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 201 - People are being subjected to more and more pressure in their work 5446
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 202 - Families are now not as close as they used to be 16099
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 203 - Children below the age of sixteen should not be allowed in public places 4426
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 204 - How do you think society will be affected by the growth of telecommuting 9429
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 205 - Attempts must be made to encourage people to use their cars less 8357
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 206 - Some people think that space research is a waste of money 12813
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 207 - Going overseas for university study or stay home and study 12406
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 208 - International sporting occasions are essential in easing international tensions 7100
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 209 - Until what age do you think people should be encouraged to remain in paid employment 13197
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 210 - Subjects taught in schools are too academic 5593
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 211 - Knowledge gained from experience or the knowledge gained from books 5234
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 212 - individuals can't do something to improve environment, but Governments and large companies can 4513
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 213 - Reading for pleasure develops imaginations and better language skills 7412
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 214 - Children would benefit if they attend nursery school before primary school 4395
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 215 - Subjects that children are taught in schools are decided by central authorities 6211
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 216 - Teenage years are the happiest of our lives 15722
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 217 - Children to begin learning a foreign language at primary school 27254
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 218 - Unpaid community service should be a compulsory part of high school 25817
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 219 - Coins and paper money will soon be replaced by credit and bank cards 14867
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 220 - The way many people interact with each other has changed 32784