PISANIE 3 EN [#118_108]

TASK 1
Write a minimum of 120 words on the topic below.
While on a combat mission, you noticed unusual reactions and behaviour of several soldiers from your company. You think they might be suffering from psychological disorders. Write a memo to your CO, in which you:
  1. describe the situation giving examples of strange behaviour
  2. say what threats may result from such behaviour for individual soldiers and the company’s tasks
  3. ask for solutions in case the soldiers have to be withdrawn from combat or sent back to the country
TASK 2
Write a minimum of 200 words on one of the topics below.
Nowadays more and more people are living on credit. Write a report on the issue, in which you:
  • present the current situation and reasons for such a trend
  • analyze possible ways of dealing with this problem
  • predict the consequences if attempts to resolve the problem fail
Inne krótkie formy
In a town near a military base where international troops are stationed, a group of soldiers was involved in an incident with some local inhabitants. You were tasked with writing a memo to the base CO in which you:
  1. describe the incident and explain its causes
  2. suggest what decisions should be made about the soldiers and the damage they caused
  3. explain what will be done to avoid such situations in the future
People living next to your military base have recently started complaining about the noise. You have been tasked to write a memo to your CO, in which you:
  1. describe what events cause the greatest discontent among the local people (give details)
  2. propose two ways of dealing with the complaints and speculate what may happen if no solution is found
  3. suggest organizing a meeting with the locals to inform them about the proposed solutions (time, location etc.)
You are serving on a UN peacekeeping mission in a post-conflict state. You have been tasked with providing security for the country’s first free elections. Write a letter to the UN mission commander in which you:
  1. describe the general situation in your area of responsibility (AOR)
  2. outline potential threats to the upcoming elections
  3. request specific support saying why it is needed
While on a combat mission, you noticed unusual reactions and behaviour of several soldiers from your company. You think they might be suffering from psychological disorders. Write a memo to your CO, in which you:
  1. describe the situation giving examples of strange behaviour
  2. say what threats may result from such behaviour for individual soldiers and the company’s tasks
  3. ask for solutions in case the soldiers have to be withdrawn from combat or sent back to the country
You were responsible for conducting a fire drill. During the exercise, several civilian employees ignored the alert. Write a memo to your CO, in which you:
  1. assess the performance of your unit during the drill
  2. state the reasons why the civilians ignored the alert and suggest what consequences should be drawn
  3. say what could be done to improve similar exercises in the future
You are on a mission abroad. Your unit was informed by some local people about hidden weapons and the soldiers from your unit were tasked with recovering them. During the action something went wrong. Write a memo to your CO about it, in which you
  1. describe the action
  2. state what went wrong and why
  3. give suggestions how to improve carrying out such actions in the future
You were responsible for securing a group of high-ranking Polish diplomats on their trip abroad. While travelling close to the conflict zone, your convoy came under attack from the local insurgents. Write a memo to your CO in which you:
  1. describe the incident and the action taken
  2. assess the effectiveness of the procedures and equipment used
  3. suggest what changes should be made in order to increase security during such situations
The head of the Italian coast guards has asked your unit to help secure their borders in order to stop/help immigrants from Africa. You have been tasked with writing an email in response, in which you:
  1. agree to assist them, asking about dates, length of the mission, possible tasks
  2. inform them about your experience in similar missions, mentioning what you can offer
  3. arrange a meeting in order to work out details of your cooperation
The soldiers from your unit have taken part in a military exercise organized by your counterpart unit in Germany. You have been asked by the organizers of the exercise to send them your comments on it. Write a letter to the German unit's commander
  1. thanking them for the exercise
  2. describing how your soldiers benefitted from it
  3. saying what else should be included to make future exercises even better
Your unit has received an offer from a mountain rescue training centre about the courses they organize. Write a memo to your CO in which you
  1. state what the offer involves
  2. assess its usefulness as well as cost-effectiveness
  3. make a recommendation as regards future cooperation with the centre
Inne raporty
Although the military offers stable jobs and many additional perks for its personnel, lately the number of people who would like to join the PAF has considerably dropped. Write a report in which you:
  • describe the reasons why people are unwilling to join the forces
  • discuss the consequences of this trend for the military and for the country
  • say what should be done to reverse this situation in the future
Nowadays there are many non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in societies which are trying to help citizens to deal with various social problems. Write a report in which you:
  • present the reasons for establishing NGOs
  • describe different forms of their activity and give examples
  • assess the effectiveness of NGOs and predict their role in the societies in the future
