1. What are some suggestions or advice about ways to make your major
and university better? Be specific.
What led you to choose your major or field of study? Do you have 2.
any regrets? Be specific.
3. What are some good ways to improve your English communicative
skills? Bad ways? What are the best ways to learn English? The
4. What is your favorite English word? Why? Least favorite word?
5. What is your favorite English proverb? What does it mean?
6. What would you do if you suddenly acquired 20 million U.S. dollars in
cash (say by willing the lottery)?
7. What would you do if you had a time machine? Where back in time
would you go? Why?
8. What questions would you like to ask God? What would He ask or say
9. If you would like to go on a trip, where would that be and why? Be
10.What do you usually do when you feel melancholy and gloomy?
11.What makes you happy? What cheers you up?
12.What college subjects did (or do) you like best? Why? The worst?
13.Do you have any phobias, any serious fears? (example: fear of snakes,
fear of heights, etc.) What are some ways to overcome these fears?
What are some good points and bad points about watching and 14.
studying ? Be specific. Friends
What are some do's and don't's (tips or advice) about having a 15.
successful job interview?
16.If you could trade places with any other person for a week, famous
or not famous, living or dead, real or fictional, with whom would it be,
17.If you could be a superhero, who would it be, and why? What would
you do with your superpowers?
18.What makes you angry? What really irritates you? What are some
of your pet peeves? Be specific.
19.Describe your dream or ideal job?
20.Describe your dream or ideal partner? (future husband or wife)
21.What are your specific plans for this winter vacation?
22.What are your hobbies? What hobbies would you like to take up, and
23.You have just been sentenced by a judge to spend 10 years on a
deserted island in the South Pacific. But you are permitted to take
three items with you. What will they be, and why?
24.What extra-curricular activates (circles, clubs) have you
participated in? Why?
25.Who do you admire the most, and why? Least admire, and why?
26.Which historical figure would you like to have lunch with, and why?
What would you want to talk about?
27.If you were president of Soongsil University, what would be some of
the first things you would try to do? Mayor of Seoul? President of
Korea? Secretary General of the UN? God in heaven?
What is your happiest or most joyful childhood memory? Least 28.
happy? Most embarrassing? Proudest?
29.What is your favorite movie? Describe briefly the plot. Least
favorite movie? Describe briefly the plot.
30.What is your favorite book, or a good book you are currently reading?
Describe briefly the content or message.
31.Why do some couples get divorced? The husband’s reasons? The
32.What do you do when you have insomnia (sleeplessness)? Be specific.
33.What makes a woman beautiful? A man good-looking (handsome)?
34.Using adjectives, describe the national character of the following:
French / German / Japanese / Russians / Chinese / British /
American / Israeli / and Korean.
35.What’s your blood type? Is there a causal connection or correlation
between blood types and personalities? Explain briefly.
If you visited a fortune-teller, what three questions would you 36.
ask? Have you ever visited a fortune-teller? If yes, why?
37.Have you ever gone on a diet? Describe the experience. What are
some ways to stay healthy, such as lose weight?
38.What do you do when you get a splitting headache? What causes
headaches? Do you know of any good remedies?
Describe in some detail a perfect date (with, of course, the opposite 39.
40.What are the signs of a good parent? Bad parent? Good teacher?
Bad teacher? Good friend? Bad friend?
41.What are some signs of the end of the world, that the world is
coming to an end? Be specific.
42.What are a few of the problems facing (or will face) Korea?
43.Make some predictions: in five years I will …; Seoul will…; Korea will…;
Asia will…; the planet will…?
44.What are you doing to help preserve and protect the environment?
45.What is your favorite holiday? Least favorite holiday? What do you
do on these holidays?
46.What do you do whenever you catch a cold? Do you have any special
cold remedy? What do you do or not do to prevent catching a cold?
47.If you could learn one skill, what would that be, and why?
48.If you could be any character in fiction, whom would you be, and
49.What is your favorite season? Day of the week? Time of day? Least
50.What do you do to get rid of stress? Tension? Frustration? What do
you do to relax?
51.How does one know if one is in love? What are the signs or
52.Are you going to get married? Why or why not? Why do people get
53.If you could be an animal, a car, a vegetable, a fruit, a flower, what
would it be, and why?
54.Do you ever tell white lies? When?
55.Are you going to have children (after marriage, of course)? Why or
56.What’s your favorite movie genre? What is your least favorite? Tell
me a little about your favorite movie? Least favorite?
57.What are some things you can do to raise you or your future child’s
IQ (assuming you will get married and have kids)?
58.Tell me a short and funny story.
59.If you had to live your life over again, what three things would you
like to change?
60.If ghosts go through walls, why don’t they fall through the floor?