Writing task 38: variant 5 - Langart

Task 38

Imagine that you are doing a project on the career fields Zetland teenagers consider the most promising for the future. You have found some data on the subject – the results of the opinion polls (see the bar chart below).

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

The opinion poll question:
Which career field do you think offers the most promising future?

Career field

Number of respondents (%)

Service industries


Science & technology


Manufacturing industry




Civil service


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 choosing a career and suggest a way of solving it;

– conclude by giving and explaining your opinion on the importance of a career choice in the modern world.

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