Reported essay questions are from students who have taken their IELTS test. These questions may vary slightly in wording from the original question.
6 essay questions
1 – Tourism is an ever growing industry.
What benefits do you think tourism brings to individuals and society?
2 – As a result of tourism and the increasing number of people travelling, there is an growing demand for more flights.
What problems does this have on the environment?
What measures could be taken to solve the problems?
3 – Some people believe that to protect local culture, tourism should be banned in some areas whereas others think that change is inevitable and banning tourism will have no benefits.
Discuss both sides and give your opinion.
4 – As a result of tourism, many historical buildings and sites are being damaged beyond repair.
What could be done to prevent this?
5 – Some people think that when a person travels into a different culture they should adapt to the local practices and customs.
To what extent do you agree?
6 – The development of tourism contributed to English becoming the most prominent language in the world. Some people think this will lead to English becoming the only language to be spoken globally.
What are the advantages and disadvantages to having one language in the world?