General Listening Quiz

"Date Activities"

Level: Topic: Speakers: Length:
intermediate date ideas man - woman 01:32

Pre-Listening Exercise

Talk about your daily schedule starting from when you wake up until you go to sleep. What activities do you enjoy? What is the busiest time of day?

Listening Exercise

A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.

What does Susan have to do on Saturday morning?

Susan: First, my mom asked me to help clean the house in the morning, and then I have a dentist appointment at 12:30. I can't miss that 'cause I've canceled twice before.

Where does Susan have to go at 12:30?

Susan: First, my mom asked me to help clean the house in the morning, and then I have a dentist appointment at 12:30. I can't miss that 'cause I've canceled twice before.

What time is Susan meeting with Julie?

Susan: Well, I'm going to be running around all day. After the dentist appointment, I need to meet Julie at 2:00 to help her with her science project that's due on Monday morning at school.

What will Susan do after she cooks dinner?

Then, I have to clean the dishes and finish reading my history assignment.

Why can't they watch a video at Susan's house?

Susan: Oh, that'd be great, but our TV is broken.

Post-Listening Exercise

Talk about your daily schedule starting from when you wake up until you go to sleep. What activities do you enjoy? What is the busiest time of day?

Online Investigation

In some cultures, people often go out on fun dates to have fun and build friendships. Use the Internet to discover five fun dating ideas in different parts of the world. What do people do? Where do they go? Who pays for the date activities?