1. University students should pay all the cost of their studies because university education benefits individuals rather than the society as a whole， to what extent do you agree or disagree? 学生应该教育买单，因为教育使个人受益不是使社会受益，是否认同?
2. There is an increasing number of juvenile delinquency. Analyze the possible reason that give rise to this phenomenon and offer possible recommendations. 少年犯罪在增加，分析原因以及提出解决策略?
3. In some countries some school leavers are choosing to work or travel for a period of time between finishing school and attending university. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages for school leavers' decision. Give your own opinion and reasons. Use your experience of life to explain it. 很多学生选择工作旅行一年再上大学，讨论间隔年的利弊 (2009年9月26日雅思作文真题)
4. In many countries, more and more young people are leaving schools and unable to find jobs after graduation. What problems do you think youth unemployment will cause to the individual and the society? And make some suggestions. 许多的学生离开学校找不到工作，失业对于社会和个人的影响是什么?
5. If a product is good or it meets people’s needs, people will buy it, so advertising is unnecessary and no more than an entertainment. To what extent do you agree or disagree? 人们购买商品是因为需要，广告没有作用，仅仅是娱乐，是否认同?
6. Many people think it is very important to protect environment but they make no effort to do it themselves. Why does it happen? How to solve this problem? 不少人认为保护环境重要, 但是没有行动. 为什么? 如何解决?
7. A study shows that a lot of children, from the age 7 to 11, spend too much time watching television or playing video games. How do you think this problem influence the children, their families and the society? What measures should be taken to solve it? 研究显示，7岁到11岁的年轻人花费太多时间看电视，玩游戏，这对于孩子，家庭和社会的影响何在?应该如何解决?
8. It is generally accepted that families are not as close as they used to be. Give some reasons why this change has happened and suggest how families could be brought closer together. Include any relevant examples from your experience. 家庭关系不紧密的原因和解决策略?
9. There are social, medical, and technical problems associated with the use of mobile phones. What forms do they take? Do you agree that the problems outweigh the benefits of mobile phone? 手机的使用带来了社会，医疗和技术问题.
10. People can perform everyday tasks, such as shopping and banking as well as business transactions, without meeting other people face-to-face. What are the effects of this on individual and society as a whole? 人们可以通过网络进行很多的日常事务，不必见面，影响是什么?