Real English Conversation - 55 : Home decoration
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John: I can't wait to start decorating our new home, where do you want to start?
Mary: Let's start with the living room, that's the first thing people will see when they come in.
John: What colors are you thinking for the walls?
Mary: I was thinking of a light blue or a pale yellow, what do you think?
John: I like the idea of a light blue, it's a calming color.
Mary: We also need to choose a sofa, do you prefer leather or fabric?
John: I prefer leather, it's easier to clean and it looks more modern.
Mary: I was thinking of adding some wall art, what type of art do you like?
John: I prefer abstract art, but we should choose something that matches the room.
Mary: We also need to choose curtains and rugs, what kind of patterns do you like?
John: I like geometric patterns, what about you?
Mary: I was thinking of floral patterns for the curtains and a solid color for the rug.
John: That sounds good, we should also add some plants to the room.
Mary: I agree, plants add life to the room and they help purify the air.
John: We also need to think about lighting, do you prefer bright or soft lighting?
Mary: I prefer soft lighting, it creates a cozy and relaxing atmosphere.
John: I was thinking of adding some wall sconces, they provide a nice ambiance.
Mary: We should also add some decorative pillows to the sofa.
John: I agree, it makes the sofa more comfortable and inviting.
Mary: I can't wait to see how it all comes together!
What room do John and Mary want to start decorating first?
What color is Mary thinking for the living room walls?
What type of sofa does John prefer?
What kind of lighting does Mary prefer?
What does John suggest they add to the sofa?