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 1016 - Governments should not provide care or financial support for elderly people 16165
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 513 - Nowadays it is easy to apply for and be given a credit card 16164
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 760 - In the past students did a university degree in their own country 16086
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 671 - Majority of criminals who were sent to prison would commit crimes when set free 16033
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 576 - Medical service should not be run by profit-making companies 16028
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 223 - In some countries it has been made illegal for people to smoke in all public places 15999
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 194 - Every generation of people is different in important ways 15983
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 382 - Paying taxes is enough to contribute to the society 15943
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 737 - Television is dangerous because it destroys family life 15866
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 701 - People consider computers to be more of a hindrance than a help 15815
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 294 - Young drivers complete a safe driving education course 15810
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 78 - Universities should not provide so much theoretical knowledge but give more practical training 15720
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 918 - Many parents have little time for their children 15656
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 988 - Money given to help poor countries does not solve the problem of poverty 15611
IELTS Essay 1176 - Children are facing more pressures nowadays 15550
IELTS Essay 1179 - Schools are spending more time teaching traditional subjects 15522
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 96 - Art should be better funded by the government but there must be more control 15476
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 875 - Today people have unhealthy diet and do not exercise 15463
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 15413
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 76 - Education overseas has become more accessible 15407