Human society has made great technological progress in the last hundred years. Some people think this also has negative effects on our life. To what extent do you agree or disagree？
One hundred years ago， some people believed that human race would make continuous progress in all areas of life. Today， people feel less certain about what areas do you think the most important progress has been made？ In what areas does more need to be done？
As countries develop， their populations tend to live individually or in small family units. What are the causes of this trend and what are the effects on society？
Some people claim that it is acceptable to use animals in medical research for the benefit of human beings， while other people argue that it is wrong. Discuss both views and give your opinion.
Some people think that older school children should learn a wide range of subjects to acquire more knowledge， while other people believe they should learn a small number of subjects in details. Discuss both views and give your opinions.
In many countries， the quality of life in large cities is becoming worse. What are the causes for this problem？ What measures do you think should be taken to tackle this problem？
Some people believe that government money should be spent on important things rather than arts such as painting and music. To what extent do you agree or disagree？
Some people think that the government should offer financial support and care to old people， while others think that people should save money for their future life. Discuss both these views and give your own opinion.