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Quiz

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Does he like art ?

a) Very much
b) No too much
c) Not at all
What can you see in a landscape?
a) Mountains and rivers
b) Flowers and things
c) Both
Who was an artist?
a) His dad
b) His sister
c) His mom
What do you use when you sketch?
a) Pencil and paper
b) Paint and brush
c) Camera and film
Where are there good museums in Japan?
a) Ueno
b) Nippori
c) Ebisu
Transcript

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Uh..Trevor!
Yeah, how ya going?
Uh..doing good. Uh..let's talk about art.
Sure.
OK. Do you like art?
Yeah, very much.
OK..uh..what kind of art do you like?
I like landscapes.
Landscapes?
Yeah, mostly landscapes.
OK. When you see a landscape, what can you see inside the landscape?
Uh, how it's all positioned on the canvas
Uh-huh.
And whether it looks real or not
I mean like what things? What things can you see?
Uh..mountains and rivers, trees!
Mountains, rivers!
Flowers and things.
OK. Um..do you ever paint pictures?
Mm..I did a bit in school, but I do a little bit
of sketching now. My mother was an artist.

OK. What..what is sketching?
Sketching is just using a pencil and paper.
Oh..OK. Pencil and paper. Got it! Um..
A re there any good art museums in Tokyo?
Yeah, there's many good ones in Ueno.
Mm-hm!
I have a friend who has some paintings there so I visited,
very nice.

Nice! Wow, your..your friend is an artist!
Mm-hm. That's right.
OK. Thanks a lot Trevor.

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