IELTS Writing Samples of Band 8

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....

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....

In many countries, today crime novels, and TV crime dramas are becoming more and more popular. Why do you think these books and TV shows are popular? What is your opinion of crime fiction and TV crime dramas?

Nowadays, novels and television series describing various cases of crime are becoming a hot topic around the world, especially for young people, those are overly addicted to this kind of TV programmes and/or books. There are several possible causes for this occurrence, which I will discuss it in this essay, as well as give my view on this matter....

Education is very important. How can children who are disinterested in study be motivated to learn? Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.

Education plays an essential role in human's life. In the modern era, Many students are not interested in their study. In this easy, I intent to discuses the some possible solution to encourage children toward their studies....

In order to solve traffic problems, governments should tax private car owners heavily and use the money to improve public transportation. What are the advantages and disadvantages of such a solution?

Traffic congestion in many cities around the world is severe. One possible solution to this problem is to impose heavy taxes on car drivers and use this money to make public transport better. This essay will discuss the benefits and drawbacks of such a measure....

Living in a country where you have to speak a foreign language can cause serious social problems as well as practical problems. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement.

It is perceived that there can be social and practical problems for people who live in a country where they have to speak a foreign language. I certainly agree with this statement....

Living in a country where you have to speak a foreign language can cause serious social problems as well as practical problems. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement.

It is perceived that there can be social and practical problems for people who live in a country where they have to speak a foreign language. I certainly agree with this statement....

As countries develop, more and more people buy and use their own cars. Do the advantages of this trend for individuals outweigh the disadvantages for the environment?

In the era of fast growing technology and the modern lifestyle, People used to buy their own cars instead of travelling through public transport. Admittedly, there are many advantages of having a car which definitely overcomes the drawbacks like pollution and congestion....

Some people think that children should be taught at school to recycle materials and avoid waste. Other people believe that children should be taught this at home.  Discuss both opinions and give your own opinion.

It is very important to recycle materials and reduce the amount of waste, and teach these principles to the children, but there is a disagreement among the experts about the appropriate place for educating the children. Some believe schools are the best place for teaching the value of recycling, whereas others consider homes as the best location. This essay will discuss both points of view and I shall argue that the children should be educated about this important issue at home....

Some people think that the government should establish free libraries in each town. Others believe it is a waste of money since people can access the internet at home to obtain information. Discuss both the side and give your opinion.

People have different views on the allocation of budget to the establishment of libraries which for freely using by nations. While some think collecting data could be achieve the function by using research engines at home, so that libraries should no longer exist in the future. However I believed that libraries still have their unique functions, so that it is worthy to invest....

The manufacturing and use of cars damages the environment but their popularity is increasing. Why is this? How could this be controlled?

At present, car production and utilization rates are increasing rapidly, which create environmental issues. Some necessary steps should be taken to protect the environment. It can be controlled by implanting stringent rules and regulation along with public awareness. The present essay describes the possibilities for the better improvement....

Many people now undertake extreme activities, from hang-gliding to mountain climbing.TWhy do people risk their lives in this way, and do you think this is a good trend? Give reasons for your answer, and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.

Dangerous / Risky activities are now becoming quite popular and many people start engaging in these risky sports, for example, hang-gliding and mountain climbing. People participate in these extreme sports for several reasons. Despite the arguments against this practice, I believe this is a good trend....

In the future, nobody will buy printed newspapers or books because they will be able to read everything they want online without paying. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?

In the past, people generally referred to the news or any information though printed leaflets or books. Nowadays, online services are a boom and many nations are opting for electronic-based products. One of the major changes is the conversion of paper related products to a complete online industry in which many individuals believe that printed articles or magazines would be overtaken by the information available online. In my opinion, I completely agree with the statement, however it might not always be free. In this essay, we shall discuss the aforementioned topic further....

Some people believe that it is good to share as much information as possible in scientific research, business and the academic world. Others believe that some information is too important or too valuable to be shared freely. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.

Knowledge increases when it is shared, and hence some people believe that scientific, technical and business information should be shared freely; however, others opine that it is better to keep some information confidential. In my opinion, both approaches have their advantages and disadvantages....

“Do you think extra-curricular activities are important in a student’s life?” Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.

Extracurricular activities are so much crucial for a student. Some experts suggest that this type of activity is unnecessary for them as it hampers their regular studies. In my opinion, the extra classroom activity should be made compulsory for every student because of its multifarious advantages....

Some peoplebelieve that it is best to accept a bad situation such as unsatisfactory job or shortage of money.Others argue that it is better to try and improve such situations.Discuss both views and give your opinion.

While some individuals argue that accepting the adverse circumstances is an appropriate way to tackle with those situations, others consider that people should put endeavours to alter the unfavourable conditions of life.This essay intends to delve into both sides of the argument in depth.I, however, believe that it is justified to put consistent efforts for the betterment of their life....

In some countries, celebrities can now earn more than senior politicians. what might be the reason for this? Is this a positive or negative development?

There is no doubt that the popularity of actors and singers cannot be beaten by others in the some parts of the world. Since they entertain the society, they have been well paid. In my opinion, political leaders need to be received a better income than the other group....

Many museums charge for admission while others are free. Do you think the advantages of charging people for admission to museums outweigh the disadvantages?

Museums are educational places which are beneficial for people in the societies. However, these days, people have to pay an entrance fee to enter many museums. Although this phenomenon can lead to negative effects, I believe that there are for more positive effects....

In some countries people spend long hours at work. Why does this happen? Is it positive or negative development?

There is a trend of working longer hours than usual in some countries in the world. Many reasons can be offered to explain this trend, but clearly, it has negative impacts on people....

Some people say that instead of seeing the Internet as a way of opening up new communication possibilities world-wide, we should be concerned about the effect this is having on social interaction. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this view?

In the recent years, the growth of the Internet has been phenomenal. However, some people are sceptical about the effects of the online communication on social interactions. Although there are convincing arguments on the both sides, I am convinced that the Internet is improving human communications....