IELTS essay topics often repeat. If you are familiar with the type of IELTS essay topics, you should be able to score higher in the writing module. Here is a list of some essay questions asked in recent IELTS tests.
Essay topic 1
Parents are the best teachers for their children. Do you agree or disagree?
Essay topic 2
There are very many kinds of music. Why do people listen to music? Do you believe that the traditional music of a country is more important than international music that is heard everywhere nowadays?
Essay topic 3
Doctors are against the consumption of fast food; still people eat it. Why do people eat fast food? What can be done to discourage the consumption of fast food?
Essay topic 4
Many people do not have enough money to pay for internet. Should governments provide free internet access to everyone?
Essay topic 5
Disruptive school students have a negative influence on others. Some people believe that students who are noisy and disobedient should be grouped together and taught separately. To what extent do you agree or disagree.
Essay topic 6
We cannot help everyone in the world that needs help, so we should only be concerned with our own communities and countries. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?
Essay topic 7
Of late, there has been a steady rise in in the number of teenagers having social problems. Many people believe that it is because parents don’t spend enough time with their children due to their work commitments. Do you agree or disagree?
Essay topic 8
All high school students should be taught how to manage money because it is a skill necessary for succeeding in life. Do you agree or disagree?
Essay topic 9
The government should provide free education and healthcare. Do you agree with this statement?
Essay topic 10
Many high school students take part time jobs. What are the advantages and disadvantages of this?
Essay topic 11
Do you think that students should be allowed to openly criticize their teachers during class time? Will this approach improve a country’s education system? What are some other ways to improve a nation’s education system?
Essay topic 12
Extinction is a natural part of world’s evolution. Some species, for example dinosaurs, became extinct due to natural reasons. Some people believe that actions need not be taken to protect the endangered species from becoming extinct. Do you agree or disagree?