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How to write the Discuss and Give Your Opinion essay for Task 2 in IELTS

One type of Task 2 question is one that gives you two views about an issue and then asks you to discuss those two views and to give your opinion as well. How do you approach and organize this kind

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7 Types of Task 2 questions for IELTS

There are several different types of Task 2 questions that can all be answered using the 4-paragraph structure. Here are the  different kinds of questions: 1. Agree or Disagree  Ex. Some people think that scientists experimenting with animals in a laboratory

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Useful websites for general knowledge on topics for IELTS

Ed Yourdon via Compfight I have students that are worried that they may not know enough general knowledge on certain topics. They may know a lot about entertainment or information technology, but they may not know anything at all about

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Writing a cohesive paragraph

A  cohesive paragraph means that your paragraph is fully developed  logically with clear progression of ideas and supporting details. Sentences are ordered in a way that’s very easy to understand and are linked with transitional phrases. Have a look at

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Sample IELTS Task 2 essay for agree or disagree

‘Nino” Eugene La Pia via Compfight I had written out an outline for this Task 2 question: Many children these days have an unhealthy lifestyle. Both schools and parents are equally responsible for solving this problem. To what extent do

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Task 2 Sample model essay – Reducing unemployment with mobile phones

In a previous post I wrote about how to answer this agree or disagree question: Some people argue that the government should give every unemployed person a mobile phone and should make sure they have access to the Internet. They

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Sample model essay for Task 2 – discuss and give opinion

Mike via Compfight In my last post I wrote about how to organize an answer for this Task 2 question: Successful sports professionals can earn a great deal more money than people in other important professions. Some people think this

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Essay for IELTS Task 2 – Discuss and give opinion questions

For Task 2, you may get a question asking you to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of a topic  or two different views of an issue and your opinion. It’s important that you identify this type of question (please see

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IELTS Task 2 essay – Reducing unemployment with mobile phones

Here’s an approach to the following Task 2 question: Some people argue that the government should give every unemployed person a mobile phone and should make sure they have access to the Internet. They believe this is the best way

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IELTS Task 2 – Writing your essay in 40 minutes

Alex Eylar via Compfight You have 40 minutes to answer Task 2 of the IELTS writing module so time management is essential! How do you manage your time in the essay writing part? It all depends on each individual, so

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