Listenings y Conversaciones :: Intermediate

LOS CURSOS DE INGLES GRATIS PREFERIDOS POR LOS HISPANOHABLANTES

 

UNIT 8 - INTERMEDIATE LEVEL
Where's your brother?

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Sue:
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Sue:
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Rita:
Sue:
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Tell me about your brother and sister, Sue.
Well, my sister is a lawyer.
Really? Does she live here in Seattle?
Yes, she does. But she's working in Washington, D.C., right now. Her job is top secret.
Wow !! And what does your brother do?
He's a painter. He's working in Argentina this month. He has an exhibition there. 
What an interesting family !!!

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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.

Rita:

Tell me about your brother and sister, Sue.

Sue:

Well, my sister is a .

Rita:

Really? Does she live here in Seattle?

Sue:

Yes, she does. But she's working in Washington, D.C., . Her job is top secret.

Rita:

Wow !! And what does your do?

Sue:

He's a painter. He's working in Argentina this month. He has an there. 

Rita:

What an interesting family !!!

 

ACTIVITY # 2

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

1.

 The best statement to define “lawyer” is ...  

 

   One who testifies in a cause or before a judicial court.
   One whose profession is to conduct lawsuits.
   A public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court.
 

2.

 What does Sue's sister do?

 

   She works in Washington DC, but lives in Seattle.
   She is a lawyer  

   She is working on a top secret mission.
 

3.

 Where is Sue's brother working this month?   

 

   In Seattle.
   In Washington DC.
   In the US.
 
 In Argentina.
 

4.

A synonym for “exhibition” could be ...

 

   display
   introduction
  
accommodation

5.

Which one of the following statements is incorrect?

 

   Sue's sister is interested in laws.
   Sue's brother is interesting in paintings.
  
   Sue's family is interesting.
 

 

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