English Topics: What other culture are you interested in learning more about?

Ice Breaking Topics

  • Do old people and young people spend their leisure time in the same way?
  • Can personality change over time? Can you see any changes in your own personality?
  • Have you reconciled with an old friend? Would you want to?
  • Have you ever participated in a cultural or religious tradition that was new to you?
  • What is one thing that always brings a smile to your face, no matter how bad your day has been?
  • How can schools better address issues related to bullying and peer pressure?
  • What are some of your bucket list items?
  • What is the first memory you have?

Main Topics

  • What other culture are you interested in learning more about?
  • Have you ever experienced culture shock?
  • What country has a culture most similar to your own?
  • What factors make up a culture?
  • How would you describe the culture of your country?
  • Have you ever had a funny cultural misunderstanding?
  • What can we learn from meeting people from other countries?
  • What is "reverse culture shock"?

Free Topics

  • Have you ever found someone really beautiful who is traditionally not so attractive? Why?
  • How do you define 'home'?
  • Do you love yourself? Why?
  • What is the most important aspect of maintaining a healthy lifestyle?
  • How well do you cook? What can you cook well?
  • Which book do you think has the most beautiful cover art and why?
  • Would you rather be able to turn invisible but only when you're singing loudly or be able to fly but only in a constant state of sneezing?
  • When was the last time you went out of your house?