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 980 - Some people think that cities are the best places to live 52879
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 56 - Television has destroyed communication among friends and family 52703
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 896 - Health care and education should be the responsibility of the government 52582
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 250 - Young single people no longer stay with their parents until they are married 52106
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 832 - Overpopulation of urban areas has led to numerous problems 52013
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1009 - On-line shopping has become more popular than in-store shopping 51824
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 29 - Some Governments say how many children a family can have in their country should be strictly controlled 51720
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 730 - What are the reasons behind the stressful life 51641
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 925 - International tourism has brought enormous benefit to many places 51577
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 246 - Governments should tax private car owners heavily 51554
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1012 - Sport has an important role in society 51185
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 508 - Many old buildings protected by law are part of a nation’s history 50785
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 66 - Watching television is bad for children 50624
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 60 - People have different job expectations for jobs 50556
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 552 - These days more fathers stay at home and take care of their children 50403
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 738 - It is more important to have an enjoyable job than to earn a lot of money 49887
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 608 - Rich nations should help poor countries with their basic needs 49515
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 37 - Alternative forms of transport should be encouraged and international laws introduced to control car 49414
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 182 - Teenagers have jobs while they are still students 49404
IELTS Essay 1171 - Allowing children to make their own choices 48973