TOP 1 Priority-Technology
1 Which technology has made the greatest impact on people’s life in your country:airplane, computer or television?
2 Which form of transportation is more enjoyable? Train, automobile or plane.
3 Talk about how cell phone has changed people's lives. Explain you answer in details.
（可参考TPO 25， task 4，cultural lag）
4 Talk about the ways internet has benefited people's lives. Explain your answer in details.
5 As we are facing serious environmental problems, what suggestions would you give on how to save our planet?
6 Describe a tool or object that you rely on often in your daily life. Explain why it is important to you.
7 How has the availability of the worldwide Internet changed people’s life? Please use specific reasons and examples to support your response.
8 Describe the most important development of your country in the past 20 years. Explain why this development is so important.
9 Do you agree or disagree with the statement that people live healthier lives than 100 year ago?
10 Some people prefer reading newspaper or magazine to get news; others prefer watching television or listening to radioto get news. Which way do you prefer and why?
11 Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Cell phones have greatly
improved people’s lives.
(这个跟4,7 有什么差别呢？So easy！）
12 Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? We are more informed of the world events than our parents when they were young.
13 Describe an event in history that you would like to learn more about. Explain the reasons why you want to learn about it.
14 Do you think that people will read fewer books in the future?
(个人觉得more technological than educational， 你们觉得呢？）
TOP 2 Priority-People&Personality
1 Describe a special friend in your childhood. Explain why this friend is special to you. Include reasons and details to support your response.
2 Do you prefer to learn from people and events in the past or people and events that
currently exist? Explain with specific reasons and details.
3 Describe your favorite teacher. Explain why you like him or her so much.
4 Among the following three professions, which one do you think makes the greatest contribution to society: teachers, farmers or doctors?
5 Describe a person who you would like to spend time with. Explain why you want to spend time with him or her.
6 What do you think is the most important quality of a working environment: good leaders, good colleagues, or flexible time?
7 Describe a performer (such as an actor or a musician) that you think is great. Explain why you think he or she is a great performer
8 Which characteristic do your friends like in you the most: cheerfulness, kindness or intelligence? Explain with reasons and details
9 Describe a person that you look up to as a role model. Explain how this person has influenced your life. Include details and examples to support your response.
10 Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Children should be required to help with household tasks as soon as they are able to do so.
11 Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? The way people dress themselves reveals theirpersonality.
12 Describe a family member who has similar personality traits to yours. Give specific
details in your answer.
13 Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Artists and musicians are
important to the society.
TOP 3 Priority-Activities
1 A high school plans to add an extracurricular activity for students. What kind of activity
would you recommend? Using details and examples, and explain why.
2 Would you like to spend time with family or friends rather than alone and why？
3 If you were to become a volunteer at the school or in the community, what kind of
volunteer work would you do and why? (activity)
4 Describe a special experience that has changed you in a positive way. Explain how it changed you.
5 Describe the steps, through which you once learned a new subject and explain how you learned it. Please include details and examples in your response
6 In your opinion, why is it hard for university studentsto manage their time effectively?
7 Some college students like to spend their free time studying another course or doing schoolwork. Others like to join a club and enjoy social activities. Which way do you think
is better and why?
8 Which kind of class would you choose just for fun: an art class or a science class?
TOP 4 Priority-Places
1 Describe your favorite area in your city. Please offer your explanation and details.
2 When it is a nice day, what kind of outdoor place would you like to go for physical
3 Where would you choose to be your home: a noisy place close to shops, restaurants and transport hub or a quiet place far from everything?
4 Do you like to go to the same place for your vacation, or different places and spend little time at each place for you vacation？
5 Some people prefer to work in the office, while others prefer to work from home. Which do you prefer and why？
6 Some people believe that it is better for children to grow up in big cities. Others believe that it is better for children to grow up in smal towns or rural areas. What is your opinion and why?
7 Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Students should always study in a quiet place.
8 In your opinion, should people be encouraged to visit science, art and history museums？