What’s the name of your hometown?
How long have you lived there?
What do you like about your hometown?
What do you dislike about your hometown?
Do you work or do you study?
What is your major?
Is it difficult to learn?
What do you want to do in future?
Who do you think is more important,teacher or classmate in aspect of study?
Where do you live,house or apartment?
Which is your favorite room?
What is your ideal house like in future?
What do you want to change about the house or apartment?
How often do you dance?
Is dancing difficult to learn?
Would you learn dancing in the future?
Where do Chinese people like to go dancing?
Do you usually wear hats?
When will people wear hats?
Do people wear hats for keeping up with the latest fashion?
What do you like to do on sunny days?
What do you usually do on sunny weekends?
Will you go to places where there is little sunshine?
How do people in your country usually celebrate birthdays?
What do you think is special for birthday celebrating?
Who should celebrate their birthdays,adults or children?
What was your last birthday like?
What is the most important thing about birthday celebrating?
Do you usually watch advertisements?
Do you like them?
Will you buy things because of some advertisements?
Do you think that there are too many advertisements?
What kinds of outdoor activities do you like to do?
What are the advantages of doing outdoor activities?
What do you usually do in the evening?
What did you do in the evening when you were a child?
Do you do the same things in the evening on weekdays and at the weekends?
What kinds of music do you like?
When was the last time you went to a concert or watched a music video?
What are the differences of listening to songs live and from the CD?
Will you go to a concert?
Which one do you prefer?
How often do you ride bicycles?
Is it difficult to learn how to ride a bicycle?
Is it popular to ride bicycles in your country?
When was the last time you used your bicycle?
Do you think bicycle is very convenient for people to use in modern life?
Do you like science?
Are there many science classes when you were young?
Do you think schoolchildren should have both art classes and science classes?
Do you think science is important to our society?
Do you often give gifts to people?
Do you give others any gifts made by yourself?
Do you think it’s easy to choose gifts?
Is it important to give expensive gifts?
What do Chinese people like to give as presents?
Do you often go to parks?
What do you often do in park?
What kinds of people often go to parks?
Do you think there should be more public parks in future?
Do you like collecting things made by hand?
Did you ever take handcrafts lessons at school?
Are handcrafts popular in China?
Being in Hurry
When was the last time you did something in a hurry?
Do you like to finish things quickly?
What kinds of things will you never do in a hurry?
Why do people make mistakes more easily when they are in a hurry?
When was the last time you watched sports event?
What is the most popular sport in China?
What kinds of sports would you like to try in future?
Do you like to watch sport events at home or in the scene?
What is the most popular means of transport in your hometown?
What transport did you take last time when you went out?
Do you like walking?
How often do you walk?
Do you prefer public transportation or private transportation when you go out?
Did you learn how to paint when you were a child?
Do you like to go to galleries?
Do you learn art lessons in your school?
What are the most popular types of art?
Do young people and old people have the same taste in art?
News and Newspaper
Do you like reading newspapers?
Do you read newspaper often?
Do you watch the news?
When was the last time you read the news?
What kind of newspapers are there in your country?
A person you know that has made great contribution for the society
A person who is older than you that you admire
Someone who apologized to you
A person who you helped before
One of your best friends
A creative person you admire
A leader you admire
A person who moved in with you
A personality of yours
A product that you bought and felt happy with
A perfect job that you would like to have in the future
A photo of yourself you have taken
A family not your own that you like
A new skill you plan to learn
A piece of clothes that is given by someone
A difficult decision that you have to make
An animal you are interested in
A goal you want to achieve in future
A kind of sport you learnt for the first time
A toy you received when you were a child
An interesting tradition in your country
A method for you to save money
An antique or old thing your family has kept for a long time
A mistake you have made
A course you want to study
An important skill you learned when you were a child
A positive change in your life
An activity you did in your school
An activity you do to keep fit
An interesting story from a TV program
A piece of local news that was interesting to you
An app in your phone or your computer
A place near water you like
A foreign country you want to visit that you have never been there before
A place that was affected by pollution
A short journey that you disliked
A big company you are interested in
An interesting public place that you like to visit
A happy family event you remembered
A time when the weather changed your plan
The first time you use foreign language to communicate
A wedding you have been to
A situation that you got angry
A time that you shared something with someone
An occasion when you ate a kind of food for the first time
Describe a course you want to study
Should school teach both arts and science？
What kinds of courses are useful for university students?
