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 412 - Should students take a gap year before attending universities 47275
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 246 - Governments should tax private car owners heavily 46710
IELTS Essay 1172 - Countries are becoming more and more similar 46697
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 66 - Watching television is bad for children 46625
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 925 - International tourism has brought enormous benefit to many places 46316
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 730 - What are the reasons behind the stressful life 46290
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 980 - Some people think that cities are the best places to live 46271
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 832 - Overpopulation of urban areas has led to numerous problems 46173
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 250 - Young single people no longer stay with their parents until they are married 46122
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 60 - People have different job expectations for jobs 46087
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1073 - People are choosing to live alone nowadays 45691
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 182 - Teenagers have jobs while they are still students 45433
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 88 - Television has had a significant influence on the culture of many societies 45195
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 37 - Alternative forms of transport should be encouraged and international laws introduced to control car 45055
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 508 - Many old buildings protected by law are part of a nation’s history 44909
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 43 - Modern technology is creating a single world culture 44672
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 738 - It is more important to have an enjoyable job than to earn a lot of money 44548
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 249 - Do the drawbacks of video games outweigh the benefits 44364
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 63 - Marriages are arranged by the parents but in other cases, people choose their own marriage partner 44312
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1009 - On-line shopping has become more popular than in-store shopping 44137