- aWhen do most children start school in your country?
- bIn America, most children start primary school at the age of five.
- aHow much time do primary school students usually spend at school every day?
- bKindergarten students usually only go to school for about four hours every day, but after that, they spend about eight hours in school every day.
- aDo they have to go to school on Saturdays?
- bNo, most children in America only go to school Monday through Friday.
- ahow many subjects do they have to study?
- bIn most schools, they study about nine subjects.
- aDo students have to wear uniforms in schools in America?
- bSome private schools require their students to wear uniforms, but public schools don't.
- aDid you go to a public school or a private school?
- bI went to a pricate school for elementary school and university, but went to a public school for high school. What about you?
- aI went to a boardinbg school from nursery school to senior high school.
- bDid you have to wear uniforms?
- aYes, they were horrible. We had to wear green every day!
- bAt least you didn't waste time thinking about what you were going to wear every day!
- aThat's true!