Government and Society
Agree/ Disagree

Some people think that a huge amount of time and money is spent on the protection of wild animals, and that this money could be better spent on the human population.

To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?

May 2018

Environment and Pollution
Problem/Solution

These days people in some countries are living in a “throw-away” society which means people use things  in a short time then throw them away. Causes and problems.

May 2018

Government and Society
Agree/ Disagree

It is more important to spend public money promoting a healthy lifestyle in order to prevent illness than to spend it on the treatment of people who are already ill.

To what extent do you agree of disagree?

Apr 2018

Environment and Pollution
Advantage/ Disadvantage

Organized tour to remote areas and community is increasingly popular. Is it a positive or negative development for the local people and the environment?

Apr 2018

Others
Discuss both views

In today’s world of advanced science and technology, we till greatly value our artists such as musicians, painters and writers. What can art tell us about life that science and technology cannot?

Apr 2018

Government and Society
Agree/ Disagree

Some people think the government funding should not be used for supporting art and culture, while others think supporting cultural activities may be beneficial for the population and the culture.

Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.

Apr 2018

Languages and Cultures
Agree/ Disagree

Museums and art galleries should concentrate on works that show history and culture of their own country rather than works of the other parts in the world.

To what extent do you agree or disagree?

Mar 2018

Education and Learning
Agree/ Disagree

Some people believe that it is more important to teach children the literature of their own country than other countries. Do you agree or disagree?

Mar 2018

Others
Agree/ Disagree

When designing a building, the most important factor is the intended use of the building rather than its outward appearance.

To what extent do you agree or disagree?

Mar 2018

Government and Society
Discuss both views

Some people think that newly built houses should follow the style of old houses in local areas. Others think that people should have freedom to build houses of their own style.

Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.

Mar 2018

Work and Life
Two-part

Nowadays, some employers think that formal academic qualifications are more important than life experience or personal qualities when they look for new employees. Why is it the case? Is it a positive or negative development?

Feb 2018

Others
Two-part

The tradition of families getting together to eat meals is disappearing. What are the reasons? What are the impacts?

Feb 2018