Example: Doctors say that people do not do enough exercise these days. What are the reasons? Suggest some solutions.
If the question statement includes, “Give reasons/factors/causes/solutions/suggestions/opinion etc.”, then the essay comes under this category. So, the candidate will be expected to give answers to the given two questions in the essay question. For example, in an answer to the given essay question, the candidate should write:
To answer this type of question properly, follow the following format.
Paraphrase the question + briefly mention the reasons and solutions
|(Body Paragraph 1)
Reasons (reply to the first question)
|(Body Paragraph 2)
Solutions (reply to the second question)
Give a summary of the reasons and solutions