IELTS Task 1 Question Sample:
WRITING TASK 2
You should spend about more than 40 minutes on this task
Write about the following topic.
Some people argue that insufficient household waste is being recycled. They claim that governments can only improve the situation by passing laws to make recycling mandatory.
Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your knowledge or experience. You should write at least 150 words.
A Variety of Essays used:
Opinion Essay with 1 Question
Opinion Essay with 2 or more Questions
Two-view Essay (with opinion)
Advantage and Disadvantage Essay
Four main Criteria used to assess Test Takers’ performance in Task 1
|Task Response||Coherence and Cohesion||Lexical
|Does the test taker fully address all parts of the task?||How does the text flow?
Does the text taker sequence information and ideas logically?
|Is the test taker using vocabulary fluently and flexibly to convey meaning?||Is the test taker using
a range of
Are they used accurately?