Speaking Assignments

IBT Intermediate Class

Independent Speaking Assignments

Deadline of Submission: Monday, May 13, 2013

The Topics to Choose From

Topic 1

Talk about a specific time when you did something obsessively (going to the extremes), like playing video games, worrying about exams, practicing sports, etc. What did you do? What were the good and bad results? (See Unit 2, page 28)

Topic 2

If you were an animal, plant or other non-human thing (choose one), what would you be? Describe your abilities and traits.  (See Unit 4, page 63)

Topic 3

Do you think tourists should visit the long-necked women of the Padaung tribe? Express your agreement or disagreement and explain briefly your reasons. (See Unit 6, page 102)

Topic 4

Some schools, usually elementary schoo through high schools, have dress codes or require students to wear uniforms. Do you agree with this policy? Include reasons and examples in your explanation. (Seee Unit 8, page 137)

Topic 5

Do you agree with arranged marriage? Include reasons and examples in your explanation. (See Unit 10, page 168)

Final Exams Schedule

Day 1, Wednesday, May 8, 2013: Listening and Reading Tests; Day 2, Friday, May 17, 2013: Speaking and Writing Tests. All final exams (Day 1 and 2) will be conducted in Main Campus, Building B, Computer lab, 3rd floor at 13.40.