Conversation Questions


  • How do you commute to your school or your place of work?
  • How far do you travel and how long does it take you?
  • How do you travel? Is it expensive? Is it tiring?
  • What are some of the reasons why people commute?
  • Would you rather work in a nearer place?
  • If you work far from your house, why have you chosen to commute a long way to work?
  • Would you ever travel between countries or states in order to keep a better job? Why or why not?
  • In your viewpoint, what are the advantages and disadvantages of commuting?
  • If you didn’t have any relatives or wife/husband, would you travel abroad for work? Why or why not?
  • Would you like to live abroad? Why or why not?
  • If you moved to another country, what things would you miss about where you live now? Which ones would you be glad to get away from?
  • Are there certain professions which require commuting?
  • Would you give up your job if you had to commute frequently?
  • Would you accept a job that requires commuting two hours a day one way?