1.You have received a gift of money. The money is enough to buy either a piece of jewelry you likeor tickets to a concert you want to attend.Which would youbuy? Use specific reasonsand details to support youranswer.
2. “When people succeed, it isbecause of hard work. Luck has nothing to do with success.” Do you agree or disagree with the quotation above? Use specific andexamples to explain your position.
3. Some people prefer to eat at food stands or restaurants. Other people prefer to prepare and eat food at home. Whichdo you prefer? Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
4. It has been said, “Noteverything that is learned is contained in books.”Compare and contrast knowledge gained from experience with knowledge gainedfrom books. In your opinion, which source is more important? Why?
5.People attendcollege or university for many different reasons(for example, new experiences,career preparation, increased knowledge). Why do you think people attendcollege or university? Use specific reasons and examples to support youranswer.
6.Nowadays, food has become easier to prepare. Has this change improved the way people live? Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
7.A company has announced that itwishes to build a large factory near your community. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of this new influence on your community. Doyou support or oppose the factory?Explain your position.
8.Do you agreeor disagree with the following statement?People today spend too much time on personal enjoyment-doing things they liketo do-rather than doing things they should do.Use specific reasons and examplesto support your answer.
9.Do you agreeor disagree with the following statement?
Young people nowadays do not give enough time to helping theircommunities.
Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
10. Do you agree ordisagree with the following statement? In twenty years there will be fewer cars in use than there are today. Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.