Saturday’s Chores

By | 31.10.2018

Description: What are some ideas on how to assign household chores in a family? Should parents give money to their children as a reward? Use the Internet to search for ideas on this topic.
Helpful tip: Kids need to learn how to budget and save money. Consider giving them allowance for completing household chores, but deduct a percentage that goes into their long-term savings. This also helps them delay gratification for something they really want to buy in the future.

Listen to the conversation and check your answers.

1. What does the boy want to do at the beginning of the conversation?
A. go play outside
B. watch TV
C. play video games

2. What is one thing the boy is NOT assigned to do around the house?
A. clean the garage
B. vacuum the floors
C. wash the walls

3. What does the boy have to do in his bedroom?
A. put away his books
B. make his bed
C. pick up his dirty clothes

4. What is the father going to do while the boy is doing his household chores?
A. wash the car
B. paint the house
C. work in the yard

5. Where will the father and son go after the housework is done?
A. to a movie
B. out to eat
C. to a ball game

Correct answers:

2 thoughts on “Saturday’s Chores

  1. Федор

    Елена Викторовна, здравствуйте. Спасибо большое за ваши труды. Не могли бы вы подсказать, что говорится в первых двух предложениях?
    -Dad, can I go…play?
    -Well, did you do your service work down?

    1. Елена Викторовна

      -dad, can I go outside to play
      -well, did you get your Saturday’s work done?


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