Music and literature (886-900)

Music and literature (886-900)

886    What’s your favorite kind of music? Do you like jazz? 887    He’s a composer of serious music. I like his music a lot. 888    We went to a concert last night to hear...

Radio and Television (871-885)

Radio and Television (871-885)

871    What channel did you watch on television last night? 872    I don’t get a good picture on my TV set. There’s something wrong. 873    You get good reception on your radio. 874    Please...

Newspapers and Magazines (856-870)

Newspapers and Magazines (856-870)

856    I sent in a subscription to that magazine. It’s put out every week. 857    If you subscribe to the newspaper, it’ll be delivered to your door. 858    I didn’t read the whole paper....

Recreation and Sports (841-855)

Recreation and Sports (841-855)

841    Baseball is my favorite sport. What’s your favorite? 842    My nephew is a baseball player. He is a catcher. 843    When you played football, what position did you play? 844    We played a...

Hobbies and Interest (826-840)

Hobbies and Interest (826-840)

826    My hobby is collecting stamps. Do you have a hobby? 827    I’ve always thought photography would be an interesting hobby. 828    Some people like horse back riding, but I prefer golfing as a...

Farms and Factories (811-825)

Farms and Factories (811-825)

811    Because of the warm and sunny weather, oranges grow very well here. 812    In this flat country people grow wheat and corn and raise cattle. 813    The ground around here is stony and...

Work and Careers (796-810)

Work and Careers (796-810)

796    I’m a federal employee, I work for the Department of Labor. 797    What kind of work do you do? Are you a salesman? 798    As soon as I complete my training, I’m going...

Schools and Education (781-795)

Schools and Education (781-795)

781    Children enter school at the age of five, don’t they? 782    In elementary school, the child learns to read and write. 783    In secondary school, children get more advanced knowledge. 784    In universities,...

Geography and land features (766-780)

Geography and land features (766-780)

766    Geographically, this country is located in the southern hemisphere. 767    It’s a beautiful country with many large lakes. 768    This part of the country is very mountainous. 769    The land in this region...

Countries and nationalities (751-765)

Countries and nationalities (751-765)

751    What’s your nationality? Are you American? 752    What part of the world do you come from? 753    I’m an American by birth. 754    I was born in Spain, but I’m a citizen of...