English Dialogues

Making Plans

A:
Let's go to a movie together.
B:
I'd love to. When shall we go?
A:
How about next Friday evening?
B:
Let me see..... Oh, I am sorry, I'm having dinner with a friend.
A:
How about the following Tuesday?
B:
That'd be great. What shall we see?
A:
Star Wars?
B:
No, that's boring. How about Austin Powers?
A:
Sounds good to me. When shall we meet?
B:
Seven? In the Kent Tavern?
A:
Great, see you there.

Making Excuses

A:
Would you like to come to a movie with me?
B:
When do you want to go?
A:
How about next Friday evening?
B:
I'm sorry, I can't. I'm having dinner with a friend.
A:
How about the following Tuesday?
B:
I go to evening class on Tuesdays.
A:
Oh, maybe some other time?
B:
Yeah, I'll give you a call.

Practice

i) you want to go to an exhibition with your friend; ii) someone asks you to dinner but you don't want to go. Make conversations and practice with a friend.

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