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LOS CURSOS DE INGLES GRATIS PREFERIDOS POR LOS HISPANOHABLANTES

 

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How old are you, Philip? 
I'm twenty years old. But I'm going to be twenty-one on August 5th.
That's next Friday! What are you going to do?
Katherine is going to take me to a restaurant.
Nice !!! Is she going to order a birthday cake?
Probably. And the waiters are probably going to sing "Happy Birthday" to me. It's so embarrassing !!!
Oh, I bet it's going to be fun.
I don't know. I hope so. When's your birthday, Amy? 
It's in September.
September what?
September seventeenth.
And are you going to be twenty-one?
I'm twenty-one now. I'm going to be twenty-two.
Oh. So do you have any plans?
Well, my birthday is on a Saturday this year, so I'm going to have a party. And, of course, I'm going to invite you and Katherine. Can you come?
Well, I think I can. And Katherine can probably come, too.

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ACTIVITY # 1

WHILE LISTENING TO THE DIALOGUE TRY TO COMPLETE THIS CONVERSATION.
THEN CHECK YOUR ANSWERS WITH THE ORIGINAL TEXT ABOVE. 
FINALLY, CLICK HERE FOR SPANISH TRANSLATION WITH AUDIO.

Amy:

  are you, Philip?

Philip:

I'm twenty years old. But I'm going to be twenty-one on August 5th.

Amy:

That's next Friday! What are you    to do?

Philip:

Katherine is going to take me to a restaurant.

Amy:

Nice !!! Is she going to order a birthday cake?

Philip:

Probably. And the waiters are probably going to sing "Happy Birthday" to me. It's so !!! 

Amy:

Oh, I bet it's going to be fun.

Philip:

I don't know. I . When's your birthday, Amy? 

Amy:

It's in September.

Philip:

September  ?

Amy:

September .

Philip:

And are you going to be twenty-one? 

Amy:

I'm twenty-one now. I'm going to be twenty-two.

Philip:

Oh. So   you    any plans?

Amy:

Well, my birthday is on a Saturday this year, so I'm going to have a party. And, , I'm going to invite you and Katherine. Can you come?

Philip:

Well, I think I can. And Katherine   probably come, too.

 

ACTIVITY # 2

FOR QUESTIONS 1-5 CHOOSE THE ANSWER WHICH FITS BEST ACCORDING
TO THE DIALOGUE. THEN CLICK HERE TO CHECK YOUR ANSWERS.

1.

 Philips is going to be twenty-one  ...

 

   in August 5th.
   on August 5th.
   at August 5th.
 

2.

 Is Katherine going to make a cake? 

 

   Yes.
   No.

3.

Amy's birthday is on September ...  

 

  first.
  seventeenth.
  sixteenth.

4.

What is Amy going to do for her birthday?

 

   She is going to arrange a dinner in a restaurant.
   She is going to give a party at home.
   She is going to have a party.
   She has no plans yet.

5.

In the dialogue, the word "embarrassing" means ...

 

  boring.
  awkward.

  difficult.

 

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