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 59 - Should a city try to preserve its old, historic buildings or destroy them 31014
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 293 - Happiness is considered very important in life 30811
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 103 - Children's leisure activities must be educational 30755
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 71 - The characteristics we are born with have much more influence on our personality 30244
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 499 - Popular events like the football world cup and other international sporting occasions 29992
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 15 - People remember special gifts or presents that they receive 29943
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 21 - The overuse of natural resources causes an ultimate exhaust of them 29761
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 673 - Environmental problems are too big for individuals to be solved 29516
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 239 - Internet and computers will ever replace the book or the written word 29310
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 251 - When choosing a job, the salary is the most important consideration 29196
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 46 - International tourism creates tension rather than understanding between people from different cultures 29160
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 31 - Improvements in health, education and trade are essential for the development of poorer nations 29115
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 505 - In many countries schools have severe problems with student behavior 29019
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 517 - Global warming is one of the most serious issues 28548
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 329 - Universities should provide graduates with the knowledge and skills needed 28332
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 362 - What are the benefits and drawbacks of studying abroad 28114
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 41 - By punishing murderers with the death penalty, society is also guilt of committing murder 27804
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 494 - Being a celebrity brings problems as well as benefits 27787
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 136 - Using a computer every day can have more negative than positive effects 27531
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 308 - Advantages than disadvantages of living in a house compared with living in an apartment 27494