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

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

3. Gibraltar? about you do What know

4. colony? you Do Gibraltar a is think

5. the idea think colonies? of you of do What

6. the the Why UK leaving is EU?

7. What will happen UK the after the the EU? leaves in UK

8. What your there are country? controversies in

9. countries your with? does What with disputes country have

10. independence? colonies Should get their all

11. article? you this like Did reading

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

13. you read? think what you What about do

14. 'overseas territory' What an between the and is colony? difference a

15. Gibraltar to the Spain? return UK Should

16. do What you of think result? the 2002 referendum

17. Gibraltar that surprised Are Spain back? you wants

18. advice Spain's you do have government? for What

19. time? What in like be ten the will EU years'

20. you would What like ask to questions Gibraltar? the governor of

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Gibraltar - 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 'colony'?
  3. What do you know about Gibraltar?
  4. Do you think Gibraltar is a colony?
  5. What do you think of the idea of colonies?
  6. Why is the UK leaving the EU?
  7. What will happen in the UK after the UK leaves the EU?
  8. What controversies are there in your country?
  9. What countries does your country have with disputes with?
  10. Should all colonies get their independence?

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 'island'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What is the difference between an 'overseas territory' and a colony?
  5. Should the UK return Gibraltar to Spain?
  6. What do you think of the 2002 referendum result?
  7. Are you surprised that Spain wants Gibraltar back?
  8. What advice do you have for Spain's government?
  9. What will the EU be like in ten years' time?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the governor of Gibraltar?

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