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 499 - Popular events like the football world cup and other international sporting occasions 113472
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 142 - Modern technology now allows rapid and uncontrolled access to and exchange of information 113202
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 46 - International tourism creates tension rather than understanding between people from different cultures 113031
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 114 - Creative artists should be given freedom to express their ideas 111857
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 42 - Computers have made life easier and more convenient 111671
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 242 - Animals should not be exploited by people and that they should have the same rights 107523
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 36 - The threat of nuclear weapons maintains the world peace 106568
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 494 - Being a celebrity brings problems as well as benefits 106469
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 136 - Using a computer every day can have more negative than positive effects 106011
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 5 - Violence and conflict were more evident under male leadership than under female leadership 105736
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 400 - The gap between the rich and the poor is becoming wider 105602
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 45 - It is better for children to grow up in the countryside than in a big city 105535
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 224 - People succeed because of their hard work 105171
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1077 - University students should study whatever they like 104978
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 362 - What are the benefits and drawbacks of studying abroad 104929
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 329 - Universities should provide graduates with the knowledge and skills needed 104236
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 761 - The internet allows us to stay connected with each other 103514
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 239 - Internet and computers will ever replace the book or the written word 102464
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 255 - In the developed world, average life expectancy is increasing 102374
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1140 - Government is wasting money on the arts 102352