Lesson 1.13.4 – American English Lessons With Maestro Sersea

Welcome to Year 1, Week 13, Lesson 1.13.4. Today we will work on your English vocabulary, pronunciation, comprehension, reading, and communication skills. We begin with Beginning English Video Lesson 13 of 52.

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Part 2 DIRECTIONS: Take the Year 1 Quarter 1 Comprehension Review Test below. When you finish, let us know your quiz score in the comments section below.

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American English Comprehension - Year 1, Quarter 1, Review Test

1 / 10

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - Who makes guitars?
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Anna tells Marsha about her parents.
Her mother and father are rodeo clowns.
Her father’s parents are from Italy. These grandparents speak Italian.
Anna’s mother’s parents live in California. These grandparents have a farm and raise horses.
Anna’s mother’s sister is Aunt Lavender. She loves gardening.
Anna’s father has a brother. His name is John. Uncle John makes guitars.
Uncle John has a daughter and a son. They are Anna’s cousins. They raise sheep.
Anna’s brother has two children. They are Anna’s niece and nephew.

2 / 10

Read the dialogue below and answer the question - Who misses her family?
Anna: Hello! Washington, D.C. has many beautiful parks. In fact, this park reminds me of my home very far away.
Marsha: Anna, here’s your coffee.
Anna: Thanks, Marsha.
Marsha: What’s wrong?
Anna: I’m thinking about my family. I’m feeling homesick.

3 / 10

Watch the following video and answer the question - What is Ashley doing?

4 / 10

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - Who is Anna's boss?
Caty: Come in.
Caty: Well, Anna, welcome.
Anna: Thank you.
Caty: I am your boss, Caty Weaver. But, please call me Caty.
Anna: Thank you, Ms. Weaver.
Caty: Just Caty.

5 / 10

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - What do we do in the bedroom?
Anna: Hello, everyone! Today my friend Marsha is at her friend’s house. She says it is beautiful. I want to see this house! Here we are!
Anna: Marsha, I am in the kitchen! It is a beautiful kitchen!
Marsha: It is beautiful. We cook in the kitchen.
Anna: I eat in the kitchen.
Marsha: We relax in the living room.
Anna: I relax in the living room. Marsha, let’s go upstairs!
Marsha: Anna? Where are you?
Anna: Marsha, I am in the bathroom! I wash in the bathroom.
Marsha: I am in the bedroom. We sleep in the bedroom.
Anna: I sleep in the bedroom!

6 / 10

Read the dialogue and answer the question. What do we do in the kitchen?
Anna: Hello, everyone! Today my friend Marsha is at her friend’s house. She says it is beautiful. I want to see this house! Here we are!
Anna: Marsha, I am in the kitchen! It is a beautiful kitchen!
Marsha: It is beautiful. We cook in the kitchen.
Anna: I eat in the kitchen.
Marsha: We relax in the living room.
Anna: I relax in the living room. Marsha, let’s go upstairs!
Marsha: Anna? Where are you?
Anna: Marsha, I am in the bathroom! I wash in the bathroom.
Marsha: I am in the bedroom. We sleep in the bedroom.
Anna: I sleep in the bedroom!

7 / 10

Read the dialogue below and answer the question - What is at 1500 Irving Street?

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Marsha: Excuse me? Anna? Is that you?
Anna: Oh, yes. I am here!
Marsha: Good. You are there.
Anna: I want to find a supermarket.
Marsha: Oh, okay. The supermarket is at 1500 Irving Street. It is near the apartment.
Anna: Great! Goodbye!
Marsha: Goodbye, Anna.

8 / 10

Read the dialogue and answer the question - Who is Anna's roommate?
Jonathan: Hey, Pete! Who’s your friend?
Pete: She is Anna. She is new to D.C.
Jonathan: Where are you from?
Anna: I am from a small town.
Jonathan: Well, welcome to D.C.
Anna: Thank you.
Jonathan: I am Jonathan. I am in apartment B4.
Anna: I am in apartment C2. Marsha is my roommate.
Jonathan: I know Marsha. She is nice.
Pete: And I am in Apartment D7. I have to go now.
Anna: Oh!
Pete: Remember to call Marsha at work. Tell her you’re here.
Anna: Right, thanks, Pete. Nice to meet you!
Jonathan: You too, Bye.
Anna: Apartment C2, here I come!

9 / 10

Read the following dialogue. What is the address of Anna's new apartment?

Pete: Hi! Are you Anna?

Anna: Yes! Hi there! Are you Pete?

Pete: I am Pete.

Anna: Nice to meet you.

Anna: Let’s try that again. I’m Anna. Nice to meet you.

Pete: I’m Pete. “Anna” Is that A-N-A?

Anna: No. A-N-N-A

Pete: Well, Anna with two “n’s” … Welcome to … 1400 Irving Street!

