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English Language Speaking

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1. What qualities are more important to you in a friend? For example, intelligence, sense of humour,
money, etc. Mention 3 in order of importance and explain why.
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2. How would you define a friend? Do people have different kinds of friends?
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3. What are the main conflicts teenagers have to deal with ? How do they usually work them out?
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4. What differences has the internet made to peoples relationships? Refer to teens and adults.
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5. What do you think about meeting people on the internet? Is it safe or dangerous?
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6. Traditionally, on a date, the man would pay for everything. Is this still the case in your country or
has it changed? Why did it change?
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7. What qualities attract you to a partner (boyfriend or girlfriend)?

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8. Would you move to a place far from your family and friends to be with the person you loved?
Why or why not?
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9. What are the most important things in a successful relationship? Why?

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10. How many countries have you visited and which is your favourite country apart from your own?
Explain why?
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11. Would you like to live permanently in another country? Why or why not?
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12. Which is the longest journey you have ever made? How did you travel? What events do you
remember on the way?
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13. Which is your favourite journey for beautiful scenery? Describe what there is to see.
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14. Which capital city is your favourite? How do you like to spend your time there?
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15. Imagine you are an explorer and have the opportunity to make a big journey.Which continent
would you visit? Where would you go? What would you hope to see?
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16. What are the advantages and disadvantages of going camping?
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17. Is organised travel the best way of learning about the world? Why/ why not?
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18. Is travel an education? Why/ why not?


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19. What are the pros and cons of traveling first class and backpacking?
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20.What would make you wiser travelling around the world for ten years or reading 10,000 books?
Why?
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21. What different kinds of travelling are there?
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22.Whats the best place youve ever been to? Explain why.
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23.Would you like to go travelling for a few years non-stop? Why / why not?
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24.What are the good and bad things about travelling?
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25.Is it better to travel or to arrive? Why?
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26. What are some things you must or have to do when you go on vacation to another country?
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27. What are some things that you must not or cant do on an airplane or in an airport?

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28. What are some things you always take with you on a trip?

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29. Do you prefer package tours or making your own trip?

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30. What are some of the benefits of travelling alone?

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31. What are some of the benefits of travelling with a group?

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32. Where are the best places for adventure vacations and for relaxing ones?

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33.Where are the best places for historical vacations and for shopping ones?
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34.What are the main reasons people travel? Explain.
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35.Could you live in another country for the rest of your life? Why / why not?
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36.What are the advantages and disadvantages of tourism?
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37.Do you prefer to travel by train, bus, plane or ship? Why?


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38.Where type of accommodation do you like to stay in when you travel, for example, hotel, cabin,
tent, lodge? Why?
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39.What are popular tourist destinations in your country? Say why.
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40.What is your opinion of hitch-hiking? Have you done it? Do you think its safe or dangerous?
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