Government and Society
Advantage/ Disadvantage

In some countries, small town-center shops are going out of business because people tend to drive to large out-of-town stores. As a result, people without cars have limited access to out-of town stores, and it may result in an increase in the use of cars. Do you think the disadvantages of this change outweigh its advantages?

Mar 2019

Others
Problem/Solution

Cycling is a healthier and more environmentally friendly form of transport. Nevertheless, cycling is getting less popular. What are the reasons of this trend? What can be done to make cycling more popular?

Nov 2018

Others
Advantage/ Disadvantage

Nowadays, sports is a big business with high earnings for professional sports people and companies involved both financially and other ways. Is this a positive or negative development for sports?

Oct 2018

Others
Two-part

In recent years, the family structure has changed, as well as family roles. What are the changes occurring?
Do you think these changes are positive or negative?

Oct 2018

Others
Problem/Solution

Many museums and historical sites are mainly visited by tourists but not local people. Why is it the case? What can be done to attract local people to visit these places?

Oct 2018

Others
Agree/ Disagree

Some people think that the most important thing about being rich is it gives a person the opportunity to help other people.

Do you agree or disagree?

Sep 2018

Others
Agree/ Disagree

Most of the world’s problems are caused by overpopulation.

Do you agree or disagree?

Sep 2018

Others
Advantage/ Disadvantage

Large shopping malls are replacing small shops. Do you think it is a positive or negative development?

Jun 2018

Others
Agree/ Disagree

Traffic and housing problems could be solved by moving large companies, factories and their employees to the countryside.

Do you agree or disagree?

Jun 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

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

Others
Two-part

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

Feb 2018