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 1001 - Capital punishment is essential to control violence in society 2283
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1002 - Placing advertisements in schools is a great resource for public schools 5955
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1003 - Why is the circus still a popular form of entertainment? 3566
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1004 - Some people who have been in prison become good citizens later 7957
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1005 - Discuss the causes and effects of widespread drug use by young people 8304
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1006 - The internet is viewed as an excellent means of communication 10881
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1007 - Use of mobile phones in public is as annoying as smoking and should be banned 4114
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1008 - How can children who are disinterested in study to be motivated? 2039
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1009 - On-line shopping has become more popular than in-store shopping 9885
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1010 - Television is dangerous because it destroys family life 2858
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1011 - Government should support mothers 2458
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1012 - Sport has an important role in society 8281
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1013 - There is no need to give international aid by government 4726
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1014 - A gift can contribute to a child’s development 2709
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1015 - Advantages and disadvantages for the child of having a large number of toys 11360
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1016 - Governments should not provide care or financial support for elderly people 5119
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1017 - Why do you think people attend colleges or universities? 4030
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1018 - What can governments do to help reduce the amount of rubbish produced? 2111
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1019 - Is this dependence on computers a good thing? 2965
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1020 - Has easier food preparation improved the way people live? 2532