1、Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Learning about the past has no value for those of us living in the present.
2、The rapid growth cities today's should have a positive effect of the development of the society.
3、Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Because the world is changing so quickly, people now are less happy and less satisfied than people in the past.
4、The society that young people face today are not any different from the one that their parents and grandparents faced when they were young.
针对这种关于历史或者今昔对比的托福写作题目，今天带大家回忆一部颇受追捧的小清新电影——“布达佩斯大饭店”。当年这部电影当年横扫了各种奖项，留着飘逸长卷发的导演Wes Anderson 收获了一批少女心粉丝。
Learning about the past has no value for those of us living in the present.
Learning about the past, to a large extent, can afford us a unique perspective of the people in the past, whose success and failures are all priceless treasure to us.
(主题句， 30 words)
I will demonstrate my perspective with my favorite movie “The Grand Budapest Hotel”. It provides us a vision of the long-gone world filled with human compassion and humanity, both of which are quiet different from those I am familiar with. For example, the main character Gustav sustain a noble manner no matter when he was serving other people or running away from killers. As a concierge, he maintain a high profile in his profession,which is very admirable and yet hard to find in today’s world.
(结合电影论证， 87 words)
Never before have I given much thought to the history as explicitly as I do now. Looking into Gustav’s life seems to me an intriguing and thought- provoking experience. From him I know what grace really means and thus, learn to conduct myself nobly in my work or on a daily basis.
(带回主题句论述，48 words )