New Cutting Edge Intermediate Modules 7
Your partner will talk about one thing it is possible to do on a night out, e.g. ten pin bowling, bar hopping, buffet-style restaurants, cinema, or theatre. As they speak you should not interrupt them or ask questions, but instead just tick off the topics below that they speak about. When they have nothing left to say, you can ask them the questions below that they haven’t answered (as long as they are relevant to the topic they chose)
Where you do it
Who you do it with
Why you do it
How long you do it for
How much it costs/ How much you spend on it
How often you do it (More or less than in the past?/ More or less in the future?)
How popular it is, in your region, your country and abroad
Who it is popular with
Getting more or less popular?
Changing in any other way?
Different from place to place?
Advantages and disadvantages/ Good points and bad points
Who you’d recommend it to and wouldn’t recommend it to
The future of this kind of entertainment
The history of this kind of entertainment (in your country and in the world)
Discuss the questions above for these three kinds of entertainment:
Pizza chain restaurants (e.g. Pizza Hut)
Clubbing (= Nightclubs = Discos)
PDF version for easy printing: Going out at night extended speaking