What do you do in your free/ spare/ leisure time?
what do you do in your free time? /friː/
what do you do in your spare time? /sper/
what do you do in your leisure time? /ˈliːʒər/
I like painting /ˈpeɪntɪŋ /
•I like walking /ˈwɔːkɪŋ/
•I like swimming /ˈswɪmɪŋ /
•I like dancing /ˈdænsɪŋ/
•I like reading a book/books /ˈriːdɪŋ/
I like drawing /ˈdrɔːɪŋ/
I like cycling /ˈsaɪklɪŋ/
•I like playing volleyball /ˈpleɪɪŋ ˈvɑːlibɔːl/
•I like playing tennis /ˈtenɪs/
I like playing baseball /ˈbeɪsbɔːl/
I like playing golf /ɡɑːlf/
I like playing badminton /ˈbædmɪntən/
•I like playing football/ soccer /ˈfʊtbɔːl/ /ˈsɑːkər/
I like riding a bike /ˈraɪdɪŋ baɪk/
I like taking photos
I like riding a horse /hɔːrs/
I like listening to music /ˈlɪsnɪŋ tu: ˈmjuːzɪk/
I like going to the cinema/ movie theater
I like going to the theater
I like playing the guitar /ɡɪˈtɑːr/
•I like playing the violin /ˌvaɪəˈlɪn/
I like playing the piano /piˈænoʊ/
I like rollerblading /ˈroʊlərbleɪd/
I like playing chess /tʃes/
I like running/ jogging /ˈrʌnɪŋ/ /ˈdʒɑːɡɪŋ/
I like skiing /ˈskiːɪŋ/
I like camping /ˈkæmpɪŋ/
I like doing karate /kəˈrɑːti/
I like sailing /ˈseɪlɪŋ/
I like doing gym /dʒɪm/
I like snowboarding /ˈsnoʊbɔːrdɪŋ/
I like skating /ˈskeɪtɪŋ/
I like diving /ˈdaɪvɪŋ/
I like surfing /ˈsɜːrfɪŋ /
I like kite surfing /kaɪt ˈsɜːrfɪŋ/
I like windsurfing /ˈwɪndsɜːrfɪŋ/
I like playing cards /kɑːrds/
I like gardening /ˈɡɑːrdnɪŋ/
I like shopping /ˈʃɑːpɪŋ/
I like skiing /ˈskiːɪŋ/
I like traveling /ˈtrævl/
I like cooking /ˈkʊkɪŋ/
Like/ love/ enjoy + Verb - ing
•1. at the airport /ˈerpɔːrt/
•2. at the bakery /ˈbeɪkəri/
•3. at the bank /bæŋk/
•4. at the bar /bɑːr/
•5. at the barbershop /ˈbɑːrbərʃɑːp/
at the hair salon/ hairdresser /her səˈlɑːn/ /ˈherdresər/
•6. at the bookstore/ bookshop /ˈbʊkstɔːr/ /ˈbʊkʃɑːp/
•7. at the bus station /ˈbʌs steɪʃn/
•8. at the bus stop /ˈbʌs stɑːp/
•9. at the butcher shop /ˈbʊtʃər ʃɑːp/
•10. at the Cafe/ coffee shop /kæˈfeɪ ʃɑːp/ /ˈkɔːfi ʃɑːp/
•11. at the church /tʃɜːrtʃ/
•12. at the cinema /ˈsɪnəmə/
•13. at the department store /dɪˈpɑːrtmənt stɔːr/
•14. Fire station /ˈfaɪər steɪʃn/
•15. at the flea market /ˈfliː mɑːrkɪt/
•16. at th gallery /ˈɡæləri/
•17. at the Gas / petrol station /ˈɡæs steɪʃn/ /ˈpetrəl steɪʃn/
•18.at the grocery store /ˈɡroʊsəri stɔːr/
•19. at the gym /dʒɪm/
•20. at the hospital /ˈhɑːspɪtl/
•21. at the hotel /hoʊˈtel/
•22. Launderette /lɔːnˈdret/
•23. at the library /ˈlaɪbreri/
•24. at the museum /mjuˈziːəm/
•25. at the park /pɑːrk/
•26. at the pharmacy/drugstore /ˈfɑːrməsi/ /ˈdrʌɡstɔːr/
•27. at the police station /pəˈliːs steɪʃn/
•28. at the Pub /pʌb/
•29. at the restaurant /ˈrestərɑːnt/
•30. at school /skuːl/
•31. at the square - Nguyen Tat Thanh square/ Ba Đinh Square /skwer/
•32 at the supermarket /ˈsuːpərmɑːrkɪt/
•33. Zoo /zuː/
•34.at the charity shop /ˈtʃærəti ʃɑːp/
•35. at the florist /ˈflɔːrɪst/
•36. at the tailor /ˈteɪlər/
•37. Toy shop /tɔɪ ʃɑːp/
•38. at the theater /'θiətə/
•39. at the swimming pool /ˈswɪmɪŋ puːl/
How often do you
go to the cinema/
hang out with your friends/
listen to music...?
