The workplace nowadays is trying to employ the equal number of females and males. Do you think it is a positive or negative trend?
It is said that work is the most important thing of people’s life. Without the success of career, life will become meaningless. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the opinion?
The movement of people from agricultural areas to cities to work can cause serious problems in both places. What are the serious problems and what measures can be taken to solve this problem?
In many parts of the world children and teenagers are committing more crimes. Why is this case happening? How should children or teenagers be punished?
Some people think museums should be enjoyable places to attract and entertain young people. Other think the purpose of museums is to educate, not to entertain. Discuss both sides and give your own opinion.
Food can be produced much more cheaply today because of improved fertilizers and better machinery. However, some of the methods used to do this may be dangerous to human health and may have negative effects on local communities. To what extent do you agree or disagree.
Nowadays, a large amount of advertising is aimed at children, so some people think there are lots of negative effects on children, and should ban it. To what extent you agree or disagree?
Old generations often hold some traditional ideas on the correct way of life, thinking and behaviour. However, some people think that it is not helpful for the young generations to prepare for modern life in the future. What’s your opinion?
Some people think people can exploit animals for any purpose they need, while others do not think so. What is your opinion?
With technology speeding up, more and more young people begin to use mobile phones and the Internet, but old people have little chance to be exposed to them. What ways could mobile phone and the Internet be useful to old people? How do old people be encouraged to use this new technology?
Some people think the main benefit of international cooperation is in protection of the environment, while others think that the main benefit is in the world business. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
Some people think that in the modern society individuals are becoming more dependent on each other，while others say that individuals are becoming more independent of each other. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
Some people think that the government should pay the course fees for those who want to go to university. Do you agree or disagree?
Some people think that university students should specialize in one subject, while others think universities should encourage students to learn a rang of subjects. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
In many countries, the proportion of older people is steadily increasing. Does this trend have more positive or negative effects on the society?