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ESL Podcast 861 Ė Planning a Childrenís Party 2013-01-18
ESL Podcast 861 Ė Planning a Childrenís Party
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Tags: Daily Life
Audio Index:
Slow dialog: 1:16
Explanations: 3:18
Fast dialog: 15:56
Sara: Come on! We need to buy all of the things we need for Gabrielís party before the store closes.

Paul: Are you sure we need a party? Maybe we can just have a cake and some party hats.

Sara: Are you kidding?! We are going to pull out all the stops. Weíll have streamers, balloons, noisemakers, and party favors. This is going to be really fun.

Paul: I donít even know if heíd like all that. What are you doing?

Sara: Iím getting lots of confetti to throw when we sing ďHappy Birthday.Ē

Paul: The confetti is going to get all over the ice cream and the icing on the cake. And itíll be a nightmare to clean up.

Sara: Donít worry about the clean up. Iíll take care of that. Now, where are the goodie bags...

Paul: Are you sure all of this is necessary?

Sara: Of course, it is. Ooo...What do you think of hiring a clown and renting an inflatable castle for the party?

Paul: You do remember that Gabriel is turning one, donít you?

Sara: So?
...

Itís just as I suspected. Some birthday parties arenít for the children. Theyíre for the adults who never grew up!


Script by Dr. Lucy Tse

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