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Platform 9¾ (3)

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Published: 10.05.2018
Level 3   |   Time: 2:52
Accent: British
Source: Harry Potter

Harry looks for the train to Hogwarts.


    

triangle Directions


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

triangle Vocabulary


  • Blimey! [exp] - Wow!
  • There's no such thing. [exp] - It doesn't exist.
  • muggles [exp] - people who can't use magic

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb, [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression


triangle Background


picture picture picture
Harry Mrs. Weasley Hagrid
  • Harry is going to take a train to Hogwarts.
  • Dumbledore is a powerful wizard.
  • Hagrid often does tasks for Dumbledore.

triangle Questions


  1. Why does Hagrid leave?
    He has to catch a different train.
    He has to do something for Dumbledore.
    He is too big to get on the train.

  2. When does Harry's train leave?
    At ten o'clock (10:00)
    At ten after ten (10:10)
    In ten minutes (10 minutes later)

  3. Why is Harry confused?
    He doesn't want to go alone.
    He can't read the ticket.
    He doesn't know where to find his train.

  4. Why is the trainmaster rude to Harry?
    He doesn't like wizards.
    Harry asks a ridiculous question.
    Harry is too young to be alone.

  5. Why does Harry follow the Weasely family?
    He hears them say "muggles".
    Ron is his best friend.
    Hagrid told Harry to meet Mrs. Weasely.

  6. Which Weasely goes through the wall first?
    Fred
    Ron
    Percy
    George

  7. Which Weasely goes through the wall second?
    Fred
    Ron
    Percy
    George

  8. Which two Weaselys are twins?
    Percy and George
    Percy and Fred
    Fred and George

  9. How does Harry get to the correct platform?
    He runs at the wall.
    He follows Ron.
    He casts a spell.


triangle Language Review (pronouns)


Directions: 1) Read the script and choose the pronoun or possessive adjective that best completes the sentence. 2) Listen again and check your answers.

  • What're (you) looking at? Blimey, is that the time? Sorry, Harry, (I) 'm gonna have to leave (you) . Dumbledore'll be wanting (his) ...well, (he) 'll be wanting to see (me) . Now, uh, (your) train leaves in 10 minutes. Here's (your) ticket. Stick to it, Harry that's very important. Stick to (your) ticket.
  • Platform nine and three quarters? But Hagrid, there must be a mistake. This says Platform nine and three quarters. There's no such thing...is there?
  • Sorry.
  • Excuse (me) , excuse (me) .
  • Right on (your) left, ma'am.
  • Excuse (me) , Sir. Can (you) tell (me) where (I) might find Platform nine and three quarters?
  • Nine and three quarters? (You) think (you) 're being funny, do ya?
  • It's the same year after year. Always packed with muggles, of course.
  • Muggles?
  • Come on. Platform nine and three quarters is this way! All right, Percy, (you) first.
  • Fred, (you) next.
  • (He) 's not Fred, (I) am!
  • Honestly, woman, (you) call yourself (our) mother!
  • Oh, (I) 'm sorry, George.
  • (I) 'm only joking. (I) am Fred.
  • Excuse (me) ! C-could (you) tell me how to...
  • How to get on the platform? Yes, not to worry, dear. It's Ron's first time to Hogwarts as well. Now, all (you) 've got to do is walk straight at the wall between platforms 9 and 10. Best do it at a bit of a run if (you) 're nervous.
  • Good luck.


triangle Script



Hagrid: What're you looking at? Blimey, is that the time?? Sorry, Harry, I'm gonna have to leave you. Dumbledore'll be wanting his...well, he'll be wanting to see me. Now, uh, your train leaves in 10 minutes. Here's your ticket. Stick to it, Harry that's very important. Stick to your ticket.
Harry: Platform nine and three quarters? But Hagrid, there must be a mistake. This says Platform nine and three quarters. There's no such thing...is there?
Man: Sorry.
Harry: Excuse me, excuse me.
Trainmaster: Right on your left, ma'am.
Harry: Excuse me, Sir. Can you tell me where I might find Platform nine and three quarters?
Trainmaster: Nine and three quarters? You think you're being funny, do ya?
Mrs. Weasley: It's the same year after year. Always packed with muggles, of course.
Harry: Muggles?
Mrs. Weasley: Come on. Platform is 9¾ this way! All right, Percy, you first.
Mrs. Weasley: Fred, you next.
George: He's not Fred, I am!
Fred: Honestly, woman, you call yourself our mother!
Mrs. Weasley: Oh, I'm sorry, George.
Fred: I'm only joking. I am Fred.
Harry: Excuse me! C-could you tell me how to...
Mrs. Weasley: How to get on the platform? Yes, not to worry, dear. It's Ron's first time to Hogwarts as well. Now, all you've got to do is walk straight at the wall between platforms 9 and 10. Best do it at a bit of a run if you're nervous.
Ginny: Good luck.

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