Introduction and Interview (4-5 minutes)
Good morning/afternoon. My name is ______. Can you tell me your full name, please?
What should I call you?
Could you tell me where you're from?
Can I see your identification, please?
Thank you. Now in this first part I'd like to ask you some questions about yourself.
Interview (choose 1)
Let's talk about where you live.
Where do you live?
Have you always lived in this area?
Which part of the area where you live do you find most interesting? Why?
Let's talk about your studies.
Do you have a job or are you a full-time student at the moment?
What type of job will your studies lead you to?
For how many years will you need to study in order to become qualified?
Interview (choose 2 )
Now let's talk about shopping.
Which types of shops do you usually like to shop at? Why?
What types of things do you buy most often? Why?
Do you prefer shopping alone or with others? Why?
Would you describe shopping as a hobby or a chore? Why?
Let's talk about reading.
What types of books do you enjoy reading? Why?
Do most of your friends enjoy reading similar types of books?
Which do you generally prefer, a book or the movie version of that book? Why?
Is there anything that you don't like about reading? Why?
Now let's talk about relaxing.
What is your preferred way of relaxing? Why?
What is the effect on you when you take time to relax?
Do you think you have more or less time to relax nowadays than you used to? Why?
Do other people you know have much time to relax? Why/Why not?