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Explore different ways to encourage discussion with your students while improving their overall ability including topics based on various subjects, grammar points, vocabulary, media and more. All our conversation topics and suitable for teens and adults.

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If you're looking for something a little different to add to your conversation classes, or if you want to just add a little fun and unpredictability, then our random conversation generator is the perfect add-on to any class.

Debates topics are also a great way to add some variety to your classes. Explore our list of over 250 debate topics or use our random debate topic generator. Want to make it even more interesting? Set the parameters and tell them if they have to argue for or against each topic regardless of their own personal views.

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Pranks and Practical Jokes

Type: Vocabulary
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  • Have you ever played a prank or a practical joke on someone? What did you do?
  • Have you ever watched prank videos online? What do you think of them?
  • Have you ever been the target of a practical joke? How did you react?
  • Are there any traditional pranks or practical jokes in your culture?
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