Writing task 38: variant 12 - Langart

Task 38

Imagine that you are doing a project on what study abroad influencing factors are considered by students in Zetland. You have found some data on the subject – the results of the opinion polls (see the table below).

Comment on the data in the table and give your opinion on the subject of the project.


Number of people (%)

Tuition fees


Quality of education


Career prospects


Accommodation costs


Geographical location


Write 200-250 words.

Use the following plan:

– make an opening statement on the subject of the project;

– select and report 2–3 facts;

– make 1–2 comparisons where relevant and give your comments;

– outline a problem that can arise with studying abroad and suggest a way of solving it;

– conclude by giving and explaining your opinion on the importance of education in people’s lives.

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