1) What are the characteristics of a good friend? Use reasons and examples to support your responses.
答题要点：重要的是描述出 2-3 个优点，并加上举例。
*What are the characteristics of a good neighbor/ parent/ teacher/ classmate/ roommate?
* Describe the characteristics that make a person successful
2) Which person has helped you the most to get where you are today, and how has he or she helped you?
答题要点：重要的是描述出 2-3 件事情，越具体越好。
* What person who is alive today would you most like to meet?
* Describe a person you admire most and explain why you admire this person?
* What famous person would you like to visit for one hour and why?
* Describe a person who has influenced you in an important way. Explain why this person has had an effect on your life.
Describe a place where you go for rest and relaxation. Explain why it is a good place for you to relax.
答题要点：描述出 3 点左右的理由，如 beautiful scenery, shopping facilities, employment opportunities, easy transportation …
* If you could live anywhere, where would you live?
* Which place in your hometown would you like to take visitors to see and why?
* Choose a place you go to often that is important to you and explain why it is important.
* What foreign country would you like to visit? Choose a country and explain why you would like to go there.
* Describe one thing you would like to improve about your hometown.
What is your favorite holiday? Use reasons and details to support your response.
答题要点：描述出喜欢的理由，如 relax, travel, family reunion, get-together …
* What is your favorite day of the year?
* Describe an event such as a holiday or other occasion that you enjoy celebrating and explain why the event is significant to you.
If you can have any job in the world, what would it be?
答题要点：从几条类似理由中找出容易的描述点，如: Challenging job, decent salary, social status, good reputation, chances for promotions, travel …
What would be your dream job?
What event in your life made you very happy?
* Describe the most impressive event in your life. * What important lesson have you learned in your life?