ESS001-Shopping Mall or Sports Ground


You have heard that the local government is planning to build a new shopping mall with a large parking lot right next to your school, at the place where there is a large sports ground now. Your school has an English-language student magazine. You have decided to write for it an article with the heading “Shopping mall or sports ground?” in which you give your opinion about this plan.


In your article (about 200 words) consider the following:

• Which one is needed more?
• Benefits for the local people
• Drawbacks for the local people
• Effects on the environment