WRITING PRACTICE SET 1 – GENERAL MODULE

Hello readers! Here is a set of writing tasks for IELTS General Module. These are actual IELTS writing tasks contributed by previous test takers and some are from past IELTS Exam Papers.

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IELTS Writing Task – TRAVEL and TRANSPORTATION

LETTER:

You had a long flight last week when you went on a business trip. During the flight you had some problems and the crew wasn’t really helpful. Write a letter to the airline and say:

– Give details of your flight.
– What were the problems and why didn’t the flight crew help?
– What action do you expect the airline to take?

ESSAY:

Some people think that air travel should be restricted because it causes great pollution. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the statement?

 

IELTS Writing Task – SHOPPING

LETTER:

You ordered an item on a company website, which should have been delivered the next day, but it never turned up. Write a letter to the manager and say

– what was the item
– why it was important that you get it immediately
– what you suggest the company should do now

ESSAY:

The main aim of advertising campaign is to increase sales of a certain product, but people don’t really need it. To what extent you agree or disagree? Give your own opinion and relevant examples.

 

IELTS Writing Task – SPORTS and ENTERTAINMENT

LETTER:

You have a ticket to a music concert. Write a letter to your friend offering it to him/her, because you won’t be able to attend the concert. Include the following in your letter

– Why won’t you be able to attend?
– Give details about the concert.
– How will you provide the ticket to him/her?

ESSAY:

Some people like to see live performances, shows, concerts and so on. Others, however, prefer to watch them on TV or a computer screen rather than attending live shows. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

 

IELTS Writing Task – HOME

LETTER:

You are renting an apartment, but your family situation has changed recently. Write a letter to the real estate agency asking them to find a new accommodation, more suitable for your needs. In your letter

– Explain your current family situation.
– What type of new accommodation do you require?
– When do you need to move?

ESSAY:

Some people prefer to rent, others prefer to buy their own houses these days. Do you think renting has more advantages or disadvantages than owning a house? Support your answer with examples from your personal experience.

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