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What points do you consider most when going out to see a movie (e.g., movie theme or content, ticket price, show times, theater seating and sound system, etc.)?
"go over like a lead balloon" = fail terribly
"I told the group that I wanted to watch a western movie, but the idea went over like a lead balloon."
"shake like a leaf" = be very scared
"She won't admit it, but she was shaking like a leaf during parts of that horror movie."
A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.
Box office opens 45 minutes before show time.
Friends Forever, rated G, at 12:10, 2:00, 3:50, 6:15, and 8:30. Run time, 1 hour 32 minutes.
Matinee tickets are $2.00 before 4:00 p.m. for all patrons. Regular tickets are $6.00 for adults, $2.50 for children 3-11, and $4.50 for ages 12-17.
All tickets on Tuesdays are $2.00.
We're located downtown on 1313 South 260 East, kitty-corner the Richards Science Museum.
Do the vocabulary quizzes with the words from the conversation for more practice:
A few decades ago, getting a credit card was somewhat difficult and almost impossible for students with no credit history. Now, many students have their own. However, finding the best card is often difficult. What do you think are the dangers of having a credit card?
Checking movie reviews can be a useful way to help you decide on whether to watch a movie or not. Using the Internet, search for two Web sites that contain a review of a movie you want to see. Summarize what you learn about the movie including information about the plot, the main characters, the visual effects, and the acting.