Learn English - ESL Listening Center - Easy 3

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1) Why are the children safe?
a) Because their parents can see them.
b) Because there is someone looking after them.
c) Because they are old enough to look after themselves.

2) Why can the children not go on the Big Wheel?
a) Because they are too small.
b) Because Mum says they must not.
c) Because Dad wants to go on it.

3) What did Dad enjoy when he was young?
a) Riding on a horse.
b) The Big Wheel.
c) The merry-go-rounds and bumper cars.

4) When will the children paddle in the sea?
a) Before they have their picnic.
b) When they have had their dinner.
c) After they go on the bumper cars.

5) What might they have done if it had rained?
a) They might have stayed at home.
b) They might have gone to the cinema.
c) They might have had a good rest.

Post-Listening Exercise

Make a list of all the things the children were able to do. Can you think of more things they might have done? Choose which you would like best if you were a child.