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Write A Letter to The Manager of A Cinema about A Jacket You Left Behind - GT Band 9 Letter Writing

Updated: Jan 29

Write a letter to the manager of a cinema (movie theatre) about a jacket you have left behind after a film.

Write a letter to the manager of the movie theatre about the jacket. In this letter,

  • describe the jacket

  • describe where you were seated

  • explain what you want to be done


IELTS Letter Writing Band 9 / GT Writing Task 1 Band 9 Sample

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Model Answer 1


Dear Manager,

I hope this letter finds you well. I am writing to seek your assistance regarding a jacket that I inadvertently left at your esteemed cinema following a recent movie experience.


The jacket in question is a black leather bomber, distinguishable by its unique silver zipper and a small embroidered patch on the right sleeve depicting a vintage airplane. Inside, the lining is a striking shade of red with a small internal pocket, where I had tucked a pair of vintage Ray-Ban sunglasses. I was seated in the premium section, Row D, Seat 7, during the 7:30 PM screening of "Eternal Echoes" on the evening of January 26th.


Given the sentimental value of this jacket, which was a gift from my late grandfather, I am eager to retrieve it. I would greatly appreciate if your staff could check the mentioned area and perhaps the lost and found section. If located, I would be more than willing to come to the cinema at your earliest convenience to collect it.


Your attention to this matter is deeply appreciated. I look forward to your prompt response and am hopeful for a positive outcome.


Sincerely,


Jordan Ellis

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Model Answer 2


Dear Cinema Manager,


I am reaching out with a hope that your team can assist me in retrieving a cherished jacket that I unfortunately left behind at your cinema, a place that has always provided me with great memories.


The jacket is quite distinctive - a navy blue, quilted parka with a faux fur-lined hood and brass snap buttons. Notably, it has a small leather patch on the left breast pocket, embossed with my initials "A.B." I had draped it over my seat, number 12 in Row F, while engrossed in the 6:00 PM showing of "Whispers of Time" last Saturday.


The jacket holds not just warmth but also numerous memories, making it irreplaceable to me. I would greatly appreciate it if your staff could look around the aforementioned seat and any relevant lost and found areas. If it is found, I can arrange to pick it up at a time that suits your convenience, or if necessary, provide an address for its return.


I am hopeful for your cooperation and a positive resolution to this issue. Thank you in advance for your time and effort in this matter.


Warm regards,


Alexandra Brooks


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Model Answer 2


Dear Sir or Madam,


I am writing to seek for your assistance regarding the jacket that I left after watching a movie in your theatre three days ago.


Let me tell you that it was a light-yellow jacket with two pockets on the front, and there was a picture of a bear on the top right pocket. In addition to that, there were two dark red buttons placed in the middle of it. In general, this is a very unique and a bit wired jacket, you cannot miss it. By the way, I bought it from GUCCI only a couple of months back.


Also, I would like to tell you that my seat number was 3J and it was quite near to the aisle on the second row, if you count it from the South Entrance. As you open the main entry point, you will find the seat just on your right hand-side.


If you luckily find my jacket, could you please kindly call me via my personal mobile number: 040594XXXX, or send me an email via: stoinjohn@gmail.com. You can choose which way is much more convenient for you, and as soon as I receive the response from you, I will be there within an hour. This jacket is very important for me as this is the last gift given by my late grandfather, so I hope you and your team can help me to find it out. However, if you have any further queries, kindly do inform me.


Sorry for causing any inconvenience and thank you in advance. I look forward to hearing from you.


Yours faithfully,


Pam Chan


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