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Темы и вопросы для обсуждения на олимпиадах по английскому языку 2016-2017 Часть 1

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Список устных тем на олимпиадах по английскому языку.

Устные ситуации на олимпиадах по английскому языку для 10 класса

1

Compare the pictures and say what it might be like to live in homes like those. Which of these homes would you prefer to live in? Why?

1 . Are you a home-lover? Do you spend most of your free time at home?
2. What does new technology enable people to do without. leaving their homes?
3. Have you ever experienced home sickness?
4. Do you think that women work more about the house than men?
2

Compare the pictures and say why you think people choose holidays like these? Would you choose either of these holidays or something else? Why?

1. Do you prefer winter or summer holidays? Why?
2. Do you like going away with your family? Why/Why not?
3. What sort of holiday do people from our country prefer?
4. Some people think that going on holiday is more tiring than staying at home. Do you agree?
3

Compare the pictures, and say how lifestyles changed in the last 100 years. Which lifestyle do you prefer and why?

1. What. does now technology enable people to do without leaving their homes?
2. What appliances help you to your household chores?
3. Do you have a lot of gadgets? Which is your favorite?
4. If you could live at any time in history, when would it be and why?
4

Compare and contrast the way people treat their bodies. Do you believe that people nowadays take more exercise? Why/Why not?

1. What are the ways to keep fit?
2. Do you believe in the effect of diets for keeping fit?
3. What sports are popular in Belarus?
4. Do you think that some morning exercise enables you to do better?
5

Compare the pictures and say what it might be like to do jobs like these. Which of the jobs would you prefer to do? Why?

1. Is it easy to choose your future profession?
2. What attracts you in your future profession?
3. Can you check whether your choice of the profession is right?
4. What should you do to achieve your ambitions?
6

Compare the pictures and say why people like these forms of entertainment. Which or them would you prefer and why?

1. How do you usually spend and evening out with your friends?
2 Do you think people spend too much time and money on entertainment?
3. How satisfied are you with the variety of entertainment Where you live?
4. Do you have the same tastes in books as your friends?
7

Compare the pictures and say which person you think has the most difficult job. Which job do you find more interesting?

1. Do you think you would enjoy running your own business?
2. What are, or will be, the most important things to you about your career?
3. How many hours a day do you think people ought to work?
4. Is it important to plan your day?
8.

Compare the pictures and say which place is closest to your ideal home. What place would you prefer to live and why?

1. What do you do when you are tidying up your room?
2. Do you help your mother with housework every day?
3. Can you make a meal?
4. Are you a home-lover? Do you spend most of your free time at home?
9

Compare the pictures and say which activity would me more popular with teenagers. How useful do you think these activities would be for teenagers?

1. Would you like to try any extreme sports? Which ones?
2. Have you got a favourite hobby? What is it and why do you enjoy it?
3. Do you think it is important for free-time activities and hobbies to be educational?
4. What is the most popular free-time activity among your friends?
10

Compare the pictures and say why people choose to eat in places like these. Where would you prefer to eat?

1. Have you ever been on a diet?
2. Do you avoid food which has additives?
3. Do you take vitamin supplements?
4. Do you eat frozen and ready-prepared meals?
11

Compare the pictures and say what these people’s clothes tell you about their lifestyles? Which lifestyle do you think would be more rewarding?

1. Do you think you lead a healthy lifestyle?
2. Does a wealthy lifestyle necessarily make someone happy?
3. Do you consider anything to be missing from many people’s lifestyle today?
4. How important is it for people to spend time with other family members?
12

Compare the pictures and say what it would be like to eat in places like these. Which place do you find more relaxing?

I. What is a balanced diet?
2. How does diet affect your health?
3. Have you changed your diet recently?
4. What kind of food is eaten a lot in Belarus?
13

Compare the pictures and say how these problems have a negative effect on the environment. Which would you say is the most serious form of pollution?

1. What is ecological education from your point of View?
2. What do you personally do to protect the environment?
3. What do you know about organic farming?
4. Do you approve of the decision to ban cars in the city centres?
14

Compare the pictures and say how these forms of pollution can be controlled. Which of these environmental problems concerns you most?

1. How can we make people more aware of environmental problems?
2. What do you think poses the most serious threat to wildlife?
3. Do you know of any endangered species in your country? What are they?
4. What do people in your community do to help protect the environment?
15

Compare the pictures and say which means of advertising would be more suitable for a new product. Which means of advertising would be more likely to reach teenagers?

1. Which human achievements do you think have been least beneficial?
2. What in your opinion is the greatest human achievement ever?
3. Would you like to be involved in scientific research?
4. What new achievements do you think we will see in the future?
16

Compare the pictures and say what the advantages of learning in these situations might be. Which type of lesson would you prefer?

1. What is more important for success: to have natural abilities or to work hard?
2. What is your favourite subject?
3. Do you agree that doing well at school can lead to good career opportunities?
4. Is it easy for you to make a decision?
17

Compare the pictures and say why you think people choose to spend money this way. What do you spend your money on?

1. Do you think people spend too much money on entertainment?
2. Is it a good idea to charge admission to museums and art galleries, or should they be free of charge?
3. In your opinion, what is the best way to save money?
4. Do you often buy your friends presents for no particular reason?
18

Compare the pictures and say why you think people choose these means of transport. Which means of transport you find the most appealing to get from country to country?

1. What do you think transport will be like 100 years from now?
2. Do you feel safer in some forms of transport than in others?
3. In your opinion, what is the best way to encourage people to use their cars less and
travel on public transport more?
4. How old should people be before they are allowed to drive?
19

Compare the pictures and say how these technological devices have made our lives easier. Which of these devices do you use most?

1. What is the role of science in modern society?
2. What does new technology enable people to do without leaving their homes?
3. Would you like to be involved in scientific research?
4. What new achievements do you think we will see in the future?
20

Compare the pictures and say why you think people enjoy doing extreme sports. Which of these two sports would you like to try?

1. What is your favourite sport or game? Why?
2. In your opinion, what are the benefits of taking up a sport?
3. Do you like team or individual sports? Why?
4. Some people think that sports can be tiring and energy-consuming. Do you agree?
21

Compare the pictures and say how you think these people’s eating habits might affect their health. Which kind of food do you prefer?

1. Do you prefer healthy nourishing but not very tasty food to something delicious?
2. What meal should be most substantial?
3. Which do you prefer: a square breakfast and a light supper or vice versa‘?
4. Do you eat frozen and ready-prepared meals?
22

Compare the pictures and say which method of shopping you think is more practical. Which method of shopping do you enjoy most?

1. Do you bargain when you buy things in the market?
2. Recommend a good place for shopping in Minsk or in your native town.
3. Who does most of the food shopping in your family?
4. What is your favourite dish? Who usually cooks it?
23

Compare the pictures and say what would be enjoyable about films like these. Which film would you prefer to see?

1. What kind of films do you prefer: tragedies, comedies or detective stories?
2. Do you prefer to read a book or to watch a film based on this book?
3. Do you have the same tastes in films as your friends?
4. What do you think about violent and horror films?
24

Compare the photographs and say which person you think takes their health more seriously. Which of these lifestyles do you feel is more common today?

1. What are the ways to keep fit?
2. Do you believe in the effect of diets for keeping fit?
3. What sports are popular with tour friends?
4. How important are good eating habits for a person?
25

Compare the photographs and say what the people are enjoying about these celebrations. Which people do you think are having the most fun?

1. How do you usually create festive atmosphere?
2. What family holiday do you like best? Why?
3. What presents do you usually give to the members of your family?
4. Do you know any British or American public holidays?

Май 15, 2017
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