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 181 - Compare the advantages of living in university housing with the advantages of living in an apartment 29347
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 182 - Teenagers have jobs while they are still students 49169
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 183 - Which do you prefer - planning or not planning for your leisure time 36125
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 184 - When students move to a new school, they sometimes face problems 15404
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 185 - Some people trust their first impressions about a person’s character 28445
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 186 - Is there more need for land to be left in its natural condition 14021
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 187 - What are some of the important qualities of a good roommate 11307
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 188 - People are no longer allowed to smoke in many public places 16392
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 189 - Some high schools require all students to wear school uniforms 47150
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 190 - Universities should give the same amount of money to their students’ sports activities 20502
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 191 - What are the qualities of a good neighbor 16150
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 192 - Reading fiction is more enjoyable than watching movies 28539
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 193 - Boys and girls should attend separate schools 27927
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 194 - Every generation of people is different in important ways 17430
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 195 - Many people have a close relationship with their pets 24982
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 196 - Some people prefer to work for themselves or own a business 55936
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 197 - Human needs for farmland, housing, and industry are more important than saving land 28089
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 198 - In general, people are living longer now 30824
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 199 - Some people learn by doing things other people learn by reading about things 19902
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 200 - Some people think that they can learn better by themselves than with a teacher 70099