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FM.6 The Movie Date

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Published: 10.08.2019
Level 2   |   Time: 1:44
Accent: American
Source: BBC Flatmates

Alice and Michal go out to see a movie together. But is it a date?


    

triangle Directions


  1. REVIEW the background.
  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
  4. CHECK your answers. (Show Answers)

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Alice Tim Helen Michal
Alice Tim Helen Michal
  • Tim, Alice, Michal and Helen are all flatmates (roommates).
  • Michal is from Poland.
  • Michal and Alice are going to see a movie together.

triangle Questions


  1. Who likes romantic comedies?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  2. Who likes period dramas?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  3. Who likes Sci-fi movies?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  4. Who likes horror movies?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  5. Who suggests seeing "Nightmare on Elm Street"?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  6. Who actually watches a Rom-com?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  7. Who thinks they are on a romantic date?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  8. Who just wants to be friends?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice

  9. Who might start crying?
    Alice
    Michal
    Both Michal and Alice


triangle Vocabulary


Directions: Look at the underlined expressions and try to guess what they mean.

  1. What do you fancy seeing ?
    special appearance
    want to see
    think looks beautiful

  2. I adore period dramas.
    a short program on TV
    an exciting movie
    a historical movie

  3. All those ladies and gents from ages ago.
    gentle people
    gentlemen
    general people

  4. All those ladies and gents from ages ago.
    from a long time ago
    of many different ages
    who are very old

  5. Oh Sci-fi. Not really my thing.
    Science fiction
    Special fiction
    Silly fiction

  6. Horror films don't do it for me..
    I don't like
    are not familiar
    I can't understand


triangle Language (do vs. be)


Directions: 1) Read the conversation and choose the word that you think is best. 2) Listen and check your answers.

  • Oh. What (do) you fancy seeing? There's "Must Love Dogs", a Rom-Com. Oh I love romantic comedies, (don't) you? Pride and Prejudice is on. I adore period dramas. You know all those fine ladies and gents from ages ago. Long dresses and grand houses. What kind of films (do) you like? Action? Adventure? Musicals?
  • Films about people living in the future on other planets.
  • Oh Sci-fi. Not really my thing!
  • Well, what about "Nightmare on Elm Streets"? They (are) showing that again here.
  • No thanks. Horror films (don't) do it for me.
  • Well why (don't) you choose?
  • No. You invited me out. You choose.
  • No. I insist.
  • Well that Rom-com (was) much better than I expected. It (was) really romantic. Thank you.
  • Oh. It (was) my pleasure.
  • Would you like to do it again? Go out on another date with me?
  • Another date? Michal, that (wasn't) a date we (were) on there.
  • It (wasn't) ? Oh, I thought it (was) .
  • No, we (are) just good friends.
  • Yes we (are) good friends. And I'd like us to be better friends. So I'm going to ask you, "Would you like to go out with me?"


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Oh. What do you fancy seeing?
There's"Must Love Dogs", a Rom-Com.
Oh I love romantic comedies, don't you?
Pride and Prejudice is on.
I adore period dramas.
You know all those fine ladies and gents from ages ago.
Long dresses and grand houses.
What kind of films do you like? Action? Adventure? Musicals?
Films about people living in the future on other planets.
Oh Sci-fi. Not really my thing!
Well what about "Nightmare on Elm Streets"?
They're showing that again here.
No thanks. Horror films don't do it for me.
Well why don't you choose?
No. You invited me out. You choose.
No. I insist.

Well that Rom-com was much better than I expected.
It was really romantic. Thank you.
Oh. It was my pleasure.
Would you like to do it again? Go out on another date with me?
Another date?
Michal, that wasn't a date we were on there.
It wasn't? Oh, I thought it was.
No, we're just good friends.
Yes we are good friends. And
I'd like us to be better friends.
So I'm going to ask you, "Would you like to go out with me?"


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