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16 Line Dialogue

Published: 03.09.2010, Updated: 03.03.2017
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Below you will find a selection of the most frequently used words in English. Sit in pairs and act out a dialogue where you have to include the words popping up as you click next.

Each time you do this exercise a new set of 16 words will pop up. One of you is "blue" the other is '"red". Feel free to use the words in any variants. If the card says grow you may use growing and grew as well. Reload site for a new set of words.

Rules: You may turn this into a competition. If the other person pauses for more than three seconds or uses Norwegian words, you win a round. If you win three runs in a row - you're the winner! On the other hand, you may also be nice and help each. To gain some time to think you may need expressions like

  • Listen, I'd like to ask you if ...
  • Well, you know ...
  • I've been thinking about ...
  • Is that a fact, you know ...
  • Funny you should ask about this, because ...
  • So what you are saying is that ...
  • What a strange thing to say, that ...

 

Example

  • It has been a nice day.
  • Yes, I really think so.
  • How is the weather forecast for tomorrow?
  • Funny you should ask about this, because ...
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