ESL Conversation Questions – School Life

by Steve

Teenage students can be amongst the toughest to get talking. Use these conversation questions to get them talking about their school life.

What is your favourite subject?

What subjects are you best at?

What subjects are you worst at?

What foreign languages do you learn?

Who is your favourite teacher? Why?

What is the most difficult subject?

What is the easiest subject?

How many days a week do you go to school?

How much homework do you have to do?

How do you get to school?

Do you want to go to university? Which university do you want to go to?

What do you want to be when you grow up?

What time do you start school?

What time do you finish school?

Do you have school dinners? What are they like?

Who is your best friend at school?

How often do you have exams?

What is your happiest school life memory?

what is your worst school life memory?

When you were at school, did your school provide a cooked lunch? Did you like it?

When you were at school, what job did you want in the future?

Describe your perfect teacher.

How much homework did you have to do in high school?

ⓒ 2004 – These ESL Conversation Questions are the work of Steven Saunders, Reproducible for classroom use only.