Where’s your hometown?
Where do you live?
What’s your favorite place in your hometown?
Is there any special celebration?
Will you stay in your hometown in the future?
Are the transport facilities to your home very good?
What kind of food does your hometown have?
What’s the most popular means of transportation in your hometown?
How often do you take buses?
Can you compare the advantages of plans and trains?
Is driving to work popular in your country?
What will become the most popular means of transportation in China?
Do you prefer public transportation or private transportation?
Do you live in a house or flat?
Do you like people to visit you?
Do you often invite friends to visit your home?
Do you prefer to have friends visit you, or relatives?
How often do visitors come to your home?
Who has visited your home?
What do you usually do together with your visitors?
When someone visits you. How do you usually show hospitality (or, entertain them)?
What kind of apartment do you like?
What can you see from the window?
Work or Study
Do you work or study?
What work do you do?
What are you planning to do in the future?
What’s your major?
Why do you choose this major?
Why do you choose to do that type of work?
Do you miss being a student?
Do you like your job?
Is it very interesting?
Do you prefer to study in the mornings or in the afternoons?
Do you like singing?
What kind of music do you like to sing?
What kinds of songs are popular among Chinese?
When do you like to sing?
How much time do you like to spend in singing every day?
Do you want to be a singer?
Is it difficult to sing well?
Do you like to learn more about singing in the future?
News and Newspaper
Do you like reading newspapers and magazines?
Do you think traditional newspapers will disappear in the next 15 years?
When did you read newspaper for the first time?
Do you read English newspapers?
Do you often read newspapers?
Do you think it is important to read newspapers?
What different types of newspapers are there in China?
How old are you when you first started to read newspapers?
Do you care about the news?
Why do you think people read newspapers?
What influence do you think newspapers have on society?
Do you think the Internet is a good way to get news?
Do you often write things? /Do you usually write?
What’s the difference between handwriting and typing?
Do you usually write by hand or by using a computer?
Do you think handwriting is important nowadays?
Do you like advertisement?
Where do you often see ads?
Do you think there are too many advertisements?
Do you think the best way for advertising is on the Internet?
Are you willing to buy some products advertised on TV or Internet?
Do you like to take photographs?
How often do you take photos?
What kind of photos do you like to take?
What do you take photos for?
Will you take photos during your journey?
1.Describe an interesting tradition in your country
you should say:
what this tradition is
How you knew this tradition
what people do with this tradition
and explain why you think this is an interesting tradition
2.Describe a book that you would like to read again.
You should say:
what the book was about;
why you read it in the first place;
what you learned from the book;
and explain why you would like to read it again.
3.Describe a kind of foreign food you tried.
You should say:
what it was;
when and where you had it;
why you had it;
and explain how you felt about it.