Topics for speaking in English Lessons

There are a lot of topics to speak about. We have listed some down here.


  • How many real good friends do you have?
  • Friends are important for everyone - What do think about it?
  • What is more important - the appearance or the character of a person?
  • How much time do you spend together with your friends?


  • How much money do you spend on ...?
  • What are your favourite clothes?
  • Who do you take with you when you go shopping?
  • How do you spend your pocket money?
  • How much pocket money do you get?
  • Girls like shoes and boys like computers - What do you think about it?

Home town

  • What would you show a guest in your hometown?
  • Tell something about the history of your hometown.
  • How can young people spend their free time in your hometown?


  • What are your plans for the future?
  • Where do you want to live?
  • In what kind of job do you see yourself in the following years?
  • What do you think about a family later?
  • What will be the most important things for you in the future?

Free Time, Holidays

  • What are your favourite free time activities?
  • What kind of sports do you like?
  • Tell about your holiday plans.
  • Where would you like to be during your holidays?
  • What country would you like to live in?

School, Job

  • Tell something about your favourite subjects at school.
  • Tell something about your work experience.
  • What is your dream job?
  • A good job - what does this mean to you?
  • What would you change at your school to make it more attractive?

Family life

  • Tell something about your family.
  • Tell something about your free time activities.
  • Speak about your hobbies.
  • Speak about your favourite pop-group/singer.
  • Tell something about your free time activities.
  • Tell something about your favourite TV programmes/radio programmes.
  • What kind of music do you like?
  • Describe your room.
  • Speak about pets at your house.
  • Can children and their parents be good friends?


  • What is your favourite food?
  • Who in your family does the cooking? Why?
  • What does healthy life mean for you?
  • Tell something about your eating habits.
  • Fast food - slow food. What is your opinion?
  • What do you do to keep fit?
  • A good party without alcohol/drugs is not possible.
  • How often do you eat fish or vegetables?


  • What do you do to protect the environment?
  • Tell something about the dangers of the nature.
  • What do you prefer - living in a city or in the country?


  • Tell something about the risks of drugs.
  • Drugs are cool. What do you think?
  • Should drugs be legalized?