The General Training Writing question types in computer-delivered IELTS are the same as in the paper-based test. A variety of tasks is used including:
- In Part 1 are asked to respond to a situation by writing a letter, for example, requesting information or explaining a situation.
- In Part 2, you are asked to write an essay in response to a point of view, argument or problem.
You can find detailed information about the IELTS Academic Writing question types here.
Sample General Training Writing test questions are given below. Sample responses with band scores and examiner comments are also provided.
Firefox is the preferred browser to experience these sample test questions. You can download Firefox for free here. Once downloaded, open Firefox and use the links below to view the sample test questions.
You can end the test at any time by closing the browser.