Writing Task 2 Sample

IELTS Writing Task 2 (also known as IELTS Essay Writing) is the second task of your IELTS Writing test. Here, you will be presented with an essay topic and you will be scored based on your ability to respond to the topic.

You need to write at least 250 words and justify your opinion with arguments, discussion, examples, problem outlining, proposing possible solutions and supporting your position. You will have approximately 40 minutes to finish your Essay Writing. IELTS Writing Task 2 carries more weights than Writing Task 1.

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IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 181 - Compare the advantages of living in university housing with the advantages of living in an apartment 12799
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 182 - Teenagers have jobs while they are still students 14349
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 183 - Which do you prefer - planning or not planning for your leisure time 10527
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 184 - When students move to a new school, they sometimes face problems 6566
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 185 - Some people trust their first impressions about a person’s character 11677
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 186 - Is there more need for land to be left in its natural condition 6142
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 187 - What are some of the important qualities of a good roommate 5331
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 188 - People are no longer allowed to smoke in many public places 6223
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 189 - Some high schools require all students to wear school uniforms 15398
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 190 - Universities should give the same amount of money to their students’ sports activities 9330
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 191 - What are the qualities of a good neighbor 7180
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 192 - Reading fiction is more enjoyable than watching movies 11138
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 193 - Boys and girls should attend separate schools 12527
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 194 - Every generation of people is different in important ways 8143
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 195 - Many people have a close relationship with their pets 11030
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 196 - Some people prefer to work for themselves or own a business 13693
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 197 - Human needs for farmland, housing, and industry are more important than saving land 11481
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 198 - In general, people are living longer now 11086
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 199 - Some people learn by doing things other people learn by reading about things 9031
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 200 - Some people think that they can learn better by themselves than with a teacher 16379