The growth of online shopping will one day lead to all shops in towns and cities closing. Do you agree or disagree?

The demand for online shopping increasing day by day. Nowadays, most of the people purchasing products on websites. Most of the people arguing that
this
trend will lead to the closing of all retail shops in the cities.
However
, some individuals feel that still
Add a comma
,

It appears that you are missing a comma after the introductory phrase still. Consider adding a comma.

show examples
people prefer to go to shops to buy products like clothing, electronics etc. In my opinion, I completely agree that all the shops in the cities will close soon because of the increasing demand for online shopping.
To begin
with, most of the people prefer to buy products online because companies are giving huge discounts on products. And you will find more number of options in terms of colour and sizes.
For example
, sites like Amazon, Flipkart are providing great discounts on almost all products and they are offering free delivery. It will save us time as well as transit charges. And one more advantage is that we can see the consumer reviews before buying any product. So, by seeing the reviews we can choose our product wisely. Because of the above reasons, people prefer to buy things in online shopping rather going to shops. In my view,
this
trend will impact on shops in the cities.
On the other hand
, people have different opinions on online brands.
Firstly
, some people prefer to trial the dress before they purchase.
This
facility not available if you purchase online.
Secondly
, some individuals arguing that the products available on the websites are not original ones.
For instance
, a recent survey shows that 50%
Verify preposition usage
of

It appears that there is a missing preposition after the word %. Consider adding the preposition.

show examples
people believe that the products selling on online are not original brands. So, some people still confident that online shopping will not impact on shops in the cities. In conclusion, most of the people prefer to buy products online rather than visiting shopping malls,
this
will tend to close the shops in towns.
However
, some people feel that it will not impact on individual shops and shopping malls. I completely agree that the shops in the towns will close soon because of the online shopping boom.
Submitted by shirish on

Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Writing9 with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

Improve your writing score in 2 weeks
Just type your IELTS essay and receive a clear, detailed report and band score in a moment.

Fully explain your ideas

To get an excellent score in the IELTS Task 2 writing section, one of the easiest and most effective tips is structuring your writing in the most solid format. A great argument essay structure may be divided to four paragraphs, in which comprises of four sentences (excluding the conclusion paragraph, which comprises of three sentences).

For we to consider an essay structure a great one, it should be looking like this:

  • Paragraph 1 - Introduction
    • Sentence 1 - Background statement
    • Sentence 2 - Detailed background statement
    • Sentence 3 - Thesis
    • Sentence 4 - Outline sentence
  • Paragraph 2 - First supporting paragraph
    • Sentence 1 - Topic sentence
    • Sentence 2 - Example
    • Sentence 3 - Discussion
    • Sentence 4 - Conclusion
  • Paragraph 3 - Second supporting paragraph
    • Sentence 1 - Topic sentence
    • Sentence 2 - Example
    • Sentence 3 - Discussion
    • Sentence 4 - Conclusion
  • Paragraph 4 - Conclusion
    • Sentence 1 - Summary
    • Sentence 2 - Restatement of thesis
    • Sentence 3 - Prediction or recommendation

Our recommended essay structure above comprises of fifteen (15) sentences, which will make your essay approximately 250 to 275 words.

Read more in the eBook

The Ultimate Guide to Get a Target Band Score of 7+ »

* free ebook for Premium users

What to do next:
Look at other essays:
Check your IELTS essays
Instantly see mistakes you've made and learn how to avoid them.