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Looking for a housemate

Single ensuite room available in our lovely three-bedroom house in Didsbury. Five-minute walk from city centre. Move in from 1 June. Shared kitchen and living room with two female housemates, no parking, £600 a month excluding bills. No pets. Contact 07890 123456 for viewing.

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Hilma 提交于 周一, 10/02/2020 - 22:04

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I have experience of both. I think it is better to share a house with a person. I like discussing with persons, i feel anxious when i am alone.

samsajjadj7 提交于 周五, 07/02/2020 - 19:37

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No i don't, If it's not necessary but i love to live with family. And yes i have experience of both . It's good if roommate or housemates are nice otherwise it's not really good. Sharing is more economical and social.

shwe yi lin 提交于 周四, 06/02/2020 - 17:11

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Single ensuit room with three bed room in a house.Shared kitchen and living room.Near busstop walking from house.Rent $200 per month excluding bills.

Vidyasagar 提交于 周五, 24/01/2020 - 04:06

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I live with my parents. I never have lived alone. Either i shared room with friends or lived with my parents.

MaryaSun 提交于 周一, 20/01/2020 - 14:29

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actually i am living with my parents and my sister. i have never lived alone or with housemates. I think that, if one day i will leave my parant's house, i would like to live with other people, with housemates so i will not be alone and expecially i can lear another cultures and have a new friends and i can spent time with them and not alone.

Ai Nguyen 提交于 周四, 26/12/2019 - 05:59

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I used to share a house and live alone also. In the university time, I shared a house with 3 female housemates. There was one girl who never do the cleanning work. It really annoyed me. So when I got a job, I decided to live alone in a rented room. It was comfortable, however, it was boring because I had no one to talk with. After I got marriged, I moved to live in an apartment with my husband. It is perfect.

masoma123 提交于 周四, 19/12/2019 - 08:23

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I don't like share my house with strange people , because different persons have different moral and I don't know that I can share anything with them .

fakiolas 提交于 周日, 08/12/2019 - 19:54

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when I was a teenager I loved sharing my house with others, but nowadays I get married so it's no possible and it's no easy to understand the cultures and behaviors of each other. Sharing the kitchen now it will be a disaster.

elit.sw 提交于 周三, 04/12/2019 - 17:25

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as a teenager I was extrovert, but in my adult life I became more of a deep thinker who had a very hard time to understand others behavior, so I decided to have more alone time. now I really prefer to spent more time in solitude and want to be alone.

babosanay 提交于 周三, 04/12/2019 - 01:17

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I prefer to live alone. Because I am a married man and live with my lovely wife & two kid boys. ;-)

honghanh 提交于 周二, 26/11/2019 - 11:20

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Currently, i prefer to shared a house. Because, this make me saving my money and felling happy when have many people.

le van son 提交于 周四, 14/11/2019 - 16:13

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I prefer to live alone. Because I don't want to have a conflict with other people. however, share house help save money.

Laura390 提交于 周六, 09/11/2019 - 16:12

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I never have lived alone, but I prefer my privacy

Dariusz 提交于 周日, 03/11/2019 - 01:50

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I don't like share a house or flat with stranger. Basicly I'm not very sociable person so I prefer live alone. It's simplier. I can do what I want and there aren't any handicap from housemate.

Rodrigo Andres 提交于 周五, 01/11/2019 - 16:29

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At the moment I live with my parents, but i'd prefer live alone because i want to break free from them. so i prefer live alone.

HRN1970 提交于 周二, 29/10/2019 - 16:02

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Living with other people who have common or consistent personalities with you could be useful, and helpful for costs, too. Any way you should have a private area for yourself to be alone sometimes.
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hoailinh 提交于 周五, 25/10/2019 - 03:14

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To be honest, I prefer live alone. Because I love quiet and freedom. When I live alone I can do everything I love without fear of disturbing other people. I can cook my favourite food, play the music ewith out loud, get up late, etc... But now I don't have enough money to live alone. When I enough money I will move in a single ensuite room near center city.
I really like to live alone. I can not share my living room or kitchen with other people. I'd like to cook my food to my own kitchen. also it is hard for me that tallorate other people

IGOR MELO 提交于 周五, 18/10/2019 - 15:06

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I really like to live alone. I already lived for 5 years in boarding school, and I don't liked.
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ROBERTORIVAS 提交于 周五, 11/10/2019 - 15:54

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Generally speaking, there are people who love sharing their space with others, both can learn a lot. I´d like to live with a housemate, why not?
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Cheeseontop 提交于 周日, 06/10/2019 - 12:59

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To be honest I really enjoy living alone I don’t feel bored or isolated at all. Also, there are so many reason why I don’t want to live with stranger. Just imagine they bring their friends have a party overnight, turn on music, talk and laugh loudly and they don’t clean the house even we accepted by fair rule to live together in a house at the first time however they skip the rules sometimes and blame for what else reason. It wears me out to live with a housemate like that.

alkamel81 提交于 周二, 01/10/2019 - 14:54

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I prefer to live alone.
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Magedelabd 提交于 周六, 28/09/2019 - 15:21

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I prefer to live a lone . Because the most of the time everybody has his own personality which sometimes does not match mine . Like some people like to sleep late and the others sleep early .......etc .

Ola Jamal 提交于 周二, 24/09/2019 - 17:00

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For my entire life I have lived with my family. I want to tray to live alone and see how it will be. I think it will be challenging but also interesting.

ahmad enabosey 提交于 周六, 14/09/2019 - 13:15

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i prefer to live with mate in room , i'm social person so i need someone stay with to have fun , i don't like pet animal .

