Where is your hometown?
Is that a big city or a small place?
How long have you been living there?
Do you like your hometown?
What do you like (most) about your hometown?
Is there anything you dislike about it?
Do you think you will continue living there for a long time?
Your work or study
Are you a student or do you work?
What subject do you study? (or, What’s your major?)
Do you like your subject? why or why not?
Why did you choose to study that subject (this major)?
Do you prefer to study in the mornings or in the afternoons?
Are you looking forward to working?
Your home (accommodation）
What kind of accommodation do you live in?
What room does your family spend most of the time in?
Can you describe the place where you live?
Do you plan to live there for a long time?
How long have you lived there?
What part of your home do you like the most?
Do you prefer living in a house or a flat?
Are the transport facilities to your home very good?
The area you live in
Do you like the area that you live in?
Where do you like to go in that area?
Do you know any famous people in your area?
What are some changes in the area recently?
Have you ever had a picnic?
How often do you have a picnic?
Where do you usually go for a picnic?
Are there any places that are popular for picnics?
Do you have much furniture in your home?
What’s your favorite piece of furniture in your home?
Has anyone ever sent you furniture?
What kind of furniture would you like to have for your home?
What’s your favorite sport?
What sports did you like to do when you were a kid?
Do you like watching sports on TV?
Are you a fan of any sports team?
Is there any sport you’d like to try in the future?
Do you often send text messages?
Would you text someone if he/she doesn’t answer your phone?
Have you ever had difficulty replying others’ messages?
Is there any chance when texting someone is better than calling him/her?
Do you often write by hand?
When did you first learn to write by hand?
Is your handwriting easy to read?
Would you say a person’s handwriting can reflect his/her personality?
Do you think handwriting will be replaced by computers in the future?
What kind of clothes do you usually wear?
Do you prefer wearing formal or informal clothes?
Do you wear the same clothes at school/work and at home?
Did you have any special clothes to wear when you were a child?
Do you often buy clothes?
Would you spend a lot of money on clothes?
Do you often make a list for what you do everyday?
What about going shopping, do you make a list for that?
Why do some people dislike making lists?
How do you usually make a list, on a piece of paper, or on your phone?
Do you often recycle things?
What things do you think are suitable for recycling?
Do you think things that people recycle have changed these days?
Do you think children should learn how to recycle?
How do you usually spend your weekends?
Which is your favorite part of the weekend?
Which do you prefer, Saturday or Sunday?
What you did last weekend?
How important do you think it is to have free time on weekends?
What do you do to help you concentrate?
What might distract you when you’re trying to stay concentrated?
Is it difficult for you to stay focused on something?
When do you need to concentrate the most?
Is it easy for you to do two or more things at the same time?
Did you find it hard to concentrate when you were a kid?
Do you like making changes?
What’s the biggest change you’ve made in your life?
Have you changed much since you were a kid?
Do you have any plan for the future?
What are some changes about your hometown?
Being in a hurry
What things do you usually do in a hurry?
Are there any things that you would never do in a hurry?
When was the last time you did something in a hurry?
Why do people make mistakes when they are in a hurry?
Do you like to finish things quickly?
Do you like animals?
What’s your favorite animal?
What kinds of animals as a pet do people in your country like?
Did you have any pets when you were a kid?
Do you often go to the zoo to see animals?
What’s your favorite kind of movie?
When was the last time you watched a film?
How often do you go to movies?
Would you like to be a movie star in the future?
What kinds of movie are popular in your country?
Describe a family (not your own) that you like.
Describe a person who often helps others.
Describe a person you know who is intelligent
Describe a person who expresses his/her feelings openly
Describe a person you know who is full of energy
Describe one of your old friends you got in contact again.
Describe a movie you watched that made you laugh.
Describe something (a line or a few words) you remember from a song or a poem.
Describe a science area that you are interested in.
Describe one of your favorite photos.
Describe a book you read that you find useful.
Describe a time when you used a foreign language for the first time.
Describe an event you attended in which you didn’t’t like the music played.
Describe a time when you received a piece of good news.
Describe a good decision you made recently.
Describe a time when you forgot to do something important.
Describe a prize you once received.
Describe an ambition you want to achieve.
Describe a conversation in which the topic didn’t’t interest you.
Describe a time when you saw a child (children)behaving badly
Describe a job you would like to do in a foreign country for a short period of time.
Describe an activity you do occasionally that is a little expensive.
Describe a tradition in your country.