IELTS Writing Test 18

There is no standard answer for Writing exam so please use this as a reference

Writing Task 1

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The chart below shows the amount of leisure time enjoyed by men and women of different employment status.

Write a report for a university lecturer describing the information shown below.

Leisure time in a typical week in hour- by sex and employment status, 1998-99.

You should write at least 150 words.

Writing Task 2

You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.

Some people feel that the design of newly constructed buildings in big cities should be controlled by governments. Others believe those who finance the construction of a building should be free to design it as they see fit.

Discuss both these views and give your opinion.

Comments about the task:

1.    A both sides and opinion essay

2.    The topic is about who should design buildings rather than who should actually build them

Builders can decide on their own:

1.    They have the talent

2.    It will lead to more diversity in city appearances

Governments should decide

1.    Safety

2.    Overall town planning

Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience. 

You should write at least 250 words.

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