Conversation Questions: Sleep and Dreams

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Do you usually remember your dreams? Tell about a recent dream you remember. What do you know about dream interpretation? What might the following dreams represent: a dream in which you're flying, one where you're paralyzed, one where you're naked? Have you ever had any of these dreams?
Do you think that animals dream? Why or why not? Have you ever slept outside for an entire night? If so, tell about the experience.
How many hours a night do you usually sleep? Would you like to get more sleep or less? Do you believe that dreams can help us solve our problems? Do you try to understand the meanings of your dreams?
Do you ever take naps? If so, when? Have you ever had the same dream more than once?
Are you a light sleeper or can you sleep on airplanes, trains, and buses? Have you ever had a dream that later came true? Why do you think this might happen?
Do you prefer to go to sleep late or wake up early? Have you had dreams in other languages? How often do you dream in English? Would you like to?
Have you ever known anyone who walked in their sleep? If so, tell about it. Describe a nightmare that you remember from childhood.
Have you ever experienced insomnia? What can you do to treat insomnia? What do you think causes it? If you could have an operation that would allow you to get only two hours of sleep each night, would you have it? Why or why not?

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