Direct Essay Questions
1. For some people, being successful equals being rich. Do you think wealth is the best measure of success? What makes a successful person?
2. Some people cannot succeed in education but end up being successful business people in real life. Why do you think that is the case? What is the most important thing to being successful in life?
3. Immigration has always been part of human culture as people always immigrate to other countries when they feel they are better than their own country. Do you think that immigrants always find a better life in their new land? What problems may they face?
4. The internet has been used as a great source of information and as the fastest method of communication ever. It has also opened up a lot of opportunities for people all over the globe. Is all the information it offers reliable? What could be done to help users distinguish the real information from the fake information?
5. With the development of technology and science, some people argue that the value of artists such as musicians and painters has decreased. Do you think technology can do what artists and musicians do? Don’t you think art should be more encouraged?
6. In some countries, visitors of art galleries and museums are decreasing. What are the reasons for it? How can this issue be addressed?
7. Some people fail in school or university, but succeed in life? Why do these people end up being successful? What is the most important trait to succeed in life?
8. Some people like hunting and killing animals. How can these actions damage the wildlife of an area? What measures should be taken to stop this?