Our friends are staying here for Christmas. Find out if they are spending this festive season alone.

Written by Chris Rose. 

Do the Preparation task first. Then listen to the audio. Next go to each Task and do the activity. If you need help, you can read the Transcript at any time.


Language level

Elementary: A2
Intermediate: B1


Thanks for another great episode. I've become addicted to the stories. I'm really looking forward to listen to the next one. I wonder what's new.

Thank u for  the new sery, it was entertaining, and the tasks were helpful.

Thanks, information was value. I hope to get real English and become good speaker. help me please>


Really , very great episode , I like ( Big City Small World ) too. & i'm Waiting for new episodes. Thanks to The British Council. :D

I need to improve my english level as soon as possible. if you can help me thanks. those activities are so nice not only for adults but also for the little ones.

Thanks for the new episode. But I can not download the mp3 version. Help, please :)

Hello Meily,
Can you please give some more details about the problems you are having downloading the mp3? It works OK for me, so I need to know more about your situation.
Best wishes,
The LearnEnglish Team

Oh, I've been waiting this episode for so long. Thank you so much. I love British Council :)

I've downloaded the mp3
thanks the site!