Writing task 38: variant 27 - Langart

Task 38

Imagine that you are doing a project on parents’ career wishes for their children 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.

The opinion poll question:
Which of these career fields do you wish for your children to pursue?

Career fields

Number of respondents (%)

STEM (areas of science technology, engineering and mathematics)


Healthcare and wellness




Accounting and finance


Business and sales


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 one can face choosing a career path and suggest a way of solving it;

– conclude by giving and explaining your opinion on the importance of the right career choice.

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