Some schools require students to evaluate their professors. Talk about the advantage and disadvantage of doing this.
University students encounter many difficult challenges in their studies. Which challenge do you think is the most difficult one and how do you deal with it?
A lot of experienced and inexperienced climb mountains every year, which one of the following adjectives would you use to describe this experience? Adventurous, frightening or foolish?
If a mayor is to be selected from the following candidates, who all have no political experience but are successful in their own fields, which one do you think is the best candidate for a mayor?1. A university professor; 2. A businessman; 3. A doctor
Your city plans to build a new museum to attract more visitors. What kind of museum do you think is the best?A. local museum B. modern art and film museum C. children science museum
Children would behave negatively before they learn how to behave appropriately. Which of the following behavior would you consider to be the most negative behavior of children and why? A. Being selfish B. Being impolite C. Being loud
Your local community center wants to add some new workshops or programs for children. Which of the following do you think would be most beneficial for children’s development?A. Art craft workshop B. Technology workshop C. Athletic programs
Your friend is often absent from class. The final term is coming and he/she hopes you can help their study, but you need to prepare for your own final term. What would you do?
If your university is going to invite someone to give a speech, who do you think they should invite? A businessman, a scientist or a politician?
Which of the following do you think the school should build to improve student life?
Describe the best way for you to deal with disagreement with your friend。
Do you think the boss should supervise his employee when they are working, or give his employee more freedom in work?
You have been very busy and unable to prepare for the exam tomorrow. You can either stay up late to study and sleep less or just study less and get full night’s sleep.Which will you choose?
If universities are given financial support to develop research, which following field do you think should receive most financial support?1. To predict weather more accurately; 2. To clean rivers and ocean; 3. To explore outer space
Your government plans to invest in one of the following three areas. Which do you think is the most rewarding one? 1. Land exploration; 2. Education; 3. Health care
Your university has acquired a piece of land next to the campus. There have been three options for the use of the land. Which do you prefer? Why? 1. The athletic facilities and stadiums; 2. A park with nature trails; 3. Centers for students and hotel for campus guests
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Parents should not let children choose jobs (such as an athlete or an artist) which are difficult to become successful.
Some people prefer sending messages; while others prefer making phone calls directly. Which one do you prefer?
Do you agree or disagree that one of the best ways to learn about a country is to watch its TV shows?
Your school is planning to ban library computers from accessing social media websites. Do you agree or disagree with such a plan?
Some people think that children should be allowed to watch whatever television programs they choose to. Others think that parents should exercise control over the television programs their children watch. Which do you agree with? Explain why.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Parents should force their kids to continue learning to play the musical instrument when the kids want to give up.
Some people prefer to resolve problems with friends directly face to face or on the phone. Some others prefer to resolve problems by writing, sending E-mail or text message. Which one do you prefer? Why?
Some people like to use smart phone or other navigational devices to guide their road while traveling; some prefer to ask around. Which do you prefer and why?
Which do you prefer: working for others’ company or set up your own business?
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Children should approach computer and other electronic devices as early as possible.
Some people want their children to go to school, but some people prefer to let their children be home-schooled. Which do you prefer? Why?
Some people like having a wide variety of friends and acquaintances they can spend time with. Others like to spend most of their free time with the same small group of close friends. Which do you prefer? Explain why.
When some people have a little extra money, they like to spend it right away on something they enjoy. Others prefer to save the extra money. Which do you like to do?Explain why.
Some people think competition will motivate students. Some people think competition has negative influences. Which do you agree with? Explain why?
Your friend doesn’t take the class seriously.Now with the final exams coming, he asks for your help. Yet you also have to prepare for your exams. Under this circumstance, would you prefer to help him with his exam or prepare for your own exam?
speculate = think about 思考
longevity = long life 长寿
concede = admit unwillingly 承认退让
decay = rot 腐烂
Ideally = perfectly 理想地
reconcile = bring together 调解
replenish = restore 补充
perplexing = puzzling 令人费解的
vicinity = neighborhood 近邻
labor = work hard 劳作，苦干
mutual =shared 相互的
Rudimentary = primitive 基本的
Perfect = complete 完善
Rival = competitor 对手
Rival = compete 对抗
Resolve = settle 解决
Remnants = remains 剩余
collectively=in a group 共同地 全体地
akin to =simmilar with 类似
meager = partly 微薄的
Profusely = abuntdantly 极丰富的
Constitute = compose 构成
Elaborate = develop 详细说明
Still =motionless 静止的
Net = final 最后的
Sculpt = shape 雕塑
Core =center 核心
Hence = therefore 因此
Some people have ambitious dreams and keep pursuing them, but other people always focus on realistic goals and try to achieve them. Which do you think is better and why?
If you are going to graduate from the university and have to choose the final course, which professor will you choose？The one you used to sign up for courses or the one you have never learned from before？
Some teachers prefer to record the lecture in advance so that students can familiarize first. In the class, students raise questions and discuss content related to the lecture. Do you think this method effective?
Most adults believe that modern children (5-10 years old) behave worse than those in the past. What action parents should take do you think will have the most positive effect on children to help them be have better like respecting and treating others kindly?
1)limit the types of the TV programs and movies they watch
2)spend more time talking with children
3)supervise and monitor children while they are playing with their friends
Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
A government spends money on all adults after 25-year-old on a training course for the most up-to-date skills at workplace. Do you think it is effective？Why or why not？
It is important to read or watch the news presented by people whose views are similar to your own or read or watch the news presented by those who have different opinions.
People who move out of the native village or town are happier and more successful than the people who stay in native village or town.
Rather than help their children do schoolwork,parents should encourage their children do their homework independently.
When people spend a lot of time watching sports on television orfollowing their favorite team, it has negative effects on their lives.
A lot of high school students now cheat in homework assignments, by asking other students for answers. Which of the following do you think is the most efficient way to stop?
1)asking parents to help stop the students from cheating
2)penalty or punishment to the students
3)asking teacher to create homework assignment that cannot be easily cheated
Sometimes we are assigned to work in a group on a project. Do you agree or disagree the following statement? The group will be helped more by members who are willing to do what other group members want them to do than by those who strongly insist that things should be done in a different way.
Do you agree or disagree: Company should pay for employees to get university degree? Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
Do you agree that it is better to work for business owned by someone else than to work for the business of one’s own family.
If you are selecting a leader for a student organization, honesty is the most important to consider indeciding whom to vote for.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: Spending a lot of time watching sports on TV and following their favorite team will have negative impact on one’s life?