156 IELTS Topics and Answers Globalisation Essays – 4 Paragraph model essays

In this podcast we look at five IELTS Task 2 questions about globalisation, and then talk about possible answers, including how to formulate the paragraphs and plan the essay.

Below are the questions, for the answers you will have to listen to the podcast available here, or with a direct download here (right click save as), or through Itunes / Stitcher.

 

Many countries now face an economic downturn so it is better for each country to focus on its own problems rather than helping other countries. To what extent do you agree or disagree?  Use specific reasons and examples to support your position.

 

In many public places the use of secret video cameras is being increased with the aim to reduce crime, but some people believe that this restricts individual freedom. Do the benefits of increased video secret security outweigh the drawbacks?

 

Every country should produce enough of everything that the country needs so it does not have to rely on imports. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Use specific reasons and examples to support your position.

 

Do you think that people who work online at home are more productive than office workers or the other way around? Give reasons and examples to support your answer.

 

Some people claim that hardly any of the waste from factories is recycled. They say that the only way to increase recycling is for the authorities to make it a legal requirement. To what extent do you think laws are needed to make factories recycle more of their waste?

 

Above are the questions, for the answers you will have to listen to the podcast available here:

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