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 165 - Governments should spend as much money as possible on developing or buying computer technology 12558
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 890 - Learning a foreign language offers an insight 12505
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 988 - Money given to help poor countries does not solve the problem of poverty 12481
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 576 - Medical service should not be run by profit-making companies 12469
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1037 - Government should provide home to those who cannot afford it 12417
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 982 - Top level authorities should take suggestions from employees 12357
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 268 - Working from home should be encouraged as it is good for workers and employees 12319
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 889 - To what extent will migration become a social and political issue 12229
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 529 - Capital punishment can be viewed as a valid punishment 12221
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 172 - Is the ability to read and write more important today than in the past 12185
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 446 - Competitiveness is a positive quality for people in most societies 12157
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 918 - Many parents have little time for their children 12157
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 454 - Teacher has greater influence than parents in the development of child 's intelligence 12114
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 191 - What are the qualities of a good neighbor 12101
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 434 - Crime is a problem all over the world and there is nothing that can be done to prevent it 12098
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 558 - Where to live: small town vs. big city 12062
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1146 - Public health can be improved if the government make laws 12059
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 513 - Nowadays it is easy to apply for and be given a credit card 11999
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 760 - In the past students did a university degree in their own country 11971
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1083 - Giving a smaller amount of money weekly to children 11956