* Would you rather be a fish or a bird?
* Would you rather live in 1300 or 2300?
* Would you rather be poor and happy or rich and unhappy?
These questions can be ‘short and sweet’ to kick-start a lesson or they could be meatier discussions in the main part of a lesson e.g. Would you rather live under a benevolent dictatorship or in a dysfunctional democracy?