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Index of Past Part 1 Topics

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January - April 2006

1.    Hometown

2.    Your work/studies

3.    Collecting

4.    Weekends

5.    Flowers

6.    City Life

7.    Noise

8.    Transport

9.    Drawing (and painting)

10.  Family Life

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May - August 2006

1.    Your Home (your accommodation)

2.    Your work/studies

3.    Photographs

4.    Birds

5.    Dance

6.    Sport/Exercise

7.    Shopping

8.    Food/Cooking

9.    Music

10.   Friends

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September - December 2006

1.    Your work/studies

2.    Your Hometown

3.    Secondary School

4.    Leisure Time

5.    Rain

6.    Restaurants

7.    Letters

8.    Television and Radio

9.    Daily Routine

10.   Travel

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January - April 2007

1.    Your Work/Your Studies

2.    Your Home

3.    Flowers

4.    Bicycles

5.    Weather

6.    Films

7.    Outdoor Activities

8.    Clothes

9.    Languages 

10.  Your Primary School Years

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May - August 2007

1.    Your Work/Your Studies

2.    Your Home

3.    Your Hometown

4.    Visitors to Your Hometown

5.    Your Daily Routine

6.    Photography

7.    Musical Instruments

8.    Clothes

9.    Parks and Public Gardens

10.  People's Ages

11.  Sports Teams

12.  Computers

13.  Meals

14.  Drawing or Painting

15.  Reading

16.  Games

17.  Gifts

18.  Shopping  

19.  Letters & Emails

20.  Rain

21.  Restaurants

22.  Leisure Time

23.  Television and Radio

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Sept. - Dec. 2007 

1.  Your Work/Your Studies

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)

3.  Your Hometown

4.  Transportation

5.  Friends

6.  Your Secondary School

7.  Telephones (New topic)

8.  Weather

9.  Music

10. Sport

11. Newspapers (New topic)

12. Housework (New topic)

13. Meals

14. Clothes

15. Letters & Emails

16. Daily Routine

17. Computers

18. Parks

19. Leisure Time & Relaxing

20. Painting & Drawing

21. Games

22. Photography

23. Gifts

24. Reading

25. Shopping

26. People's Ages

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Jan - Apr 2008

1.  Your Work/Your Studies

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)

3.  Your Hometown

4.  Reading

5.  Weekends

6.  Family  (New topic, Jan. 10, 2008)

7.  Drawing

8.  Music

9.  Seasons  (New topic, Jan 10, 2008)

10. Telephones

11.  Daily Routine

12.  Housework

13.  Newspapers

14.  Names  (New topic, Jan 10, 2008)

15.  Shopping

16.  Television

17.  Weather

18.  Transport

19.  Letters & Emails

20.  Friends

21.  Teachers  (New topic, Jan 10, 2008)

22.  Parks & Public Gardens

23.  Clothes

24.  Leisure Time & Relaxing

25.  Computers

26.  Gifts

27.  Games

28.  People's Ages

29.  Meals

30.  Photography

31.  Sport/Exercise  

32.  Art  (Or, 'The Arts')  (New topic, Jan 10, 2008)

33.  Sports Teams

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May Aug. 2008

1.  Your Work/Your Studies

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)

3.  Your Hometown

4.  Gardens (New on May 10)

5.  The Weather 

6.  Newspapers

7.  Music 

8.  Housework 

9.  Telephones 

10.  Games (Possible topic) 

11.  Clothes

12.  Sport/Exercise  (New on May 10)

13.  Art Galleries and Museums

14.  Relaxing

15.  The Internet  (New on May 10)

16.  Birthdays  (New on May 10)

17.  Food  (New on May 10)

18.  Friends

19.  Evenings  (New on May 10)

20.  Transport  

21.  Gifts

22.  Reading

23.  Television

24.  Weekends

25.  Shopping

26.  Names

27.  Teachers

28.  Emails (and Letters)

29.  Computers

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Sep. - Dec. 2008 

1.  Your Work or Your Studies

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)

