1Along-distance flight consumes the same amount of fuel as a car does in several years time and causes the same amount of environmental damage .Some people think that we should discourage non-essential flights such as tourist air travel instead of limiting the use of cars .
To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult2Earlytechnological developments helped ordinary people and change their lives more than recent technological developments .
To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult3Throughouthistory 、maleleaders have led us to violence and conflict .If a society is governed by female leaders 、itwill be more peaceful .
To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult4Thepace of life is speeding up in many areas .We travel and communicate faster and eat more fast food .Some people think this trend has negative effects at all levels ―individual、nationaland global .
To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult5Somepeople think that students should be encouraged to evaluate and criticise their teachers .Others believe that will result in a loss of respect and discipline in the classroom .
Discuss both views and give your own opinion 。relationresult6Itis suggested that all secondary-school students should be required to do unpaid work in their free time to help the local community .
To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult7Inorder to learn a foreign language well 、studentsshould also learn about the culture and lifestyles of the people who speak the language .
Do you agree or disagree ?relationresult8Inmany countries 、goodschools and medical facilities are available only in cities .Some people think that all new teachers and doctors should work in rural areas for a few years 、whileothers think that everyone should be free to choose where they work .
Discuss both these views and give your own opinion 。relationresult9Asociety becomes more interesting and develops more quickly if it is made up of a wide variety of ethnic groups .
To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult10Somepeople think that we should create a new language for international communication .To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult11Theworld of work is changing rapidly .
People no longer rely on one job for life .What are the causes of this trend ?Howshould people prepare for work in the future ?relationresult12Somepeople think that they should keep all the money they have earned and should not pay tax to the state .
Do you agree or disagree ?relationresult13Itis more important for a building to look good than to serve a purpose .Architects should not worry about designing buildings as works of art .
Do you agree or disagree ?relationresult14Themain purpose of public libraries is to provide books .They should not waste their limited resources and space on providing high-tech media such as computer software 、videosand DVDs .
To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult15Inmany countries 、youngpeople do not have enough respect for elderly people .What are the causes of this situation ?Whatproblems does it bring to society ?relationresult16Asglobal trade increases between countries 、moredaily necessities are produced in other countries .
Such goods are transported over long distances .Do the advantages of this trend outweigh its disadvantages ?relationresult17Somepeople think that national sports teams and athletes who represent their countries should be financially supported by the government .
However 、othersargue that they should be funded by non-government sources .Discuss both these views and give your own opinion 。relationresult18Goodhealth is a basic human need .
Some people think that medical services should be run by the government rather than by profit-making companies .Do you agree or disagree ?relationresult19Detaileddescriptions of crimes have negative effects on people 」slives and cause many social problems .
Some people think that the news media should stop reporting details of crimes 、especiallyyouth crimes .To what extent do you agree or disagree ?relationresult20Littlehas been done to prevent animals and plants from dying out 、althoughpeople have been aware of this problem for a long time .