一级重点：教育类、环境类、媒体类、社会类 二级重点：文化类、犯罪类、家庭类、科技类 三级重点：抽象类、旅行类、健康类、政府类 四级重点：工作类、全球化类、交通类 1.
Some people think that all children should learn history in school.
Others think learning subjects more relevant to life is important.
Discuss both views and give your opinion 2.
Some people think that environmental problems are too big for
individuals to solve. Others, however, believe that these problems
cannot be solved if individuals do not take actions. Discuss both views
and give your own opinion. 3.
Some people think that parents have a great influence on their
children. Others believe that the media could have a bigger influence.
Discuss both views and give your own opinion. 4.
The world has many towns and cities constructed in previous centuries
that are suitable and livable for people in those times. What problems
will this cause today and what can be done to solve these problems? 5.
People still value artists in the age of advanced science and
technology. What are the reasons? Are arts as important as science and
Today, it is common that TV news programms like to show the images of
emergencies, disasters and violence to the public. Discuss the reasons
and the effects on the individual and the society. 7.
In many countries, women are allowed to take maternity leave from their
jobs during the first months after the birth of their babies. Do the
advantages outweigh the disadvantages? 8.
Some groups of people benefit from modern communications technology，but
some of them think they are not beneficial from these. To what extent
do you agree or disagree? 9.
Ambition is an important characteristic of people. How important is it
for people to make success in life? Is it a positive or negative
characteristic for success? 10.
International travel makes people prejudiced more than broad-minded.
Why? How can they improve their understanding of countries they visit? 11.
Shops should not be allowed to sell any food and drinks which are
proved to be scientifically harmful for people's health. Do you agree or
Some people think government should ban dangerous sports and others
think it is a freedom to choose the activities we want to. Discuss both
views and give your opinion. 13.
Some people think young people should be free to choose his or her
job，but other people think they should be realistic and think more about
their future. Discuss both views and give your own opinion. 14.
Some people argue that countries should have a moral obligation to help
each other; on the other hand, some people argue that a large amount of
aid money does not reach the poor of the world. Discuss both views and
give your opinion. 15.
Some cities have vehicle-free days, when private cars, trucks,
motorcycles are banned in the city center. Public transportations like
buses, taxis and metros are advised. To what extent do you think the
advantages outweigh the disadvantages.