1. Work or study
Are you a student or do you have a job?
What kind of job do you do?
Describe your job in detail.
Why did you choose to do that job?
Do you like your current job?/What do you like about your work?
Is your job interesting?
Do you miss being a student?
What are your job prospects?
What subjects are you studying?
Why did you choose to study that subject?
Do you like your subject? Why or why not?
Which subject are you specialized in?
Are you looking forward to working?
Do you prefer to study in the mornings or in the afternoons?
Do you think your present subjects are relevant to society?
Where is your hometown?
Is that a big city or a small place?
How long have you been living there?
What do you like about your hometown?
What do you dislike about your hometown?
How often do you visit your hometown?
Is there much to do in your hometown?
Is there any way your hometown could be made better?
How has your hometown changed over the years?
Do you like taking pictures or painting?
What pictures and drawings are you interested in?
Do you think photos are better than paintings? Why?
Would you like others to draw a picture of yours?
Will you ask your child to learn painting?
Do you like to watch sports on TV?
When did you first become interested in sports?
Do you play any sports?
Do you have any favorite sports star?
What kinds of sports are popular in your country?
What kinds of sports would you like to try in the future?
Do you think the sports chosen by young people and old people are similar?
5. Holiday or Festival
What public holidays do you have in your country?
Do people in your country celebrate foreign festivals?
What do you usually do during public holidays?
Do you like short holidays or long holidays?
6. Season and weather
Which season do you like best?
Do you like the changes of the four seasons?
Do you think the seasons have changed in recent years, compared to the past?
Why and how?
What kind of weather do you like?
Do you like extremely hot or cold weather?
What do you think are the disadvantages of raining?
Can you give any examples of unusual weather in your hometown?