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 1 - People attend colleges or universities for many different reasons 270817
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 18 - Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of having a car 227159
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 2 - Nowadays food has become easier to prepare 223241
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 4 - Parents are the best teachers 179788
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 220 - The way many people interact with each other has changed 176684
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 221 - Parents should teach children how to be good members of the society 168120
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 673 - Environmental problems are too big for individuals to solve 162651
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 217 - Children to begin learning a foreign language at primary school 158507
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 49 - Young people are encouraged to work or travel for a year between finishing high school 155486
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 3 - Women make better parents than men and that is why they have the greater role in raising children 151677
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 33 - Compare the advantages and disadvantages of living in the city to living in the country side 146306
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 39 - Nowadays we are producing more and more rubbish 144918
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 22 - A University should accept male and female students equally 139286
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1110 - Governments should spend money on railways rather than roads 137175
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 218 - Unpaid community service should be a compulsory part of high school 133534
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 16 - We are becoming increasingly dependent on computers 133375
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 40 - Successful sports professionals can earn a great deal more money 128957
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 228 - It's generally believed that some people are born with certain talents 128355
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 500 - In some countries the average weight of people is increasing 127365
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 92 - Sense of competition in children should be encouraged 126804