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English Conversation Practice - Freeway Auto Accident
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SPEAK WITH PETER
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SUSAN: "Why are you so late?"
PETER: "There was big accident on the freeway. The police closed all the lanes. We had to take a detour."
SUSAN: "Was anyone hurt?"
PETER: "I think so. I saw two ambulances and a fire truck driving by."
SUSAN: "That's terrible."
PETER: "I know. I hope no one was seriously injured."
SUSAN: "That's scary. Do you know what caused the accident?"
PETER: "I don't know. I didn't see it happen."
SUSAN: "You should've called me. We were supposed to meet Cathy and Rick for dinner at 6 pm."
PETER: "After seeing the accident, I didn't want to use my phone while driving."
SUSAN: "That was smart."
PETER: "We should just eat at home tonight. I think traffic is going to be bad."
SUSAN: "Oh no!"
PETER: "What's wrong?"
SUSAN: "I just got a text from Cathy. She said she and Rick were in an accident on the freeway! They're at the hospital."
PETER: "Oh my goodness. Let's go to the hospital now."
1. Why was Peter late?
He was working late
There was an accident on the freeway
He stopped by the store to pick up some flowers
2. What were Susan and Peter going to do tonight?
Have dinner with Cathy and Rick
Stay home and order pizza
See a movie
Go to a concert
3. Why didn't Peter call Susan?
He forgot to
He was on an important business call
He forgot his phone at work
He didn't want to use the phone while driving
4. What happened to Cathy and Rick?
They decided not to go out tonight
They were in an accident on the freeway
They got into an argument
They both got food poisoning at the restaurant
1. There was an accident on the freeway
2. Have dinner with Cathy and Rick
3. He didnt want to use the phone while driving
4. They were in an accident on the freeway
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