General Writing Task 2 #3
You should spend about 40 minutes on this task.
Write about the following topic:
Some people prefer shopping in shopping centres, while others prefer local markets. 
What are the advantages of each? 
Share your opinion and any personal experiences in your answer.
Write at least 250 words.


Nowadays, most people have certain interests to go to shopping centres which are available at most places in large cities. As some people prefer to choose shopping centres because they are much comfortable, others think shopping in local markets have benefits. In this essay, I will explain how these might be the appropriate option.

Most citizens trust that one of the major benefits of shopping at malls is to attain amenities. Here, visitors enjoy contemplating facilities like restaurants, play lands for children, air conditioner and ATM. It is much suitable for customers who have modern lifestyles to buy groceries in supermarkets. It happens because consumers needs to buy ingredients for their weekly wants with his/her juvenile. Also at the mall, customers have options entrusting their children in the play land while they go shop at the supermarket. After they finish shopping, they might take lunch at the restaurant inside the mall.

However, there are several advantages of buying groceries at the local markets. Firstly, in a local market the prices of groceries are more economical. The customer is not supposed to pay taxes. Secondly, the market supplies numerous ingredients from different countries which can not be easily found at shopping centres.

Nevertheless, each and every customer can get their products either at the local markets or the shopping centres. It only depends on consumers selection and desires.