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?
About future work:
What kind of job do you want to do in 10 years? Why ?
What are the usual job responsibilities?
Do you want your job to involve a lot of traveling?
What do you do during a work break?
Will you be busier than now or not in the future?
What do you think of working hours from 9am to 6pm?
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?
How many hours do you study?
Which part of your study is interesting?
What kind of things do you find helpful for study?
What methods can we use to learn English?
Is your school or university a good place to study?
What do you do to be efficient in study?
2. Coffee or tea
What do Chinese people prefer, tea or coffee?
What do you usually prepare for your guests, tea or coffee?
When did you drink coffee or tea last time?
How often do you drink tea or coffee?
3. Living area
Do you like living in your living area?
Has there been any changes in your living place recently?
Do you know any celebrity in your living area?
Where do you like to go within your living area?
Do you like to take photos? Why or why not?
Do you prefer to take photos yourself or to have other people take photos?
How often do you take photos?
In what situations do you take photos?
What kind of photos do you like to take and why?
How do you keep your photos? Do you keep your photographs on your computer?
5. Crowded place
Would you say that the majority of cities in your country are overcrowded?
Do you like overcrowded cities or not?
What are some problems that (can) result from crowded (or, overcrowded) living
conditions in cities?
How did you get here today?
Do you often use public transport?
How could the transportation system get improved in your country?
What form of transport would you like best? Why?
How long do you spend on travelling on a normal day?
What do you usually do while you are travelling?