Practice Test 2 – G

To help you learn how to improve your score, it is important that you complete the IELTS General Practice Test 2 below in no more than 60 minutes. Please use pencil if you plan to take the normal test or, type your response if you plan to take the computer-delivered test. Do not continue if your time is up and you’ve not yet finished. It is important we can see how much you are able to write within the time-period. If you write a plan, please make sure to show this too.

DO NOT read the tasks below until you are ready to start your Practice Test 2!

Task 1

You are moving with your family to a new city and need to find a home to rent.  Write a letter to a property agent. In your letter, you should:

  • explain why and when you are moving
  • describe where you want to live
  • state the type of accommodation you require.

You should write 150 words.

Task 2

These days it is common for companies to require employees to work from home. Is this a positive or negative development?

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

You should write 250 words.

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