3.  Your Hometown

4.  Birthdays  

5.  Evenings  

6.  Sport/Exercise  

7.  Gardens 

8.  The Internet 

9.  Food  

10.  Music 

11.  Art Galleries and Museums 

12.  Relaxing 

13.  Reading 

14.  Television 

15.  Weekends 

16.  Shopping   

17.  Names 

18.  Teachers 

19.  Emails (and Letters)  

20.  News   (New)

21.  Bicycles  

22.  Parties  (New)

23.  Visitors  (New)

24.  Swimming  (New)

25.  Holidays  (New)

26.  Gifts

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Jan. - Apr. 2009

1.  Your Work or Your Studies 

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

3.  Your Hometown

4.  Private Gardens  

5.  Sport and Exercise  

6.  The Internet  

7.  Birthdays  

8.  Food   

9.  Evenings  

10.  News

11.  Parties

12.  Visitors to Your Home  

13.  Swimming

14.  Holidays

15.  Bicycles  

16.  Shopping  

17.  Letters (and emails)  

18.  Music  

19.  Writing  (New) 

20.  Plans and Goals  (New)   

21.  Cooking  (New)   

22.  Museums and Art Galleries  

23.  No Topic

24.  Daily Routine 

25.  Travelling  (New) 

26.  Gifts

27.  Weekends

28.  Going Out (出去玩儿)  (New) 

29.  Leisure Time 

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May - Aug. 2009 

1.  Your Work or Your Studies   

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)

