IELTS Writing Tests #1

TASK 1 and 2 = 60 minutes

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

You play a team sport with some friends. Last week a member of the team had an accident and wasn't able to play with you at the weekend. You decide to write to him in hospital, telling him about the match. Write a letter to your friend. In your letter:

-tell him which team won
-describe the conditions on the day
-say how you felt about the match

Write at least 150 words.
You do NOT need to write any addresses.


You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.

Celebrities make a very good living out of media attention and have chosen to live in the public spotlight. They have no right to complain when they feel the media are intruding on their privacy.

To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?

Write at least 250 words.


IELTS Writing Test #2

TASK 1 and 2 = 60 minutes

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

You are going to another country to study. You would like to do a part-time job while you are studying, so you want to ask a friend who lives there for some help. Write a letter to this friend. In your letter:

-give details of your study plans
-explain why you want to get a part-time job
-suggest how your friend could help you find a job

Write at least 150 words.
You do NOT need to write any addresses.


You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.

Many high-level positions in companies are filled by men even though the workforce in many developed countries is more than 50 per cent female. Companies should be required to allocate a certain percentage of these positions to women.

To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?

Write at least 250 words.


IELTS Writing Test #3

TASK 1 and 2 = 60 minutes

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

You are studying a short course in another country. Your accommodation was arranged by the course provider. There is a major problem with the accommodation.

-Say what the problem is.
-Describe the accommodation you thought you were getting.
-Ask the provider to solve the problem.

Write at least 150 words.
You do NOT need to write any addresses.


You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.

In most countries multinational companies and their products are becoming more and more important.
This trend is seriously damaging our quality of life.

To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?

Write at least 250 words.


IELTS Writing Test #4

TASK 1 and 2 = 60 minutes

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

You are going on a short course to a training college abroad. It is a college that you have not been to before. Write a letter to the accommodation officer. In your letter:

-give details of your course and your arrival/departure date.
-explain your accommodation needs
-ask for information about getting to and from the college

Write at least 150 words.
You do NOT need to write any addresses.


You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.

Some people say the government should not put money into building theatres and sports stadiums; they should spend more money on medical care and education.

To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?

Write at least 250 words.