English Conversation Activity for Television Expressions

Listen to the dialogue and answer the multiple choice questions below. You will hear to friends talking about watching TV. Tab between answers. The definitions of the words used in the audio are found at: Television 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. Robert asks John to hand him the ______. a) flat screen TV b) clicker c) TV guide d) drink
  2. Robert thinks the ___________ is boring. a) news b) sitcom c)infomercial d) ratings
  3. When do the talk shows come on? a) morning time b) Saturdays c) after prime time d) never
  4. The Late Night with Conan O'Brien show has good _____________. a) infomercials b) fans c) dialogue d) ratings
  5. Robert's little sister is in the house so he wants to watch something more ___________. a) scary b) interesting c) family friendly d) informative
  6. What kind of TV does John dislike? a) local news b) sitcoms c) talk shows d) infomercials
  7. Robert's dad just bought some a) premium channels b) infomercials c) TVs d) public service announcements
  8. John says premium channels have no ________. a) local news b) infomercials c) re-runs
  9. More Worksheets

  • English Conversation Activity for Television Expressions
  • Script for Television Conversation
  • TV Vocabulary Listening Activity
  • Television Vocabulary Word Order
  • Television Vocabulary Reading Exercise
  • Television Vocabulary Fill in the Blanks
  • Television Vocabulary Matching