Listening Activity for Describing People

Listen to the English audio passage about descriptions of people and answer the questions below. Tab between answers. The definitions of the words used in the audio are found at: Expressions and Vocabulary for Describing People Other practice worksheets are found at the bottom of the page.

  1. Don't use capitalization (no caps [e.g. ABC]).
  2. Don't use punctuation (e.g. . , : ; ).

  1. Larry talked about his success while they ate ____________.
  2. Larry says to make it in the business world one must be a ______________.
  3. A person needs to be _____________ and have communication skills.
  4. A person who is ____________ and awkward will make no sales.
  5. Larry sometimes acts _____________ at business meetings to keep the mood light.
  6. Larry's customers consider him a __________ guy.
  7. Larry has a ____________ personality.
  8. Larry's wife may be a little ______________.
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  • Script for the Describing People Dialogue
  • Word Order Worksheet for Descriptions
  • Listening Activity for Describing People
  • Descriptive Words for People Worksheet
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