157. Cambridge IELTS 16 | Why Do People Research the History of Their Home?

157. Cambridge IELTS 16 | Why Do People Resea...

161. Building New High-Speed Rail vs Improving Existing Public Transport

In a number of countries, some people think it is necessary to spend large sums of money on constructing new railway lines for very fast trains between cities. Others believe the money should be spent on improving existing public transport. Discuss both these views and give your ...  Show more

160. Social and Practical Problems of Living in a Foreign Country

Living in a country where you have to speak a foreign language can cause serious social problems, as well as practical problems. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?   a basic grasp/command of their language the rudiments of their language   to hold conver ...  Show more

159. Cambridge IELTS 14 Process Question | Hydroelectric Power Station
158. Cambridge IELTS 15 Process Question | Producing Instant Noodles
156. Cambridge IELTS 16 | Should Sugary Products Be Made More Expensive?

Many manufactured food and drink products contain high levels of sugar, which causes many health problems. Sugar products should be made more expensive to encourage people to consume less sugar. Do you agree or disagree?   processed foods and drinks   high-sugar products sugar-pa ...  Show more

155. Cambridge IELTS 16 Process Question | How Plastic Bottles Are Recycled
154. Cambridge IELTS 16 | Do the Advantages of Driverless Vehicles Outweigh the Disadvantages?

In the future all cars, buses and trucks will be driverless. The only people travelling inside these vehicles will be passengers. Do you think the advantages of driverless vehicles outweigh the disadvantages?   self-driving cars autonomous cars   employment losses job losses   tr ...  Show more

153. Cambridge IELTS 16 | Why Do Businesses Emphasize Their Products Are New in Some Way?

In their advertising, businesses nowadays usually emphasise that their products are new in some way. Why is this? Do you think it is a positive or negative development?   promote the idea that…   novel new features  newness   to beat their competitors to stay ahead of their compe ...  Show more

152. Cambridge IELTS 16 Map Question | Southwest Airport
151. Cambridge IELTS 16 Process Question | How Sugar Is Produced From Sugar Cane
150. Cambridge IELTS 16 Line Graphs | Electrical Appliance Ownership
149. Do the High Sales of Popular Consumer Goods Reflect the Power of Advertising or the Real Needs of Society?

Today, the high sales of popular consumer goods reflect the power of advertising and not the real needs of the society in which they are sold. To what extent do you agree or disagree?   to trick someone into believing  to depict Gillette a clean-shaven man to get more out of life ...  Show more

148. Should Universities Focus On Employment Skills or Academic Study?

Some people believe that universities should focus on employment skills for the future. Others think that they should focus on academic study only. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.   higher education tertiary education   skills for future employment to prepare ...  Show more

147. Why Do Some People Work Harder Than Others?

In education and employment, some people work harder than others. Why do some people work harder? Is it always a good thing to work hard?   put in more effort   inequality  disparities equal   perceive  competent equivalent skills climb the corporate ladder privileged children ac ...  Show more

146. Advertising’s Positive Economic Effects VS Negative Social Effects

Some people say that advertising has positive economic effects. Others think that it has negative social effects because it makes people feel dissatisfied with who they are and what they have. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.   identities and possessions advers ...  Show more

145. Does Influence From Outside the Home Plays a Bigger Part in a Child’s Development Than the Family?

The family has a great influence on children’s development, but influence from outside the home plays a bigger part in children’s lives. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?   family influence external influence   to reflect reflection to mirror    to repr ...  Show more

144. Who Should Teach Children How To Be Good Members of Society?

Some people think that parents should teach children how to be good members of society. Others, however, believe that school is the place to learn this. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.   to reciprocate bulliers  to feel overwhelmed by   Children’s behavior mir ...  Show more

143. Is Making Drivers Take a Test Every Year the Best Way To Improve Road Safety?

Some people think that the best way to improve road safety is to make vehicle drivers take a test every year. To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?   annually/annual/yearly to enforce/implement an annual testing program    traffic accidents traffic incident ...  Show more

142. Should Unpaid Community Service Be Compulsory in High Schools?

Some people believe that unpaid community service should be a compulsory part of high school prorəʊgrammes (for example working for a charity, improving the neighbourhood or teaching sports to younger children). To what extent do you agree or disagree?   to volunteer to give back ...  Show more