Mahfuzur Rahman 提交于 周三, 11/09/2019 - 06:35

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I prefer to share a house with some friendly guys. Where we can make our living in a fun way. In a shared house, Everyone learns how to consider or sacrifice with others, friends can do something when someone is sick or has some difficulties, you can learn how to take challenge and enjoy with different culture and behavior.
Yes, if we shared the kitchen and living room with others, we must consider the housemate's feelings, maybe they come from a different country, have different cultures, life experiences, and living behaviors.
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ValeriaGutierrez 提交于 周二, 10/09/2019 - 17:53

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I think that sharing a house is cheaper and also allows you to talk with other people, maybe people from other countries. But if it's about settle down somewhere, the definitely answer is to have a place where to live alone and be more comfortable.

Heymar 提交于 周一, 02/09/2019 - 03:48

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I prefer to live alone in my room because i feel more freedom and comfortable

aliyazdan 提交于 周日, 01/09/2019 - 10:53

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When there are several separate room at home for each person, I prefer share flat instead of alone live. Personal room is neccessry for study and rest . Some advantage of Share flat are decrease cost of rent, bills,..etc. also you can talk toghrther in free time.

Ola Jamal 提交于 周四, 22/08/2019 - 19:29

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Hello, Five-minute walk from city center. Ten minutes by bus from the university. Why did they add "s" for "minute" in the second sentence and did not add it in the first one?

Hello Ola Jamal,

We do not use a hypen when we have a number followed by a noun:

The meeting took five minutes.

The journey lasts two hours.

He is two metres tall.

 

However, when we put a number and a noun together and use them as a compound adjective before a noun then we use a hyphen and do not make the noun plural:

It was a five-minute meeting.

It is a two-hour journey.

He's a two-metre tall man.

 

Peter

The LearnEnglish Team

Francis Feng 提交于 周三, 25/09/2019 - 08:11

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In the phrase "five-minute walk", "five-minute" is considered as a combination adjective word, generally, use the singular form. but "ten minutes" are comprised the numerals and measure words, so it's adopted the plural form.
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funnylearn 提交于 周三, 14/08/2019 - 09:18

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I prefer to live alone. I can do anything I want, I have some secrets of life. And sometime you do the crazy thing it's not influence to anyone ^^

Huyen 提交于 周二, 13/08/2019 - 16:17

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I prefer living alone to share a house. Living alone makes me independent and comfortable. Do not share with other people. Do anything you like, enjoy anything you have is the best.

Toanrt 提交于 周二, 06/08/2019 - 15:29

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living alone totally cause I don't like small talks between people and need almost all of the time being alone for works and having fun ^^

shalliirda 提交于 周一, 05/08/2019 - 15:29

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i prefer live alone because sometimes i like the quiet atmosphere. and also i can do whatever i want without being distrubing by others. but if my friends want to stay a few night, I will gladly allow it!

Muhammad Faroo… 提交于 周日, 04/08/2019 - 08:32

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I prefer to live alone, if I will afford, other wise I want to share my room.

Santika 提交于 周四, 01/08/2019 - 10:00

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If I were single, I prefer live alone in one house. But if I can not afford a small flat or house with one bedroom, I prefer to rent a room in a house with females that also singles with shared kitchen and living room. But if I have to, it's OK also to share bathroom too. The fourth choice is to rent an ensuite room in a house with male and female with shared kitchen and living room. I ever rent a room with male and female with shared living room and bathroom. No kitchen available. The house located in calm and save neighborhood where mostly stable family live there, children going to school, father going for work and mother take care their house. My male and female room mates are going to school and day-working worker. The host live in the same house at different area. They are old couple.

Dimpy 提交于 周四, 25/07/2019 - 10:10

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Although I prefer to live alone but if I have to share a three-bedroom house with two female housemates then I will gladly do it.

cittàutopica 提交于 周二, 23/07/2019 - 20:10

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Do you prefer to share a house or live alone? I experienced living together with two colleagues and it went easily.

ali328 提交于 周二, 23/07/2019 - 06:33

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I don't like to share a house. I really like to live alone. I like to spend time with my friends, but I like to live alone.

Matthew S 提交于 周六, 20/07/2019 - 21:36

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I prefer to share my house mostly because I don't like being alone, since I like having someone to talk to.

Lameed Mohamed 提交于 周六, 20/07/2019 - 15:25

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I think living alone is a little bit hard and scary .. U can't handle with everythings and of course presence of a housemate is helpful and funny ..

ayusisi 提交于 周五, 19/07/2019 - 12:45

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I prefer to live alone in an ensuite room instead of share with other people. But I want there is someone else around me in another room. I can do anything that I like without disturbing and annoying other people. I can sing loudly because I really like singing.

Aminaliban 提交于 周四, 18/07/2019 - 11:48

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I prefer to live alone. Because when I sleeping or praying I like my around to be silent or even if I whant to talk to my friends over the phone.

Julia Rahma 提交于 周四, 18/07/2019 - 03:51

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I prefer living alone so i can do many things without disturbing anyone and also have a privacy if i living alone, but now i can't living alone cause i still underage

musab 提交于 周三, 17/07/2019 - 10:56

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i prefer to live alone unfortunately i dont have enough money for that so i have to find a housemate for living

Tử Dương 提交于 周三, 17/07/2019 - 08:30

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I prefer to share my house with a pretty girl!