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Penelope Cruz - Listening

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Requested by Yura.

Do you remember the lesson English accents? The lesson aimed to give you an awareness of the many different accents that you may hear people speaking in.

You should expose yourself to as many different accents as possible as it is very unlikely you will only hear ‘standard English’ when outside the classroom.

Penelope Cruz is an actress from Spain.

Listen very carefully to the interview and then see if you can answer the true or false questions below.

Lesson by Caroline


  • 1. Penelope Cruz grew up right in the centre of a city.



  • 2. Everyone in Penelope’s family loved movies.



  • 3. Penelope prefers Los Angeles to New York.



  • 4. When Penelope was a teenager she used to go to the cinema by herself.



  • 5. People love Woody Allen in Spain.



  • 6. Woody Allen meets with his actresses for very long interviews.



  • 7. After the Oscars Penelope felt she had to eat a cheese burger!



  • 8. Penelope studied ballet as a child.