0、Many people believe that scientific research should be carried out and controlled by the governments rather than private companies. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?（2.2更新）
1、Some people think that robots are very important to human’s future development. Others think that they are dangerous and have negative effects on society. Discuss both opinions and give your personal view.
2、Do you think how important it is for people to want success in life ? Is ambition a positive or negative characteristic?
3、In modern world, it is no longer necessary to use animals for food or use animal products, for instance, clothing and medicines. To what extent do you agree or disagree? //Some people think it is necessary to use animals for testing medicines intended for human use. Others, however, think it is cruel to do that. Discuss both of these views and give you own opinion.//Some people think that it is acceptable to use animals for the benefit of humans. Others, however, believe that it is wrong to exploit animals for human purposes. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.
4、Students from rural areas often find it difficult to access university education. Some people think that universities should make it easier for them to access higher education. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
5、The government money should be invested in teaching science rather than other subjects so as to help a country make progress and develop. To what extent do you agree or disagree? （命中国内1.9A卷A类大作文原题，一字不差！）
5、Some people think sports games are important for society, while others believe they should more be taken as leisure activities. Discuss.（1.11更新）
6、 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 opinion.
7、Nowadays，full- time university students tend to focus on their studying. Some people think it is essential for university students to be involved in other activities. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
8、There are many advertisements directed at children, such as snacks, toys and other goods. Parents argue that children are under pressure. Advertisers claim that the advertisements provide useful information. Discuss the both sides and give your own opinion.\\Some people think that advertising aimed at children should be banned. To what extent do you agree or disagree?\\Many parents today believe that their children are under more pressure than they were at a young age. Do you agree or disagree?（1.25变更）
9、 The spread of multinational companies and resulting increase of globalization produces positive effects for everyone. To what extent to you agree or disagree?
10、 Some people think that the main purpose of schools is to teach children to be a good citizen or worker rather than to benefit them as individuals. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
11、Nowadays, not enough students choose science subjects in university in many countries. What are the reasons for this problem? What are the effects on the society?
12、As countries develop, their populations tend to live individually or in small family units. In your opinion, what is this cause and what are the effects on society. \\In many countries today, people in cities either live alone or in small family units, rather than in large, extended family groups. Is this a positive or negative trend?
13、 A long-distance flight consumes the same amount of fuel and causes the same amount of pollution as a car does in several years. Some people think that to reduce environmental problems, 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?
14、Advertising encourage people to buy in quantity rather than promoting its quality. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
15、In many countries, there are 24 -hour TV programs. Is it a positive or negative development?
16、 Some people say that governments should spend money on measures to save languages that are used by few speakers, while others believe it's a waste of financial resources. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
17、 In most countries,prison is an effective solution to the problem of crime. Some people think it is a more effective solution to provide education for those who violate the law. To what extent do you agree or disagree?//Some people think that all the lawbreakers should be taken into the prison, while others believe that there are better alternatives, (for example, doing some work or learning some skills in the community).Discuss both views and give your opinion.（命中1.30澳洲A类大作文原题！1.14国内大作文A类考了青少年犯罪是否应该被送去监狱还是去找替代的惩罚方法，近似命中原题）
17、Many large cities lack a sense of community. What are the causes of this? Suggest some solutions.（1.18更新）
18、Anyone can post information on the Internet. Some people say most of what we read on the Internent is inaccurate. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
19、 Some children think that some subjects such as mathematics and philosophy are too difficult for them to study at school, so they should be made optional rather than compulsory. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
20、 In countries where there is a high rate of unemployment, most pupils should be offered only primary education. There is no point in offering secondary education to those who have no hope of finding a job. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?//A large number of young people are leaving shool and can not find a job. what problems will youth unemployment cause in individual and for society?what measures should be taken to reduce the level of unemployment among young people？
21、Some people think that men and women have different qualities. Therefore, some certain jobs are suitable for men and some jobs are suitable for women. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
22、 More and more people want to buy famous brands with clothes, cars and other items. what are the reasons? Do you think it is a positive or negative development?
23、Some people think that parents have a great influence on their children, others believe that the media is a bigger influence. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
24、Advertising encourages in quantity not in quality. To what degree you agree or not agree?
25、Some people think that schools should select pupils according to their academic abilities, while others believe that it is better to have pupils with different abilities study together. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.\\Some people believe that students with different levels of academic abilities should be taught separately. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（1.25变更）
26、If a product is good and can meet people’s needs, people will buy it. Advertising in the media is no more than a form of entertainment. Do you agree or disagree?
27、 In the past, buildings often reflected the culture of a society but today all modern buildings look alike and cities throughout the world are becoming increasingly similar. What do you think is the reason for this? And is it a good thing or a bad thing?（命中2.13澳洲A类大作文原题！）
28、 Every year several languages die out. This is not important because life will be easier if there are fewer languages in the world. To what extent do you agree or disagree?\\Across the recent world, only a few languages are increasing in use, while some others decline. Is it a positive or negative development?
29、Governments should spend money on the repairs and maintenance of old buildings. Do you agree or disagree?//Some people believe that old buildings should be protected by law. Others, however, think that they should be replaced by new buildings. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.（1.18更新）
30、Governments should control the amount of violence in the media. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
31、 Today, the qualities of life of people in big cities are worse. What are the causes of this problem? Any measures should be taken to solve it?
32、 Nowadays people are encouraged to buy more and more consumer products. Some people think it is good for the economy. However, others think it does great harm to the whole society. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
33、Some people think individuals are more and more dependent on each other. some people think individuals are more and more independent. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
34、 Science tells us some activities are good for our health and there are some unhealthy activities. But millions of people still do those unhealthy activities. Why ?what can we do to change this situation?
35、 Some people believe that studying in a college or university is the best way for students to prepare for their future career. Others think they should leave school as soon as possible to develop their career through work experience. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
1、Some people claim that public museums and art galleries will not be needed because people can see historical objects and works of art by using a computer. Do you agree or disagree with this opinion?
2、More and more companies are allowing employees to work at home.
Do you think this is a positive or negative development?
3、 Some animal species such as dinosaurs and dodos become extinct because of natural processes. So, it is not necessary to try and prevent this from happening. Do you agree or disagree?\\There are many extinct species in the world nowadays. Some people say we should protect these animals from dying out,while others say we should concentrate more on problems of human beings. Discuss both opinions and give your personal view.
4、In many countries prices of airplane tickets have dropped. Is it positive or negative situation? Write about your personal experience or knowledge.\\Air travel is cheap these days, allowing ordinary people to travel further. Some people say that airfare should be increased because this leads to environmental problems. Discuss both views and give your own opinion. \\International travel is cheaper and more convenient than ever. Do the advantages of this outweigh the disadvantages?
5、 Nowadays the trend of human beings to copy from one another is shown in the popularity of fashion in clothes and other consumer goods. To what extend do you agree or disagree?
6、Many developing countries are currently expanding their tourist industries Why is this the case? Is it a positive development?
7、 More and more people are moving from rural areas to cities in search of a better life, but city life has its own problems. What are these problems? Suggest some solutions. \\A rise in the standard of living in a country seems to only benefits cities rather than rural areas. What problems might this difference cause? How might the problems be reduced?\\Young people are leaving their homes from rural areas to study or work in the cities. What are the reasons? Do advantages of this development outweigh its disadvantages?
8、In some countries boarding schools are getting more popular. Is it a positive or negative development? What are the reasons behind it?
9、In many cities, planners have separated schools, homes, shops, offices in specific areas which were widely separated from each other. Do you think advantages of this policy overweigh disadvantages to the city residents?
10、Some believe advertisement is useful and informative. Others think it is false and only helps to raise prices. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
11、In multi-cultural societies, people of different cultural backgrounds live and work together. Do you think the advantages of multi-cultural societies outweigh the disadvantages?
12、Some people think news has no connection to people's lives, so it is a waste of time to read the news on the newspaper and watch television news programs. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（1.23国内A类大作文考了是否同意新闻影响越来越大是不好的发展趋势？）
12、 More and more people rely on mobile phones and computers for long-distance communication. Some people believe that the traditional skill of letter writing will disappear completely. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（1.25更新）
13、some people think male leaders always lead us to violence and conflict, but female leaders are better than male leaders to give us the better governed and more peaceful society. Do you agree or disagree？
14、 Some people think traveling abroad is a valuable experience for young people. Othersthink it wastes too much time and expense. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
15、Professional workers like doctors, nurses and teachers make a greater contribution to society and so should be paid more than sports and entertainment personalities. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
16、Some people think we should keep all the money we earn and not pay tax to the state. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（1.30国内A类考了征收拥堵税的利弊）
17、The number of people who watch foreign films is much more than people who watch local films, describ the reasons and should the government provide financial support to the local film industries?
18、Many parents today do not spend enough time with their children. What are the causes of this? Suggest some solutions.
19、Human activities have negative effect on plants and animal species. Some people think that it is too late to do anything about this problem. Other people believe that effective measures can be taken to improve this situation.Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
20、Competition versus cooperation and group work for students. Do the disadvantages outweigh the advantages?//Competitiveness is seen as a positive feature by manymodern societies. What impact does it have on an individual? Is it a positive or a negative quality?
21、Most of the schools are planning to replace sports and exercise classes with more academic sessions. What is your opinion on this change? How is this change will affect children’s life in your view?
22、The exposure of international media such as films, TV and magazines has impacts on local culture. What do you think of the impacts have been? Do you agree that the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
23、Nowadays, children play less with others and this has an impact on their development. What are the reasons for this? Does it have a good or a bad effect on children?
24、Consumers are faced with increasing numbers of advertisements from competing companies. To what extent do you think are consumers influenced by advertisements? What measures can be taken to protect them?
25、Some people think the foreign visitors should be charged more than the local visitors when they visit the cultural and historical attractions in another country. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
26、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?
27、We live in cities or towns which have museums displaying objects of artistic, historic and cultural value, but people do not visit them. How do you think people do not visit museums in their local areas? What is the importance of museums to the society?
28、 Some people think that national teams and individual men and women should be financially supported by government. However others argue that national teams and individual men and women should be funded by non-government sources (business, companies). Discuss both of the views and give your own opinion.
29、It’s better for students to study at university rather than study at home with their parents. Do you agree or disagree? （近似命中2.13国内A类大作文，考的是变形题：小孩是否应该在家上学）
30、Lifestyles and culture in many countries is becoming similar，is it positive or negative?
31、 In some countries， the parents expect children to spend long time in studying both in and after school and have less free time. Do you think it has positive or negative effects on children and the society？
32、 Many people think the government of the country should decide which subjects the students should study, when others think students should be able to apply to the subject they preferred. Discuss both sides and give your own opinion.
33、In many countries, average life expectancy has been increasing. What problems will this cause for individuals and for society as a whole? Suggest some solutions.
34、Many parents go to work in other countries, taking their families with them, do you think the advantages overweigh the disadvantage.
