• Do you like your name?
• Does your name have any special meaning?
• What kinds of names are popular in China?
• Are there many Chinese people who have the same name as you?
• Is there any tradition in naming babies?
2.Your Work& Your Studies
• What work do you do?
• Why did you choose to do that kind of work?
• Do you like your job?
• What is the most challenging thing in your job?
• Do you miss being a student?
• What is your major?
• What subject(s) are you studying?
• Do you like your subject?
• Why did you choose to study that subject?
• Is it very interesting?
• Do you prefer to study in the mornings or in the afternoons?
• Are you looking forward to working?
• What's (the name of) your hometown (again)?
• Is that a big city or a small place?
• Please describe your hometown a little.
• How long have you lived there?
• Do you like it?
• Do you like living there?
• What do you like (most) about your hometown?
• Is there anything you dislike about it?
• Do you think you will continue living there for a long time?
• Do you plan to continue living there?
• Where would you like to live?
• Can you describe the place where you live?
• How long have you lived there?
• Who do you live with?
• Do you plan to live there for a long time?
• Do you think the place you live is a good place for families with kids?
• What is the difference between where you are living now and where you have lived in the past?
• Do you prefer living in a house or a flat?
• In the future, what type of place would you like to live in?
• What kind of neighborhood/environment/surroundings/home would you like to
• What do you usually do in your house/flat/room?
• Which room does your family spend most of the time in?
• What part of your home do you like the most?
• Are the transport facilities to your home very good?
• Do you like to wear sunglasses?
• How often do you wear sunglasses?
• Have you ever lost any sunglasses?
• Will you buy sunglasses as a gift?
• Will you buy expensive sunglasses?
• Which type of sunglasses do you like?
• Where can you buy sunglasses?
• Do people in your country wear sunglasses?
• Do you like drinking water
• How often do you drink water?
• What kinds of water do you like to drink?
• Do you drink bottled water or water from water machines?
• Do you like rainy days?
• What do you do on rainy days?
• Do you prefer dry or wet living environment?
• Does it rain much in China? (Where? When?)
• Is there any part of China where it doesn't rain much?
• When (in what month/season) does it rain most in your hometown?
• In which season does it rain most in other parts of China?
• Can you remember any time when it rained particularly heavily in your hometown?
• Do you have a favourite teacher?
• Do you want to be a teacher in the future?
• What kinds of teachers do you like?
• Do you think teachers should be angry at students or not?
• Can you describe your high school teacher?
• What's the difference between young and old teachers?
• Do you like to watch sports on TV?
• Do you play any sports?
• Do you have a favourite sports star?
• What kinds of sports are popular in your country?
• What kinds of sports would you like to try in the future?
• Do you want to attend Olympic Games?
• Do you often use maps?
• Who taught you how to use a map?
• Do you prefer electronic maps or paper maps?