Easy English listening Lesson 49 – Differences

Are you tall or short?
Are you big or small?
People come in many different shapes and sizes.
Some people wear size small clothes.
Other people wear size medium clothes.
There are people who wear large size clothes.
Some people even wear extra large clothes.
Some people are thin.
Some people are fat.
Some people are in between.
There are people with short hair.
Other people have long hair.
Some people have no hair at all.
No two people are exactly alike.
Some people have long legs.
I have short legs.
I don’t walk as fast as a person with long legs.
I am not a tall person.
In fact, I am quite short.
My feet are a size seven.
My mother has size five feet.
My father has size twelve feet.
We are all different sizes.
It is not a bad thing.
It is a good thing that we are all unique.

Exercise for this lesson:

  1. What are some examples of different sizes mentioned for clothes?
  2. How are people described in terms of body size and shape?
  3. What is mentioned about people’s hair?
  4. What is the speaker’s opinion about people being different sizes?
  5. What size are the speaker’s feet, as well as the feet of their mother and father?
  6. How does the speaker describe their legs and walking speed?
  7. According to the text, is being different sizes a positive or negative thing?
  8. What does the speaker emphasize about people in the last sentence?

Please comment your answers!

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