Situations: Describing a Picture

Conversation Practice

1. Find a picture from a book or magazine.

Describe the picture to your partner.

For example,

In this picture, there are two boys.

They are running after a dog.

I think they will go swimming in the lake.

2. Draw a picture of a house or a room.

Describe your picture to your classmates.

For example,

On the right side of the room, there is a small table.

On top of the table, there are some books.

Next to the table, there is a tall lamp.

3. Ask questions about a picture or drawing.

For example,

What are these people doing?

I think they’re having a picnic.

What is (that) (next to the tree)?

It looks like a cow.

Speaking Situations: Describing a Picture

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