Recently some students need to arrive at school at the early time in the morning. Some people think that starting school day early is a good approach to support learning, other people think that starting school day at the later time is a good approach to support learning. What do you think?
Some people think that some lessons for young students (age 5-8) include video games are effective ways and interesting, other people think this way is distracting and waste time. What’s your opinion?
In time of economic crisis, in which field do you think the government can cut financial support:
b. scientific research
c. parks and public gardens.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: high school students should be required to learn many subjects at the same time instead of concentrating on only three or four subjects at a time.
Children nowadays rely too much on technology, such as computers, smartphones, and video players, playing with their toys or playing outside with friends is better for children’s development.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Reading a student does on his/her own is as important as, or even more important than reading a student does because it is assigned by teachers.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: After high school, students should have at least one year to work or travel. It’s better than attending university straight away.
Students in a university club want to help others, but they can only choose one project a year, which one of the following is the best?
1: help those students in a nearby primary school with reading and mathematics;
2:help people who cannot afford to build or rent a home to build a house;
3: visit and assist elderly people with daily tasks.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: It is often not a good thing for people to move to a new town or a new country because of the loss of old social connection.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: getting advice from friends who are older than you is more valuable than getting advice from friends in your same age.
Agree or disagree, playing sports teaches people more lessons about the life.
Which one do you prefer：
1) a company offering you a job with challenging and interesting project but less vacation days or
2) another company offering you a job that is not so challenging and interesting but more vacation days.
What is the most important action for a country’s leader to take to ensure prosperity and success of a country:
1) create job for unemployed workers
2) improving agriculture and ensuring low prices of food
3) improving access to affordable housing.
Only movies that can teach us something about real life are worth watching. （同2013年9月1日题）
It is better to take risks and explore new things when you are older rather than when you are younger.
The most important thing that government can do to improve health care is to clean the environment.
To be a successful person, one must be open to new ideas and willing to change his or her mind.
What is the most important action for the national government to take for the protection of environmental problems?
1.fund researches on new energy sources such as solar and wind power;
2.protect forests and natural wildlife species;
3.pass and enforce laws to reduce the pollution.
Do you agree or disagree with the statement: competitions with friends usually have negative effect on friendship? （同12年9月2日题）
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? People who have learned many different skills are more likely to succeed than those who focus on learning only one skill.
Which would you choose: a higher pay job with long hours or an average pay job with normal work hours? Explain your choice, using specific reasons and details.
The government wants to improve the education of high school, and there are two plans: a: choose a group of good teachers and train them first, and after that let them go back to their schools and train other teachers. b: provide training for every teacher online, with providing online materials and let them study individually.
Do you agree or disagree? It is more important for a university to spend money, on improving facilities(libraries, computer labs and technology in general) than to spend money on hiring famous teachers?
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: taking a lot of time to make an important decision is often considered as a bad quality for a person, but in fact, it is a good quality for a person to have.
People should spend time away from people they care about in oder to let them be aware of their importance or should they spend as much time as possible with them since the apart time would damage the relationship.
Is it 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 whose views are different from your own?
What is the most useful action for people to help protect or improve the environment in their local communities:
1.plant trees and create parks.
2. persuade local shops to stop providing plastic bags to customers.
3.increase access to pubic transportation (such as buses and trains) thus reduce the automobile on the road.
The internet is as important as other services such as road building and government should offer free internet access to all citizens.
People can learn about a person from the books and movies the person likes.
Your job has more effect on your happiness than your social life does.
Your school wants to improve the quality of students’ lives in the dormitory. Which would you prefer:
1. a quiet place for study
2. building exercise room for students to keep physical well–being
3. space for entertainment.
Agree or disagree, young people should try different jobs before they decide which job or career they will do in the long term.
Many school require young children（aged 5-11）to work together in a small group instead of working alone to visit many activities. Do you think it is the best way to teach children?
Some young people (14-18) tend to divide their free time to participate in several activities, such as competitive sports, piano, and dance classes. Others prefer to focus on one activity. Which one do you think is better.
Agree or disagree, it is much easier for parents to raise children than it was 50 years ago.
It is better to solve problems with your own knowledge and experience than asking other people for advice.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: university should encourage students to study the subjects related to the fields with high job growth such as such as science, technology, engineering, and math even though they are interested more in other subjects.
Some high school teachers spend most of their class time lecturing (speaking) to their students (typically between the age of 14-18), while the students listen and take notes, the other high school teachers prefer to spend more class time on discussions and projects sharing ideas with each other.
Which do you think is more effective for students learning?
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? People can solve important problems in daily life on their own or with the help from families, so the help from government is not necessary.
When professor gives the assignment to require student learn as much as possible in a short time, which method is more effective? Studying together in a group or studying alone.
It is easier to become an educated person today than it was in the past？
Nowadays people are more willing to help others who they do not know (for example giving food or clothing) than they were in the past.
Do you agree or disagree that people should travel abroad to experience in various countries when they are younger rather than they are older? Give specific reasons or examples to support your decision.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement： it is difficult for teachers to be both popular (students like them) and effective helping students in learning.
Visiting museum is the best way to learn about a country.
Should children spend most time playing and studying or they should be required to help the family with household chores, like cooking and cleaning.