IELTS Essay 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 730 - What are the reasons behind the stressful life 30599
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 508 - Many old buildings protected by law are part of a nation’s history 30101
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 250 - Young single people no longer stay with their parents until they are married 30061
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 189 - Some high schools require all students to wear school uniforms 29764
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 896 - Health care and education should be the responsibility of the government 29709
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1063 - Social networking sites have a huge negative impact 29473
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 196 - Some people prefer to work for themselves or own a business 29461
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 925 - International tourism has brought enormous benefit to many places 29180
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 843 - Do the benefits of studying abroad outweigh the drawbacks? 28788
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 486 - Education is the single most important factor in the development 28675
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 182 - Teenagers have jobs while they are still students 28617
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 249 - Do the drawbacks of video games outweigh the benefits 28519
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1105 - Education system is the only critical factor to development 28517
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 170 - It is more important for students to study history and literature than it is for them to study science and mathematics 28471
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 123 - There are social, medical and technical problems associated with the use of mobile phones 28383
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 257 - In the modern world we are more dependent on each other 28378
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 832 - Overpopulation of urban areas has led to numerous problems 28361
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 209 - Until what age do you think people should be encouraged to remain in paid employment 28355
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 206 - Some people think that space research is a waste of money 28234
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 241 - It is important to use leisure time for activities that improve the mind 28198