1）Where do you live? / Where are you from?
A1: I live in Shanghai.（3分）
A2: I live in Shanghai. Shanghai is a coastal city. It is located in the east of China. And it’s famous as a fashion city.（4分）
A3: I live in Shanghai, a coastal city located in the east of China, which is famous as a fashion city. （5分）
2) What do you think are the good points about living in …?
I find the most appealing point about…is its…for example…
I enjoy living in… mostly because…
3) Could you tell me something about your hometown?
Um, well. …is a fairly large city / a small town with a population of about...It’s famous for its historic sites / amazing landscape. If you’d like to visit it, you can’t miss… People there are very friendly / warmhearted / open.
4) What is the climate like in your hometown?
It’s generally very hot in summer, about 40 degrees Centigrade. In winter, it’s cold, about minus 14 degrees Centigrade. The spring and autumn are both mild and pleasant，with temperatures ranging from 12 to 25 degrees Centigrade.
Would you repeat that？ /Would you say that again？/ Could you please say that again？/ Excuse me？ (I’m sorry.) I didn’t get that. / Pardon？
as far as I am concerned / to the best of my judgment/ knowledge /personally /as I see it /It is clear / obvious to me that /It looks to me as if /It seems to me
take…for example /for instance /a typical example is… /such as
I prefer A to B in that A can … while B would / cannot …
I prefer A to B in that A can … which cannot be found in B.
because, as, in that
一时想不出原因怎么办？—— It is human virtue / important / vital / necessary / the best way for… to do…
Put it another way /It means that /That is to say /What I mean is
拖延回答 → Let’s see（now）; well; That’s a very interesting question．
Which is the best way you like to take when travelling?
Do you like…
I prefer to /I’d rather /be willing to / will /wish to /would like to /be extremely fond of /be keen on /care for /be crazy about /like better /enjoy
1）facial expression, body language, eye contact; Don’t be nervous；