The proposal to legalize soft drugs is raising a lot of controversy. You have been asked to write a report about the situation in Poland. Include the following points:
  • describe the situation in Poland
  • assess the positive and negative sides of the proposal
  • suggest an alternative solution to the problem of soft drugs
In the 21st century the job market has been undergoing big changes due to the introduction of industrial robots and other machines replacing human workers. You have been asked to write a report about the impact of automation on employment. Include the following points:
  • the benefits of using machines for workers and employers
  • its negative impact on individuals and communities
  • how the job market might further evolve due to automation
Nowadays there are many non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in societies which are trying to help citizens to deal with various social problems. Write a report in which you:
  • present the reasons for establishing NGOs
  • describe different forms of their activity and give examples
  • assess the effectiveness of NGOs and predict their role in the societies in the future
Some experts say that we are entering a new nuclear arms race. Write a report about the issue, in which you:
  • describe the current situation and possible reasons for it
  • analyze what may be done to stop the proliferation of nuclear weapons
  • hypothesise about the consequences if the attempts to mitigate the threat fail
The ability to communicate in foreign languages has become very important in the modern world. People study languages in many places and in different ways. You have been asked to write a report about learning foreign languages. Include the following points:
  • describe how most people learn foreign languages
  • discuss the effectiveness of language learning in different places and ways
  • say how modern technologies may influence language learning
It is said that health of young people in Poland is deteriorating. Write a report about the phenomenon, in which you:
  • present the situation and its possible reasons
  • assess what is currently being done to deal with the problem
  • say what the consequences might be if the situation does not improve
Elderly people constitute the fastest growing social group. Yet, they have often been pushed to the margin of society. Write a report about the phenomenon, in which you:
  • describe problems the elderly have to deal with
  • say what could be done to improve the quality of the elderly people’s lives
  • speculate how the situation will evolve in the future
More and more women serve in the Polish Army. Still, they constitute barely 6% of the Polish Armed Forces (PAF). Write a report about the situation, in which you:
  • present reasons why so few women decide to join the military
  • describe the advantages and possible drawbacks of employing female soldiers
  • predict how the situation will evolve in the future
The retirement age is being increased in more and more countries. Write a report about this situation, in which you:
  • say why some countries decide to increase the retirement age
  • discuss the benefits and drawbacks of the increased retirement age for individual people and the country
  • speculate how the situation will develop in Poland in the future
Nowadays there are more and more cars so big cities have to deal with heavy traffic and a growing number of accidents. Write a report about the situation in Poland, in which you:
  • describe problems and dangers caused by heavy traffic in big cities
  • suggest solutions to these problems
  • speculate what the situation will be like in the future
It is said that health of young people in Poland is deteriorating. Write a report about the phenomenon, in which you:
  • present the situation and its possible reasons
  • assess what is currently being done to deal with the problem
  • say what the consequences might be if the situation does not improve
Recently the Internet has increasingly been used for political purposes. Write a report about this situation, in which you:
  • describe instances of the public being influenced via social media
  • present the consequences of this phenomenon
  • suggest how the situation may develop in the future
Recently some countries have carried out ballistic missile and nuclear tests and threaten to use weapons of mass destruction. You have been asked to write a report about it. Include the following:
  • present the current situation and its reasons, mentioning a recent incident
  • suggest how the international community ought to respond to the threat
  • predict the consequences if attempts to resolve the problem fail
The United Kingdom's exit from the EU (BREXIT) will have implications for both Poland and the wider EU. You have been asked to write a report on the situation. Include the following:
  • give possible reasons for BREXIT
  • present the negative and positive effects of BREXIT on Poland and the EU
  • recommend how to limit the negative effects of BREXIT on Poland
Tourism is one of the fastest developing industries. You have been asked to write a report about its influence on countries and their citizens. Include the following points:
  • describe the changes in tourism that have taken place recently
  • assess its positive and negative impact on countries and their citizens
  • suggest what should be done to minimize the negative impact of tourism
A NATO research-group is carrying out an investigation into soldiers' basic training in different countries. You have been asked to write a report about this training in the Polish Armed Forces. Include the following points:
  • describe the basic training Polish soldiers go through
  • assess its strengths and weaknesses
  • suggest how it should be improved