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 1121 - Some people prefer shopping in shopping centers while others prefer local markets 6409
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1122 - Children brought up in families with less money are better prepared 5332
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1123 - How can we overcome the problems of poverty? 2774
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1124 - Girls and boys benefit more from attending mixed schools 3590
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1125 - Many people say smoking should be banned 5829
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1126 - Increasing number of people are leaving rural areas to live in the city 2994
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1127 - Communication among people is less personal now 2970
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1128 - How could computers be considered a hindrance? 3613
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1129 - The rich are becoming richer and the poor are becoming poorer 5385
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1130 - Education and health care should be funded by the government 6439
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1131 - Violence at sport events is on the increase 2729
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1132 - Encourage the use of bicycles among wider population 7162
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1133 - Widespread use of Internet has brought many problems 7182
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1134 - State which media you consider to be the most effective 2498
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1135 - Men and women can be equally suited to do any type of work 3608
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1136 - Parents have great influence on children’s development 5096
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1137 - Watching sports in one's free time is just a waste of time 3858
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1138 - Paying taxes is a big enough contribution to their society 5274
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1139 - Development and rapid expansion of supermarkets 4603
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 1140 - Government is wasting money on the arts 6487