IELTS Writing Recent Actual Test 2019

December

07/12/2019

  • Task 1: Bar chart
  • Task 2: Nowadays a large amount of advertising aimed at children should be banned because of the negative effects.
    To what extent do you agree or disagree?

November

30/11/2019

  • Task 1: Mixed
  • Task 2: People think that countries should produce foods their population eats and import less food as much as possible. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

23/11/2019

  • Task 1: Maps
  • Task 2: Many young people now know more about international pop and movie stars than famous people in the history of their countries.
    What are the causes? Give solutions to increase the number of people to know about famous people in history

16/11/2019

  • Task 1: Line graph
  • Task 2: International travel is becoming cheaper, and countries are opening their doors to more and more tourists. Do the advantages of increased tourism outweigh disadvantages?

07/11/2019

  • Task 1: Bar chart
  • Task 2: In many countries, imprisonment is the most common solution to crimes. However, some people believe that better education will be a more effective solution.
    To what extent do you agree or disagree?

02/11/2019

  • Task 1: Line graph
  • Task 2: People often think about creating an ideal society, but most of the times fail in making this happen.What is your opinion about an ideal societyHow can we create an ideal society?

October

26/10/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: Although more and more people read the news on the Internet, newspapers will remain the most important source of news for the majority of people. Do you agree or disagree?

19/10/2019

  • Task 1: Bar chart
  • Task 2: Many people are now spending more and more time travelling to work or school. Some people believe that this is a negative development while others think there are some benefits.Discuss both views and give your opinion.

12/10/2019

  • Task 1: Bar chart
  • Task 2: Some people say that it is necessary to use animals for testing medicines intended for human use. Others, however, think it is cruel and unnecessary.Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

10/10/2019

  • Task 1: Pie chart
  • Task 2: In some countries, small town-centre shops are going out of business because people tend to drive to large out-of-town stores. As a result, people without cars have limited access to out-of town stores, and it may result in an increase in the use of cars.Do you think the disadvantages of this change outweigh its advantages?

September

28/09/2019

  • Task 1: Map
  • Task 2: Fossil fuels, such as coal, oil and natural gas, are the main source for many countries. However, some nations are using alternative energy such as solar power and wind power.Do you think this is a positive or negative development?

14/09/2019

  • Task 1: Mixed
  • Task 2: Some people say cultural traditions are destroyed when they are used as money-making attractions aimed at tourists. Others say this is the only way to save such traditions.Discuss both views and give your opinion.

12/09/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: The availability of entertainment such as video games on handheld devices is harmful to individuals and to the society they live in. To what extent do you agree and disagree?

07/09/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: The increase in the production of consumer goods results in damage to the natural environment. What are the causes of this? What can be done to solve this problem?

August

24/08/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: To what extent do you agree or disagree?
    Environmental protection should be the responsibility of politicians, not individuals as individuals can do too little.

17/08/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: Discuss both views and give your opinion.
    Some people feel that manufacturers and supermarkets have the responsibility to reduce the amount of packaging of goods. Others argue that customers should avoid buying goods with a lot of packaging.

10/08/2019

  • Task 1: Process
  • Task 2: Some people think that zoos are all cruel and should be closed down. Others however believe that zoos can be useful in protecting wild animals. Discuss both opinions and give your own opinion.

01/08/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: In many countries, the costs of living are rising. What are the effects on individuals and society? Suggest solutions to this problem.

July

27/07/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: Students should be taught academic knowledge so that they can pass exams, and skills such as cooking or dressing should not be taught. To what extent do you agree/disagree?

20/07/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: Nowadays, there is a trend that media reports focus on problems and emergencies rather than positive development. Some people think it is harmful to individuals and to society. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

18/07/2019

  • Task 1: Line Graph
  • Task 2: It is said that people who read books for pleasure have better imagination and language skills than people who watch TV. Do you agree or disagree?