3.  Your Hometown   

4.  News 

5.  Parties and Gatherings 

6.  Visitors 

7.  Swimming  

8.  Holidays  

9.  Bicycles  

10.  Writing

11.  Plans and Goals  

12.  Cooking

13.  Daily Routine 

14.  Travelling  

15.  Going Out (出去玩儿

16.  Leisure Time

17.  The Internet  

18.  Gifts  

19.  Sport and Exercise

20.  Television  

21.  Transportation (New)

22.  Advertisements (New)

23.  Fruits and Vegetables (New)

24.  Art

25.  Reading

26.  Friends

27.  Shopping

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Sep. - Dec. 2009

1.  Your Work or Your Studies 

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

3.  Your Hometown 

4.  Driving

5.  Advertisements

6.  Fruits and Vegetables

7.  Travelling

8.  Reading

9.  Friends

10.  Art

11.  Daily Routine

12.  Plans and Goals

13.  Television

14.  Sport (and Exercise) 

15.  News

16.  Parties

17.  Visitors

18.  Swimming

19.  Shopping 

20.  Emails and Letters 

21.  Going Out 

22.  Food and Cooking  

23.  Gifts 

24.  Leisure Time 

25.  Computers  (New

26.  Flowers  (New)

27.  Birthdays

28.  The Internet

29.  Music

30.  Holidays

31.  Bicycles

32.  Weekends

33.  Clothes

34.  Time (New

35.  Weather  (New

36.  Films (New

37.  Neighbours  (New

38.  Magazines and Newspapers  (New)

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Jan. - Apr. 2010 

1.  Your Work or Your Studies 

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

3.  Your Hometown 

4.  Neighbours

5.  Computers

6.  No Topic

7.  Traveling

8.  Magazines and Newspapers

9.  Advertisements

10.  Fruits and Vegetables

11.  Films

12.  Transportation

13.  Writing

14.  Flowers 

15.  Weather

16.  Shopping

17.  Clothes

18.  Time 

19.  Art

20.  Leisure Time

21.  No Topic

22.  Sport (and Exercise)

23.  Television

24.  Cooking

25.  Reading

26.  Friends

27.  Sounds (Noises) (New)

28.  Daily Routine

29.  Collecting (New)

30.  Languages (New)

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May - Aug. 2010

1.  Your Work or Your Studies

2.  Your Home (Your Accommodation) 

3.  Your Hometown   

4.  Sounds (Noises)  

5.  Collecting 

6.  Languages

7.  Flowers

8.  Time 

9.  Weather & Seasons

10.  Films

11.  Neighbours

12.  Magazines and Newspapers

13.  Travelling 

14.  Cooking

15.  Clothes and Fashion

16.  Shopping

17.  Reading 

18.  Animals  (New)

19.  Colours  (New)

20.  Food  (New)

21.  Mobile Phones  (New)

22.  Leisure Time  (New)

23.  Sport  (New)

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Sep. - Dec. 2010

1.  Your Work or Your Studies

2.  Your Hometown   

3.  Animals 

4.  Colours 

5.  Food 

6.  Mobile Phones 

7.  Leisure Time 

8.  Sport 

9.  Sounds (Noises) 

10.  Collecting 

11.  Languages

12.  Weather & Seasons 

13.  Films 

14.  Clothes and Fashion

15.  Shopping 

16.  Flying (New)

17.  Museums (New)

18.  News and Newspapers (New)

19.  Holidays (New)

20.  Travelling

21.  Cooking

22.  Dancing (New)

23.  Books & Reading (New)

24.  The Ocean (New)

25.  Meeting other People (New)

26.  Daily Routine (New)

27.  Emails and Letters (New)

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Jan. - Apr. 2011

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Flying 

5.  Museums 

6.  News 

7.  Dancing

8.  Books & Reading  

9.  The Ocean 

10.  Meeting People 

11.  Your Daily Routine  

12.  Emails and Letters  

13.  Animals 

14.  Leisure Time 

15.  Sport 

16.  Numbers  N

17.  Time Management  N

18.  Painting and Drawing N

19.  Concerts  N

20.  Collecting 

21.  Films 

22.  Languages 

23.  Traveling 

24.  Science  N

25.  Holidays  N

26.  Flowers 

27.  Housework  N

28.  Gifts  N

29.  Outdoor Activities  N

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May - Aug. 2011

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  N

4.  Birds N

5.  Colours  N

6.  Names  N

7.  Hand-made Things  N  

8.  Photographs  N

9.   Your Primary School  N

10.  Numbers

11.  Computers  N

12.  Weekends  N

13.  Public Holidays

14.  Meals  N

15.  Weather and Seasons  N

16.  Happiness N

17.  Swimming N

18.  Television  N

19.  Animals

20.  Collecting

21.  Concerts

22.   Flowers

23.   Housework

24.   Outdoor Activities

25.   Painting and Drawing

26.   Family and Friends N

27.   Science

28.   Time Management

29.   Films

30.   Gifts

31.   Travel

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Sep. - Dec. 2011

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Noise N

5.  Driving a Car N

6.  Mobile Phones N

7.  Dancing N

8.  Birthdays N

9.  The Internet N

10.  Languages (learning languages) N

11.  Emails and Letters N

12.  Children N

13.  Sport N

14.  Leisure Time N

15.  Birds

16.  Colours  

17.  Names  

18.  Hand-made Things  

19.  Photographs  

20.  Schools 

21.  Computers  

22.  Weekends  

23.  Meals 

24.  Weather and Seasons 

25.  Happiness

26.  Swimming

27.  Family and Friends

28.  Television

29.  Numbers

30.  Holidays

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Jan. - Apr. 2012

 

