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General Listening Quiz

“The Ideal Woman”

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Pre-Listening Exercise

In a small group, describe the “ideal” partner for you. Think in terms of personality, educational and family background, socioeconomic level, job, and personal values and beliefs.

Listening Exercise

A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.

Post-Listening Exercise

  1. What is your image of the ideal partner? Record your own opinion focusing on such factors as appearance, personality, character, and interests. Share your recording with another student and have them respond to your opinion.
  2. How do other cultures view the concept of the “ideal” partner differently from your own? 
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