Writing Assignments

Introduction

Each week you will need to complete the assignments below. Check the current week that you are study, and then complete the tasks. These tasks are similar to IELTS writing tasks and will provide you with additional writing practice.

When you finish your writing task, you will need to submit it to:

hello@malverncourse.com 

Essay Writing Tasks

Each week, please complete one of these tasks.

 

Topic 1: Culture & Society

Write about the following topic: 

Some people think that a person’s culture is defined by their country of origin, while others disagree. 

Discuss both these views and give your opinion. 

Write at least 250 words. 

Topic 2: Money

Write about the following topic: 

It is thought that professional sports players’ salaries are higher than they should be. On the other hand, there are those who disagree. 

Discuss both of these opinions and provide your own opinion.  

Write at least 250 words. 

 

 

Topic 3: Technology

Write about the following topic: 

The internet is said to be a great source of knowledge. However, some people say that it is not the best places to find information. 

Discuss both of these views and provide your own opinion. 

Write at least 250 words. 

Topic 4: Leisure & Recreation

Write about the following topic: 

Some people think the government should spend more on leisure facilities. 

To what extent do you agree? 

Write at least 250 words. 

 

 

Topic 5: Animals

Write about the following topic: 

Many people feel that zoos are cruel and should not be sources of entertainment. 

To what extent do you agree?  

Write at least 250 words. 

Topic 6: People & Society

Write about the following topic: 

Some people believe that social media are having a negative impact on today’s teenagers. 

To what extent do you agree? 

Write at least 250 words. 

 

 

Topic 7: Education

Write about the following topic: 

It has been said that children should not learn art in school and that they should focus on academic subjects. 

To what extent do you agree? 

Write at least 250 words. 

Topic 8: Health & Diet

Write about the following topic: 

Many people believe that we should follow a vegetarian diet to improve our health and diet while other people disagree. 

Discuss both views and provide your opinion. 

Write at least 250 words. 

 

 

Topic 9: Food & Diet

Write about the following topic: 

With the ever-increasing pace of modern life, many families are turning to fast and processed food. 

What are the advantages and disadvantages of this? 

Write at least 250 words. 

Topic 10: Cities & Urbanisation

Write about the following topic: 

Overpopulation in urban areas is becoming a problem in many countries. What are the causes of this and how can the problem be solved? 

Write at least 250 words. 

 

 

Topic 11: Crime & Society

Write about the following topic: 

Crime has become a huge issue in some urban areas. What has caused this? What are the solutions? 

Write at least 250 words. 

Topic 12: Cities & Urbanisation

Write about the following topic: 

While some believe living in the city is better, others say that the countryside is better. 

Discuss both sides. 

Write at least 250 words. 

 

 

Topic 13: Work

Write about the following topic: 

The most important factor in a job is the salary.  

What are your views on this? 

Write at least 250 words. 

Topic 14: Animals & Nature

Write about the following topic: 

Today more and more animals are becoming extinct. What are the reasons for this? How could this issue be solved? 

Write at least 250 words. 

  

 

Topic 15: Entertainment

Write about the following topic: 

Nowadays children have more access to video games 

What are the advantages and disadvantages of video games for children? 

Write at least 250 words. 

 

Report Writing

Please complete the reports below.

 

Report 1: Bar Chart

The bar chart below gives information about the numbers of the people living in rural areas in different parts of the world in millions. 

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. 

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.  

Write at least 150 words. 

 

 

Report 2: Line Graph

The line graph below gives information about profit in thousands of three different bakeries across 15 years. 

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. 

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.  

Write at least 150 words. 

 

 

Report 3: Pie Chart

The pie chart below shows the percentages of types of shoes sold in 2011 and 2017. 

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. 

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.  

Write at least 150 words. 

 

 

Report 4: Process

The diagram below gives information about the manufacture of frozen fish pies.  

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. 

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.  

Write at least 150 words. 

 

Report 5: Pie Chart

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.  

The diagram below gives information about film preferences in teenagers and adults. 

Summarise the information by selecting and reporting the main features, and make comparisons where relevant. 

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.