Comprehension Exercise 02 - "Can you help me?"
Rie: Mrs. Brookshire, can you help me? I'm reading this magazine and I don't understand this word.
Mrs. Brookshire: Which one? Oh, that... hmmm, sorry, I'm really busy now. I'll help you later.
Rie: Oh? What are you doing?
Mrs. Brookshire: I'm watching TV.
Rie: What are you watching?
Mrs. Brookshire: It's a love story with Demi Moore.
Rie: Can Mr. Brookshire help me?
Mrs. Brookshire: Well, he's busy, too. He's reading.
Rie: What's he reading?
Mrs. Brookshire: He's reading a book about Africa.
Rie: What about Lynn? Can she help me?
Mrs. Brookshire: Oh, she can't help you right now. She's talking on the phone.
Rie: Who's she talking to?
Mrs. Brookshire: Her boyfriend. You are asking a lot of questions tonight.
Rie: I know. I'm practicing asking questions in English.