Why do some students dislike study at school?
What school activities are good for school children?
An app in your phone or your computer
How much time do you spend on these apps?
What kinds of app do you have on your phone?
What are the drawbacks of having too many apps on your phone?
Do you use free apps or the ones that you need to pay for?
Do you like to look for new apps or just keep using the old ones?
Describe a short journey that you disliked
Are there any special places for visiting in China?
What can people benefit from traveling?
Do you like to travel on your own or with your family?
Do you like to visit popular places or less-known places?
Do people in your country prefer short trip or long trip?
What kind of problems would people have when they go on a long trip?
Describe someone who is older than you that you admire
What kinds of activities do old people like to do these days?
Why do some old people only remember happy things?
Why do young people like to ask about the past of old people?
What kinds of things can young people learn from old people?
Do you think old people enjoy their life more these days compared with the past?
Describe one of your best friends
How do people in your country make friends these days?
Do you trust friends that you meet on the internet?
How do you get along with people you don’t like?
What is it hard to maintain friendships for some people?
Would you only make friends with people who are similar to you?
Describe a piece of clothes that given by someone
What kind of clothes do people wear after work?
What kind of clothes should people wear at work?
Do you think students should wear school uniform?
Where do Chinese people buy clothes?
Describe a product you bought and felt happy with
How often do people in your country go shopping?
What kinds of places are popular for shopping in China?
Do you think online shopping will replace shopping in reality?
Did you ever have bad shopping experience?
What would you do if you bought something disappointing from the Internet?
Describe a difficult decision that you once made
What skills are necessary when making decisions?
How can people improve their decision-making skills?
How do you think computers will change the way people make decisions?
Do parents in China allow their children to make important decisions about the future?
Do you think that teachers should help students make decisions?
Describe a perfect job you would like to have in future
What kinds of jobs are unpopular in China?
Why do many young adults keep changing their jobs?
How to find a perfect job?
Describe a toy that you received when you were a child
Do Chinese people often give gifts?(On what occasions?)
What is the value of giving gifts?
What kinds of gifts are suitable for friends to give each other?
Are expensive give always better than cheap gifts?
Describe a goal you want to achieve in future
Should parents set goals for children?
When do young children set goals for themselves?
What kinds of goals are unrealistic?
Why do people set goals?
Describe a family(not your own)you like
In a typical Chinese family,who play the leading role?
In China,what kinds of family members usually live together?
Do young and middle-aged people live with old people?
How do grandparents educate their grandchildren in your country?
Describe a sport you would like to try for the first time
Do you play any sports at night?
What are the benefits of playing sports?
What’s the difference between playing sports on your own or playing sports in a group?
Why do people need to play sports?
Describe a dinner that you had with your friends
Do Chinese people like to eat at home?
How often do Chinese people eat out?
Why do some people like to eat alone?
Are there any disadvantages of eating outside?
Describe a place you visited that has been affected by pollution
What kinds of pollution are serious in your country?
What can individuals do to protect the environment?
Do you think individuals should be responsible for pollution?
Why is there a need to involve government in environmental protection?
Describe a foreign country you visited and haven’t been to
Why do people like to travel abroad?
What can people benefit from international travel?
What effects will tourism have on our environment?
What is the difference between traveling abroad and studying abroad?
Describe the first time you used a foreign language to communicate
Why are some language classes boring?
What the best way to learn a foreign language?
Does the age issue affect language learning?
Why can some people learn language fast while others learn slowly?
Describe a situation or a time when you helped someone
Do you like helping others?
In your view,should children be taught to help others?
Do you think people are less willing to help others these days,compared to the past?
Can you give some examples of international aid?
Describe one time when the weather changed your plan
Where can people get weather reports?
How do weather reports affect people’s life?
Does weather affect your mood?
Had climate change affect your country?
Describe a person who has apologized to you
Is it important to say sorry?
What situations do people say sorry?
Why do some people hate to say sorry?
In what situations should we apologize immediately?
When will people say thank you?