18 October MONDAY
People are increasingly reliant on their devices these days, but for some, the attachment can develop into a serious issue. Those with nomophobia—that stands for “no-mobile-phone phobia”—have a fear of not having their phone on them. They get equally freaked out when their battery dies or when there’s no network available. One 2019 study by U.K. firm YouGov found that 34 percent of men and 52 percent of women currently deal with some form of the condition.
I CAN’T SPEAK: Do you like your phone? Why do you like it? Do you have social media accounts? Which ones do you have? which ones are your favorite?
I CAN SPEAK: Do you like your phone? Why do you like it? Do you have social media accounts? Which ones do you have? which ones are your favorite? How much time do you spend on social media?
I CAN SPEAK FLUENTLY: Do you have social media accounts? Which ones do you have? Which ones are your favorite? Do you think you also have nomophobia?
to be extremely expensive:
“I’d love to buy a Porsche, but they cost an arm and a leg”
I CAN’T SPEAK, I CAN SPEAK, I CAN SPEAK FLUENTLY: Have you ever bought something very expensive? Why did you buy it if you think it’s so expensive? Have you ever paid too much for something like restaurant, hotel etc.?
I CAN’T SPEAK
-where is your home? which floor is it?
-Tell us about your home
-What do you like and dislike about it?
-what’s your favorite room or place in your home and why?
-What do you usually do at home when you have free time?
-what’s your favorite activity in your home?
-who usually visits your house? and what do you do with them?
-what are you planning to buy for your home nowadays?
Grammar1, Grammar2, Grammar3, Grammar4, Grammar5
I CAN SPEAK
-what are your good habits? And why do you do them?
-which good habits would you like to have and why?
-what’s the best habit you seen so far?
I CAN SPEAK FLUENTLY
Skills and Weaknesses
-what are your strengths?
-is your job/specialist subject suited to your skills?
-why are you in this field of work?
-what do you hope to achieve?
-where do you see yourself in ten years time?