Nowadays, the connection of the news with people’s life is less, therefore some people think it is a waste of time to read newspapers and watch TV news programmes. to what extent do you agree or disagree ？
Children nowadays prefer electronic/computer games to other games and toys. Why is it happening? Is it a positive or a negative trend?
Economic progress is one way to measure the success of one country, while some people think there are other factors. what other factors should be considered? within these factors, do you think anyone is more important than the others?
air transport is increasingly used to export types of fruits and vegetables to countries where those plants cannot grow or out of season. some say it is a good thing, but others consider this use of air transport can’t be justified. discuss both views and give your own opinion.
in some countries, TV programmes are transmitted throughout the day and night. some people think that 24-hour tv transmission is a positive development, while others it is negative.
What is your opinion?
Films and computer games with violence are very popular in the world. Some people believe these have negative effects on society and should be banned. Other people say these are just harmless relaxations. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
Some visitors like to learn some culture when they pay a visit to foreign countries. State how to learn and why some people do not like it.
Food can be produced much more cheaply, because of improved fertilizers and better machinery. However, some methods may be dangerous for human health, and have negative effects on local communities. to what extent do you think its disadvantages outweigh its advantages?
Some people believe that children should learn science in school, others think that it is not necessary to include science in general education. Which do you agree or disagree?
Scientific research should be carried out and controlled by government rather than private companies. to what extent do you agree or disagree?
Anyone can post information on the internet even if it is incorrect , as a result most of the information we read is inaccurate 。To what extent do you agree or disagree?
some think young people should follow the traditions in society. Others, however, think that young people can behave as they please. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
some people think that traditional culture can be destroyed by using it as money-making attractions to tourists. However, others believe that it is the only way to save traditions. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
many students from high school cannot find jobs. some people suggest the schools should increase some practical subjects such as telecommunication and computer that could give the students better job skills while decrease traditional subjects such as geography. do you agree or disagree?
As computers and technology develop, they can be used to teach children and teachers won’t be necessary soon. Do you agree or disagree?
people have different expectation for jobs. some people prefer to do the same job for the same company， and some people rather than change the job frequently. please show the advantages and disadvantages of these two views.
the world of work is changing rapidly. working conditions today are not the same as before and people no longer rely on taking one job for life. discuss the possible causes for these changes and give your suggestions on how people should prepare for work in the future.
it is known to all that the technological and scientific advances have made greater changes to the range and quality of our food. some people regard it as an improvement while others believe that the change is harmful. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
Many people think the main purpose of public libraries is to provide books and it is the waste of resources and space to provide expensive hi-tech media such as computer software, dvd and video. to what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?
there are plenty of options available for spreading news, such as newspapers, radio, TV, internet and so on. According to your opinion what is the best media to use? Why?