>>I usually/ often/ sometimes/never...go shopping/ go to the cinema/ cook/ watch TV/ hang out with my friends/play tennis/listen to music.
Frequently, normally, usually, , often, regularly
Occasionally, , regularly
Rarely, seldom, hardly ever, infrequently
, seldom, hardly ever, infrequently
• •Once a day/ a week/ a month/ a year
••Twice a day/ a week/ a month/ a year
•Three times a day/ a week/ a month/ a year
•Four times a day/ a week/ a month/ a year
•Daily = every day
•Weekly = every week
•Monthly = every month
•Yearly/ Annually = every year
••Every two days
••Every three weeks
••Every 4 years
1/ go boating /ˈboʊtɪŋ/
2/ go sailing /ˈseɪlɪŋ/
3/ go bowling /ˈboʊlɪŋ/
4/ go scuba diving /ˈskuːbə daɪvɪŋ/
5/ go bungee jumping /ˈbʌndʒi dʒʌmpɪŋ/
6/ go shopping /ˈʃɑːpɪŋ/
7/ go camping /ˈkæmpɪŋ/
8/ go sightseeing /ˈsaɪtsiːɪŋ/
9/ go canoeing /kəˈnuːɪŋ/
10/ go skateboarding /ˈskeɪtbɔːrdɪŋ/
11/ go climbing /ˈklaɪmɪŋ/
- 12/ go skating /ˈskeɪtɪŋ/
- go iceskating /ˈaɪs skeɪt/
- go rollerblading /ˈroʊlərbleɪd/
- go inline skating /ˌɪn laɪn ˈskeɪtɪŋ/
- go skateboarding /ˈskeɪtbɔːrdɪŋ/
13/ go dancing /ˈdænsɪŋ/
14/ go skiing /ˈskiːɪŋ/
15/ go fishing /ˈfɪʃɪŋ/
16/ go skinny-dipping /ˈskɪni dɪpɪŋ/
17/ go hiking /ˈhaɪkɪŋ/
- go trekking /trekɪŋ/
- go mountaineering /ˌmaʊntnˈɪrɪŋ/
18/ go skydiving /ˈskaɪdaɪvɪŋ/
19/ go horseback riding /ˈhɔːrsbæk raɪdɪŋ/
20/ go sledding /ˈsledɪŋ/
21/ go hunting /ˈhʌntɪŋ/
22/ go snorkeling /ˈsnɔːrkl/
23/ go jogging /ˈdʒɑːɡɪŋ/
24/ go snowboarding /ˈsnoʊbɔːrdɪŋ/
25/ go kayaking /ˈkaɪækɪŋ/
26/ go spearfishing /spɪr ˈfɪʃɪŋ/
27/ go mountain climbing /ˈmaʊntn ˈklaɪmɪŋ /
28/ go surfing /ˈsɜːrfɪŋ/
- go windsurfing /ˈwɪndsɜːrfɪŋ/
- go kitesurfing /ˈkaɪtsɜːrfɪŋ/
29/ go paragliding /ˈpærəɡlaɪdɪŋ/
30/ go trekking /trekɪŋ/
31/ go parasailing /ˈpærəseɪlɪŋ/
32/ go water skiing /ˈwɔːtərskiːɪŋ/
33/ go rollerblading /ˈroʊlərbleɪdɪŋ/
34/ go window shopping /ˈwɪndoʊ ʃɑːpɪŋ/
35/ go running /ˈrʌnɪŋ/
36/go windsurfing /ˈwɪndsɜːrfɪŋ/
37/ go kart racing /kɑːrt ˈreɪsɪŋ /
38/ go birdwatching /ˈbɜːrdwɑːtʃɪŋ/
39/ go cycling /ˈbɜːrdwɑːtʃɪŋ/ / biking /ˈbaɪkɪŋ/
Hobbies - what do you do in your free/ spare/ leisure time?
