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1.Many students are taught to push themselves and try hard to be better than their classmates, rather than work together for everyone’s benefits. Do the disadvantages of training students to be competitive outweigh the advantages?
2.Some people think that the government should decide the subject for students to study in university. Others believe that students should be allowed to apply for the subject they prefer. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
3.Some people claim that many things that children are taught at school are a waste of time. Other people argue that everything study at school are useful at some time. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
①学习实用性课程（practical subjects）可以帮助学生掌握生活技能（life skills）和职业技能（vocational skills），使他们在参与社会工作时不会觉得很吃力、很陌生，也不会在毕业以后觉得学校里学到的东西没有用（of little value），所以说学习实用性课程非常重要，不仅可以使孩子更好地融入社会（merge with the society），同时也可以提高他们的竞争力（improve the competitiveness）。
②学习艺术课程（art subjects）可以提高孩子们的审美能力（esthetic abilities）对于孩子的全面发展（overall development）来说非常重要，同时，能够从艺术作品中获得愉悦的感受是心理健康（mental health）的重要保障，这可以帮助孩子们有效地释放压力（release pressure）并帮助他们平衡他们的生活（balance their lives）。
③教育应该关注每一个学生的天赋和特长（identity their talent and strengths）,如果学生被规定只能学必修科目（compulsory subjects），他们的天赋就没办法被充分发展（be fully developed），所以应该提供给学生更丰富的选择（more diversified choices），确保每一个孩子的能力都能得到最大程度地开发（maximize their abilities）。
1.We should return to traditional and older values of respect for family and community. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2.Advertising discourages us from being different individuals by making us want to be and look the same. Do you agree or disagree?
3.Some people say job satisfaction is more important than job security, while others believe that having a permanent job is better than enjoying the job. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
4.Some people think that cultural traditions will be destroyed as they are used as money-making attractions, while others think it is the only way to save them. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
5.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?
1.Scientific progress has greatly influenced our daily life. Do you think this is a positive or negative development?
2.Some people think the technology makes life complex, so we should make the life simpler without using the technology. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
1.Some people believe that everyone has the right to receive university education，so the government should make it free to all people regardless of their financial background. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2.Since money for postgraduate research is limited, some people think financial support from the government should be only provided for scientific research rather than the research for less useful subjects. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
3.Governments are encouraging industries and businesses to move from large cities to regional areas. Do the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
1.In most countries, with the widespread of the use of Internet, people have more freedom to choose to work and study at home instead of traveling to work or college. Do the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
2.Children can learn effectively from watching television. Therefore children should be encouraged to watch television regularly both at home and at school. Do you agree or disagree?
1.Some people think they have right to use as much fresh water as they want. Others otherwise believe governments should strictly control the use of fresh water as it is a limited resource. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
2.An increase in the production of consumer goods results in damage to the natural environment. Why is this case? What can be done to reduce this problem?
3.It is possible for scientists and tourists to travel to remote natural environments, such as South Pole. Do you think the advantages of this development outweigh the disadvantages?
1.People continue to commit crimes even after being punished for it. Why do you think this happens? How can crime be stopped?
2.Some people think all lawbreakers should be put into prison, others believe that there are better alternatives. Discuss and give your opinion.
3.In most countries，prison is an effective solution for the problem of crime. Some people think it is a more effective solution to provide a better education. To what extent do you agree or disagree?