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1. Speaking part 1
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Do you work? Why do you like your work?
Yes, I am a research technician in the laboratory. I am studying about cancer cells especially kidney cancer.
Since I was young, I always have interests in biology , such as the mechanism and principles of human body
Tell me about your hometown.
My hometown is Seoul, Korea. It's energetic and dynamic so that a lot of youngsters move to Seoul.
What is the bad things about your hometown?
The quality of air is getting worse because of air pollution blown away from China.
On top of that, traffic is horrible especially during rush hours.
Do you ever use maps?
When do people usually need to use maps?
Do you prefer electronic or paper maps?
I used to use 'Naver map' in Korea, but now I've used Googole map since I got here.
When they get lost, or go on a trip, they use a map.
Personally, I prefer electronic maps, they are convenient.
Do you like parks?
How often do you visit parks?
Why are parks an important part of many cities?
I love parks. There's a park near my place, 10-minute walking distance. Once a week, i go to park for a walk.
I think the park is a perfect place to wind down and escape from hustle-and-bustle lives.
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Do you generally spend time alone or with friends?
Do have any hobbies?
I'm into playing the piano. I prefer to play classic music especially Mozart. As I am married, I spend most of my time with my children, so I hope to have my own time.
I'm into playing the piano.
Do you eat a lot of fruit?
Did you eat a lot of fruit when you were a kid?
Do you think it is healthy to eat fruit?
My favorite one is strawberries and I think Korean ones are sweeter than Cadadian ones.
When I was little, I used to eat plenty of chocolate and candies.
I have a sweet tooth.
Of course, fruits are full of/contain vitamin C and fibers which help us keep fit.
Are mobile phones important?
How often do you use your phone?
Do you think it is important to take a break from your phone?
They are vital so I use my phone every single day(=day in and day out) for work and pleasure.
As a matter of fact, I always use a phone except sleeping. Sometimes i regard it as a part of my body.
I agree with it. I think it is vital to stay away from electronic devices as they harm our mental health and eyes.
What's your favorite food?
Have you always liked the same food?
Is there any food you dislike?
I am into eating plenty of chocolate and cakes. I have a sweet tooth.
Not really. I am ready to try new season cakes and chocolate.
Before I had a baby, I didn't used to eat salad that much. Since I had a baby. I make salad myself in the morning.
I dislike pumpkins because the texture of it is not my cup of tea.
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Do you like traveling?
Who do you spend holidays with?
What kind of places have you visited in your life?
Absolutely, if I travel abroad I can explore new cultures and meet foreign people.
As I am married, I spend most of time with my children.
I've travelled to a lot of countries such as China, Japan, America and some Europe. I stayed Estonia in Europe for 3months. There are a lot of beautiful, amazing, fantastic, stunning forests and beach.
Do you prefer comfortable or good-looking shoes?
Do you need to spend a lot of money on shoes?
Do people own too many pairs of shoes?
Personally, I prefer to wear more comfortable shoes. Stylish and fashionable shoes are very pretty, but those make me irritated after wearing them.
Yes, I am willing to spend money to buy more comfortable shoes because of the deformity of my big toe. I believe the more expensive, the better.
I think so, personally I need a large number of shoes suitable for special occasions and purposes like wedding, a picnic, and some kinds of exercises.
What are some chores you are responsible for?
Why do you think it is important to do chores?
Do you think children should be responsible to do chores?
My chores at home are cooking, cleaning a bathroom and washing dishes.
Absolutely, It can make people more responsible. When I was young my father used to advise on that.
Performing chores allows/helps/encourages children to learn good life skills.
How often do you drink water?
What kinds of water do you like to drink?
Do you drink bottled water or water from water machines?
I guess I drink water 4 or 5 times a day. I love strawberry sparkling water. Personally, It goes well with some sugary food and bread.
I usually drink water from Brita which has a water filter bottle system. In Korea, we should use a water machine because of the environmental pollution.
Which places do you think are often crowded?
When was the last time you were in a crowded place?
How do you feel when you are in crowded places?
I think the conference is one of that places.
When I attended the conference which was held in Boston last year, there were a large number of people, around 300.
It gave me some headache.
