Trousers conversation questions

From Teflpedia


  • Are you wearing trousers now?
    • If not, why not?
    • If yes, what things do you have in your trouser pockets?
  • How many pairs of trousers do you own?
  • Where do you buy your trousers from?
  • In your culture, is it acceptable for women to wear trousers?
  • Which is the best way of holding your trousers up; a belt or braces? Why?
  • Which is preferable at the front; a fly zip or a button zip? Why?
  • On hot days, should people be allowed to wear short trousers (shorts) to school/work?
  • Have you ever had an embarrassing moment that somehow involved trousers?
  • Trousers are known as "pants" in American English. What other vocab differences do you know between American and British English?

Idioms:

  • Who "wears the trousers" in your family?
  • Which celebrities "can't keep their trousers on"?
  • What does "brown trousers time" mean?
  • Do you know someone who is "all mouth and no trousers"?
  • What is a "belt and braces approach"?