Avengers 2 Movie Conversation

In this conversation, two people discuss plans for seeing the new 'Avengers' movie.

Self Study

Dictation

Listen to the dialogue in the episode again. Try to write down what they say and then check with the answers below.

Transcript

A: Hey, how's it going?

B: Not bad. What are you up to today?

A: I'm thinking of seeing a movie.

B: Oh, really? What are you thinking of seeing?

A: I wanna see the new Avengers movie.

B: Oh, nice.

A: Do you wanna join me?

B: Yeah, that'd be great. What time do you reckon?

A: Oh, I'll probably go to the 8 o'clock screening.

B: Alright, sounds good.

Self Study

Use a voice recorder to try to summarize what they said in the episode. You can use the questions and answers below to help.

Questions

  • What is the woman thinking of doing today?
  • Will the man see the movie too?
  • What time will they see the movie?

Answers

She's thinking of seeing the new 'Avengers' movie at the cinema.

Yes, she invites him to see the movie together.

They'll go to the 8 o'clock screening of the film.

Vocabulary

Vocabulary

What are you up to today? - What are you doing today? What plans have you got today?
What's your brother up to this weekend?
What did you get up to last night?

wanna - want to

reckon - think
What do you reckon? - What do you think?
I reckon we get some take away for dinner.
What do you reckon about the new movie? - I reckon it's awesome.

Notes

Attribution

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