GT Writing Task 2 (Essay Writing) Sample # 28
You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.
Write about the following topic:
In some countries young people are encouraged to work or travel for a year between finishing high school and starting university studies.
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages for young people who decide to do this.
Write at least 250 words.
Use your own ideas, knowledge and experience and support your writing with examples and relevant evidence.