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 801 - Schools to teach every young person how to be a good parent 9577
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 802 - What benefits has the world got from space exploration? 2392
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 803 - The world has seen an enormous increase in flights for leisure 4774
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 804 - There is continuous coverage of sport on television 2781
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 805 - Internet as a way of opening up new communication 4144
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 806 - Hunting animals is one of mankind’s earliest instincts 2241
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 807 - In many countries television shows many foreign-made programmes 4636
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 808 - The teaching of a foreign language should be compulsory 1671
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 809 - Should all countries have laws to prevent animals being used in entertainment? 2619
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 810 - It can be difficult for people over the age of 50 to get good jobs 6514
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 811 - There are many ways of preventing crime that are much better than prison 3218
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 812 - Some governments try to control the way a national language is used 1709
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 813 - It is often difficult for young people to find a good job 2850
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 814 - Old-fashioned values no longer seem important 2336
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 815 - The camera has changed the way we look at the world 1875
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 816 - Homeschooling belongs to the past and is unacceptable in modern society 2730
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 817 - Government should invest in training top athletes to win major competitions 3061
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 818 - People do not have such a close relationship with their neighbours 5330
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 819 - Many people think Olympic Games and world cup are an enormous waste of money 4054
IELTS Writing Task 2 Sample 820 - Very few young people read newspapers or follow the news on TV 5082