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DVD Movie Rentals

II. Listening Exercises

Listen to the conversation again by pressing the play button and read along with the audio.

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Man: Hey, Kathy. I'm thinking about renting a movie for tonight's party, and I want to know what kind of movies you like.

Woman: Okay. What kind of movies do you have in mind?

Man: Well, what about action movies?

Woman: Ah, I don't really like action movies. Too much violence.

Man: Okay, do you like comedies?

Woman: Now, I do enjoy comedies.

Man: Fine. Well, what do you think of horror movies or love stories?

Woman: Uh . . . I'm not really crazy about horror movies, but love stories are often fun to watch. Oh, and I really like foreign films, too.

Man: Okay. I'll go to the video store and see what I can find. Thanks.


Key Vocabulary [Top]

  • have in mind (verb): to think about
    - What activities do you have in mind for tomorrow's picnic?

  • crazy about (phrasal verb): to like something very much
    - Carla is crazy about rock music.

Vocabulary Activities [Top]

Now, do these exercises to review the vocabulary. Then, return back to the Post-Listening Exercise to use the vocabulary in real conversations.


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