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I have collected a variety of advantages and disadvantages essays from the real IELTS test.

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IELTS Task 2 Question Types: Advantages and Disadvantages

More and more people today are moving away from where their friends and family live.

Do the advantages of this trend outweigh the disadvantages?

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Some people say patriotism causes problems and is negative overall. Others feel that it is beneficial for society at large.

Do the advantages of patriotism outweigh its disadvantages?

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In many cities, problems related to overpopulation are becoming more common. Some governments are now encouraging businesses and individuals to move out of cities to rural areas.

Do the advantages of this trend outweigh the disadvantages?

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Nowadays, a lot of offices employ open-space designs instead of separate rooms for work.

Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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The world should have only one government rather than a national government for each country.

Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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People these days watch TV, films and other programmes alone rather than with other people.

Do the advantages of this development outweigh the disadvantages?

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In the future all cars, buses and trucks will be driverless. The only people travelling inside these vehicles will be passengers.

Do you think the advantages of driverless vehicles outweigh the disadvantages?

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People nowadays tend to have children at older ages.

Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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Nowadays the differences between countries are becoming less evident because people follow the same media.

Do the advantage of this trend outweigh the disadvantages?

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Fewer and fewer children are willing to look after their parents as they get older these days.

Do the advantages of this trend outweigh the disadvantages?

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It is now possible for scientists and tourists to travel to remote natural environments, such as the South Pole.

Do the advantages of this development outweigh the disadvantages?

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Machines are taking over more and more jobs previously done by humans.

Discuss the advantages and disadvantages and give your own opinion.

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The personal information of many individuals is held by large internet companies and organisations.

Do you think the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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It is sometimes suggested that primary schoolchildren should learn how to grow vegetables and keep animals.

Do you think that the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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In the past, knowledge was contained in books. Nowadays, knowledge is uploaded to the internet.

Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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In the past, most people worked for small businesses, while more people now work for large businesses.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of working for large businesses?

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In many countries, plastic containers have become more common than ever and are used by many food and drink companies.

Do you think the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?

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In many workplaces, online communication is now more common than face-to-face meetings.

Do the advantages of this trend outweigh the disadvantages?

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Many large supermarkets are being built today while the number of small shops is decreasing.

Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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The global demand for oil and gas is increasing. Some believe that we should therefore encourage the exploitation of remote areas.

Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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In many countries, fast food is becoming cheaper and more widely available.

Do the disadvantages of this outweigh the advantages?

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Many retired people today are choosing to live in other countries.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of this?

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In some cultures, children are often told that they can achieve anything if they try hard enough.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of giving children this message?

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Many schools today require students to work without pay for companies as part of their education.

Is this more advantageous to students or companies?

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Some believe that we should invent a new language for international communication.

Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?

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These days people spend more and more time at work and less time at home.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of this?

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The use of social media is replacing face-to-face interaction among many people in society.

Do you think the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?

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Many museums charge for admission while others are free.

Do you think the advantages of charging people for admission to museums outweigh the disadvantages?

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At the present time, the population of some countries includes a relatively large number of young adults, compared with the number of older people.

Do the advantage of this situation outweigh the disadvantages?

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Recent research has shown that business meetings and training are increasingly taking place online.

What are the advantages and disadvantages of this?

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