was to a friend
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