Hello, students. You now can learn about Amy, an American teenager, as part of “American Teens Talk!” book. I suggest you read and listen to this section several times so you can improve your American English reading and listening comprehension skills. Don’t forget to respond to the prompts in the comments section below so that you can improve your writing skills as well.
Directions: Please read about the section about Amy two or more times.
Directions: Please listen to the section about Amy two or more times.
Directions: Please respond to one of the prompts below in the comments section at the bottom of this page.
- Amy will celebrate her birthday with friends,
and her family will celebrate Christmas, even
though it is not a special holiday for them. When
does your family have special celebrations?
Are your celebrations a little different from the
celebrations of your neighbors?
- Amy was very upset when she did poorly on a
test. What kinds of things upset you? How do
you become calm again?