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Books & Reading  N         

5.  Newspapers  N

6.  Indoor Games  N

7.  Parks and Gardens  N

8.  Transportation  N

9.  Clothes and Fashion  N

10.  Your Daily Routine  N

11.  Collecting  N 

12.  Walking  N 

13.  Birthdays

14.  Children

15.  Your Free Time Activities

16.  Driving & Cars

17.  Dancing

18.  Holidays

19.  The Internet

20.  Mobile Phones

21.  Sport & Exercise

22.  Swimming

23.  Climate

24.  Names

25.  Languages

26.  Noise

27.  Outdoor Activities  N

28.  Schools

29.  Television

30.  Weekends

31.  Photography

32.  Visitors  N

33.  Letters & Emails

34.  Neighbours

35.  Meeting New People  N

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May. - Aug. 2012

1. Your Work or Your Studies  

2. Your Hometown 

3. Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4. Flowers  N           

5. Relatives  N  

6. Colours  N

7. Toys  N

8. Public Transport

9. Drawing (or Painting)  N

10.  Television

11.  Climate

12.  Names  N    

13.  Photographs  N  

14.  Schools  N

15.  Computers  N

16.  Food  N

17.  Time Management  N

18.  Weddings  N   

19.  Holidays

20.  Sport & Exercise

21.  Family & Friends  N  

22.  Children

23.  Leisure Time

24.  Birthdays

25.  Clothes & Fashion

26.  Cars (& Driving)  N

27.  Indoor Games  

28.  Languages

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Sep. - Dec. 2012

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Mobile Phones  N       

5.  Entertainment  N

6.  The Internet  N

7.  Dancing  N

8.  Cards  N

9.  Museums  N

10.  Bags  N

11.  The Weather N 

12.  A Healthy Lifestyle  N

13.  Art  N

14.  Weekends  N

15.  Sport 

16.  Shopping 

17.  Clothes & Fashion 

18.  Friends and Family

19.  Your Parents (Unconfirmed topic)

20.  Relatives

21.  Colours   

22.  Cars

23.  Flowers 

24.  Photographs

25.  Your Primary School

26.  Toys 

27.  Food

28.  Leisure Time / Relaxing

29.  Birthdays

30.  Names

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Jan. - Apr. 2013

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Mobile Phones       

5.  Entertainment 

6.  The Internet 

7.  Dancing 

8.  Greeting Cards 

9.  Museums 

10.  Bags 

11.  Weather, Seasons and Climate

12.  Keeping Healthy  

13.  Art 

14.  Weekends 

15.  Leisure Time

16.  Photographs  N

17.  Names  N

18.  Sport and Exercise  N

19.  Family  N

20.  Sleep  N

21.  Transport  N

22.  Music  N

23.  Boats  N

24.  Buildings  N

25.  Concentrating  N

26.  Writing  N

27.  Housework  N

28.  Parks  N

29.  The News  N

30.  The Countryside  N

31.  Your Daily Routine  N

32.  Books  N (Unconfirmed topic)

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May - Aug. 2013

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Or Your Accommodation)  

4.  Mobile Phones       

5.  Computers and The Internet 

6.  Art 

7.  Leisure Time

8.  Names 

9.  Sport and Exercise 

10.  Family

11.  Sleep

12.  Transport 

13.  Music 

14.  Boats

15.  Buildings

16.  Concentrating 

17.  Writing 

18.  Housework 

19.  Parks 

20.  The News 

21.  The Countryside

22.  Your Daily Routine 

23.  Clothes  N

24.  Patience N

25.  Gifts N

26.  Trees N

27.  Toys  N

28.  Advertising  N

29.  Friendship  N

30.  Being Busy  N

31.  Cooking  N

32.  Television  N

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Sep. - Dec. 2013

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Birthdays  N

5.  Parties  N

6.  Walking  N

7.  Sunshine  N

8.  Bicycles  N

9.  Politeness   N 

10.  Photography  N 

11.  History  N 

12.  Relatives  N 

13.  Plants  N

14.  Singing  N 

15.  The News

16.  Gifts

17.  Television

18.  Leisure Time N

19.  Cooking

20.  Being Busy 

21.  Toys

22.  Advertising

23.  Clothes

24.  Writing

25.  Names

26.  Trees

27.  Patience

28.  Sport and Exercise

29.  Art

30.  Friendship

31.  Mobile Phones / Mobile Devices Besides Phones  N

32.  Your Country  N

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Jan. - Apr. 2014

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Dictionaries  N

5.  Rain  N

6.  Train Travel  N

7.  Computers  N

8.  Punctuality  N

9.  Animals  N   

10.  Music  N

11.  Television  N

12.  Languages  N

13.  Clothes  N 

14.  Cooking  N

15.  Shopping  N

16.  Weather and Climate  N

17.  No Topic

18.  No Topic

19.  Birthdays

20.  Parties

21.   Sunshine

22.   Bicycles

23.   Politeness

24.   Photography

25.   History

26.   Relatives

27.   Plants

28.   Singing

29.   Leisure Time

30.   The News

31.   Walking

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May - Aug. 2014

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Where You Live 

3.  Dictionaries 

4.  Rain 

5.  Train Travel 

6.  Computers 

7.  Punctuality 

8.  Animals    

9.  Music 

10.  Television 

11.  Languages 

12.  Clothes  

13.  Cooking 

14.  Shopping 

15.  Weather and Climate 

16.  Concentration  N

17.   Cars  N

18.   Museums and Art Galleries  N

19.   Street Markets  N  

20.   Maps  N  

21.   Gifts  N  

22.   Days of the Week  N  

23.   Parks  N

24.   Food  N 

25.   Photography  N

26.   Travel  N

27.  Your Leisure Time   N

28.  Birthdays 

29.  Politeness  N   (Not reported in China yet)

30.  Parties  N  (Not reported in China yet)

31.  Housework  N  (Not reported in China yet)

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Sep - Dec, 2014

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Where You Live 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  N

4.  Shoes  N

5.  Colours  N

6.  Housework  N

7.  Teachers  N

8.  Writing  N

9.  Friends  N

10.  Natural Places  N

11.  Advertising  N

12.  Public Holidays  N 

13.  Weather & Seasons

14.  Concentration 

15.   Cars 

16.   Museums and Art Galleries  

17.   Street Markets  

18.   Maps   

19.   Gifts 

20.   Days of the Week 

21.   Parks 

22.   Food 

23.   Photography  

24.   Travel  

25.  Your Leisure Time   

26.  Television   

27.  Taking a Break N  

28.  Shopping 

29.  Birthdays

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Jan - Apr, 2015

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Where You Live 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation) 

