🛍️ Lessons we’ve made about this topic:
– Shopping
– How to Stop Buying Stuff
– What Is a Budget?
– Luxury Fashion is for Broke People
– How Consumerism Ruins Our Planet and Finances
– The Real Story Behind Uniqlo
– Impact of Branding on Your Brain

A2 Level (Elementary)

  1. Do you shop online? Why or why not?
  2. What things do you like to buy online?
  3. How do you pay for things online?
  4. Can you name some online stores?
  5. Is online shopping popular in your country?
  6. How do you find what you want to buy online?
  7. Have you ever returned something you bought online?
  8. What do you think is better: shopping online or in a store? Why?
  9. Do you think online shopping is easy or hard?
  10. Have you ever had a problem with online shopping?
  11. What are the benefits of online shopping?
  12. Can you shop online without a credit card?
  13. Do you trust online reviews?
  14. How do you know if an online store is safe?
  15. What is the best deal you’ve found online?
  16. How often do you check for online sales?
  17. Do you follow any online shops on social media?
  18. Have you ever bought a gift for someone online?
  19. What is the longest you have waited for an online order?
  20. Do you prefer to shop online alone or with friends?

B1 Level (Intermediate)

  1. Discuss the impact of online shopping on traditional retail stores.
  2. How has online shopping changed the way people buy things?
  3. What are the risks of online shopping?
  4. How do you compare prices when shopping online?
  5. Can online shopping be environmentally friendly?
  6. How do you keep your personal information safe when shopping online?
  7. What are the most popular online shopping events or sales in your country?
  8. How do delivery times for online shopping compare to buying in-store?
  9. Discuss the role of customer service in online shopping.
  10. What kind of products would you never buy online? Why?
  11. How do social media influencers affect online shopping trends?
  12. What are your strategies for finding the best online deals?
  13. Discuss the advantages of mobile shopping apps over desktop websites.
  14. How does online shopping affect your spending habits?
  15. What are the challenges of online grocery shopping?
  16. Discuss the future trends in online shopping.
  17. How do you decide which online reviews to trust?
  18. What measures do you take to avoid online shopping scams?
  19. How has online shopping affected international commerce?
  20. Discuss the concept of virtual fitting rooms in online clothing shopping.

B2 Level (Upper-Intermediate)

  1. Analyze the economic impact of online shopping on local economies.
  2. Discuss the ethical considerations of online shopping, including labor practices and sustainability.
  3. How do data privacy concerns affect online shopping behaviors?
  4. Evaluate the role of artificial intelligence in enhancing online shopping experiences.
  5. How does the globalization of online shopping impact local cultures and businesses?
  6. Discuss the psychological effects of online shopping addiction.
  7. Analyze the differences in online shopping habits across generations.
  8. How do online marketplaces compete with traditional retail giants?
  9. Discuss the role of blockchain technology in securing online transactions.
  10. Debate the pros and cons of online shopping versus in-person shopping in the context of the global economy.

C1 Level (Advanced)

  1. Critique the long-term sustainability of rapid delivery services in online shopping.
  2. Explore the implications of augmented reality (AR) technology on future online shopping experiences.
  3. Analyze the impact of cross-border e-commerce on global trade patterns.
  4. Discuss the role of consumer data in personalizing online shopping experiences and its ethical implications.
  5. Evaluate the effectiveness of consumer protection laws in the context of online shopping.
  6. Discuss the influence of online shopping on urban planning and the development of logistics networks.
  7. Analyze the shift in consumer behavior towards supporting small businesses online.
  8. Explore the potential of virtual currencies in online shopping transactions.
  9. Critically assess the role of social media platforms in shaping online shopping trends.
  10. Discuss the impact of online shopping on the packaging industry and waste management.

C2 Level (Proficiency)

  1. Debate the potential consequences of monopolies in the online retail sector.
  2. Analyze the socio-economic disparities amplified by access to online shopping.
  3. Critically evaluate the role of international regulations in online shopping and consumer protection.
  4. Discuss the impact of online shopping on traditional craftsmanship and local artisanship.
  5. Explore the ethical considerations of algorithm-driven product recommendations in online shopping.
  6. Debate the future of brick-and-mortar stores in the digital age.
  7. Analyze the cultural implications of global online shopping trends.
  8. Discuss the long-term effects of consumerism driven by online marketing.
  9. Explore the role of online shopping in emergency preparedness and response.
  10. Critically assess the balance between convenience and environmental sustainability in online shopping practices.