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English Conversation Practice - Going to the Zoo
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SPEAK WITH STEVE
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GREG: "Hey Steve. My family and I want to do something fun this weekend? Do you have any suggestions?"
STEVE: "The weather is going to be nice. You should do something outdoors."
GREG: "Yeah, it's supposed to be sunny all weekend."
STEVE: "How about a picnic at the park?"
GREG: "We do that often. I want to do something more fun."
STEVE: "How about the city zoo? I heard that bear cubs were recently born there."
GREG: "That's a good idea. We haven't been to the zoo in a long time."
STEVE: "Then you should definitely go this weekend."
GREG: "The last time we were there, it started raining. None of the animals wanted to come out."
STEVE: "That must've been boring."
GREG: "It was boring. The kids wanted to go home early."
STEVE: "The animals should be more visible since the weather is going to be sunny this weekend."
GREG: "Yeah. I think we will go to the zoo. Hopefully, this time it'll be more fun."
STEVE: "Actually, I have four tickets to the zoo. You can have them. Our family won't be able to go. The tickets expire this weekend."
GREG: "Thanks, Steve! Let me pay you for them. Zoo tickets are expensive."
STEVE: "Don't worry about it. It's my gift to you since your last visit was not fun."
GREG: "Are you sure! This is very generous of you."
STEVE: "Also, you mowed my lawn a few times after I had back surgery last year. I really appreciated that."
GREG: "I'm glad we're neighbors."
1. What is the weather going to be like this weekend?
2. What happened the last time Greg went to the zoo?
It rained that day
The zoo was closed
His family had a great time
His car had a flat tire
3. What does Steve give Greg?
Tickets to a football game
Four tickets to the zoo
A lawn mower
4. What did Greg do for Steve last year?
Mowed his lawn
Changed his flat tire
Took him to the zoo
Bought him zoo tickets
2. It rained that day
3. Four tickets to the zoo
4. Mowed his lawn
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