Conversation Activity for Lawyer Expressions

Listen to the dialogue and answer the questions below. You will hear a conversation between a lawyer and a potential client. Tab between answers. The definitions of the words used in the audio are found at: Lawyer Expressions 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. The client wants to sue his uncle for: a) a felony b) an assault c) a misdemeanor d) an alibi
  2. When the uncle finds out that the client is _____________, he will most likely retain a lawyer. a) pressing charges b) sentencing c) offering a plea bargain d) providing testimony
  3. The lawyer hopes that they can get a/an ____________ instead of going to trial. a) testimony b) prosecutor c) alibi d) settlement
  4. The lawyer doesn't believe that the client is really hurt. He tells the client that he is not a/an _________________. a) alibi b) good lawyer c) ambulance chaser kit d) defendant
  5. The uncle is claiming his girlfriend as a) a prosecutor b) an alibi c) a defendant
  6. The judge will want to hear the girlfriend's _________. a) sentence b) alibi c) testimony d) plea bargain
  7. The lawyer warns the client that he may go to jail for _____________ the judge. a) prosecuting b) sentencing c) lying to d) helping
  8. The client, at the end of the conversation, says he believes he will be _________________ a lot of money. a) prosecuted b) awarded c) stealing d) paying
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