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 Essay 1162 - Art, Sport and Music are being dropped from the school curriculum 8480
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 873 - The average life expectancy is increasing for men and women 8432
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 611 - People should work a fixed number of hours per week 8416
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 507 - Many people prefer to work in the public sector 8390
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 349 - Originality does not mean thinking something that was never thought before 8383
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 634 - Artists should support their own financing or should be funded by alternative sources 8378
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 676 - Most of the poor in the world live in countries where tourism is a growing industry 8371
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 949 - It’s hard to justify the reason to participate in the lecture physically 8360
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 260 - Some say that young people are not suitable for decision making positions in governments 8322
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 479 - International sporting events are the ideal opportunity to show the world the qualities 8297
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 620 - Female leadership is a better option for the society 8249
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 318 - Why is careful planning important in the development of cities 8243
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 979 - Students from rural areas find it difficult to access university education 8241
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1141 - University should focus on those necessary for a given profession 8241
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1150 - To what extent has the internet made life more convenient? 8207
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 758 - We never know when the natural disaster will shatter an area 8196
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 365 - Is the growing use of communications technology a positive or a negative development for society 8164
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 888 - Some young adults want independence from their parents 8162
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 543 - Private cars on the roads in many parts of world has led to serious problems 8148
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 947 - Today's youth are experimenting with both legal and illegal drugs 8147