1.Some people think that personal happiness is directly related to economic success. Others argue that happiness depends on different factors. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.(幸福)
2.some people think in order to improve road safety, the minimum legal age for driving cars and motorcycles should increase.to some extent do you agree or disagree?(安全)
3.It is expected that there will be a higher proportion of older people than young people in many countries in the future. Do you think it is a positive or negative development? (老年人)
4.Food can be produced much more cheaply today because of improved fertilisers and better machinery. However, some of the methods used to do this may be dangerous to human health and may have negative effects on local communities. To what extent do you agree or disagree? (食物)
5.Some people believe that all young adults should be required to do unpaid work to help their local community. Do you think the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?
6..Human activities have negative effects on plant and animal species. Some people think it is too late to do anything about this problem. Others believe that effective measures can be taken to improve this situation. discuss both views and give your own opinion.(动植物保护)
7.Scientific research should be carried out and controlled by government rather than private companies. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
8.Too much emphasis has been put on going to university for academic study. We should encourage more people to receive vocational training because of the needs for trades people like plumbers and electricians. To what extent do you agree or disagree? (教育)
9.Some people believe that health care should be free for everyone, while others think that people should pay for their health care. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.(政府医疗)
10.Some people think that the spread of multinational companies and the result of increasing globalization have positive effect on everyone. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? (合作)
11.In multi-cultural societies, people of different cultural backgrounds live and work together. Do you think the advantages of multi-cultural societies outweigh the disadvantages?(文化)
12.The development of technology changes the way people connect with each other. In which way does the development of technology change the types of relationships among people? Does it have positive or negative effects on the relationships?
1. 关于教育的手段：教育的手段可以是多种多样的，纸质书、电子书、音频、视频甚至游戏都可以成为教育的形式(form)，它们各自有其独特的优势，如一些古籍(ancient books)只存在纸质版本，而电子书会更方便储存、查找和携带。音频、视频、游戏等更能够吸引学生的注意力。
2. 关于教育的内容：教育的内容需包含理论知识(theory)与实践技能(practice)两大板块，理论知识也就是客观规律(objective laws)的总结，而实践技能也就是如何将这些规律运用于改造世界，二者缺一不可(indispensable)。同时，教育的内容一定要是学生感兴趣的东西，因为只有这些才是他们愿意坚持(persist)的，才是对他们未来的职业发展(career development)有意义的。