Shopping for Clothes

 

Learn the dialog

Listen to the dialog while reading the text.
Can I help you with anything?
Yes, I'm looking for a black blouse.
Are you looking for a plain blouse or something with a print?
Just plain black with long sleeves. It's for work.
The work blouses are right here. What size are you?
I'm usually a medium, sometimes a small.
How about this one?
That one looks nice. What material is it?
It's 100% cotton.
That sounds good. Could I try it on?
Certainly. The changing rooms are over there.
Thank you for your help.
You're welcome.
 

Practice the dialog

Complete the dialog.
 
 
  •   Can I 
    • e
    • p
    • l
    • h
    you with anything?
     
 
 
Can I you with anything?
h e l p
 
 
 
 
  •   Yes, I'm looking for a black 
    • s
    • o
    • u
    • l
    • e
    • b
    .
     
 
 
Yes, I'm looking for a black .
b l o u s e
 
 
 
 
  •   Are you looking for a plain blouse or something with a 
    • t
    • r
    • n
    • i
    • p
    ?
     
 
 
Are you looking for a plain blouse or something with a ?
p r i n t
 
 
 
 
  •   Just 
    • n
    • p
    • a
    • l
    • i
    black with long sleeves. It's for work.
     
 
 
Just black with long sleeves. It's for work.
p l a i n
 
 
 
 
  •   The work blouses are right here. What 
    • i
    • z
    • e
    • s
    are you? 
     
 
 
The work blouses are right here. What are you?
s i z e
 
 
 
 
  •   I'm 
    • l
    • s
    • u
    • y
    • l
    • u
    • a
    a medium, sometimes a small.
     
 
 
I'm a medium, sometimes a small.
u s u a l l y
 
 
 
 
  •   How 
    • b
    • a
    • t
    • o
    • u
    this one?
     
 
 
How this one?
a b o u t
 
 
 
 
  •   That one looks 
    • i
    • e
    • n
    • c
    . What material is it?
     
 
 
That one looks . What material is it?
n i c e
 
 
 
 
  •   It's 100% 
    • t
    • n
    • o
    • o
    • t
    • c
    .
     
 
 
It's 100% .
c o t t o n
 
 
 
 
  •   That sounds good. Could I 
    • r
    • y
    • t
    it on?
     
 
 
That sounds good. Could I it on?
t r y
 
 
 
 
  •   Certainly. The changing rooms are over 
    • e
    • t
    • e
    • h
    • r
    .
     
 
 
Certainly. The changing rooms are over .
t h e r e
 
 
 
 
  •   Thank you for your 
    • l
    • e
    • p
    • h
    .
     
 
 
Thank you for your .
h e l p
 
 
 
You're welcome.
 

Learn important phrases

Do you have this shirt in a bigger size?
I'm sorry this is the only size we have left.
How does it fit?
The pants are a little too small around the waist.
Do you have this dress in other colors?
Yes, its also in stock in green and blue.
How much is this jacket?
This jacket is on sale.
Do you have this shirt in a bigger size?
 
I'm sorry this is the only size we have left.
 
How does it fit?
 
The pants are a little too small around the waist.
 
Do you have this dress in other colors?
 
Yes, its also in stock in green and blue.
 
How much is this jacket?
 
This jacket is on sale.
 
 
 

Practice the phrases

Build the sentence by clicking on the words.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Practice Listening

Listen to the dialog and continue with the matching answer.
 
  •  
    • Could I have a Coke?
       
    • I need a medium, please.
       
    • Can you give me a cake, please?
       
 
 
 
  •  
    • They have small legs.
       
    • That is a great deal, I'll take them.
       
    • That is very clean.
       
 
 
 
  •  
    • She is a good worker.
       
    • We love our animals.
       
    • I'm looking for the changing rooms.
       
 
 
 
 

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.
Sales clerk
Can I help you with anything?
You
Yes, I'm looking for a black blouse.
Are you looking for a plain blouse or something with a print?
Just plain black with long sleeves. It's for work.
The work blouses are right here. What size are you?
I'm usually a medium, sometimes a small.
How about this one?
That one looks nice. What material is it?
It's 100% cotton.
That sounds good. Could I try it on?
Certainly. The changing rooms are over there.
Thank you for your help.
You're welcome.
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
Can I help you with anything?
Ashlee
Yes, I'm looking for a black blouse.
Are you looking for a plain blouse or something with a print?
Just plain black with long sleeves. It's for work.
The work blouses are right here. What size are you?
I'm usually a medium, sometimes a small.
How about this one?
That one looks nice. What material is it?
It's 100% cotton.
That sounds good. Could I try it on?
Certainly. The changing rooms are over there.
Thank you for your help.
You're welcome.
 
Your rating
Contribute
As a free learning portal we are dependent on your support.