•love/ like/ enjoy + Verb - ing
•don’t like/ hate + Verb - ing
1/ At home
3/ Social activities
•playing the guitar
•writing a blog/ a book
•decorating a house/ a Xmas tree/ a café/ my room
Developing your ideas to talk more about your hobbies:
•in the forest
•at the park
•at the bus stop
•at the shopping mall
•in the garden
•at the beach
•at the swimming pool
•at the coffee shop/ cafe
2/ How often
•often/ usually/ always/ sometimes/ never…
•Once/ twice a day/ week/ month/ year
•every day/ week/ month/ year
•every 2 days/ 3 weeks/ 4 years
•a friend of mine
•my girl friend/ my boy friend
•my mother/ father/ brother/ sister/ cousin/ family
•my business partners
•my son/ daughter/ niece/ nephew…
•my husband/ hubby - my wife
•my aunt/ auntie - uncle
•my best friend/ bestie
•my pet (dog/ cat...)
you like/ love/ enjoy..?
•It’s relaxing/ good for my health/ healthy/ interesting/ exciting…
•I want to/wanna be a chef/ painter/ guitarist/ singer…
•I feel happy/ relaxed/ good/ great/ cool/ awesome…
•It makes me happy/ relaxed...
you don’t like/ hate...?
It’s not interesting/ exciting...
I feel tired/ lazy..
I’m lazy/ busy...
•i have been V+ing since i was 10/ a student/ a child
•i have been V+ing for 2 weeks/ 3 months/ a year…
Love + cooking
1/ What do you do in your free time?
2/ Where do you often cook?
3/ Who do you usually cook with?
4/ Who do you cook for?
5/ Do they like your food?
6/ Why do you love cooking?
7/ How often do you cook?
8/ How long do you love cooking?
9/ What you don’t like doing in your free time?
10/ Why you don’t like it?
•In my free time, i love cooking. I usually cook at home and sometimes at my friends’ houses. i often cook with my mom, sometimes with my friends or with my cousins. i really enjoy cooking because i love eating all kinds of food! I cook every weekend or 3 times a week. i have been cooking since i was a student.
•i don’t like shopping because i don't have much money. i go shopping once or twice a month. I prefer window shopping:) Sometimes, i go shopping alone or with some of my friends or with my mom.
1/ What do you do in your free time? (like/ love/ enjoy/ don’t like/ hate)
2/ Do you like traveling?
3/ Why? Why not?
4/ Who do you often travel with?
5/ Where do you usually travel to?
6/ How often do you travel?
7/ Do love doing gym/ yoga?
8/ Why?/ Why not?
9/ How often do you do gym/ yoga?
10/ Where do you do gym/yoga?
11/ Who do you often do gym/ yoga with?
12/ Do you enjoy hanging out?
13/ Why?/ Why not?
14/ Who do you often hang out with?
15/ Where do often hang out?
16/ How often do you hang out?
•In my free time, I love cooking, I like swimming and I enjoy listening to music, but I don’t like shopping and I hate running.
I love cooking. I usually cook at home and sometimes at my friends’ houses. I often cook with my mom, sometimes with my friends or with my cousins. I really enjoy cooking because i love eating all kinds of food! I cook every weekend or 3 times a week.
I like swimming because it’s good for my health. I often go swimming at the beach like Doi Duong beach and Mr. Dia Rock beach or at the swimming pool. I often go swimming with my family, my friends, sometimes with my colleagues. I go swimming twice a week.
I really enjoy listening to music because it’s relaxing. I listen to music everywhere like in my room, in the bathroom, at the coffee shop, on the bus, at the beach or in the park. I often listen to music everyday, especially after I get up and before I go to bed. I love Pop, Rock, R n B. My favorite singers are Micheal Jackson, Linkin Park and Whitney Houston. I like many songs like Heal the World by Micheal Jackson, In the End by Linkin Park and I will always love you by Whitney Houston…I often listen to music alone and sometimes with my friends.
•I don’t like shopping because i don't have much money. I go shopping once or twice a month. I prefer window shopping:) Sometimes, I go shopping alone or with some of my friends or with my mom. I often go shopping at the local market, clothes stores/ shops, supermarkets or shopping malls.
I hate running and I never go running because I feel so tired and lazy.