Betty: Hi, Eric. What do you do in your free time? What’s your hobby (爱好)?
Eric: Well, I have a lot of hobbies. I like to play the piano, I like to listen to music, and I like to go to the movies. But my two favorite hobbies are going to the gym (健身房) and reading books.
Betty: And what do you enjoy about each activity?
Eric: Well, I usually go to the gym in the morning. When I exercise there, I feel relaxed. And I also have a lot of friends at the gym. I enjoy being with them. Reading books is relaxing, too. It makes me feel good. I usually do it in the evening.
Betty: How long do you spend on each activity?
Eric: I usually exercise for an hour and a half or two hours at the gym. I try to go four times a week. And I try to read books every day. I usually spend half an hour reading. ( ) 1. One of Eric’s favorite hobbies is _____.
A. playing the piano
B. going to the gym
C. listening to music
D. going to the movies
( ) 2. Eric likes to be with his _____ at the gym.
( ) 3. When does Eric usually read books?
A. In the morning.
B. On rainy days.
C. In the evening.
D. On the weekend.
( ) 4. How often does Eric go to the gym?
A. Every day.
B. Twice a week.
C. Four times a week.
D. Five times a month.
( ) 5. Eric usually spends _____ reading books.
A. half an hour
B. an hour
C. an hour and a half
D. two hours