1、The leaders or directors of organizationsare often older people. But some people say that young people can also be aleader. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2、Some people think that the amount of noisepeople make should be controlled strictly, while other say that people are freeto make as much noise as they wish. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
3、It is possible for scientists and touriststo travel to remote natural environments, such as South Pole. Do you think theadvantages of this development outweigh the disadvantages?
4、Some people argue that too much attentionand too many resources are given to the protection of wild animals and birds.To what extent do you agree or disagree?
5、Many museums and historical sites aremainly visited by tourists, not local people. Why? What can be done to attractlocal people?
6、Some people think that the age limit fordriving should be increased in order to make driving safer. To what extent doyou agree or disagree?
7、The use of mobile phone is as antisocialas smoking. Smoking is banned in certain places so mobile should be banned likesmoking. To what extend do agree or disagree?
8、Some students take one year off betweenfinishing school and going to university, in order to travel or to work. Do youthink advantages outweigh disadvantages?
9、Some people think that it is moreimportant to plant more trees in open area in towns and cities than build morehousing. To what extend do agree or disagree?
10、Some working parents think child carecentre can provide their children best care. While others think family memberssuch as grandma will experience can give children best care. To what extent doyou agree or disagree?
11、Some people believe famous people’s support towardsinternational aid organizations draws the attention to problems, while othersthink celebrities make the problems less important. Discuss both views and giveyour opinions.
12、Some people think that the increasing useof computers and mobile phones for communication has had a negative effect onyoung people’s reading and writing skills. Does the advantage outweigh thedisadvantage?
13、Older people who need employment have tocompete with younger people. What problems will be caused? And what are thesolutions?
14、Some people believe that only studentswith best academic should be reward, some other people think it is moreimportant to reward students with improvement. Discuss& Give your opinion.
15、Young people who commit serious crimes,such as a rubbery or a violent attack should be punished in the same way as adults.To what extent do you agree or disagree?
16、An American writer think that tomorrow ismore important. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
17、Governments should focus spending only onpublic services, not waste on the arts. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
18、Health experts claim that walking is thebest exercise. However, people are walking less on a daily basis. What has madeit happen and how to deal with this?
19、People continue to commit crimes evenafter being punished for it. Why do you think this happens? How can crime bestopped?
20、Some people think computers and theInternet are more important in child’s education. Others believe that schools andteachers are essential for children to learn. Discuss both views and give youropinion.
21、More and more people want to study atuniversity, so competition of university places is increasing. Why do morepeople want to study at university? Is it positive or negative?
22、University students should pay for thefull cost of education fees because university education benefits themselvesrather than the society. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
23、We should return to traditional and oldervalues of respect for family and community. To what extent do you agree ordisagree?
24、Some people think it is important toprotect all wild animals. Others think that it is only important to protectpart of them, not all of them. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
25、Old people have their own ideas of how tothink, behave and live, and it is not suitable for young people in preparingtheir modern life, discuss both views and give your opinion.