Discussion Questions - Listening

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1. headline? read think you when What did the you

2. the are 'lie'? word you mind when your What hear in images

3. What of think do you security? airport

4. with How detector much secure will be airports lie more tests?

5. last told the a you lie? When was time

6. fool a lie detector think you Do could test? you

7. you the What biggest lie told? have is

8. tests other lie be places? in detector Should used

9. taking How test? feel detector you about lie would a

10. is lying? How bad

11. like this article? you reading Did

12. the 'airport'? do word of hear think you you What when

13. what about read? you What you think do

14. do you detector lie about know tests? What

15. of airport kind What the best security? is

16. OK to tell it's think white you Do lies?

17. "high-risk" do are? Who think passengers you

18. you think What of liars? do

19. to detectors lie like see used you Would airports? in

20. questions airport officials? What ask would like to you

Back to the lie detector tests lesson.

Lie Detector Tests - The 20 Questions

STUDENT A's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student B)
  1. What did you think when you read the headline?
  2. What images are in your mind when you hear the word 'lie'?
  3. What do you think of airport security?
  4. How much more secure will airports be with lie detector tests?
  5. When was the last time you told a lie?
  6. Do you think you could fool a lie detector test?
  7. What is the biggest lie you have told?
  8. Should lie detector tests be used in other places?
  9. How would you feel about taking a lie detector test?
  10. How bad is lying?

STUDENT B's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student A)
  1. Did you like reading this article? Why/not?
  2. What do you think of when you hear the word 'airport'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What do you know about lie detector tests?
  5. What is the best kind of airport security?
  6. Do you think it's OK to tell white lies?
  7. Who do you think "high-risk" passengers are?
  8. What do you think of liars?
  9. Would you like to see lie detectors used in airports?
  10. What questions would you like to ask airport officials?

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