Making music in my free time

In this free beginner English listening video, a young Irish lady talks about making and playing music.

Self Study


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


My favourite hobby to do in my free time is play music.

I love to play piano and guitar.

I also love to write lots of songs and create different types of melodies.

It's so much fun and I love it.

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.


  • What is her favourite hobby?
  • What musical instruments does she play?
  • What does she love to write and create?
  • Does she like making music?


She likes to play music.

She plays the piano and the guitar.

She loves to write her own songs and create melodies.

Yes, she loves it. It's so much fun for her.