WRITING TASK 2

37. Vocabulary by Topic

Vocabulary for Topics: Education Science and Technology Law and Policy Environment Shopping Media Sport Job Social   (n) hard work, intensive effort, dedication, contribution (adj) diligent, industrious, strenuous, dedicated (n) worker, labour/labor, laborer, subordinate, employee, employer, staff, colleague, manager, counterpart (v) contribute to, instruct, work for, develop, educate, train (n) hands-on experience (v) pursue a […]

36. In many nations, people in huge cities either live alone or in a small family unit, instead of in large, extended family groups. Is this a positive or negative trend?

TOPIC: In many nations, people in huge cities either live alone or in a small family unit, instead of in large, extended family groups. Is this a positive or negative trend? In recent years, it’s recognized that in most of developing cities, people prefer to live in a small family unit or even live apart […]

35. Agree – Disagree – Computers and modems have made it possible for office workers to do much of their work from home instead of working in offices every day. Working from home should be encouraged as it is good for workers and employers. Do you agree or disagree?

AGREE-DISAGREE TOPIC: Computers and modems have made it possible for office workers to do much of their work from home instead of working in offices every day. Working from home should be encouraged as it is good for workers and employers. Do you agree or disagree?   OUTLINE 1 [1] Paraphrasing [2] Answer: partly agree […]

34. Both View – Some people think that exercise is key to health while others feel that having a balanced diet is more important. Discuss both sides and give your opinion

Some people think that exercise is key to health while others feel that having a balanced diet is more important. Discuss both sides and give your opinion.   OUTLINE 1 [1] Paraphrase [2] Answer: equally important [3] Topic 1: View 1: Exercise [4] Idea 1: enhance physical stamina [5] [6] Idea 2: Prevent from minor […]

33. Advantage – Disadvantage – With the rise of e-books comes the decline in paper books. Some people see this as a good step forward while others do not. What are the advantages and disadvantages of this trend?

With the rise of e-books comes the decline in paper books. Some people see this as a good step forward while others do not. What are the advantages and disadvantages of this trend?   OUTLINE 1 [1] Paraphrase [2] Answer: advs – disadvs [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] Conclusions […]

32. Agree – Disagree – It is often said that “When in Rome, do as Romans do”. Do you think people should adapt and accept the culture of the country they are visiting? Do you think it is possible to learn a culture without learning the language?

It is often said that “When in Rome, do as Romans do”. Do you think people should adapt and accept the culture of the country they are visiting? Do you think it is possible to learn a culture without learning the language?   OUTLINE 1 [1] Paraphrase [2] Answer: should adapt – can learn but […]

31. Children who are brought up in the family that do not have a lot of money are better prepared to deal with problems when they become adults than children who are brought up by wealthy parent. Do you agree or disagree?

Children who are brought up in the family that do not have a lot of money are better prepared to deal with problems when they become adults than children who are brought up by wealthy parent. Do you agree or disagree? Children who are brought up in the family that do not have a lot […]

30. Art and music are considered some of the fundamental elements of all societies. Do you think art and music still have a place in today’s modern world of technology? Should children spend more time learning art and music at school?

Art and music are considered some of the fundamental elements of all societies. Do you think art and music still have a place in today’s modern world of technology? Should children spend more time learning art and music at school?     OUTLINE 1 [1] Paraphrase [2] Answer: still have a place [3] Topic sentence […]