IELTS Academic Essay Answers

Test materials of writing task 2: Today, more and more full-time university students focus on other activities rather than spend a lot of time studying. Some people think it is essential for university students to be involved in other activities. To what extent do you agree or disagree?

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 IELTS Academic Essay Answers - #2200730
Question:
Today, more and more full-time university students focus on other activities rather than spend a lot of time studying. Some people think it is essential for university students to be involved in other activities. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
Answer 1
As the number of university students who engage in extracurricular activities increases, some see this trend as a positive change. I completely agree that students should be encouraged to participate in non-academic activities since such activities benefit them in multiple ways.
To begin with, building experiences ...
By sy, 2020-09-22  View full answer - Revised by tutor
Total words: 287
Band: 6.5
The below version has fixed some obvious lexical and grammatical defects. The band is by the revised version, but comments are based on the original version.
Task Response:
-All parts of the prompt are addressed, and a position is presented that is directly relevant to the prompt., but your conclusion needs to enhance.
Coherence and Cohesion:
-The organization is logical, and there is a clear central topic to each paragraph.
Lexical Resources:
-The range of vocabulary is sufficient to allow some flexibility and precision, and it shows an awareness of styles and collocation.
Grammar Range and Accuracy:
-There is a mix of simple and complex sentence forms, and although errors occur, and some sentences are wordy, but they rarely reduce communication.
Answer 2
Nowadays, many students in their full-time higher studies, spend more time getting involved in different activities rather than studying. A group of individuals thinks it is crucial for a better career in the future. I totally agree with the statement.
On the one hand, students who take part in extracurricular ...
By Uzair, 2020-08-03  View full answer - Revised by tutor
Total words: 260
Band: 5.5
The below version has fixed some obvious lexical and grammatical defects. The band is by the revised version, but comments are based on the original version.
Task Response:
-The main ideas are extended and supported; the response is ok.
Coherence and Cohesion:
-There is a clear overall progression in the response, but somewhat mechanically, with occasional errors in the latter part.
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Lexical Resources:
-The essay didn't use less common vocabulary with accuracy.
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Grammar Range and Accuracy:
-Some grammatical errors, such as article (a, an, the).
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