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 241 - It is important to use leisure time for activities that improve the mind 15062
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 242 - Animals should not be exploited by people and that they should have the same rights 19386
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 243 - The world is experiencing a dramatic increase in population 18295
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 244 - Aim of university education is to help graduates get better jobs 17910
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 245 - Celebrities are more famous for their glamour and wealth than for their achievements 17085
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 246 - Governments should tax private car owners heavily 17882
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 247 - Explain some of the ways in which humans are damaging the environment 7233
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 248 - We should only be concerned with our own communities and countries 7513
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 249 - Do the drawbacks of video games outweigh the benefits 15534
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 250 - Young single people no longer stay with their parents until they are married 17099
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 251 - When choosing a job, the salary is the most important consideration 22017
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 252 - Foreign visitors should pay more than local visitors for cultural and historical attractions 12157
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 253 - Several languages are in danger of extinction 7425
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 254 - Some people believe that hobbies need to be difficult to be enjoyable 8382
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 255 - In the developed world, average life expectancy is increasing 19444
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 256 - Governments should give financial support to creative artists such as painters and musicians 13378
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 257 - In the modern world we are more dependent on each other 12515
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 258 - Societies that don’t respect and honor their women can never make progress 4142
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 259 - We have been living in the nuclear age now for over half a century 8693
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 260 - Some say that young people are not suitable for decision making positions in governments 4538