Conversation Listening Activity for Airport Vocabulary

Listen to the English audio passage and answer the multiple choice questions below. It is a conversation between John and Robert. John needs a ride to the airport and he is the first to talk. Tab between answers. The definitions of the words used in the audio are found at: Expressions and Vocabulary for Airports and Flying Other practice worksheets are found at the bottom of the page. To see the script for what you will hear click on: Script

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  1. Where does John need a ride to? a) Denver b) the airport c) a business trip d) he doesn't say
  2. John is going to take his bag onto the plane as a _______: a) a gift b) a checked in bag c) carry on
  3. Robert complains that airfare is getting ______. a) expensive b) cheaper c) hard to find d) staying the same
  4. What does John suffer from? a) nothing b) in-flight entertainment c) barf bags d) motion sickness
  5. John's flight to Denver has a ________ in Dallas. a) take off b) motion sickness c) layover d) check in
  6. John is hoping that the flight will show a a) movie b) concert c) carry on bag d) baseball game
  7. What time is Robert going to pick up John? a) 7:00 AM b) 7:30 AM c) 6:00 AM d) he doesn't say
  8. Why is John's wife mad at Robert? a) he goes on business trips b) he charges for airfare c) he never picks up John d) he woke her up last weekend