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1.3 Making a Weekend Plan

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Published: 3.12.2017
Level 1   |   Time: 3:02
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Paul, Cheryl, Marie and Bob try to decide what to do on the weekend.


triangle Directions

  1. REVIEW the vocabulary / background.
  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
  4. CHECK your answers. (Show Answers)

triangle Vocabulary

  • a rock concert [n] - a rock & roll concert
  • an opera [n] - a live performance with music
  • a play [n] - a live performance with actors
  • Not my style [exp] I don't like it.
  • Sounds good! [exp] - I like it.
  • Sounds great! [exp] - I like it.
  • That's way past my bedtime. [exp] - It is too late at night for me.
  • You're kidding! [exp] - You are joking. / You are not serious.

[n] - noun, [exp] - expression

triangle Background

Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
  • Marie, Cheryl, Bob and Paul are friends and coworkers.
  • They are having lunch together.
  • The Glenwood, Kendall and Bijou are all movie theaters.

triangle Questions

  1. Who doesn't want to see the rock concert?

  2. Why doesn't Marie want to see the play?
    It's too late.
    It's too boring.
    It's too expensive.

  3. Why do they decide not to go to the opera?
    It's too late.
    It's too boring.
    It's too expensive.

  4. Which movie is sold out?
    A Time to Run
    You Only Live Once
    An Actor's Life
    Anna Goes Home
    The Left Side of the Street

  5. What do they decide to do?
    see a movie
    see a play
    go to a rock concert
    go to the opera

  6. What is "Carmen"?
    a movie
    a play
    a rock band
    an opera

  7. When does it start?
    at 7pm
    at 8pm
    at 12pm

  8. What is "Blues City"?
    a movie
    a play
    a rock band
    an opera

  9. When does it start?
    at 7pm
    at 8pm
    at 12pm

  10. What is "Conversations with Food"?
    a movie
    a play
    a rock band
    an opera

  11. When does it start?
    at 7pm
    at 8pm
    at 12pm

triangle Script

Bob: Do you guys want to go out this weekend? There’s a great movie playing at the Glenwood.
Paul: A rock concert sounds better to me.
Cheryl: I’d love to see a play.
Marie: How about an opera?
Bob: OK. There’s a rock concert Saturday night at 8:00 p.m. Blue City is playing.
Paul: Blue City. I love them! Sounds good.
Cheryl: Not my style.
Marie: I don’t like rock.
Bob: OK. There’s a play tonight at midnight at the Second Avenue Theater. It’s called Conversations with Food.
Cheryl: Sounds great!
Marie: At midnight? That’s way past my bedtime.
Paul: No, thanks.
Bob: OK. Carmen is playing at the City Opera. 8:00 p.m.
Marie: Great! How much are the tickets? You’re kidding!
Paul: Whoa!
Cheryl: No way.
Bob: Great! It’s a movie then! A Time To Run is playing at the Glenwood at 7:00 p.m.
Waitress: A Time To Run? Oh, don’t go to that. It’s just awful.
Bob: OK. How about You Only Live Once? It’s playing at the Kendall, also at 7:00 p.m.
Waitress: It’s terrible.
Bob: An Actor’s Life?
Waitress: Please.
Bob: Anna Goes Home?
Waitress: No.
Bob: The Left Side of the Street?
Waitress: I think there are no more tickets.
Bob: So what’s a good movie to see?
Waitress: There’s a French film playing at the Bijou at 8:00 p.m. Bob: I’m not a French film fan.
Waitress: It’s a film about an opera singer . . .
Marie: Perfect!
Waitress: And a rock star . . .
Paul: Great!
Waitress: Who meet at a play.
Cheryl: Wonderful! Thank you.
Bob: Yeah. Thanks a lot.
Waitress: You’re very welcome.
Cheryl: It’ll be fun, Bob.

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