Learn English - ESL Listening Center - Easy 15

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1) Why was Ella late?
a) Because she took a long time to change her clothes.
b) Because she was busy.
c) Because there were a lot of customers in the store.

2) Why is the meal a special occasion?
a) Because Ella has done well in her exams.
b) Because she looks so nice.
c) Because she works hard.

3) Why does Ella not have a starter?
a) Because she wants a dessert and a starter will be too much.
b) Because she does not like starters.
c) Because it will be too expensive.

4) Why was it a good idea to book a table?
a) Because it's cheaper.
b) Because they want to order quickly.
c) Because it is the weekend and the restaurant is popular.

5) What does Ella order?
a) Steak.
b) Salmon.
c) Burger and fries.

Post-Listening Exercise

Think of special meals you have had. Why did you have them?
Describe a special occasion which you celebrated with a meal, eg: an anniversary, a birthday, a wedding reception, winning a prize or doing something well.