1.Describe a person who speak foreign language well.
2.Describe an interesting conversation you had with a stranger.
3.Describe a person who is good at his/her job.
4.Describe a time that you had to change your plan/you changed your mind.
5.Describe a toy you got in your childhood.
6.Describe a new public building you want to visit.
7.Describe an advertisement that left you a deep impression.
8.Describe a special day that made you happy.
9.Describe a place where you read and write (not your home).
10.Describe a place you remember well that is full of colors.
11.Describe a historical building.
12.Describe a photo or a picture you like in your room.
13.Describe a person who helps others in his or her spare time.
14.Describe a water sport you would like to try in the future.
15.Describe a leisure activity you do with your family.
1.Some people think that cultural traditions may be destroyed when they are used as money-making attractions aimed at tourists. Others believe it is the only way to save these traditions. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
2.Money for postgraduate research is limited. Financial support from the government should only be used for scientific research, not the less useful research .To what extent do you agree or disagree?
3.The news media’s tendency to report problems and emergencies rather than positive development is harmful to individuals and the society. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
4.Some people believe that university students should pay all the cost of studies because university education only benefits students themselves not the society as a whole. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
5.Some people think health care should be free for everyone, while others think they should pay for medical costs for themselves. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
6.Some people think Olympics are no longer important in the 21st century. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
7.It is a natural process that animal species such as dinosaurs become extinct. There is no reason for people to prevent this from happening. To what extent do you agree or disagree？
8.Some working parents believe childcare centres can provide the best care for children, while others think other family members like grandparents can do this job. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
9.Individual greed and selfishness has been the basis of the modern society. Some people think that we must return to the older and more traditional values of respect for the family and the local community in order to create a better world to live in. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
10.A family has a great influence on children's development, but the outside of home plays a bigger part in children's life. Do you agree or disagree?
11.In most countries, prison is the most common solution to the problem of crime. However, some people argue that a more effective way is to provide better education to prevent crime. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
12.In some cities, the government have tried to reduce traffic. For instance, they imposed a congestion tax during rush hours. Do you think this development is positive or negative?
13.The increase in the production of consumer goods results in damage to the natural environment. What are the causes of this? What can be done to solve this problem?
14.Differences between countries have become less evident, so we can enjoy the same films, brands and TV programs. To what extent do you think the disadvantages of this outweigh the advantages?
15.Some people think living in big cities is difficult. Some people think it is easy. Discuss both views and give your opinion.