A：TASK 2的体裁属于议论文(ARGUMENTATIVE WRTING)，通常分为discussion和argumentation两大类。Discussion要求考生分析某个方面的问题/现象，找出成因并提出相应解决办法，往往以特殊问句形式出题(WH-，HOW)。Argumentation要求考
1. Computers can translate all kinds of languages; therefore there is no need for our children to learn foreign languages. Do you agree with this statement? (argumentation)
2. Traditional culture can civilise a nation, so people think that the government should subsidize artists, musicians and drama companies. Do you agree or not? (argumentation)
3. Should marijuana be legalized? (argumentation)
4. Many young women are involved in crimes nowadays. Why? What measures should we take to solve this problem? (discussion)
5. People nowadays suffer from heavy stress. What are the causes and how to reduce pressure? (discussion)
Many cultures and languages have been disappearing these years. What factors contribute to this phenomenon? How to avoid it? (discussion)
Example：Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? It's easier to teach children in primary schools than students in universities. Include reasons and details in your explanation.
Example：Some people think that one needs to be talented to be an artist, while others believe trainings and hard work is more crucial for someone to be an artist. Which do you think is more important? Give details and examples in your response.
Example：Some people prefer to celebrate special occasions like birthdays with friends, while others prefer to be alone at such occasions. Which do you prefer?
Example：Do you agree or disagree with the statement that playing video games is a waste of time. Explain your answer in detail.
Example：Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Cell phone should be forbidden in some places. Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
Example：When studying aboard, some students prefer to live by themselves or with their friends, while others prefer to live with a local family. Which do you think is better? Explain why.