1.It’s more important for a building to serve a purpose than to look beautiful. Architects shouldn’t worry about producing building as a work of art. Do you agree or disagree?
2.The tendency to copy is shown in the popularity of fashion in clothes and other comsumers’ goods. To what extend do you agree or disagree?
3.Scientists believe computers will become more intelligent than human beings. Some people think the development have a positive impact, others think it is negative. To what extend do you agree or disagree?
4.In modern life, it is no longer necessary to use animals as food and in other products like clothing and medicines. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
5.Some people think charity organizations should help people in great need wherever they live. However, others think they should help people in their own country. Discuss both opinions and give your own idea.
6.The increase in the production of consumer goods results in damage to the natural environment. What are the causes of this? What can be done to solve this problem?
7.Economic growth in in recent years made some people in both developed countries and developing countries richer. However, research showing that while people in developing countries are happier, people in developed countries seems not to be happier than before. Why? What can we learn from it?
8.People continue to commit crimes even after being punished. Why do you think this happens? How can crime be stopped?
9.Some people think young peoople should be required to have full time education until they are at least 18 years old. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
10.Many people believe that printed books are not valuable in this digital era, because computer can store more information, while others thinks printed books are still playing a significant role. Discuss both views and give your own ideas.