Edward Eiffler's Intake Assignment
(This would be written in Spanish for class use. It would be handed out as a worksheet.)
This is a writing sample to determine your writing ability before the start of the semester. Please write at least 10 sentences for each of the following scenarios. You may use the back of the sheet if necessary.
1. Describe a memorable day from your last vacation. Use both the preterite and imperfect forms of the past tense.
2. Describe a typical day here at the University of Minnesota.
3. Write a letter to a foreign school at which you wish to study asking questions about the area and program.