Anna: My new apartment! Yes!

10 / 10

Read the dialogue below. Who is moving to a new apartment?

Pete: Hi! Are you Anna?

Anna: Yes! Hi there! Are you Pete?

Pete: I am Pete.

Anna: Nice to meet you.

Anna: Let’s try that again. I’m Anna. Nice to meet you.

Pete: I’m Pete. “Anna” Is that A-N-A?

Anna: No. A-N-N-A

Pete: Well, Anna with two “n’s” … Welcome to … 1400 Irving Street!

Anna: My new apartment! Yes!

Your score is

Part 3 DIRECTIONS: Take the optional Year 1 Quarter 1 COMPREHENSION EXAM (– includes Certificate – enter your full name and email address) below. When you finish, let us know your quiz score in the comments section below.

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American English Comprehension Exam - Year 1, Quarter 1

1 / 17

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - Who makes guitars?
.....
Anna tells Marsha about her parents.
Her mother and father are rodeo clowns.
Her father’s parents are from Italy. These grandparents speak Italian.
Anna’s mother’s parents live in California. These grandparents have a farm and raise horses.
Anna’s mother’s sister is Aunt Lavender. She loves gardening.
Anna’s father has a brother. His name is John. Uncle John makes guitars.
Uncle John has a daughter and a son. They are Anna’s cousins. They raise sheep.
Anna’s brother has two children. They are Anna’s niece and nephew.

2 / 17

Read the dialogue and answer the question - What language do Anna's father's parents speak?
.....
Anna tells Marsha about her parents.
Her mother and father are rodeo clowns.
Her father’s parents are from Italy. These grandparents speak Italian.
Anna’s mother’s parents live in California. These grandparents have a farm and raise horses.
Anna’s mother’s sister is Aunt Lavender. She loves gardening.
Anna’s father has a brother. His name is John. Uncle John makes guitars.
Uncle John has a daughter and a son. They are Anna’s cousins. They raise sheep.
Anna’s brother has two children. They are Anna’s niece and nephew.

3 / 17

Read the dialogue below and answer the question - Who misses her family?
Anna: Hello! Washington, D.C. has many beautiful parks. In fact, this park reminds me of my home very far away.
Marsha: Anna, here’s your coffee.
Anna: Thanks, Marsha.
Marsha: What’s wrong?
Anna: I’m thinking about my family. I’m feeling homesick.

4 / 17

Read the dialogue below and answer the question - What does Anna need to do?
Anna: Hello! DC is a city for walking. In our neighborhood, I can do all my errands. Marsha, before we get ice cream, I need to return three books to the library. Where is the library?
Marsha: It is on this street on the corner.
Anna: Awesome!
Marsha: Let’s go!
Anna: Marsha, I can return the books here.

5 / 17

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - Who is Anna talking to?
Anna: Oh, hi, everyone! Here in Washington, DC, the weather changes often. One day is cold and windy. But the next day is warm and sunny! So, every day I check the forecast. Hello, Phone? What is today’s temperature?
Phone: Today it is 18 degrees …
Anna: Eighteen degrees! That is cold!
Phone: … eighteen degrees Celsius.
Anna: Oh, Celsius. That is 65 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s warm.
Phone: Yes, Anna. It is warm.

6 / 17

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - Who is Anna's boss?
Caty: Come in.
Caty: Well, Anna, welcome.
Anna: Thank you.
Caty: I am your boss, Caty Weaver. But, please call me Caty.
Anna: Thank you, Ms. Weaver.
Caty: Just Caty.

7 / 17

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - What city does Anna live in?
.....
Anna: Hi there! I’m Anna and I live in Washington, D.C. Every day I learn more about this great city. People in Washington like to work out! Oh, hi, Pete. How’s it going?
Pete: Hi, Anna. It’s going great. How’s it going with you?
Anna: Things are awesome! Pete, I want to work out. Where is the gym?
Pete: The gym is across from the lounge. It’s next to the mailroom. Go that way.
Anna: Thanks, Pete!

8 / 17

Read the following dialogue and answer the question - What do we do in the bedroom?
Anna: Hello, everyone! Today my friend Marsha is at her friend’s house. She says it is beautiful. I want to see this house! Here we are!
Anna: Marsha, I am in the kitchen! It is a beautiful kitchen!
Marsha: It is beautiful. We cook in the kitchen.
Anna: I eat in the kitchen.
Marsha: We relax in the living room.
Anna: I relax in the living room. Marsha, let’s go upstairs!
Marsha: Anna? Where are you?
Anna: Marsha, I am in the bathroom! I wash in the bathroom.
Marsha: I am in the bedroom. We sleep in the bedroom.
Anna: I sleep in the bedroom!

