Conversation Questions

Your Personality

  • What are some characteristics of your personality?
  • What makes you happy?
  • What are some things that make you angry?
  • Are you happy with your personality?
  • Would you like to be different?
  • Are you a determined person? Are you a stubborn person?
  • Are you shy ? In which occasions are you shy?
  • Do you consider yourself selfish ? Why?
  • Is your personality suited to your job?
  • In what way has your personality changed? Why has it changed??
  • Are you more introverted (focused on your inner world) or more extraverted (focused on other people and the outer world)?
  • Do you think you can change a major characteristic of your personality if you try?
  • Do you think you have an unusual personality? Why?
  • If you could change any aspect of your personality, what would it be?
  • What sort of things would you do to amuse yourself during a car journey?
  • What personality traits do you consider important in a good friend / a boss / a partner?
  • Do you consider yourself to be even-tempered?
  • What is one thing that many people don’t know about you?
  • What expressions include colors when discussing illness? (ex., white or pale, pink eye, black and blue for bruises, yellow fever)
  • What expressions include colors and feelings? (ex. I feel blue, green with envy, red with rage, turning red, black circles under the eyes, you are turning blue)
  • What do the colors in your home country’s flag represent?
  • Do you think birth order makes a difference in your personality?