Today we will learn more common phrases and idioms with the help of the film Forrest Gump. Then you can practice with your co-workers, classmates, or new friends. Having conversations in English may be scary at first, but it is a great way to practice your English and get to know people better.
1. Watch the video:
2. Read the text
The first time I heard the sweetest voice.
Well are you going to sit down, or aren’t you?
My legs are just fine and dandy.
My back’s crooked like a question mark.
Just stay a little longer.
3. Take the quiz
This topic is only a suggestion. If practicing these new phrases is hard to do, talk about something that is important to you or about something that interests you! It’s always easier to talk about something you are passionate about! Once the conversation is flowing, you’ll be surprised how much you have in common with people from different walks of life!