9 / 17

Read the following dialogue. What do we do in the living room?
Anna: Hello, everyone! Today my friend Marsha is at her friend’s house. She says it is beautiful. I want to see this house! Here we are!
Anna: Marsha, I am in the kitchen! It is a beautiful kitchen!
Marsha: It is beautiful. We cook in the kitchen.
Anna: I eat in the kitchen.
Marsha: We relax in the living room.
Anna: I relax in the living room. Marsha, let’s go upstairs!
Marsha: Anna? Where are you?
Anna: Marsha, I am in the bathroom! I wash in the bathroom.
Marsha: I am in the bedroom. We sleep in the bedroom.
Anna: I sleep in the bedroom!

10 / 17

Read the dialogue and answer the question. What do we do in the kitchen?
Anna: Hello, everyone! Today my friend Marsha is at her friend’s house. She says it is beautiful. I want to see this house! Here we are!
Anna: Marsha, I am in the kitchen! It is a beautiful kitchen!
Marsha: It is beautiful. We cook in the kitchen.
Anna: I eat in the kitchen.
Marsha: We relax in the living room.
Anna: I relax in the living room. Marsha, let’s go upstairs!
Marsha: Anna? Where are you?
Anna: Marsha, I am in the bathroom! I wash in the bathroom.
Marsha: I am in the bedroom. We sleep in the bedroom.
Anna: I sleep in the bedroom!

11 / 17

Watch the video. Who has too many things in her bag?

12 / 17

Read the dialogue below and answer the question - What is at 1500 Irving Street?

....
Marsha: Excuse me? Anna? Is that you?
Anna: Oh, yes. I am here!
Marsha: Good. You are there.
Anna: I want to find a supermarket.
Marsha: Oh, okay. The supermarket is at 1500 Irving Street. It is near the apartment.
Anna: Great! Goodbye!
Marsha: Goodbye, Anna.

13 / 17

Watch the video and answer the following question - Which apartment does Anna live in?

14 / 17

Read the dialogue and answer the question - Who is Anna's roommate?
Jonathan: Hey, Pete! Who’s your friend?
Pete: She is Anna. She is new to D.C.
Jonathan: Where are you from?
Anna: I am from a small town.
Jonathan: Well, welcome to D.C.
Anna: Thank you.
Jonathan: I am Jonathan. I am in apartment B4.
Anna: I am in apartment C2. Marsha is my roommate.
Jonathan: I know Marsha. She is nice.
Pete: And I am in Apartment D7. I have to go now.
Anna: Oh!
Pete: Remember to call Marsha at work. Tell her you’re here.
Anna: Right, thanks, Pete. Nice to meet you!
Jonathan: You too, Bye.
Anna: Apartment C2, here I come!

15 / 17

Read the dialogue and answer the question - Where is Anna from?
Jonathan: Hey, Pete! Who’s your friend?
Pete: She is Anna. She is new to D.C.
Jonathan: Where are you from?
Anna: I am from a small town.
Jonathan: Well, welcome to D.C.
Anna: Thank you.
Jonathan: I am Jonathan. I am in apartment B4.
Anna: I am in apartment C2. Marsha is my roommate.
Jonathan: I know Marsha. She is nice.
Pete: And I am in Apartment D7. I have to go now.
Anna: Oh!
Pete: Remember to call Marsha at work. Tell her you’re here.
Anna: Right, thanks, Pete. Nice to meet you!
Jonathan: You too, Bye.
Anna: Apartment C2, here I come!

16 / 17

Read the following dialogue. What is the address of Anna's new apartment?

Pete: Hi! Are you Anna?

Anna: Yes! Hi there! Are you Pete?

Pete: I am Pete.

Anna: Nice to meet you.

Anna: Let’s try that again. I’m Anna. Nice to meet you.

Pete: I’m Pete. “Anna” Is that A-N-A?

Anna: No. A-N-N-A

Pete: Well, Anna with two “n’s” … Welcome to … 1400 Irving Street!

Anna: My new apartment! Yes!

17 / 17

Read the dialogue below. Who is moving to a new apartment?

Pete: Hi! Are you Anna?

Anna: Yes! Hi there! Are you Pete?

Pete: I am Pete.

Anna: Nice to meet you.

Anna: Let’s try that again. I’m Anna. Nice to meet you.

Pete: I’m Pete. “Anna” Is that A-N-A?

Anna: No. A-N-N-A

Pete: Well, Anna with two “n’s” … Welcome to … 1400 Irving Street!

Anna: My new apartment! Yes!

Your score is

10 thoughts on “Lesson 1.13.4 – American English Lessons With Maestro Sersea”

  1. Hello. I’m Danijela .
    My score in American English comprehension reivew test was 100%.
    Test American English comprehension exam does not work. Something is wrong.
    Tnank you very much.
    Best regards.

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