Would you like to live in another country? Which one?
Consider the following possible challenges when you travel to your new country:
1) unusual food 2) feeling lonely or homesick
3) bureaucracy 4) language
5) accommodation 6) different climate
· What do you think of the expression "money makes the world go round"?
· How important is money for you?
· Would you give up work if you won the lottery? Why or why not?
· Love, Health, Money; how do you rate these three elements in your life?
· Do you think income tax should be abolished?
· What other ways could the government raise money?
House and Home
· What would the house of your dreams be like?
· What do you know about houses in England?
· What are the advantages and disadvantages of country and city life?
· What do you think of the English saying "My home is my castle"?
Moods and Humour
· What can make you depressed?
1) bad news 2)commuting 3) relationships 4) politics 5) the weather
· What do you usually do to overcome depression?
· What factors are important to you to be happy?
· How often do you laugh? What makes you laugh?
· Can humour heal pain and suffering?
· What differences are there between Spanish and English humour?
· What types of humour do you like best and least?
TV and Cinema
· How much TV do you watch every day?
· What programmes do you always watch and which do you never watch?
· What types of films do you like?
· Do you prefer watching films on TV or at the cinema?
· Comment on the differences?
· What is the best /worst recent film that you have seen?
· What is your favourite classic film?
· Where do you think the best films are made? In Europe or the USA?
· Have you ever seen a Bollywood film?
· Are you familiar with Oriental martial arts films?