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"Week 1 Lifestyle T2 Prompts"

Week 1 Lifestyle

T2 Prompts

1

Some people believe that hard work and determination is the key to success in life. However, others argue that other factors are more important.

Discuss both views and give your opinion.

2

These days, lifestyles seem to be getting busier and busier.

Is it possible to balance work and play in today's world?

Are busy lifestyles detrimental to general health?

3

The media has a huge influence on our lives today. Some people believe that we are no longer making decisions as individuals because of the media's impact on our decision making processes.

To what extent do you agree?

4

Nowadays, many qualified workers leave developing countries to look for work in richer areas. Some people believe that this has a positive impact on their home countries, while others feel governments should do more to reduce or prevent this movement?

Discuss both views and give your own opinion.

5

There is a general belief that some people are born with specific talents, such as ability with music or sport, while others are not born talented. However, it is also claimed that any child can be taught how to become a great sportsperson or musician.

What do you think?

6

Family life today is very different to that of 100 years ago.

What are the main changes that have taken place?

How do you think family life will change in the future?

7

In many countries nowadays, young single people no longer stay with their parents until they are married, but leave to study or work somewhere else.

How does life at home compare to living on your own?

8

How are lifestyles today different from those of 100 years ago?

What aspects of life have not really changed?

Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge and experience.

9

Many people spend money on things they don't need. Learning to manage money is one of the key aspects of adult life.

To what extent do you agree or disagree with this statement?

How, in your view, can people best learn to manage their money?

10

Multiculturalism only brings advantages to societies.

What is your opinion?