ESL Questions: Birthdays


When is your birthday ?

What was your most memorable birthday?

What do you usually do to celebrate your birthday?

Do you think that the person having the birthday should pay for the birthday party or should their friends and family pay for the party? Why?

Where is the best place to have a birthday party?

What gifts do you like to receive on your birthday?

What is the most heart warming birthday wish you can give someone?

What is the best birthday party for someone else you’ve been to? How about the worst?

What were your birthdays like when you were growing up?

What birthday traditions are unique to your culture?

At what ages do people have a massive birthday party in your culture?

What flavor cake or what type of food do you like to eat on your birthday?

How have birthdays changed from generation to generation in your culture?