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Entertainment


This is a list of vocabulary items related to entertainment

Going out dancing

  • Do you feel like going out?
  • Fancy going for something to eat?
  • What about going to that new Brad Pitt film?
  • Why don't we go to the restaurant?
  • Let's go and do some theater.
  • I fancy seeing that new French exhibition.

(To be polite take with you a bottle of wine if you are invited.)

Staying in

  • I'm exhausted; I'm going to stay at home.
  • I'm going to stay in and veg = vegetate. ( I'm going to stay at home and do nothing.)
  • Jack's such a couch potato = This means that Jack loves to spend his life sitting on the sofa
  • I'm going to go back to mine and chill = I'm going home to seriously relax
  • let's get a takeaway (food you order from a restaurant to eat at home) and go home.

People

  • actor / actress
  • artist
  • audience
  • backing group
  • ballerina
  • choreographer
  • cast
  • composer
  • conductor
  • dancer
  • director
  • drummer
  • guitarist (lead / bass)
  • magician
  • musician
  • orchestra
  • painter
  • pianist
  • playwright
  • producer
  • saxophonist
  • sculptor
  • singer
  • vocalist
  • violinist

Arts and Crafts

  • carving
  • drawing
  • knitting
  • painting
  • pottery
  • sculpture
  • sewing

Artistic Events

  • ballet
  • concert
  • exhibition
  • film
  • play
  • opera

Inside the Theater

  • aisle
  • box
  • circle
  • curtain
  • footlight
  • gallery
  • lighting
  • microphone
  • orchestra pit
  • row
  • screen
  • scenery
  • set
  • speaker
  • stage
  • stalls
  • wings
  • workshop

Places

  • art gallery
  • bar
  • cinema
  • cafè
  • Circus
  • concert hall
  • exhibition center
  • museum
  • nightclub
  • opera house
  • pub
  • restaurant
  • stadium
  • theater
  • zoo

Verbs

  • applaud
  • boo (to make an expression of strong disapproval or disagreement: "People at the back started booing loudly")
  • conduct
  • exhibit
  • go out
  • perform
  • play (a part)
  • stay (at home)