4.  Shoes 

5.  Colours 

6.  Housework 

7.  Teachers 

8.  Writing 

9.  Friends 

10.  Natural Places 

11.  Advertising 

12.  Public Holidays 

13.  Weather & Seasons

14.   Museums and Art Galleries  

15.   Street Markets  

16.   Days of the Week 

17.   Food 

18.   Photography  

19.  Television   

20.  Shopping 

21.  Time Management  N

22.  Collecting  N

23.  Sleeping  N

24.  The Sky  N

25.  Visitors  N

26.  Trees  N

27.  Clothes  N

28.  Reading  N

29.  Weekends  N 

30.  Taking a Break   (Possible topic)

31.  Family  (Optional topic)

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May-Aug, 2015

 1.  Your Work or Your Studies  
 2.  Where You Live
 3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)
 4.  Mathematics
 N
 5.  Memory  N
 6.  Fruit(s) and Vegetables  N
 7.  The News & Newspapers  N
 8.  Sport & Exercise  N
 9.  Music  N
 10.  Films  N
 11.  Spending Time Alone N
 12.  Helping Others  N
 13.  Text Messages  N
 14.  Transportation  N
 15.  Primary School  N
 16.  Weekends
 17.  Sleeping
 18.  The Sky
 19.  Visitors
 20.  Trees
 21.  Clothes
 22.  Reading
 23.  Writing 
 24.  Collecting
 25.  Television
 26.  Weather & Seasons
 27.  Museums and Art Galleries
 28.  Time Management
 29.  Public Holidays
 30.  Hobbies (Unconfirmed topic)

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Sep-Dec, 2015

1.  Your Work or Your Studies 

2.  Your Hometown

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation) 

4.  Mathematics 

5.  Memory 

6.  Fruit(s) and Vegetables 

7.  The News & Newspapers 

8.  Sport & Exercise 

9.  Music 

10.  Films 

11.  Spending Time Alone 

12.  Helping Others

13.  Text Messages 

14.  Transportation 

15.  Colours  N

16.  Snacks  N

17.  Swimming  N

18.  Photography  N

19.  Going Out with Friends  N

20.  Writing  N

21.  History  N

22.  Doing Things Quickly  N

23.  Teachers  N

24.  Groups  N

25.  Social Media Websites  N

26.  Staying Up Late  N

27.  Reading 

28.  Public Holidays

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Jan-Apr 2016

1.  Your Work or Your Studies  

2.  Your Hometown

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation) 

4.  Colours 

5.  Snacks 

6.  Swimming 

7.  Photography 

8.  Going Out with Friends 

9.  Communication 

10.  History 

11.  Doing Things Quickly 

12.  Teachers 

13.  Groups 

14.  Social Media Websites 

15.  Staying Up Late 

16.  Bicycles  N

17.  Computers and The Internet  N

18.  Dancing  N

19.  Science  N

20.  Parks  N

21.  Your Primary School  N

22.  Shopping  N

23.  Hand-Made Things  N   

24.  Transportation  N

25.  Evenings  N   

26.  Reading / Books  

27.  Your Country  N

28.  Music

29.  Sport  (In use in some countries. )

30.  Films  (In use in some countries. ) 

31.  Weekends  Unconfirmed topic

32.  Food   (Unconfirmed as in use in Australia)

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May-Aug 2016

1.  Your Work or Your Studies   

2.  Your Hometown 

3.  Your Home (Your Accommodation)  

4.  Bicycles  

5.  Computers and The Internet  

6.  Dancing  

7.  Science  

8.  Parks  

9.  Your First School  

10.  Shopping  

11.  Hand-Made Things 

12.  Transportation  

13.  Evenings  

14.  Your Country  

15.  Music  

16.  Your Family  N 

17.  Birthdays  N 

18.  Films  N

19.  Outdoor Activities  N 

20.  Singing  N

21.  Flowers  N 

22.  Sunny Days  N

23.  Newspapers & Magazines  N 

24.  Walking  N 

25.  Art  N 

26.  Gifts  N 

27.  Hats  N 

28.  Advertisements   N 

29.  Weekends  N 

30.  Communication  (Continuing from Jan-April)  

31.  Swimming  (Possibly Continuing from Jan-April)  Unconfirmed Topic 

32.  Social Media Websites  (Possibly Continuing from Jan-April)  Unconfirmed Topic 

33.  Noise  N 

34.  Reading / Books  (Not in use in China but reported as being used in India) 

35.  Your Free Time  (Not in use in China but reported as being used in India, Iran and some Middle Eastern countries)

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