There shall be no “Answer Day” or “Call Day” as the term is used in other civil cases on single cause forcible entry and detainer complaints, and the trial date shall be set forth in the summons. Defendant shall be served at least seven (7) days prior to the date set for trial. Motions shall be heard at the trial, unless the assigned judge or magistrate directs otherwise. A continuance may be granted as provided in R.C. 1923.08.