My Favourite Restaurant

A young woman describes her favorite restaurant; an Italian restaurant with a family friendly vibe and atmosphere.

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

I like visiting a small family owned Italian restaurant in my neighbourhood.

They make really good pizza and pasta.

In particular, I really like their spaghetti bolognese.

It’s quite a small restaurant, but it has a very family friendly vibe and atmosphere.

It’s very busy on the weekends.

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's her favorite restaurant?
  • Why does she like it?
  • What meal does she really like?
  • How does she describe the atmosphere?
  • When is the restaurant busy?

What's your favorite restaurant? Why? Describe it. How's the atmosphere there?

Answers

Her favorite restaurant is a small family owned Italian restaurant in her neighbourhood.

She likes it because they make really good pizza and pasta.

In particular, she really likes their spaghetti bolognese.

She says it's quite small, but it has a family friendly vibe and atmosphere.

The restaurant is busy on the weekends.