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Sick Day
Basic Level
I. Pre-Listening Exercises
II. Listening Exercises
IIII. Post-Listening Exercises

I. Pre-Listening Exercises [Top]

Sometimes, people are sick and have health problems, and they can't go to work or school? What health problems do people sometimes have?


  • I have a bad stomachache.
  • Does Ashley have a high fever?
  • I stayed home because I was sick.

II. Listening Exercises [Top]
Listen by pressing the "Play Audio" button and select the correct answer for each sentence. Press the "Final Score" button to check your quiz.

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1. What is the name of the school?
A. English Study Center
B. World English College
C. English Language Center

2. What is the man's name?
A. Jacob
B. Joseph
C. Joshua

3. In what way is the man sick?
A. He has a bad backache.
B. He has a terrible cold.
C. He has a high fever.

4. He plans to return to work _______.
A. tomorrow
B. in two days
C. next week

5. The woman is going to ______________.
A. cancel the man's classes
B. teach his classes herself
C. ask another teacher to help

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III. Post-Listening Exercises [Top]

Talk about a time when you were very sick. How did you feel? How long were you sick? Did you go to the doctor? Why or why not?What medicine did you take, if any?

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