Celebrating Christmas

 

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Are you spending Christmas with your family?en
Yes. We will bake Christmas cookies.en
 
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    • That is really bright.en
       
    • That sounds tasty.en
       
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I love Christmas markets.en
Me too. They have the best mulled wine.en
 
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    • I wish we could eat now.en
       
    • And the atmosphere is really festive.en
       
    • The dogs are too loud.en
       
 
 
Does your work have a Christmas party?en
Yes, they throw a huge party every year.en
 
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    • My work doesn't do anything.en
       
    • My love is huge.en
       
    • My best friend is happy.en
       
 
 
 
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Are you celebrating Christmas?en
Yes I am. It's a big deal in my family.en
What do you guys do? Eat together?en
The whole family comes together on the evening of the 24th of December and has a big feast.en
What about a tree?en
We also have a pine tree in the living room which we decorate during the day of the 24th. It's usually quite big with lots of shiny ornaments.en
That's really interesting. My family doesn't celebrate Christmas. What else do you do?en
We also go to church together for the midnight mass.en
Do you also put presents under the tree?en
Yes, lots of presents. They are all individually wrapped in colorful paper and brought by Santa Claus.en
Santa Claus isn't real, right?en
No, he isn't. It's part of the Christmas tradition to tell children that Santa is bringing the presents.en
That is really interesting. Thanks for sharing all this with me.en
No worries, you are welcome!en
 

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  • Yes I am. It's a big in my family.
     
 
 
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  • What do you guys do? together?
     
 
 
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  • The family comes together on the evening of the 24th of December and has a big feast.
     
 
 
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  • We also have a pine tree in the living room which we decorate during the day of the 24th. It's usually quite big with lots of ornaments.
     
 
 
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  • We also go to together for the midnight mass.
     
 
 
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  • Do you also put under the tree?
     
 
 
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  • Yes, lots of presents. They are all individually wrapped in colorful and brought by Santa Claus.
     
 
 
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  • No, he isn't. It's of the Christmas tradition to tell children that Santa is bringing the presents.
     
 
 
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  • That is interesting. Thanks for sharing all this with me.
     
 
 
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No worries, you are welcome!
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Speak your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
Peter
Are you celebrating Christmas?en
You
Yes I am. It's a big deal in my family.en
What do you guys do? Eat together?en
The whole family comes together on the evening of the 24th of December and has a big feast.en
What about a tree?en
We also have a pine tree in the living room which we decorate during the day of the 24th. It's usually quite big with lots of shiny ornaments.en
That's really interesting. My family doesn't celebrate Christmas. What else do you do?en
We also go to church together for the midnight mass.en
Do you also put presents under the tree?en
Yes, lots of presents. They are all individually wrapped in colorful paper and brought by Santa Claus.en
Santa Claus isn't real, right?en
No, he isn't. It's part of the Christmas tradition to tell children that Santa is bringing the presents.en
That is really interesting. Thanks for sharing all this with me.en
No worries, you are welcome!en
Speak your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
You
Are you celebrating Christmas?en
Ashlee
Yes I am. It's a big deal in my family.en
What do you guys do? Eat together?en
The whole family comes together on the evening of the 24th of December and has a big feast.en
What about a tree?en
We also have a pine tree in the living room which we decorate during the day of the 24th. It's usually quite big with lots of shiny ornaments.en
That's really interesting. My family doesn't celebrate Christmas. What else do you do?en
We also go to church together for the midnight mass.en
Do you also put presents under the tree?en
Yes, lots of presents. They are all individually wrapped in colorful paper and brought by Santa Claus.en
Santa Claus isn't real, right?en
No, he isn't. It's part of the Christmas tradition to tell children that Santa is bringing the presents.en
That is really interesting. Thanks for sharing all this with me.en
No worries, you are welcome!en
 
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