Telling the Time

Step one: Listening and repeating the phrases

Step two: Practicing English phrases with the dialogue. Once you know how to pronounce the phrases, you can mute the video and practise

Step three: Doing the following exercise:

Telling the Time - Exercise 1

Telling the Time - Exercise 1

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
Telling Time - a short movie from 0:40 to 1:48

Man: Would you like to see a movie ?
Woman: Do we have time? I have to be home by nine .
Man: Well, I guess it's around six now. That should be plenty of time.
Woman: All right! Let's look in the newspaper and see what's playing.
Man: I haven't seen any of these movies. about this one: "The Scorpion"?
Woman: Yeah, it's supposed to be a good movie. How time do we have?
Man: I don't know. It starts at past six. Do you have the time?
Woman: Yes, it's past six.
Man: That gives us almost three . That should be plenty of time... so, let's go get tickets!
Woman: I don't have any cash. Do you think I can pay a credit card?
Man: Let's look... hmm, it says you can, but if there's a problem, I can buy you a .
Woman: ...and I can you later.

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