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Places Where People Live


Read through the following text and look up any vocabulary you are not sure about before answering the questions.

Although not everybody likes where they live, they can usually find at least a few things that they do like. It might be the open spaces, the close proximately to shops, the number of local bars and restaurants, transport links or some other aspects of the town. It should also be said that what one person may like about the place where they live another person might hate.


Try and use the following vocabulary when answering the question. Click to look up the definition in the dictionary
  • definitely (adverb)
  • take advantage of something (idiom)
  • make the most of something (idiom)
  • neighbourhood (noun)
  • neighbour (noun)
  • friendly (adverb)

The Question

Try and have a conversation for 2-3 minutes answering the following question.
What do you like about where you live?

Additional Questions

Keep the conversation going with these follow questions related to Places Where People Live
  • What would you most like to change about where you live?
  • What is there to do in your neighbourhood?
  • How could you improve your local area?
  • Is there anything you dislike about where you live?
  • Are there many tourists where you live?

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