Speaking

Instant Topics

Choose a topic:

- A book
- A famous person
- A recipe
- Alternative lifestyles
- An embarrassing experience you’ve had
- An unusual experience you’ve had
- Cities
- Crime
- Death
- Domestic violence
- Drugs
- Family
- Fears / phobias
- Food
- Friendship
- Ghosts
- Hobbies
- Holidays / celebrations
- Illnesses / accidents you’ve had
- Love / dating / marriage
- Movies
- Music
- Natural disasters
- Places you’ve been
- Politics
- Religion
- School / education
- Science
- Sex
- Skills / abilities you have
- Soccer
- Social problems
- Sports
- Superstitions
- Technology
- Teenage pregnancy
- The environment
- The future
- Things you hate
- Things you love
- TV shows
- World history

Make an outline.
Talk for 3-5 minutes.

Debatable Topics

Choose a topic:

- Dogs make better companions than cats
- Animals should not be kept in captivity
- Using animals in medical research helps people
- Plastic surgery
- Euthanasia
- Smoking should be banned worldwide
- Alcohol should be illegal
- Breakfast is the most important meal of the day
- Vegetarianism
- Females are better students than males
- Husbands and wives should have the same educational level
- Women are not equal to men in our society
- Big family vs. an only child
- Parents are too permissive with their children nowadays
- You can’t have a happy family life and a successful career at the same time
- The most important of all human qualities is a sense of humor
- Childhood is certainly the happiest time of your life
- Homework is harmful
- Cheating (on tests)
- Homeschooling
- High school students should wear uniforms
- Long hair in boys at school
- Video games contribute to youth violence
- Rock and Roll is the best kind of music
- Celebrities earn too much money
- Copy rights (music, games, books, movies), is it stealing?
- We are becoming too dependent on computers
- TV is bad for young people
- Television is the leading cause of violence in today's society
- Compulsory military service should be abolished everywhere
- War is never an option for solving international disputes
- Pro-gun laws
- The death penalty is acceptable in some cases
- 21 should be the legal driving age around the world
- Stricter traffic laws could prevent serious accidents
- What would you do if you won 1 million ?
- Church is a positive factor in our society
- What job would you like to do and why?
- Doing a job that you like is more important than to earn more money
- The downsides of democracy
- Multinationals and globalization bring good and bad things
- People should not spend billions on exploring the space

Defend your position.
Talk for 3-5 minutes.