|intermediate||snow skiing||man - woman||01:27|
What are some typical sports or recreation activities that people enjoy in your area? In this conversation, you will hear a man and woman discuss snow skiing. What specific gear or equipment do you need for this sport? What are the dangers or risks of snow skiing?
A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.
Woman: No, this is my first time. Actually, this is my first time skiing . . . ever.
Woman: The snow is great [ Yeah . . .], but it's too crowded.
Woman: . . . some stupid skier was going way too fast . . . drove me into some trees.
Woman: Some stupid skier was going way too fast . . . drove me into some trees.
Woman: Oh, that's easy. He was wearing bright red boots and a purple hat . . . um, just like yours. Heh, heh, heh . . .
Describe a recreational activity you enjoy doing in your free time and answer these questions:
Use the Internet to learn more about one of these unusual activities. Use the questions above to help you research the sport: