Writing task 2 involves essay writing and it is exactly same in GT writing task 2 as well. You will be asked to write 250 words on the given question statement. You should write more than 250 words and do exceed more than 280 words
There are six different types of questions in essay writing which are explained below
For Instance: Many people believe that social networking sites (such as Facebook) have had a huge negative impact on both individuals and society. What is your Opinion?
Things you need to bear mind before writing in these types of essays
You should spend at least 5 minutes to plan your essay including introductory and body paragraphs, you should have clarity in your opinion and stays with it all the way.
For Example: Some people think that environmental problems should be solved on a global scale while others believe it is better to deal with them nationally Discuss both sides and give your opinion
Again we will start with planning and need to analyse both sides given in the question statement and you must conclude your opinion on each side
For example: with the development of social media, more and more youngsters are being allowed unsupervised access to the internet in order to meet and chat with friends which can lead to potentially dangerous situations. What solution can you suggest to deal with this problem?
Again Plan is the key, in this type you need to write solutions only not causes if you brings causes than your essay might goes off topic and may consider irrelevant to the topic
Direct Questions Essay
For instance News plays an important part of most people’s lives. Why is news so important to people? Why is so much news dedicated to bad news? Should the news focus on good news instead?
We always start our essay writing with planning and in this type we will not provide any solution of the problem and rather stick to its causes only. You may have notice there is about three questions in 1 statement where first 2 relates to direct question Category and 3rd question takes you to Opinion category so you must write your with reason
Advantages / Disadvantages Essay
Some people think that it would be better for large companies and industry to move to regional areas outside large urban centres. Do you think advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
Take good five minutes to plan your essay and you must discuss both sides’ advantages & disadvantages with reason and examples
Agree / disagree Essay