Writing task 38: variant 25 - Langart

Task 38

Imagine that you are doing a project on disadvantages of online education 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.

The opinion poll question:
What do you consider the main disadvantage of online learning? Choose one:

Disadvantages of online education

Number of respondents (%)

Excessive screen-time


Distractions at home


Decrease in study motivation


Limited to certain disciplines


Connectivity problems (Internet quality)


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 faced by a student in e-learning and suggest a way of solving it;

– conclude by giving and explaining your opinion on the role of online education in students’ lives.

Problem-solution ideas