ESL teaching and learning resources

 
writing >
complaint
 

complaint

See also:
functions: complaint - general language
skills: complaints
 


Worksheets for complaint
 
document icon
Complaint letter - error correction (257)
Complaint letter (beauty oil) with c.25 errors for Students to find including grammar, conventions and HK English.
 
 

 

document icon
Complaint letter - holiday accommodation (273)
Complaint letter (unsatisfactory holiday bungalow) cut into strips for re-assembly + gap fill.
 
 

 

document icon
Complaint letter - neighbour (384)
14 gaps testing letter-writing phrases and tenses in complaint to landlord about a difficult neighbour.
 
 

 

 

Quizzes for complaintPage top ↑
 
Complaint letters - opening lines quiz (279)
Ten-question gap fill quiz testing vocabulary / word forms for the opening lines of a complaint letter
 
 

 

 

Matching exercises for complaintPage top ↑
 
Complaint letters - organization 1 (280)
Ss order descriptions of the functions of paragraphs in a complaint letter
 
 

 

Complaint letters - organization 2 (281)
Ss order paragraphs from an example complaint letter and match them against labels describing the paragraphs
 
 

 

Complaint letters - organization 3 (282)
Ss order the beginnings of paragraphs in a simple complaint letter about holiday accommodation.
 
 

 

Complaint letters - organization 4 (283)
Ss order the paragraphs in a simple complaint letter to a landlord about a tennant.
 
 

 

Complaint letters - organization - 5 (364)
Put paragraphs in order. Letter complaining about holiday bungalow
 
 

 

 

Ordering exercises for complaintPage top ↑
 
Ordering exercise - skin oil - paragraph 1 (359)
Order segments of a letter complaining about skin oil (1 /3)
 
 

 

Ordering exercise - skin oil - paragraph 2 (360)
Order segments of a letter complaining about skin oil (2 /3)
 
 

 

Ordering exercise - skin oil - paragraph 3 (361)
Order segments of a letter complaining about skin oil (3 /3)
 
 

 

 

Gap fill exercises for complaintPage top ↑
 
Complaint letter gap fill (358)
Gapped text - complaint about a faulty printer
 
 

 

Complaint letter gap fill 2 (362)
Letter complaining to a catering company
 
 

 

Complaint letter gap fill 3 (363)
Longer letter complaining about hotel accommodation
 
 

 

 

Reading passages for complaintPage top ↑
 


Book references for complaintPage top ↑
 

General English course books (adults)


New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book 
Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
Module 4 The mind  Page 46   A formal letter
Students listen to an advertisement for a product and then a letter complaining about the product
 


Latest materials
Politics and the US Election
Complete lesson Vocabulary: politics, elections; skills: political issues.
pdf logo
Complete lesson pdf
 
 
Receptionist told to wear high heels or go home
Complete lesson Vocabulary: work clothes; skills: gender discrimination; grammar: reported speech.
pdf logo
Complete lesson pdf
 
 
Grammar notes: Comparison with as...as
Comprehensive grammar reference notes, illustrated.
pdf logo
Grammar notes pdf