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[Talk] Congratulations To The Award Winner

[Talk] Congratulations To The Award Winner

Mary and Sheldon are talking about the winner of this year’s Chancellor’s Award for Science.  Hey, Sheldon. I was up in the administration office,and I happened to overhear the name of the winner of this year’s Chancellor’s Award for Science.  And you want to rub my nose in the fact that my contributions are being overlooked again? […]

[Talk] What A Great Show!

[Talk] What A Great Show!

Joe and Hebe are talking about the show that just passed.  Well, there was quite a show!  I’ll say. I’ve never seen one as good as it. That final dress was amazing! I don’t even know what the material was.  Some kind of silk, I think.  But the way it was folded—really great. I thought […]

[Talk] Has it been repaired yet?

[Talk] Has it been repaired yet?

Mrs. Parker is trying to get her car repaired before she goes out. Here is the conversation between her and the shopkeeper.   Hello, is this Joe’s Auto Repair Shop?   Yes, it is. How may I help you?   This is Mrs. Parker. I’m calling about my car. Has it been repaired yet?   […]

[Talk] What Jobs Are Popular in Your Country?

[Talk] What Jobs Are Popular in Your Country?

 What kind of jobs are becoming popular in your country?  As in many countries, there’s been a big growth in anything related to computers. Young people are attracted to that field in particular. There’s also been a big growth in education.  There’s been a growth in that field in my country too. A lot of […]

[Talk] Just Like Your Job

[Talk] Just Like Your Job

Good morning. So this is the first day for you to work here, I hope you’ll like your job. Good morning, Ms.Wilson. I’ve got a lot to learn from you. I think I’ll enjoy working with you . I hope so. Now let me tell you your duties here. This is your desk. Please sit […]

[Talk] Fruit VS Vegetables

[Talk] Fruit VS Vegetables

 Do you eat a lot of fruit and vegetables in you country?  Yes, we do. The most popular vegetables are potatoes, carrots, peas, and cauliflower. The most popular fruit are apples, bananas, pears, peaches, grapes, and oranges. Do you like vegetables? I like them very much. We also eat a lot of vegetables in my […]

[Talk] How Often Do You Eat Out?

[Talk] How Often Do You Eat Out?

Louise is curious about why her friend Shelly eats out very often….  How often do you eat out, Shelly?   Well, very often. I eat out almost five times a week.   Wow, I really envy you.   Don’t envy me. It’s for business. In fact, I’m sick and tired of restaurant food. Sometimes I […]

[Talk] Plan For The Future

[Talk] Plan For The Future

Tom and Sophie are about to become fresh graduates. Here’s the conversation about their plans for the future.  Let’s check it out.  You’ll soon graduate from your university. Do you have any plans for the future?  I’m planning to go to graduate school, but I also want to find a job. Otherwise, I’ll have nowhere […]

[Talk] Tell Me About Yourself

[Talk] Tell Me About Yourself

Mary and Joe are international students in San Francisco. Here’s their short conversation when they encounter outside the classroom.    Tell me about yourself. How long have you lived in San Francisco?   I’ve lived here for about four years. How about you?   I haven’t been here as long as you. I arrived two […]

[Talk] Overslept… Again…

Rosie overslept because her alarm clock didn’t go off this morning…   Sorry, I overslept. My clock didn’t go off this morning.   Again?  That’s right, even though I did set the alarm last night.  Your clock never works. Perhaps you should buy a new one.  Well, if it breaks down again tomorrow, I’ll definitely […]

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