Situation: Expressing Likes and Dislikes

Speaking Situations: Expressing Likes and Dislikes

  • Phrases to use with these situations

Vocabulary for these situations:

Sample Conversations :

1. Do you like basketball?

Yes I do./ No, I don't.

2. What kind of food do you like?

I like Italian food.

Conversation practice:

1. With a partner, practice asking and answering questions about sports, activities, or food that you like/don't like.

2. Talk about what your friends like/don't like.

Example: Does Kindra like bowling? No. She doesn't.

What kinds of food does Sam like?

He likes meat and potatoes.*

3. Talk about movies or music that you like.


When speaking generally, it's easiest to use plurals with count nouns:


I like apples. (count - plural)

I don't like radishes. (count -plural)

I don't like soda pop. (non-count)