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 42 - Computers have made life easier and more convenient 76079
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 30 - In many countries children are engaged in some kind of paid work 75859
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 224 - People succeed because of their hard work 75040
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 291 - How realistic is the expectation of job satisfaction for all workers 74916
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 14 - A zoo has no useful purpose 74721
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 251 - When choosing a job, the salary is the most important consideration 73890
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 293 - Happiness is considered very important in life 73397
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 86 - Education should be free to all people and paid & managed by the government 73345
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 28 - The position of women in society has changed markedly in the last twenty years 72542
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1112 - Not enough of the waste from homes is recycled 71724
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 502 - It is better to educate boys and girls in separate schools 71006
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 227 - In many cities crime is increasing 70901
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 104 - Prevention is better than cure - spending on health education and preventative measures 70866
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 308 - Advantages than disadvantages of living in a house compared with living in an apartment 70799
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 71 - The characteristics we are born with have much more influence on our personality 69850
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 505 - In many countries schools have severe problems with student behavior 69704
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 7 - To solve the ever-increasing environmental hazards throughout the world 69487
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 114 - Creative artists should be given freedom to express their ideas 69463
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 36 - The threat of nuclear weapons maintains the world peace 69441
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 136 - Using a computer every day can have more negative than positive effects 68840