Discussion questions:______ask and answer

1. Have you ever bought something because it was fashionable? If so, what?


2. Does the fashion industry exist mainly to persuade people to spend money on things they do not really need?


3. Is fashion selfish in a world where many people have not got what they need?


4. Do you think fashion models should be used to sell products such as cars?


5. Some fashion models refuse to advertise products involving animal cruelty

such as cosmetics and fur coats. Would you buy such products?


6. Would you like to be a fashion model if you were offered the opportunity?


7. Is your country famous for any fashion products? Which ones? How are they marketed?


8. Which countries have the best and worst fashions in clothes?


9. Which products advertised on TV in Britain/USA/Australia and in your country represent (a) womenís fashion (b) menís fashion ?