IELTS Writing Samples of Band 6.5

A lot of places in the world rely on tourist as a main source of income. Unfortunately, tourism can also be a source of problems if it is not managed correctly. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of this fact.

Travelling is regarded as a primary earning business in places around the world; however, if people could not establish control well, it would happen serious problems. This essay will suggest some benefits and drawbacks of this statement....

Governments in many countries have recently introduced special taxes on foods and beverages with high levels of sugar. Some think these taxes are a good idea while others disagree. Discuss both views and give you own opinion.

Some people opine that the special taxes implied on sugary products are beneficial for the public, while others dissent and believe that they are impinge for the freedom. In my opinion, despite the drawbacks, the benefits of health justify the regulations....

27. Having a lot of international sports events may promote world peace. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

International sports events have been popular since the ancient times in human history. Moreover, these competitions definitely maintain and enhance our peaceful living environment worldwide because of social harmony enhanced by the events, entertainment provided for the audiences and international cooperation among nations....

Some people believe that part time job can be beneficial for better jobs in future. Others think it can easily distract students. Discuss both views and give your opinion.

Nowadays, a majority of students opting to go to a part-time job throughout their studies. While some people assert that students who have anything next to their study will distract them easily. I believe that doing a specific job beside your study is crucially important. Nevertheless, personality has an enormous impact on whether it will distract you or help you....

Some people think governments should spend more money on providing faster means of public transport. However, others think money should be spent on important priorities for public transport (e.g. cost, environment). Discuss both views and give your opinion.

People have different views regarding how governments should allocate their budgets for public transport. While many people think that more money should be spent on reducing the cost and protecting the environment, I would argue that it is best to offer high-speed modes of transport....

People born today can expect to live longer than people in previous generations. What are some of the positive and negative implications of this phenomenon? Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.

In recent decades, people are witnessing loner lives when compared to earlier generations. Although there are some concerns associated with this trend, I think that it has more optimal outcomes....

It is better for young people to get advice from old people than young ones. Do you agree or disagree?

According to some people youngsters should get advice from their seniors rather than their peers. I can only partially agree with this view. While I do admit that our elders are wiser and more experienced than us, they may not always be able to give advice that is appropriate for the age we live in....

Today’s schools should teach their students how to survive financially in the world today. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?

In schools, students learn to analyse literature, calculate using trigonometry and understand how photosynthesis works, but often students are inexperienced and helpless after graduation when encountering the real world. It is therefore argued that schools should teach their students how to survive financially in the world....

IN MANY PARTS OF THE WORLD, ILLITERACY RATES ARE STILL HIGH. WHAT DO YOU THINK ARE THE CAUSES OF THIS? WHAT SOLUTIONS CAN YOU SUGGEST?

Illiteracy is a big problem that every poor countries have to deal with. Knowing how to read and write your own language is the most necessary things to be succeeded in today’s technologically advanced. It happens because of the way the governments direct the countries and using the treasury in wrong ways....

It is more important for schoolchildren to learn about local history than world history. Agree or disagree

It is argued that students should study about domestic history rather than other countries’ history. In my opinion, I completely disagree with this view. Because I believe that children need learn both national history and world past the same at the school...

Some sports are extremely dangerous but many people still like them very much. Why do people take part in dangerous sports? Give some suggestions on how to deal with these dangers.

In recent years we have seen a considerable rise in dangerous or extreme sports. This essay shall discuss some of the main reasons why people engage in such sports and suggest ways in which some risks involved in such sports can be reduced....

Some people think that job satisfaction is more important than job security, while some people think that they cannot always expect job satisfaction, a permanent job is more important. Discuss both views and give your own opinion. You should write at least 250 words.

It is argued that work stability plays an imperative role in a person's life; however, some people tend to give immense importance to work satisfaction to lead a life. In my opinion, both factors are vital, according to age and experiences. This essay will discuss both the views which will demonstrate how people's thought for job satisfaction and security changes over the period....

Some people think that job satisfaction is more important than job security, while some people think that they cannot always expect job satisfaction, a permanent job is more important. Discuss both views and give your own opinion. You should write at least 250 words.

It is argued that work stability plays an imperative role in a person's life; however, some people tend to give immense importance to work satisfaction to lead a life. In my opinion, both factors are vital, according to age and experiences. This essay will discuss both the views which will demonstrate how people's thought about job satisfaction and security changes over the period....

Today more people travelling than ever before. Why is this the case? What are the benefits of travelling for the traveler?

In today’s modern epoch, travelling has become necessary for every individual because of the sedentary lifestyle of most of the people. Thus, it is extremely important to have a refreshing environment and peaceful surroundings because of monotonous and mundane living pattern....

Some people believe that technology has made man more social. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?

Experts throughout both the developing and developed world have debated whether the advent of sophisticated modern technology such as mobile phones, laptops and iPad have helped to enhance and improve people’s social lives or whether the opposite has become the case. Personally, I strongly advocate the former view. This essay will discuss both sides using examples from the UK government and Oxford University to demonstrate points and prove arguments....

In many places, new homes are needed, but the only space available for building them is in the countryside. Some people believe it is more important to protect the countryside and not build new homes there. What is your opinion about this?

According to individual liking and desire of living in a bigger house, new homes are getting constructed rapidly. Some people are building them in the countryside because of less space in the city, while others disagree in order to save or conserve the environment. In my opinion, proper planning on building a house could help the society and nature, without disturbing the natural beauty of one’s surroundings....

Some people believe online reading materials should only be used for a child to learn to read, whereas others believe only printed material should be used. Discuss both veiws and give your opinion.

A few people think that website documents must only be utilized for an adolescent to gain to know the information, while others trust that xeroxed papers ought to be used. There are more benefits such as relevant, informative information, accurate, and easy access, while will browse the data in internet as well as no eye strain and easy go through the document while reading the printed papers. In this essay, I will portray both of the statements in the forthcoming paragraphs....

Some people believe that young people benefit from working while studying at school or university. Others think that young people will achieve more by focussing on their studies. Discuss both of the view points and give your own opinion. Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge and experience. days?

Over time, the cost of attending university has risen dramatically, making it necessary for many students to supplement savings and parental help with part-time jobs while studying. There are those who believe there are benefits to working while studying, while others believe that focussing on schoolwork is paramount. The key merits of both viewpoints are discussed below, along with my own views on the subject....

In some countries, an increasing number of people are suffering from health problems as a result of eating too much fast food. It is, therefore, necessary for governments to impose a higher tax on this kind of food.To what extent do you agree or disagree?

It is argued that governments should levy a tariff on junk food because the number of health risks associated with consuming this kind of food is on the rise. This essay agrees that a higher rate of tax should be paid by fast-food companies. Firstly, alcohol and tobacco companies already pay higher taxes and secondly, higher taxes could raise prices and lower consumption....