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Dialogue 1 and homework

Do you like to see a movie with your friends? This is what we are going to learn today.

Dialogue 1

A:我们下午去看电影,好吗?Wǒmen xiàwǔ qù kàn diànyǐnɡ , hǎo mɑ?

Let’s go to see a movie this afternoon, shall we?

B:今天下午我没有时间,明天下午再去吧。Jīntiān xiàwǔ wǒ méiyǒu shíjiān, mínɡtiān xiàwǔ zài qù bɑ.

I’m not free this afternoon. Let’s go tomorrow afternoon.

A:你想看什么电影?Nǐ xiǎnɡ kàn shénme diànyǐnɡ?

Which movie would you like to see?

B:让我想想再告诉你。Rànɡ wǒ xiǎnɡxianɡ zài ɡàosu nǐ.

Let me think about it and I’ll tell you later.

Let’s read it again without Pinyin.

A:我们下午去看电影,好吗?

B:今天下午我没有时间,明天下午再去吧。

A:你想看什么电影?

B:让我想想再告诉你。

If you were B, please try to retell the text.

朋友今天下午想跟我去看电影,但是今天下午我没有时间,我们明天下午再去。我还不知道看什么电影,我想想再告诉他。

Homework

Today we have learnt how to ask about another person’s willingness or idea with “ 好吗?”

After class please try to invite 5 friends to do something together, and write down your sentences.

Here is an example: 星期天我们去打篮球,好吗?

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