IELTS 7 - Writing Practice Test 1

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WRITING TASK 1

You should spend about 20 minutes on this task.

The table below gives information on consumer spending on different items in five different countries in 2002.

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

Write at least 150 words.

Percentage of national consumer expenditure by category - 2002

Country

Food/Drinks/Tobacco

Clothing/Footwear

Leisure/Education

Ireland

28.91%

6.43%

2.21%

Italy

16.36%

9.00%

3.20%

Spain

18.80%

6.51%

1.98%

Sweden

15.77%

5.40%

3.22%

Turkey

32.14%

6.63%

4.35%

WRITING TASK 2

You should spend about 40 minutes on this task. Write about the following topic:

It is generally believed that some people are born with certain talents, for instance for sport or music, and others are not. However, it is sometimes claimed that any child can be taught to become a good sports person or musician.

Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.

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

Write at least 250 words.

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