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 830 - Internet is an excellent means of communication 27411
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 700 - Film stars, pop musicians or sports stars are paid too much money 27391
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 44 - Children should never be educated at home by their parents 27355
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 121 - Housing problem in big cities has social consequences 27205
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 410 - People should be encouraged to get married before they are 30 27180
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 898 - Economic growth has made some people richer 26972
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 920 - Many people want their country to host an international sporting event 26842
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 478 - As technology develops so traditional cultures must be lost 26772
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 756 - Damage tourism can cause to local cultures and the environment 26737
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 449 - Most countries want to improve standard of living through economic development 26724
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 279 - Government spends too much money on space research 26658
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 34 - Tobacco should be treated as illegal like other drugs 26596
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 954 - Is it right to exclude males or females from certain professions? 26525
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 207 - Going overseas for university study or stay home and study 26511
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 579 - Traditional foods are being replaced by international fast foods 26452
IELTS Essay 1196 - Consequence of improved medical care is people are living longer 26350
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 358 - Obesity is a major disease prevalent among children 26303
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 592 - Nowadays we are living in a throw-away society 25966
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 113 - Computer can translate languages, so children need not study foreign languages any more 25916
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 465 - What can arts tell us about life that science cannot 25891