3）关于词汇资源：要注意尽量避免用一些很空泛的词，比如good, bad, interesting等，这些词都是可以用其他更具体的描述替代的。
1.Young people are often influenced in their behaviours and situations by others in the same age. This is called “peer pressure". Do the disadvantages outweigh the advantages?
2.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.
3.The qualities a person needs to become successful in today's world cannot be learned at a university or similar academic institutions. To what extent do you agree or disagree？
4.Some people believe that university education should focus on the skills of employment for the future. Others think should focus academic study only. Discuss both views and give your opinion
1.Machines have replaced physical work in many industries. Do you think the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
2.Earlier technological developments brought more benefits and changed the lives of ordinary people more than recent technological developments. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
3.Some people believe that the range of technology available to individuals today is increasing the gap between the poor people and the rich people, while some others say this has an opposite effect. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
1.Some people believe that time spent on television, video and computer games can be valuable for children. Others believe this has negative effects on a child. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
2.Advertising can influence the way people think, so it has negative effects. Do you agree or disagree?
3.Some people think news have no connection to people's lives, so then it is a waste of time to read the news in the newspaper and watch television news programs. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
1.As the number of cars increases, more money has to be spent on road systems. Some people think the government should pay for this. Others, however, think that the user should pay for the cost. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
2.Some people think that the amount of noise people make should be controlled strictly, while other say that people are free to make as much noise as they wish. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
3.Some people say the government should pay for the health care and education, but others say that it is not the government’s responsibility. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
1.Many employees may work at home with the modern technology. Some people claim that it can benefit only the workers, not the employers. Do you agree or disagree?
2.Some people tend to take contemporary jobs, for they have the time to do other things they are interested in. Do the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
3.In some countries, it is illegal for companies to reject job applicant for their age. Is this a positive or negative development?
1.Some think most crime is the result of circumstances e.g. poverty and other social problems. Others believe that most crime is caused by people who are bad by nature. Discuss both views and give your own opinion.
2.Some people think the only purpose of prison is to punish crime. Others think it has other functions. Discuss the two views and give your opinions.
3.Young people who commit serious crimes should be punished in the same way as adults. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
1.Nuclear energy is the best source of power in meeting ever-increasing energy needs. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
2.International community should act immediately to encourage countries to reduce the consumption of fossil fuels, such as oil and gas. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
3.With the increasing demand for energy sources of oil and gas, people should look for sources of oil and gas in remote and untouched places. Do the advantages outweigh the disadvantages of damaging such areas?
1.学术教育（academic study）的目的是传授学生各个学科内的理论知识（theories）和实验方法（experiments），以帮助学生更好地了解现代科学（modern science）的内容（content）、作用（function）和研究方法（research method），从而让他们能够以科学的知识和方法，推动建设和进步。
2.人格的培养（cultivation of personality）也同样是教育的责任，如果只关注学术能力的提升而忽视社交能力教育的话（development in social and practical skills），学生很有可能出现很多心理问题，如无法信任他人、缺乏安全感、焦虑、抑郁等等。所以沟通能力、压力疏导能力（pressure release）等，都是和学术能力同等重要的，对学生的健康成长来说不可或缺。
3.教育的发展如今也面临着很多问题，如教育资源分配不均衡（imbalance of education resources distribution），教育内容与毕业后的工作内容脱轨等(mismatch of academic study and work demand)，解决问题需要教育工作者及学生共同努力，不断探索和尝试新的方法，面对这些挑战。