Some people believe that going to school early in the morning is good for students’ study. Other students want to start a day late in the morning. Which option do you agree with and why?
Schools should set extra the course of video games for children at the age of five to eight years old.
In times of economic crisis, which one or which ones do you think the government should spend less money on? a. arts b. scientific research c. parks and public gardens.
High-school students are required to study many different subjects at the same time or they should study only three to four subjects at a time. Which do you agree?
Nowadays, children rely too much on technology, like computers, smartphones, video games, for fun and entertainment. Playing simpler toys or playing outside with friends would be better for children’s development.
The reading students do on their own is as important as or more important than that assigned by their teachers.
After high school, students should take at least one year off to work or travel before beginning college.
The university clubs want to help others. If you are a member of them, which of the following would you prefer to choose? a. help young students in the nearby primary school b. help people to find a new house for rent c. help old people for caring them in daily life.
It is often not a good thing for people to move to a new town or a new country because they will lose their friends.
Getting advice from older friends is more valuable than from the friends of the same age as yours.
Playing sports teaches people lessons about life.
Which do you prefer with the same rate of pay, an interesting and challenging job with less vacation or a job with more vacation time but less fun?
Which is the most important thing for a country leader to assure the prosperity of a country? a. create more jobs for employed workers b. increase agriculture and lower the food price c. increase access to affordable houses.
It is only worth watching movies that can teach us something about real life.
It is better to take risks and explore new things when you are older rather than when you are younger.
The most important thing the government can do to improve the health care is to clean the environment.
People should be open to new ideas and change their mind to be successful.
To be a successful person, one must open up to new ideas and willing to change his or her mind.
What is the most important action for government to take for the protection of environmental problems? a. fund research on new energy sources such as solar and wind power b. protect forests and natural wildlife species c. pass and enforce laws to reduce the pollution.
Competition between friends usually negatively impacts friendship.
People who have learned many different skills are more likely to succeed than those who focus on learning only one skill.
Would you prefer a higher pay job but longer work time or an average pay job and normal work time?
The government wants to improve the education of high school, and there are two plans: a.choose a group of good teachers and train them first, and after that let them go back to their schools and train other teachers b. provide training for every teacher online, with providing online materials and let them study individually.
It is more important for universities to spend money in improving facilities than in hiring famous professors.
Taking a lot of time to make an important decision is often considered as a bad quality for a person, but in fact, it is a good quality for a person to have.
Some believe that spending more time far away from people we care about is necessary for people to understand the importance of relationship we care about. Others believe that spending time with people we care about as much as possible can develop relationship. Which do you think is better?
It is important to read and watch news presented by people whose views are different from your own than by people whose are similar to yours.
What is the most useful action for people to help environment in their local communities? a. plant trees and create parks b. persuade local shops to stop providing plastic bags for consumers c. increase access to public transportation (such as buses and trains), and reduce the automobiles on roads.
The Internet is as important as other service, such as building roads, so government should make the Internet access to all the citizens at no cost.
Primary schools should spend more time teaching young students (5-11 years old) technology (like computers) than teaching music and art.
We can learn about a person from the books and movies that person likes.
Your job has more effects on your happiness than your social life does.
Your school wants to improve the quality of students’ life in the dormitory. Which would you prefer? a. a quiet place for study b. building an exercise room to keep physical well-being c. a space for entertainment.
Young people should try several different jobs before they take a long term career.
Many schools require young children (aged 5-11) to work together in a small group instead of working alone to learn many activities. Do you agree or disagree it is the best way to teach children?
In their free time, young people (age 14-18) spend time taking part in different activities such as music lessons or competitive sports. Some young people diverse their time in other kinds of activities. But other young people will spend most of their time focusing on just one activity that is important for them. Which approach do you think is better?
It is much easier for parents to raise children today than it was 50 years ago.
It is better to solve problems with your own knowledge and experience than asking other people for advice.
University students are often encouraged to study the fields in which significant job growth (a large increase in job opportunities) is expected; these fields currently include science, technology, engineering and math. Do you believe students should consider studying fields related to these subjects even if they are more interested in other subjects? Why or why not?
Some teachers are just lecturing (speaking) in class and students only take notes; some other teachers spend their class time on discussions and projects, and students share their ideas with their classmates. Which one do you prefer?
People can solve important problems in their daily life on their own or with the help from families; the help from the government is not necessary.
A professor wants students to learn as much as possible in a short time, requiring them to work together in a group or work alone, which is better?
It is much easier to be well-educated than it was in the past.
Do you think that the best leader should spend more time listening to other people’s ideas than talking his own ideas?
Nowadays people are more willing to help the people they do not know (for example, giving clothing and food to people who need them) than people were in the past.
It is better to travel around for younger people than for older people.
It is difficult for teachers to be both popular (well liked) and effectively in helping students’ study.
Visiting museums is the best way to learn about a country.
Children should spend most of their time studying or playing; they should not be required to help the family with household chores, such as cooking and cleaning.