Short English Dialogues About Entertainment

Hello everyone,

In today’s lesson, we will read 3 short English dialogues about entertainment.

Please pay attention to the phrases and new words.

These dialogues will help boost your speaking skills.

Let’s get started.

A conversation about entertainment between Alex and Jamie:

Alex: Hey Jamie, have you watched any good movies lately?

Jamie: Oh, absolutely! I just watched “Everything Everywhere All at Once” and it was mind-blowing. Have you seen it?

Alex: Not yet, but I’ve heard amazing things about it. What’s so special about it?

Jamie: It’s just so unique. The storyline is incredibly creative, and Michelle Yeoh’s performance is outstanding. Plus, the mix of action, comedy, and drama is really well balanced. You should definitely check it out.

Alex: That sounds awesome. I’ll add it to my list. By the way, have you started watching the new season of “Stranger Things”?

Jamie: Yes! I’m halfway through. It’s so intense. The storyline keeps getting darker and more intriguing. How about you?

Alex: I’m only a couple of episodes in, but I’m already hooked. The production quality seems even higher this season.

Jamie: Totally agree. The special effects and the character development are on another level. It’s hard to stop once you start.

Alex: Speaking of binging, have you been following any new series or found any hidden gems?

Jamie: Actually, I stumbled upon this British series called “Derry Girls.” It’s a comedy set in the 90s during the Troubles in Northern Ireland. It’s hilarious and heartwarming at the same time.

Alex: That sounds interesting. I’ve been looking for something light-hearted to watch. I’ll give it a try.

Jamie: You’ll love it. The characters are so quirky and lovable. What about music? Any new albums or artists you’ve been listening to?

Alex: I’ve been really into this indie band called “The 1975.” Their latest album is fantastic—lots of catchy tunes and deep lyrics.

Jamie: Oh, I love The 1975! Their music is so versatile. Have you seen them live?

Alex: Not yet, but I’d love to. Their concerts are supposed to be amazing. How about you? Any concerts coming up?

Jamie: I’m actually going to see Taylor Swift next month. Her “Eras Tour” is supposed to be incredible.

Alex: That’s awesome! Her shows are always spectacular. I’m sure you’ll have a great time.

Jamie: Thanks! I can’t wait. By the way, have you been to the new art exhibit downtown?

Alex: No, not yet. Is it the one featuring contemporary artists?

Jamie: Yes, it’s a fantastic mix of paintings, sculptures, and interactive installations. You should check it out; it’s really inspiring.

Alex: Sounds like a plan. Thanks for the recommendation. It’s great to catch up and get some new entertainment ideas!

Jamie: Anytime! Let’s grab a coffee next week and chat more about it.

Alex: Absolutely. Looking forward to it!

A conversation about entertainment between Sam and Taylor:

Sam: Hey Taylor, have you seen any good shows recently?

Taylor: Hey Sam! Yeah, I just finished watching “The Mandalorian” on Disney+. It’s amazing, especially if you’re into Star Wars.

Sam: I’ve heard so much about it. Baby Yoda is everywhere on social media! Is it really as good as people say?

Taylor: Definitely. The storyline is gripping, and the production quality is top-notch. Plus, Baby Yoda, or Grogu, is just adorable. You should give it a try.

Sam: I will! Speaking of series, have you watched “Ted Lasso”?

Taylor: Yes! It’s such a feel-good show. I love how it balances humor with heartfelt moments. Jason Sudeikis is brilliant in it.

Sam: I agree. It’s so refreshing to see a show with such positive energy. Any good movies you’ve seen lately?

Taylor: I recently watched “Knives Out.” It’s a modern whodunit with an incredible cast and lots of twists and turns.

Sam: I loved that movie! Daniel Craig’s character was so unique. Are you planning to watch any new releases soon?

Taylor: I’m really looking forward to seeing “Dune.” The trailers look epic, and the cast is stellar. How about you?

Sam: Same here. I’ve been waiting for it ever since it was announced. Plus, I’m excited to see how they adapt the novel.

Taylor: It’s going to be interesting, for sure. By the way, have you been into any good books or audiobooks recently?

Sam: I just finished “The Silent Patient” by Alex Michaelides. It’s a psychological thriller with a great twist at the end. Highly recommend it.

