Going to the Movies

 

Learn the dialog

Listen to the dialog while reading the text.
Good evening. Two tickets for the new Hunger Games movie, please.en
For what time? en
7:30 if there are still some available.en
I'm sorry but this showing is already sold out. There are seats for 8:15 or 9p.m. left though.en
I'll take the one at 8:15 then. en
And where would you like to sit?en
Somewhere in the middle. G12 and G13 look good.en
Do you have a student ID or a movie card?en
I have a movie card.en
Great, that gives you 2 dollars off. Your total comes to 16 dollars.en
With card please. And where can I buy popcorn?en
Snacks are just around the corner and here are your tickets. Enjoy the show. en
 

Practice the dialog

Complete the dialog.
 
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  •   Good evening. Two 
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    for the new Hunger Games movie, please.
     
 
 
Good evening. Two for the new Hunger Games movie, please.
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  •   For 
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    time? 
     
 
 
For time?
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  •   7:30 if there are still some 
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7:30 if there are still some .
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  •   I'm sorry but this 
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    is already sold out. There are seats for 8:15 or 9p.m. left though.
     
 
 
I'm sorry but this is already sold out. There are seats for 8:15 or 9p.m. left though.
s h o w i n g
 
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  •   I'll take the one at 8:15 
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I'll take the one at 8:15 .
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  •   And where 
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    you like to sit?
     
 
 
And where you like to sit?
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  •   Somewhere in the 
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    . G12 and G13 look good.
     
 
 
Somewhere in the . G12 and G13 look good.
m i d d l e
 
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  •   Do you have a student ID or a 
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    card?
     
 
 
Do you have a student ID or a card?
m o v i e
 
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  •  
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    a movie card.
     
 
 
I a movie card.
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  •   Great, that gives you 2 dollars off. Your 
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    comes to 16 dollars.
     
 
 
Great, that gives you 2 dollars off. Your comes to 16 dollars.
t o t a l
 
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  •   With card please. And where can I buy 
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With card please. And where can I buy ?
p o p c o r n
 
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  •   Snacks are just around the corner and here are your tickets. 
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    the show. 
     
 
 
Snacks are just around the corner and here are your tickets. the show.
E n j o y
 
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Learn important phrases

Would you like any popcorn or a drink?en
Do you also have nachos with cheese sauce?en
Do you want to go to the movies with me?en
I would love to!en
Can you buy tickets online?en
You can either buy or reserve them online.en
Would you like any popcorn or a drink?
 
Do you also have nachos with cheese sauce?
 
Do you want to go to the movies with me?
 
I would love to!
 
Can you buy tickets online?
 
You can either buy or reserve them online.
 
 
 

Practice the phrases

Build the sentence by clicking on the words.
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Practice Listening

Listen to the dialog and choose the matching statement.
 
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    • She likes movie theaters because of the big screen.en
       
    • She dislikes movie theaters.en
       
    • She likes the popcorn at movie theaters.en
       
 
 
 
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    • Snacks in movie theaters are pricey.en
       
    • They don't like going to movie theaters.en
       
    • Snacks at the movie theater are really tasty.en
       
 
 
 
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    • She goes to the movie theater every week.en
       
    • They rarely go to the movie theater.en
       
    • He goes to the movie theater a lot.en
       
 
 
 
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Speak a dialog

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.
David
Good evening. Two tickets for the new Hunger Games movie, please.en
You
For what time? en
7:30 if there are still some available.en
I'm sorry but this showing is already sold out. There are seats for 8:15 or 9p.m. left though. en
I'll take the one at 8:15 then. en
And where would you like to sit? en
Somewhere in the middle. G12 and G13 look good.en
Do you have a student ID or a movie card? en
I have a movie card.en
Great, that gives you 2 dollars off. Your total comes to 16 dollars. en
With card please. And where can I buy popcorn?en
Snacks are just around the corner and here are your tickets. Enjoy the show. en
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 evening. Two tickets for the new Hunger Games movie, please. en
Ticket agent
For what time? en
7:30 if there are still some available. en
I'm sorry but this showing is already sold out. There are seats for 8:15 or 9p.m. left though.en
I'll take the one at 8:15 then. en
And where would you like to sit?en
Somewhere in the middle. G12 and G13 look good. en
Do you have a student ID or a movie card?en
I have a movie card. en
Great, that gives you 2 dollars off. Your total comes to 16 dollars.en
With card please. And where can I buy popcorn? en
Snacks are just around the corner and here are your tickets. Enjoy the show. en
 
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