Listening Activity for Raising Children Vocabulary

Listen to the audio passage and answer the multiple choice questions below. Tab between answers. The definitions of the words used in the audio are found at: Expressions for Learning and Studying Other practice worksheets are found at the bottom of the page.

  1. How many kids does Harold have? a) two b) three c) four d) he doesn't say
  2. What does Harold's mom thinks he does with his kids? a) he grounds them b) he puts them in time out c) he spoils them
  3. Who does Harold take after? a) his dad b) his mom c) his daughters d) his wife
  4. What did Harold's mom used to do to him when he was a teenager and he was bad? a) nothing b) she put him in time out c) told his dad d) she grounded him
  5. Harold's daughters sometimes have ________. a) candy b) baths c) temper tantrums d) guitar lessons
  6. Harold's daughters are no longer in the _____________, so they may grow out of the bad behavior a) terrible twos b) teens c) house d)family
  7. What does Harold want to be for his daughters? a) a strict dad b) a fun dad c) a role model d) he doesn't say
  8. What word does Harold use to describe his feelings for his daughters? a) scared b) amusement c) anger d) love
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