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 11 - Nuclear technology should be used for constructive purposes 86513
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 64 - Children should begin learning a foreign language as soon as they start school 86447
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 8 - Safety standards are important when building people's homes 86266
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 202 - Families are now not as close as they used to be 85589
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 13 - What changes do you think this new century will bring 85327
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 167 - Should governments spend more money on improving roads and highways 85051
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 644 - The best way to reduce crime is to give longer prison sentences 83934
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 95 - Wild animals have no use in the 21st century and trying to preserve animals now is just wastage of money 82859
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 222 - People leave their country to work abroad and take their family with them 82689
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 122 - Some people believe that they should keep all the money they have earned 81831
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 762 - Technology is being used to monitor what people are saying and doing 81287
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 347 - Children should be allowed to stay at home and play until they are six or seven 80884
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 216 - Teenage years are the happiest of our lives 80451
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 31 - Improvements in health, education and trade are essential for the development of poorer nations 80368
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 6 - Cricket has become more popular than the national sports 80219
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 348 - Discuss the cause and effects of widespread drug abuse by young people 80183
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 240 - Government investment in the arts, such as music and theatre 79846
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 244 - Aim of university education is to help graduates get better jobs 79803
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 243 - The world is experiencing a dramatic increase in population 79569
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 694 - A person's worth nowadays seems to be judged according to social status 79040