Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Sample Topic 1
"Seventy-five percent of statistics are made up. Polls are often biased and focused to achieve a certain result. Politicians are mastering the use of poll data by allowing mathematical experts to improve the ability to target groups on the campaign trail."
Sample Topic 2
"All celebrities have the responsibility to be good role models to children. Unfortunately, most celebrities do not take this job seriously to the detriment of the society."
Saturday, March 10, 2007
the 1st two have been done for you as examples.
1) How important is good health?
It is extremely important. I don't think other things have any value without good health.
2) How difficult is it to get access to a computer at your University?
It's not difficult at all actually, I don't think I've ever had any problems with access.
3) How widespread is the use of the Internet in your community?
4) How common are mobile telephones in your country?
5) How big a role does television play in your society?
6) How important do you think it is to educate your children about drugs?
7) How popular are American movies in your country?
8) to what extent should governments censor the media?
Saturday, February 24, 2007
You should say:
What it is
How long you had owned it.
How you use it
And explain why it is so significant for you.
Sample notes on topic:
What it is - my gold wedding ring
How long you have owned it - since marriage two years ago
How you use it - ring finger on my left hand
and explain why it is so significant for you - symbolises continuing love and respect for each other.
A city you would like to visit. Say what city it is.
Why you would like to go there?
How long you would stay?
At least a month
Explain why it is such a special city for you.
Most historic and romantic city in Europe.
A book / movie that I have recently enjoyed.
What book / movie that it was
Why it was so good
How it differed to other books / movies of the same type.
Explain why it was such a special experience for you.
Describe a useful website you have visited.
You should say:
What the website was
how you found the address for this website
what the website contained
and explain why it was useful to you.
What effect has the Internet had on the way people generally communicate with each other?
Why do you think the Internet is being used more and more for communication?
How reliable do you think information from the Internet? Why? What about the news on the Internet?
The Internet and shopping:
Why do you think some people use the Internet for shopping? Why doesn't everyone use it in this way?
What kinds of things are easy to buy and sell online? Can you give me some examples?
Do you think shopping on the Internet will be more or less popular in the future? Why?
Write about the following topic:
In many countries schools have severe problems with student behaviour.
What do you think are the causes of this?
What solutions can you suggest?
Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.
Write 250 words.