A Relaxing Weekend

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Type: Vocabulary
Originally published on October 12, 2020 and last updated on February 4, 2023

People have different opinions about what they like to do to relax during the weekend. Some people find sport relaxing and like to play football, tennis or other sports. Other people don’t find exercising relaxing at all and prefer to do something completely different like watching a film, a picnic in the park or reading a book.

Go through the vocabulary below with your students and ask them to try and use this vocabaulry where possible when discussing the different conversation questions.

Useful Vocabulary

Try and use the following vocabulary when answering the question. Click to look up the definition in the dictionary

  • weekend (noun)
  • football (noun)
  • play (verb)
  • exercise (verb)
  • watch (verb)
  • prefer (verb)

Conversation Questions

  • What do you like to do during the weekend to relax?
  • Do you like to relax during the weekend? Why?
  • What do you like to do to relax during the weekend?
  • What did you do last weekend to relax?
  • What will you do this weekend to relax?
  • What are the worst things you can do during the weekend if you want to relax?
  • What is your favourite thing to do to relax during the weekend?
This conversation topic was prepared by Gregory

Gregory is a qualified TEFL teacher who has been teaching English as a Foreign Language (ESL) for over a decade. He has taught in-person classes in Spain and to English learners around the world online.