I usually get annoyed, irritated, distressed when i am in crowded places.
Did you have anything to share with others recently?
Did your parents teach you to share when you were a child?
Yes, I shared my online cloud storage with my friend because she wanted to upload big data.
Of course, my father used to say that sharing is a pleasure for me and benefits for my siblings.
What kind of things do you like to share with others?
What kind of things are not suitable for sharing?
I tend to share my knowledge such as experience of handling my stuffs and information about travel. I'm not willing to share my car. it is very dangerous to share a car with friends because of a car accident.
What's your favorite color?
Do you like dark colors?
I love blue, so I prefer to wear blue colored clothes such as shirts and a dress.
Not really, I like bright colors more. When I see bright colors, I feel better.
Are there any colors you dislike?
Do you usually wear clothes in your favorite color?
Personally, I dislike red because it is hard to match with other colors.
Yes, I do. I love all blue colored stuff such as a dark blue jean, paint blue sneakers, and a light blue backpack.
Do you have a favorite teacher?
Do you want to be a teacher in the future?
What kinds of teachers do you like?
I like my English teacher, who is Hayley. She is very helpful and detailed in class but texts me friendly. I think we are on the same wavelength.
I hope so. I think teaching someone is wonderful and meaningful.
Teachers who are kind and willing to listen to students' concerns, needs and hopes are the best.
Do people in your country like to drink tea or coffee?
Do you prepare tea or coffee for your friends when they visit your house?
When was the last time you drank tea or coffee?
I think most Korean like to drink coffee. So there are a large number of cafes in Korea.
If someone visit my place, I would prepare coffee. Coffee is more popular than tea.
I drank/had a cup of mint tea this morning. I'm a tea person.
Do you write many letter or emails?
Do you prefer to write letters by hand or emails?
How often do you write a letter and emails?
I almost always write emails at work but I rarely write letters.
I prefer to type an email as it's more comfortable editing.
Every single day I write emails, but I write a special card by hand to express the thanks and congratulations from time to time
What do you do in the mornings?
Is breakfast important?
What is your morning routine?
Do you like to get up early in the morning?
When I wake up, first and foremost, I open the window to get some fresh air. And I make a list for today with a cup of my favorite tea.
It's imperative for our brain to function. If we skip breakfast, our brain doesn't work properly.
From time to time, I binge on chocolate after skipping breakfast.
After getting some fresh air, I make breakfast and lunch boxes for my family.
Well..I don't mind waking up early. I'm a night person though.
Do you wear sunglasses?
Where can you buy them?
Do people in your country wear them?
Yes, I wear them when I go on a picnic and drive a car. I think sunshine in Canada is as strong as a hot summer beach in Korea.
I prefer buy them at duty free shop where I can buy them reasonably priced.
The sunshine in Korea is not as bright as Canada one. So, most Koreans wear sunglasses whenever they want to look fashionable.
How often do you use social media networking applications?
Why do you use social networking apps?
I always use social media. The first thing when I wake up is checking it and the last thing of the day is same as well.
First of all, the convenience, It can deliver accurate and true information faster and more efficient. On top of that,
It can save us a lot of time or effort.
Do you think it's good to make friends online?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of social media?
Yes, It helps us save time or effort to make friends. Based on profile, I don't have to spend a lot of time to get to know them.
First of all, the convenience, it helps us connect with people from all over the world. On top of that, It can deliver accurate and true information faster and more efficient. However, it can be additive and it often harms our mental health and eyes.
Do you like robots?
What kinds of robots would like to have?
Will robots change our society significantly?
Do you like to watch the sky?
What is the sky like at night in your hometown?
Do you like to watch stars?
Have you ever taken a course about stars?
What's your favorite star?
Has your voice ever chaged?
Do you like your own voice?
Do you enjoy recording your voice and listening to it?
Does your voice sound simmilar to your parents?
Have you ever lived in the countryside?
Do you enjoy living in the countryside?
What do you usually do in the countryside?
Will you live in the countryside in the future?
Have you borrowed books from others?
Have you ever borrowed money from others?
Do you like to lend things to others?
How do you feel when people don't return things that they borrowed from you?
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