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3.6 Planning the Party

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Published: 6.16.2017
Level 3   |   Time: 1:34
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Cheryl gets some help planning a party for Mr. Wells' group.


    

triangle Directions


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

triangle Vocabulary


  • client [n] - customer
  • have (someone) do (something) [exp] - ask (someone) to do (something)

[n] - noun,  [exp] - expression


triangle Background


Mr. Evans Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
Mr. Evans Marie Cheryl Bob Paul
  • Mr. Evans, Marie, Cheryl, Bob and Paul all work in a travel agency.
  • They are planning a party for Mr. Wells' group.

triangle Questions


  1. When is the party?
    tomorrow
    this Friday
    next Friday

  2. Who does Cheryl ask to choose the restaurant?
    Mr. Evans
    Marie
    Paul
    Bob

  3. Who does Cheryl ask to choose the menu?
    Mr. Evans
    Marie
    Paul
    Bob

  4. Who does Cheryl ask to plan the music?
    Mr. Evans
    Marie
    Paul
    Bob

  5. How many options does Cheryl give Marie for the restaurants?
    two
    three
    four

  6. What restaurant does Marie choose?
    The Olive Garden
    The Green Room
    The Steak House

  7. What kind of food does Bob want?
    fish
    chicken
    steak

  8. What kind of food does Bob choose?
    fish
    chicken
    steak

  9. Who actually chooses the music?
    Mr. Evans
    Paul
    Cheryl

  10. Why does Mr. Evans look happy?
    Because he is drunk.
    Because he is in love with Marie
    Because his team worked together.


triangle Language (causatives)


Directions: 1) Read the conversation and decide which structure is correct. 2) Listen and check your answers.

  • Thank you, everyone for fixing my mistake with Mr. Wells. Now. I’ve (asked Cheryl to plan) a party for his group next Friday. I’d (like for everyone to help) . Cheryl, do you have a plan?
  • Yes, I do. Marie, I’d like to (have you choose) a restaurant for the party.
  • I’d love to!
  • Bob, I’ll (let you choose) the menu.
  • You will?
  • Paul, could you plan the music?
  • Yes!
  • Good. Now, Marie, I called ten restaurants and (had them give us) a price for a party room. These two had the best prices.
  • The Green Room is a nice restaurant.
  • Great! That’s my favorite, too. Now, Bob, about the food . . .
  • I was thinking steak and potatoes and . . .
  • Well, the client asked for fish or chicken. So I (had the restaurant put) together a menu with each. Which do you like better?
  • I like chicken more than fish, I guess.
  • Great! Chicken it is. Now Paul . . .
  • Let me guess. You have a list of music choices.
  • Yes!
  • These look fine.
  • Great! I think we’re all done.
  • You see how easy it is to plan something when we do it all together?
  • So glad we could help.


triangle Script



Mr. Evans: Thank you, everyone for fixing my mistake with Mr. Wells. Now. I’ve asked Cheryl to plan a party for his group next Friday. I’d like for everyone to help. Cheryl, do you have a plan?
Cheryl: Yes, I do. Marie, I’d like to have you choose a restaurant for the party.
Marie: I’d love to!
Cheryl: Bob, I’ll let you choose the menu.
Bob: You will?
Cheryl: Paul, could you plan the music?
Paul: Yes!
Cheryl: Good. Now, Marie, I called ten restaurants and had them give us a price for a party room. These two had the best prices.
Marie: The Green Room is a nice restaurant.
Cheryl: Great! That’s my favorite, too. Now, Bob, about the food . . .
Bob: I was thinking steak and potatoes and . . .
Cheryl: Well, the client asked for fish or chicken. So I had the restaurant put together a menu with each. Which do you like better?
Bob: I like chicken more than fish, I guess.
Cheryl: Great! Chicken it is. Now Paul . . .
Paul: Let me guess. You have a list of music choices.
Cheryl: Yes!
Paul: These look fine.
Cheryl: Great! I think we’re all done.
Mr. Evans: You see how easy it is to plan something when we do it all together?
Marie: So glad we could help.



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