Taylor: Sounds intriguing. I’ve been meaning to read more thrillers. I’ll add it to my list. What about music? Any new favorites?

Sam: I’ve been listening to a lot of Billie Eilish lately. Her new album “Happier Than Ever” is fantastic—so raw and emotional.

Taylor: Billie Eilish is amazing. Her voice is so unique, and her lyrics are deep. I’ve been listening to her too. Have you been to any concerts recently?

Sam: Not yet, but I’m planning to go to a festival this summer. Lots of great bands are performing. How about you?

Taylor: I went to see Coldplay last month. Their live performance is out of this world, so much energy and emotion.

Sam: That sounds incredible. I’d love to see them live one day. Have you checked out any cool new podcasts?

Taylor: Yes, I’ve been listening to “Serial.” It’s a true crime podcast that’s really well done. Each season covers a different case.

Sam: I’ve heard of it! True crime podcasts are so captivating. I’ll have to start listening to it.

Taylor: You won’t regret it. It’s perfect for long commutes or just relaxing at home. Well, it’s great to catch up and get some new entertainment recommendations!

Sam: Absolutely! Thanks for the suggestions, Taylor. Let’s do this again soon.

Taylor: Definitely. Take care, Sam!

A conversation about entertainment between Chris and Jordan:

Chris: Hey Jordan, what’s up? Have you watched anything interesting lately?

Jordan: Hey Chris! Yeah, I just finished binge-watching “The Queen’s Gambit” on Netflix. It’s so good!

Chris: I’ve heard a lot about that one. Is it really worth the hype?

Jordan: Absolutely. The story is fascinating, and Anya Taylor-Joy’s performance is amazing. Plus, it’s made chess look really cool!

Chris: Nice, I’ll have to check it out. Have you seen any good movies recently?

Jordan: Yes, I watched “Parasite” the other day. It’s such a gripping and thought-provoking film. No wonder it won all those awards.

Chris: I loved “Parasite”! The plot twists were incredible. Speaking of awards, did you watch the Oscars this year?

Jordan: I did! It was interesting to see how they handled the show with all the changes. Any favorite winners?

Chris: I was really happy that “Nomadland” won Best Picture. Frances McDormand was fantastic in it.

Jordan: Totally agree. She’s always amazing. Have you been following any new music lately?

Chris: Yeah, I’ve been really into Olivia Rodrigo’s new album. Her songs are so catchy and relatable.

Jordan: Olivia Rodrigo is awesome! “Driver’s License” was stuck in my head for weeks. Have you gone to any live music events recently?

Chris: Not yet, but I have tickets to see Harry Styles next month. I’m so excited!

Jordan: That’s going to be amazing! Harry Styles puts on a great show. How about books? Reading anything good?

Chris: I just started “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens. It’s a beautifully written mystery and coming-of-age story.

Jordan: I’ve heard great things about that book. It’s on my reading list. Have you checked out any cool new podcasts?

Chris: I’ve been listening to “The Daily” by The New York Times. It’s a great way to stay informed on current events.

Jordan: That’s a good one. I’ve been into “How I Built This” by NPR. It’s really inspiring to hear the stories behind successful companies.

Chris: Oh, I love that podcast! It’s fascinating to hear how entrepreneurs overcame challenges. Have you visited any art exhibits or museums recently?

Jordan: I went to the new modern art exhibit at the local museum. They had some really impressive pieces and interactive installations.

Chris: That sounds cool. I’ve been meaning to get back into visiting museums. Thanks for the recommendation!

Jordan: No problem. It’s a nice change of pace. Anyway, it’s great catching up and sharing recommendations.

Chris: Definitely! Thanks for the chat, Jordan. Let’s do this again soon.

Jordan: For sure. Take care, Chris!

_____________________________________

Check out these awesome English dialogue books I recommend:

101 Conversations in Intermediate English

Advanced English Conversation Dialogues: Speak English Like a Native Speaker

American English Slang: Dialogues, Phrases, Words & Expressions

English Dialogues: A Textbook of Spoken English with Dialogues

English Conversation Made Natural: Engaging Dialogues to Learn English

Leave a comment