Work or study
What work do you do?
Why you choose to do that job?
Is it interesting?
Do you miss being a student?
What’s your favorite subject in your major?
What did you learn from your major?
What are more important to your studies, teachers or students?
Do you prefer studying in the morning or afternoon?
What kind of job do you want in the future?
Did you do any part time work while you were studying?
Where’s your hometown?
Do you like it?
What do you like most about it?
What don’t you like about it?
Are there any tourist attractions?
Where would you recommend a tourist to visit?
Would you want to move somewhere else in the future?
What do you do in the mornings?
Is breakfast important?
What is your morning routine?
Do you watch movies?
What kind of movies do you like?
Do you prefer to watch movies at home or in a cinema?
Have you ever cooked?
Do you like cooking?
Do you want to learn how to cook?
How often do you buy shoes?
Have you bought shoes online?
What’s your favorite type of shoes?
Do you prefer dry or wet weather?
What’s your favorite season?
What kind of weather is typical in your hometown?
How often do you drink water?
What kind of water do you like to drink?
Do you drink bottled water or water from water machine?
Do you like to wear sunglasses?
Where can you buy sunglasses?
Do people in your country wear sunglasses?
What’s your favorite color?
Do you like dark color?
Do you usually wear clothes in your favorite color?
What kind of places do you like to go on holiday?
Who would you like to go on holiday with?
Where do you plan to go for a holiday in the near future?
Do you like to take photos?
Do you like to take photos yourself or to have other people take photos?
In what situations do you take photos?
How do you keep your photos?
What do you know about paintings?
Have you learned drawing or painting?
What kind of paintings do you like?
If someone wants to draw a picture of you, will you agree?
Do you like cities you are living now?
Which city have you been to recently?
Do you prefer the city or countryside?
Are public parks very important in China?
Do you think there are enough public gardens or parks in your hometown?
Why do people who live in cities like public gardens?
When do you listen to music?
How much time do you spend listening to music each day?
What’s your favorite kind of music?
Have you ever been to a concert before?
What transport do you like to take when you go travelling?
Do you prefer public transport or private transport when you go out?
Which did you choose the last time you went out? Why?
What advice would you give to the visitors to your country on transport?
How can the government encourage people to take the public transport?
Do you want to be a teacher in the future?
Do you have a favorite teacher?
Do you think teachers should be angry at students or not?
What’s the difference between young and old teachers?
Do you like to watch sports on TV?
Do you play any sports?
What kinds of sports are popular in China?
Do you have a favorite sports star?
How often do you look at the sky?
Do you prefer the sky in the mornings or the sky at night?
Can you see the moon and stars at night where you live?
Who is your favorite movie star?
Have you met a celebrity in real life?
Do you want to be a superstar in the future?
How much sleep do you need each day?
Do you take a nap?
Do you like to read before bed?
Tea and coffee
Do you often drink tea or coffee?
Do Chinese people like to drink tea or coffee?
What places do you think are often crowded?
How do you feel when you are in crowded places?
How often do you write an email?
Who do you write to?
Do you think it’s important to reply emails quickly?
Do you have anything to share with others recently?
What kind of things do you like to share with others?
What kinds of things are not suitable for sharing?
Were you a patient person when you were young?
How do you feel when other people are not patient?
Were you less or more patient when you were angry?