Do you agree or disagree with the following statement: All university students should take basic science courses regardless of their fields of study.
As the so-called cradle of knowledge and talents, universities are often placed with too much expectation as if they can reshape a student into a person with omniscience after years of university study. Facts always go against the grain however. Then we can hear almost the same voice from the media, “we need a more comprehensive course structure to cover every spot of how the world functions”. Yet with a second thought, does the word really make sense, or does the society really expect university graduates to be in that way? Hopefully not. Therefore, I am fully against the idea of introducing basic science into university course system and advocate a more practical sense to view university education.
First of all, a reasonable definition of university is a place where people can get professional knowledge in the field they choose. For the first day a student entering into the university, s/he embraces the dream to become a specialist in a specific area. With that goal rooted in mind, s/he selects major related courses, attends useful seminars or wo
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? The most important characteristics for a politician or leader is good communication ability.
The well-known sentence “Every French soldier carries a marshal's baton in his knapsack” of Napoleon has inspired most of us, which also leads to pondering deeply over the issue what is the most important characteristics of a successful leader or politician. Some people are quite convinced with the idea that communication is the most crucial factor, while I cannot sympathize with this view, and my reasons are listed as below.
Admittedly, communication plays an indispensable part in being a successful leader. As we know, the tough part of running, no matter a whole country or an organization, is dealing with the human resources which are quite random and volatile. And if the leader owns a high communication skills, he/she is able to motivate his/ her fellows to reach the collective goals. Barack Obama and Steve Jobs are prominent examples of outstanding leadership through effective communication.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? The rules that the whole societies today expect young people to follow and obey are too strict.
Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Movies and televisions have more negative influences than positive influences on young people's behavior.
(A卷)Some people think that it is an important part of a child’s education to go on field trips (for example, museums), other people think a child’s time is better spent learning in a classroom at school. What is your opinion?