19. Future plans, making plans & ambitions: 15 Nov, 2020


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Future Plans

A: So Simon about the future…what will you do next?

S: I really want to go hiking…There are some great tracks near here.

A: Yes, there are, and what will do you do after that?

S: Let’s see… I’m going to look for a job.

A: I see, so what kind of job will you look for?

S: I’d like to work on a farm near here, so I can be near my family.

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Question Time:

  1. Who is he?…. Simon.
  2. What does Simon what to do next?…Go hiking.
  3. What kind of job will Simon do?… A farm job.

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Making Plans

A: Now Simon do you think you’ll get married soon?

S: Me? I’m only 20…I don’t want to get married until I’m 25…I still have a lot of things to see and do.

A: Ah…that sounds interesting. Is there anywhere special you want to go?

S: Well…I’d like to see a few famous sites…I’m interested in history.

A: And in the future… how many children do you think you’ll have?

S: Hmm, let’s see…I don’t know, maybe four.


Question time

  1. Is Simon married?….No
  2. When does he want to get married?…. 25
  3. How many children does he think he would like?…Maybe four.

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Home and ambitions

A: So Simon, what kind of home would you like?

S: Umm, let’s see…ah, a nice home in the city.

A: Yes, you’ll need a large home for a big family.

S: Yes, one with a big back yard.

A: And were do you see yourself in the future?

S: Well, I want to start a small successful company.

A: So, what kind of company are you thinking of?

S: I’m still deciding on it.


Question Time

  1. Where does he want to live?…. In the city.
  2. What size home does he need?… A large home.
  3. What will he start in the future?…A small successful company.


That’s all for today. There is just one more English Time class to go.

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