Conversation Activity for Raising Children

This is a conversation between two men at work talking about their children. Tab between answers. The definitions of the words used in the audio are found at: Raising Children 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. Sam says Jacob will need to __________ his house. a) sell b) monitor c) baby proof d) clean
  2. Sam's kids are ____________ Sam. a) different than b) just like c) better than d) taller than
  3. As a father, Sam is a good _____________ a) brat b) listener c) role model d) child proofer
  4. According to Sam, children are the most difficult during their ____________ years.a) third and fourth b) infant c) teenage d) toddler
  5. Sam says kids lose their minds at two years old and have a) potty training b) play dates c) temper tantrums d) nervous breakdowns
  6. It is mentioned that at three years old kids can be ___________.a) spoiled b) potty trained c) raised d) brought up
  7. Three year olds can be put in ____________ for punishment. a) time out b) a crib c) a potty d) a room
  8. Sam's oldest son is _____________ for two weeks for coming home after his curfew. a) tucked in b) spoiled c) rewarded d) grounded
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