IELTS writing test in Singapore

Writing task 1 (a letter)

You are going on a short holiday soon and would like to invite a friend to join you. Write a letter to him/her and say

– Explain why you need a holiday.
– Explain why you want your friend to come.
– Where and when do you want to go?

Writing Task 2 (an essay)

Some people think that children should learn to paint or draw at school. Others believe it is just a waste of time. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.