A Dentist Appointment

 

Learn the dialog

Listen to the dialog while reading the text.
Good morning. How are you today?
I'm okay. My tooth has been hurting a lot.
When did the tooth pain start?
About two days ago.
Did anything happen that might have caused it? Maybe an accident?
I don't think so. It just got worse every day.
Well, let's take a look and see what's wrong. Open your mouth, please.
Okay. Ahhh.
It looks like you might have a cavity, but nothing major.
I hope it's only a small cavity. It hurts a lot.
We will have to take some X-rays to make sure. Follow my assistant please.
Alright.
 

Practice the dialog

Complete the dialog.
 
 
  •   Good morning. 
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Good morning. are you today?
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  •   I'm okay. My tooth has been 
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    a lot.
     
 
 
I'm okay. My tooth has been a lot.
h u r t i n g
 
 
 
 
  •   When did the tooth 
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    start?
     
 
 
When did the tooth start?
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  •   About two days 
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About two days .
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  •   Did anything happen that might have 
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    it? Maybe an accident?
     
 
 
Did anything happen that might have it? Maybe an accident?
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  •   I don't think so. It just got 
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I don't think so. It just got every day.
w o r s e
 
 
 
 

Learn important phrases

When did you last visit a dentist?
A couple of months ago for a check up.
My teeth really hurt.
Your filling has become loose.
Where does it hurt?
One of my molars on the right side is very sensitive.
You should floss your teeth every day.
I know, you tell me every time I come for a check up.
When did you last visit a dentist?
 
A couple of months ago for a check up.
 
My teeth really hurt.
 
Your filling has become loose.
 
Where does it hurt?
 
One of my molars on the right side is very sensitive.
 
You should floss your teeth every day.
 
I know, you tell me every time I come for a check up.
 
 
 

Practice the phrases

Build the sentence by clicking on the words.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Practice Listening

Listen to the dialog and choose the matching statement.
 
  •  
    • We clean the car every day.
       
    • You should floss every day.
       
    • I clean the dishes every day.
       
 
 
 
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    • Can you help me with my homework?
       
    • You should go to bed.
       
    • Are your teeth also sensitive to heat?
       
 
 
 
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    • You should brush your hair.
       
    • The teeth are located in the mouth.
       
    • Make sure to brush your teeth at least twice a day.
       
 
 
 
 

Speak a dialog

Record with microphone
Speak your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
Dentist
Good morning. How are you today?
You
I'm okay. My tooth has been hurting a lot.
When did the tooth pain start?
About two days ago.
Did anything happen that might have caused it? Maybe an accident?
I don't think so. It just got worse every day.
Well, let's take a look and see what's wrong. Open your mouth, please.
Okay. Ahhh.
It looks like you might have a cavity, but nothing major.
I hope it's only a small cavity. It hurts a lot.
We will have to take some X-rays to make sure. Follow my assistant please.
Alright.
Speak your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
You
Good morning. How are you today?
Ashlee
I'm okay. My tooth has been hurting a lot.
When did the tooth pain start?
About two days ago.
Did anything happen that might have caused it? Maybe an accident?
I don't think so. It just got worse every day.
Well, let's take a look and see what's wrong. Open your mouth, please.
Okay. Ahhh.
It looks like you might have a cavity, but nothing major.
I hope it's only a small cavity. It hurts a lot.
We will have to take some X-rays to make sure. Follow my assistant please.
Alright.
 
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