Educationalists think that the program of international exchange visits would benefit all students. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
In some countries, secondary schools aim to provide a general education across a range of subjects. In others, children focus on a narrow range of subjects related to a particular career. which is appropriate in today’s world.
The proportion of elderly people in some societies is increasing rapidly. Do you think the negative effect of such trend outweigh the positive effect?
Some countries achieve international sporting success by building specialized facilities to train top athletes instead of providing sports facilities that everyone can use. Do you think it is a positive or negative development?
Economic growth in in recent years made some people in both developed countries and developing countries richer. However, research showing that while people in developing countries are happier, people in developed countries seems no happier than before. Why? What can we learn from it?
Many young people leave school with a negative attitude towards learning. What are the reasons?How can we encourage young people to study?
Some people think that "vertical "City is the best, where people live and work in tall buildings. Others think that "horizontal" City is better, where there is few tall buildings. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
International travel make people prejudiced more than board-mind, why? How to improve the understanding of countries they visit?
Some people say that everyone can create art, but others think only those who are talented or have special skills can create art. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
Vehicle free day means the private cars, trucks and motocycles are banned in city centres. Only the bus, bicycles and taxis are permitted in the city center. Do you think the benefits outweigh the disadvantages?
Government funding should only provide scholarships for the best students. All other funding of universities should come from student fees and private organizations. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
Detailed description of crimes on newspaper and TV can have bad consequences on society, so this kind of information should be restricted on media. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?
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?
The world has many towns and cities constructed in previous centuries that are suitable for people in those times. What problems will this cause today and what can be done to solve them?
Some people think the technology makes life complex, so we should make life simpler without using the technology. Agree or disagree ?