35、Some people think watching television is bad for children in all ways. Others say it is good for children to get knowledge. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
36、Some people take newspapers to be the most effective way to get information, while others believe the best way to learn news is from other media. Discuss both views and give your opinion.（命中1.23澳洲A类大作文原题变形）
36、Governments should pay for people’s education and health care. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（1.25更新）
1、 Nowadays, there is a trend that reports of media focus on problems and emergencies rather than positive developments. Some people think it is harmful to individuals and to society. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（近似命中11.7澳洲A类大作文）
5、 Many people believe that teachers should take the responsibility for the students to judge what is right and wrong and behave well, others feel that teachers should only teach academic subjects. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.（命中10.24北美A类大作文一字不差）
6、 Many people believe that the human society has developed into a throw-away society, which is filled with plastic bags and rubbish. What are the causes and solutions?（命中9.26国内A类原题变形）
13、Most of the urgent problems can only be solved with international cooperation. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（命中10.8澳洲A类原题，一字不差）
14、Some people think that social skills are as important as academic qualifications. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（几乎命中10.10北美A类原题，再次近似命中11.21国内A类大作文）
15、 Some people believe that studying in a college or university is the best way for students to prepare for their future career. Others think they should leave school as soon as possible to develop their career through work experience. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.（11.7国内A类考了读大学前找工作的利弊）
16、Some teachers say students should be organized into groups to study. Others argue students should be made to study alone. What is your opinion?（命中10.31北美A类大作文原题，一字不差！）
20、 In most countries,prison is an effective solution to the problem of crime. Some people think it is a more effective solution to provide education for those who violate the law. To what extent do you agree or disagree?//Some people think that all the lawbreakers should be taken into the prison, while others believe that there are better alternatives, (for example, doing some work or learning some skills in the community).Discuss both views and give your opinion.（9.3国内A类考了是否能通过措施防止犯罪，9.26香港A类考了罪犯是否应该在监狱里接受教育）
21、 Individuals can do nothing to improve the environment. Only governments and large companies can make a difference. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this opinion?（10.10国内A类考了政府是否应该解决环境污染和住房问题）
30、 In some countries, young people are not only richer but also safer and healthier than ever before. However, they are less happy. What do you think are the causes of this? What solutions can you suggest?／／ Some people think personal happiness is directly related to economic success, while others believe this depends on other factors. Discuss both sides and give your own opinion.（基本命中11.14澳洲A类原题）
7、Nowadays many parents are sending their kids abroad to acquire good education. Discuss the advantages and the disadvantages of this trend. Give your own opinion.（9.19澳洲A类考了国际交换生的利弊，近似命中）
8、Team activities can teach more skills for life than those activities which are played alone. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（近似命中11.14国内A类A卷大作文）
11、It is believed that secondary school children should study international news as one of their school subjects. Others think that this is a waste of valuable school time. Discuss both views and give your opinions.（命中9.26澳洲A类原题变形）
15、 Some people think the main benefit of international cooperation is in protection of the environment, while others think that the main benefit is in the world business. Discuss both views and give your opinion.\\Solving environmental problems should be responsibility of one international organization instead of state or national governments. Do you agree or disagree?（12.5欧洲考了个人和国家解决不了环境问题，是不是要国际上来解决？几乎命中原题！）
17、 Advertising industry has a huge influence on the society. Do you think positive effects of advertising outweigh negative effects?（几乎命中国内12.5雅思A类原题！）
21、Some people give more importance to artists (painter,writers, musicians) in the current age of rapidly developing technology and science. What do you think? Do people prefer arts to technology in your view?（10.31国内A类考了是否应该资助艺术家）
22、Some people think parents should read or tell stories to their children, others say it is not important and can be replaced by watching TV and movies instead. Discuss both views and give your opinion.（近似命中12.12国内雅思A类原题）
24、More and more people are becoming seriously overweight. Some people say that the price increase of fattening foods will solve this problem. To what extent do you agree or disagree?（9.19国内考了素食主义，近似命中）
32、 Leisure is a growing industry. People no longer entertain themselves as they used to because the use of modern technology has made them less creative. Do you agree or disagree?（近似命中10.10澳洲A类原题）
22、 Some people say watching TV is bad for children in all ways, others say it is good for children to get knowledge.Discuss both views and give your opinion.（将 watching TV替换为computer games便基本是10.24国内A类大作文原题）