Preview
Unit 1 - The Golden State
Unit 2 - I like the Nightlife
Unit 3 - Vegas, Baby!
Unit 4 - Here's to Your Health!
Unit 5 - It's All Good in Hollywood
Unit 6 - Fixing Stuff
Unit 7 - Food, Fast!
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Listening Comprehension

Listen to the dialogue and read along.

Rex: Stella, I heard you and Louise hit Las Vegas last weekend. Was it fun?
Stella: Oh Rex, Vegas was a blast!
Rex: Did you treat yourself to a massage at a spa?
Stella: Sure I did!
Rex: Did Louise?
Stella: No, she was gambling in the casino when I left. I asked if she wanted to come, but she politely said, “no”.
Rex: Did you both shop for discounts at an outlet mall?
Stella: Absolutely I did. I shopped when Louise was trying the slot machines. Again, she said no to my invitation to go.
Rex: Did you see a show?
Stella: Oh yeah! My friend gave me a recommendation for a great one.
Rex: Did Louise like it, too?
Stella: She didn’t go. She was spinning the roulette wheel when the show started at 8:00 sharp.
Rex: Hmmm, both activities sound exciting.
Stella: If you ever need suggestions on which Vegas buffets have the best food or where to stay, just ask me. For gambling suggestions
Both: Ask Louise!

Look at the statements below. Choose the answer that will make each statement true.

  1. Stella and ( Rex / Louise ) went to Las Vegas.
  2. Stella had a ( date / blast ) there.
  3. Stella treated herself to a ( buffet / massage ) at a spa.
  4. Louise was ( gambling / treating herself ) when Stella went to the spa.
  5. Stella shopped for discounts at an outlet ( mall / casino ).
  6. Louise said no to Stella’s ( blast / invitation ) to go shopping.
  7. A ( folks / friend ) gave Stella a show recommendation.
  8. The show started at ( 7 / 8 ) sharp.
  9. Stella can give ( suggestions / discounts ) to Rex.
  10. People ( stay / eat ) at buffets.

Click “Next” on the bottom left for answer key.