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 366 - Why do you think teachers give homework to students 9427
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 733 - The main reason people go to work is to earn money 9416
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 903 - Young drivers are careless and overconfident 9413
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 309 - Government safety laws include things such as wearing a hard hat on a building site 9397
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 269 - Students who go directly from school to university benefit less 9393
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 646 - Sports professionals earn a lot more than people in other important professions 9355
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 611 - People should work a fixed number of hours per week 9197
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1141 - University should focus on those necessary for a given profession 9195
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 507 - Many people prefer to work in the public sector 9181
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 758 - We never know when the natural disaster will shatter an area 9137
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 717 - The role of prisons should be to punish criminals who have committed serious crimes 9131
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1025 - How do movies and TV affect us? 9127
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 260 - Some say that young people are not suitable for decision making positions in governments 9102
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 318 - Why is careful planning important in the development of cities 9098
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 949 - It’s hard to justify the reason to participate in the lecture physically 9051
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 676 - Most of the poor in the world live in countries where tourism is a growing industry 9039
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 365 - Is the growing use of communications technology a positive or a negative development for society 9004
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 336 - Can computerised data collection on individuals be justified 8972
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 479 - International sporting events are the ideal opportunity to show the world the qualities 8969
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1150 - To what extent has the internet made life more convenient? 8969