06/07/2019

  • Task 1: Bart charts
  • Task 2: Many foods are shipped from far away. Some people think that eating local food is more environmentally and economically. Do you think the advantages outweigh its disadvantages.

June

29/06/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: Some people think that sending criminals to prison is not effective. Education and job training should be used instead. Do you agree or disagree?

22/06/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: Many museums and historical sites are mainly visited by tourists but not local people. Why is it the case? What can be done to attract more local people to visit these places?

13/06/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: In many nations, people in huge cities either live alone or in small family units, instead of in large, extended family groups.  Is this a positive or negative trend?

01/06/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: Many developing countries are currently expanding their tourism industries. Why is this the case? Is it a positive development?

May

23/05/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: In many cities, there is little control on the design and construction of new houses, so people can build houses in their own styles rather than building them with the same style as the old houses in the local area. Do the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?

18/05/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: Advertising are becoming more and more common in everyday life. Some people say that advertising has a positive impact on our lives. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

11/05/2019

  • Task 1: Line Graph
  • Task 2: Many employers find that their new employees lack sufficient interpersional skills such as lack of ability to work with colleagues as a team. What are the causes? Can you suggest some possible solutions?

04/05/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: These days, a great number of children prefer spending time on computer games rather than on sports. Why is it? Is it a positive or negative development?

April

27/04/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: Some people believe that planning for the future is a waste of time because they think that focusing on the present is more important. To what extent agree or disagree?

25/04/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: In many nations, people in huge cities either live alone or in small family units, instead of in large, extended family groups.  Is this a positive or negative trend?

13/04/2019

  • Task 1: Map
  • Task 2: In many countries, people like to eat a wider range of food than can be grown in their local place. Therefore, much of the food people eat today has to come from other regions. Do you think the advantages of this development outweigh disadvantages?

06/04/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: Nowadays, people have little awareness of the importance of the natural world. What are the reasons and how can people learn more about the natural world?

March

23/03/2019

  • Task 1: Map
  • Task 2: In the future, it is expected that there will be higher proportion of older people in some countries. Is this positive or negative development?

14/03/2019

  • Task 1: Process
  • Task 2: In some countries, small town-centre shops are going out of business because people tend to drive to large out-of-town stores. As a result, people without cars have limited access to out-of-town stores, and it may result in an increase in the use of cars. Do you think the disadvantages of this change outweigh its advantages?

09/03/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: Some people think movies should only be for entertainment. Others think that they should also have educational values. Discuss both views and give your opinion.

02/03/2019

  • Task 1: Map
  • Task 2: The world of work is rapidly changing and employees cannot depend on having the same job or the same working conditions for life. Why is it the case? Can you suggest some ways to prepare people to work in the future?

February

23/02/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: More and more people want to buy clothes, cars and other products from well-known brands.  What are the reasons?  Do you think it is a positive or negative development?

14/02/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: Some people claim that public museums and art galleries will be no longer necessary because people can see historical objects and works of art by using a computer. Do you agree or disagree?

09/02/2019

  • Task 1: Line graph
  • Task 2: In most successful companies, some people think that communication between employers and workers is the most important factor, other people say that other factors are more important. Discuss both views and give your opinion.

02/02/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: More and more people want to buy clothes, cars and other products from well-known brands.  What are the reasons?  Do you think it is a positive or negative development?

January

19/01/2019

  • Task 1: Pie chart
  • Task 2: Some people think that newspapers are the best way to get news. However, others believe that they can get news better through another media platform. Discuss both views and give your opinion.

17/01/2019

  • Task 1: Bar charts
  • Task 2: Some people think that the best way to improve road safety is to increase the minimum legal age for driving a car or motorbike. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

12/01/2019

  • Task 1: Table
  • Task 2: The best way to ensure the growth of children is to make parents take parenting courses. Do you agree or disagree?

05/01/2019

  • Task 1: Map
  • Task 2: In the modern world, it is no longer necessary to use animals as food or other products, such as medicines and clothing. Do you agree or disagree?

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