Japan is well-known for manufacturing and exporting automobiles. It is the home of famous car companies like Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Suzuki, Yamaha and Mitsubishi. Japanese business companies started the car industry in the middle to late 1910s. They started out by designing trucks, because at that time, the market for passenger vehicles in Japan was small. After many years, Japan was able to surpass the United States of America and became the first in auto-manufacturing.
Your story should begin with the following sentence:
One day, a man was planning to buy his own car.
According to the passage, why did Japan automobile companies start with designing trucks?
Now, please look at the picture and describe the situation. You have 20 seconds to prepare. Your story should begin with the sentence on the card.
Now, Mr./Ms. ____________, please turn over the card and put it down.
Some people say people can save more if they have their own cars. What do you think about that?
Today, many people have been using bicycles to go to their work place or school. Do you think that one day, bicycles will be able to replace cars?