2018.2.3 The restoration of old buildings in major cities in the world costs numerous governments' expenditures. This money should be used in new housing and road development. To what extent do you agree or disagree?-Band 7
2018.2.10 Some people believe that people who read books can develop more imagination and language skills than those who prefer to watch TV. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?-Band 7
2018.3.3 In most countries, prison is the most common solution for the problem of crime. However, the more effective solution is to provide people with better education so that they do not become criminals. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.3.15 Many countries invest money to prepare competitors to join top competitions like Olympic Game and the World Cup. It is necessary to offer money to encourage children to exercise. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.3.24 Some young people commit serious crimes，such as robbery or violent attacks，some people think they should be punished in the same way as adults. To what extent do you agree or disagree?-Band 7
2018.4.14 Governments should make people responsible for looking after their own local environment. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.4.21 People today can shop, work and communicate with others via the Internet. They don't need to do these face to face. Is it a positive or negative development?
2018.4.26 In some countries， increasing number of parents choose to educate their children at home by themselves instead of sending them to school. Are the advantages of home education outweigh the disadvantages?
2018.5.5 Traffic and housing problems in major cities can be solved by moving large companies, factories and their employees to the countryside. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.5.19 In many countries, people like to eat a wide variety of food that can be grown in other areas. As a result, people eat more food produced in other regions than local food. Do the advantages of this trend outweigh its disadvantages?
2018.5.24 Children are experiencing the increasing educational， social and commercial pressures. What are the causes? What measures do you think can be taken to reduce them?
2018.6.2 Many people prefer to communicate with their online friends than to socialize with people in their local communities. Do you think it has more advantages than disadvantages?
2018.6.7 The young people in the workforce are changing their jobs or careers every few years. What do you think are the reasons? Do you think the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
2018.6.23 More and more people want to buy famous brands of clothes, car and other items. What are the reasons? Do you think it is a positive or negative development?
2018.7.7 Some people think that governments should build more train and subway lines while others believe that building wider roads is more efficient to reduce traffic congestion. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
2018.7.19 These days, an increasing number of people in many cities know little about their neighbors and do not have a sense of community. What do you think are the causes and what solutions can you suggested?
2018.7.21 Some businesses find that new employees who just finish their education lack basic interpersonal ability such as work with others as a part of team. What do you think are the causes of this problem? And how to solve this?
2018.7.28 Some people who have been in prison become good citizens later, and it is often argued that these are the best people to talk to teenagers about the dangers of committing a crime. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.8.2 Some people say modern children's games do not develop a wide range of skills, while traditional games can be much better for developing such skills. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.8.11 Nowadays, a large amount of advertising aiming at children should be banned because of its negative effects. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.8.18 Some people think that schools should stop teaching students by using books because students find them boring, and that children can learn from films, TV, video games and computer instead. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.8.25 Some people say that children should go to school as young as possible, while others believe that children should go to school of at least 7 years old. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
2018.9.8 Nowadays people always throw old things away, what causes this problem? What effects does the phenomenon lead to? Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.
2018.9.13 Some people think scientific research is a waste of time and money，to what degree do you agree or disagree?
2018.9.15 In many countries today, both men and women need to work full time. Therefore, some people think men and women should share household tasks equally (e g.cleaning and looking after children). To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.9.29 Doing team/group activities can teach people more important life skills than doing individual activities. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.10.13 In many countries women are allowed to take maternity leave from their jobs during the first month after the birth of their baby. Does advantage outweigh disadvantages?
2018.10.20 Report shows that it is increasingly expensive to keep museums open to public. Find the best way to fund them (government, business or individuals)
2018.10.27 Some people think that young people should spend more of their free time at home with their families instead of entertaining outside while others disagree. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
2018.11.1 Public transport should be funded by the government so that it can be free for people who use it. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the statement?
2018.11.3 It is shown that many criminals have a low level of education. Some people argue that the best way to reduce crime is to educate criminals in prison to help them find jobs when they leave prison. Do you agree or disagree?
2018.11.10 Many employees think that the social skills as important as good qualifications for employing people. Do you agree or disagree the good social skills as important as good qualifications for success in job?
2018.11.17 Some people think the qualities a person needs to become successful in today's world cannot be learned at a university or similar academic institution. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2018.12.1 Some people think that money spent on developing technology on space exploration is not justified. They think there are more beneficial ways to spend money. Do you agree or disagree?
2018.12.8 Some people think that schools should select their pupils according to their academic ability. Others believe that young people with different abilities should be educated together. Discuss both sides and give your opinion.
2018.12.13 Many young people like pop stars and international movie stars rather than famous historical figures in their country. Why do this happen? How to solve this problem?
2018.12.15 Some countries have no controls on design and construction of buildings. Do you think the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?