题目 1: Some people think that children can learn effectively by watching television and they should be encouraged to watch TV both at home and school. To what extent do you agree or disagree?题目 2: Some people think secondary school students should learn international news as one of their subjects, while others believe that this is a waste of valuable time. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.题目 3:Some people think that a sense of competition in children should be encouraged. Others believe that children who are taught to co-operate rather than compete become more useful adults. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.题目 4:Some people think young people are not suitable for important positions in the government, while other people think it is a good idea for young people to take these positions. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.题目 5:Young people are leaving their homes from rural areas to study or work in cities. What do you think are the reasons? Do advantages of this development outweigh its disadvantages?题目 6: With the increasing use of mobile phones and computers, fewer people are writing letters. Some people think that the traditional skill of writing letters will disappear completely. To what extent do you agree or disagree? How do you think letter-writing is important?题目 7: With the increasing use of mobile phones and computers, fewer people are writing letters. Some people think that the traditional skill of writing letters will disappear completely. To what extent do you agree or disagree? How do you think letter-writing is important?题目 8: A large number of young people cannot find jobs after they leave school. What problems will youth unemployment cause for individuals and for society? What measures should be taken to reduce the level of unemployment among young people?题目 9: Some people think that the government has the duty to ensure that its citizens have a healthy diet, while others believe this is individuals' responsibility. Discuss both views and give your opinion.题目 10:Some people think we do not need the library anymore as we have access to information via the Internet, while other people believe the role of the library cannot be replaced. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.题目 11:In many countries, the proportion of old people is increasing steadily. Does this have more positive or negative effects on society?题目 12: The increase in food production owes much to fertilizers and better machinery, but some people think that it has negative impacts on human health and community. To what extent do you agree or disagree?题目 13: International tourism develops rapidly throughout the world and many people go abroad for sightseeing. Is it a positive or negative development?题目 14: Some people think that pollution and damage of environment are resulting from a country’s developing and becoming richer, and this is hard to be avoided. To what extent do you agree or disagree?题目15:Some people think developing countries should invite foreign companies to open branches, offices and factories to promote their economies. Others say that they should keep the foreign companies out and depend more on their own local companies. Discuss both views and give your opinion.题目 16: In most cities and towns, the poor traffic has become a serious problem. What are the causes and what actions could be taken to solve the problem?题目 17:Some people think that young people should follow traditions of society, and others think young people should be free to behave as they will. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.题目 18: Nowadays, many people do not feel safe either when they are at home or go out. What are the reasons and what can be done to solve this problem?