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 1126 - Increasing number of people are leaving rural areas to live in the city 10771
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 799 - In many countries insufficient respect is shown to older people 10761
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 289 - Scientists contribute more to society 10744
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 688 - Professionals of other important sectors are comparatively less paid 10738
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 273 - Waste disposal problems are increasing specially in urban areas 10728
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 554 - These days people work in more than one job 10706
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 210 - Subjects taught in schools are too academic 10702
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 509 - The first man to walk on the moon said it was "a giant leap for mankind” 10689
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 120 - People who just finished college have a hard time interacting with colleagues 10645
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 818 - People do not have such a close relationship with their neighbours 10621
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 822 - Young people should spend more time on cultural activities 10565
IELTS Essay 1161 - Today’s food travels thousands of miles before it reaches customers 10561
IELTS Essay 1193 - Psychological illnesses may not be as obvious as physical disabilities 10560
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 286 - Governments should make education compulsory for all children 10557
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1116 - A country should try to produce all the food 10543
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 875 - Today people have unhealthy diet and do not exercise 10539
IELTS Essay 1176 - Children are facing more pressures nowadays 10498
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 856 - Qualities a good journalist should have 10497
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 109 - TV, Internet and radio are very popular nowadays 10487
IELTS Essay 1179 - Schools are spending more time teaching traditional subjects 10481