Apartments for Rent
People often look for cheap apartments or condominiums to rent when going off to college. Other students choose to stay with a homestay family, but this isn't always possible. Therefore, what are three things you look for in selecting a place to live? Put them in order of importance to you and discuss them with a partner.
Listen and Answer
Listen to the conversation by pressing the button and answer the questions.
- 1. What is the main topic of the conversation?
- 2. Why doesn't Ann like her current apartment?
- 3. How much money does Ann want to pay for rent?
- 4. What kind of place is she looking for?
- 5. How is Roger going to help her?
- 1. a search for a new apartment
- 2. It's located some distance from school.
- 3. no more than $200
- 4. an apartment with furniture already in it
- 5. He is going to visit an apartment building near his place.
You usually have to pay a deposit and at least the first month's rent in the US. You can often find advertisements for apartments in the newspaper or on the Internet.