Series 03 Episode 12

Your comments about British food - and Carolina has a suggestion about a boy for Emily!

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Elementary Podcasts are suitable for learners with different levels of English. Here are some ways to make them easier (if you have a lower level of English) or more difficult (if you have a higher level of English). You can choose one or two of these suggestions - you don't have to do all of them!

Making it easier

  • Read all the exercises before you listen to the podcast.
  • Look up the words in the exercises that you don't know in a dictionary.
  • Play the podcast as many times as you need.
  • Play each part of the podcast separately.
  • Read the transcript after you have listened to the podcast.

Making it harder

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  • Play the whole podcast without a break.
  • Don't read the transcript.

Now, listen to the podcast and do the exercises on the following tabs.

Select all the sentences that are true, according to the podcast.

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Choose who said the sentence.

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Put the words in the right group.

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Complete the sentences with words from exercise 3.

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Put the words in the right order to make sentences from the podcast.

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Put the words in the gaps.

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Choose the best answer.

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Put the words in the right spaces.

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Match the film genres to the films.

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Leave a comment below!

Do you enjoy going to the cinema? What sort of films do you like watching? How about films from your country? Are there any you’d recommend to other podcast listeners?

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Series 03 Episode 11

Tess and Ravi discuss something British that people think isn't much good. Adam and Rob read your comments about your jobs.

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Elementary Podcasts are suitable for learners with different levels of English. Here are some ways to make them easier (if you have a lower level of English) or more difficult (if you have a higher level of English). You can choose one or two of these suggestions - you don't have to do all of them!

Making it easier

  • Read all the exercises before you listen to the podcast.
  • Look up the words in the exercises that you don't know in a dictionary.
  • Play the podcast as many times as you need.
  • Play each part of the podcast separately.
  • Read the transcript after you have listened to the podcast.

Making it harder

  • Listen to the podcast before you read the exercises.
  • Only play the podcast once before answering the questions.
  • Play the whole podcast without a break.
  • Don't read the transcript.

Now, listen to the podcast and do the exercises on the following tabs.

Select all the sentences that are true, according to the podcast.

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Put the words in the right group.

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English

Put the words in the spaces.

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Choose the right answer.

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Match the nationality of the restaurant with the food and drink.

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Put the words in the right group.

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Write the country or nationality.

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Match the places to eat with the definitions.

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Have you ever tried British food? What did you think of it? If you haven’t tried it; what do you think British food is?

What about eating out in your country? What sort of restaurants do you have? What’s your favourite cuisine? Why?

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Series 03 Episode 10

Carolina has a new job, but does she enjoy it? Rob and Adam talk about all the different things that you drink.

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Elementary Podcasts are suitable for learners with different levels of English. Here are some ways to make them easier (if you have a lower level of English) or more difficult (if you have a higher level of English). You can choose one or two of these suggestions - you don't have to do all of them!

Making it easier

  • Read all the exercises before you listen to the podcast.
  • Look up the words in the exercises that you don't know in a dictionary.
  • Play the podcast as many times as you need.
  • Play each part of the podcast separately.
  • Read the transcript after you have listened to the podcast.

Making it harder

  • Listen to the podcast before you read the exercises.
  • Only play the podcast once before answering the questions.
  • Play the whole podcast without a break.
  • Don't read the transcript.

Now, listen to the podcast and do the exercises on the following tabs.

Select all the true sentences.

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Match the times in number format with the times in word format.

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English

Move the words into the right gaps.

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Put the different parts of the conversation in the right order. The first is at the top.

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Drag the words into the right gaps.

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Choose two possible answers.

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Match the questions to the answers.

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Type one word in the gaps to complete the small talk.

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Do you like your job – or your studies or your school?

We’d like to hear what you like or what you don’t like about your job. Is it interesting and exciting or is it boring and badly paid?

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Series 03 Episode 09

Our listeners' musical talents are the topic for discussion this episode. Tess and Ravi tell you all about the drink British people are famous for loving.

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Elementary Podcasts are suitable for learners with different levels of English. Here are some ways to make them easier (if you have a lower level of English) or more difficult (if you have a higher level of English). You can choose one or two of these suggestions - you don't have to do all of them!

Making it easier

  • Read all the exercises before you listen to the podcast.
  • Look up the words in the exercises that you don't know in a dictionary.
  • Play the podcast as many times as you need.
  • Play each part of the podcast separately.
  • Read the transcript after you have listened to the podcast.

Making it harder

  • Listen to the podcast before you read the exercises.
  • Only play the podcast once before answering the questions.
  • Play the whole podcast without a break.
  • Don't read the transcript.

Now, listen to the podcast and do the exercises on the following tabs.

Choose all the sentences that are true.

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Put the sentences in the right group.

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Put the verbs in the spaces.

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Choose the right form of the verb.

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Match the two parts of the dialogue.

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Type the missing word.

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Match the words with the definitions.

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Put the sentences in order to make a British cup of tea!

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Leave a comment below!

Do you drink tea or coffee? How do you make it? With or without milk? With or without sugar? What other things do people in your country like to drink?

We always enjoy reading your comments and we read some of them out in the following episode.

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Series 03 Episode 08

Jamie has a surprise for Carolina, who is already quite excited about her new job. Meanwhile, Rob and Adam have been waiting patiently since the last episode to talk about queuing.

While you listen

Elementary Podcasts are suitable for learners with different levels of English. Here are some ways to make them easier (if you have a lower level of English) or more difficult (if you have a higher level of English). You can choose one or two of these suggestions - you don't have to do all of them!

Making it easier

  • Read all the exercises before you listen to the podcast.
  • Look up the words in the exercises that you don't know in a dictionary.
  • Play the podcast as many times as you need.
  • Play each part of the podcast separately.
  • Read the transcript after you have listened to the podcast.

Making it harder

  • Listen to the podcast before you read the exercises.
  • Only play the podcast once before answering the questions.
  • Play the whole podcast without a break.
  • Don't read the transcript.

Now, listen to the podcast and do the exercises on the following tabs.

Choose all the sentences that are true.

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Put the days of the week in the correct order. Monday is at the top already.

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Put the letters in order to spell the days of the week.

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Type in the days of the week.

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Match the questions and the answers.

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Drag the words into the right gaps.

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Move the words into the right gaps.

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Now try to remember the words from the exercise above.

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Match the possessives.

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Choose the best option.

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Leave a comment below!

Have you ever been in a band? What was the name of your band? What musical instrument do you play? What style of music do you play? Are you still playing? And, if not, why did you stop?

We love reading your comments and we reply to some of them each episode.

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初级英语播客 - 系列 3

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初级英语播客系列3的第6片段登场了。Carolina需要在英国找个工作,但是她可以如愿以偿吗?感谢大家有关足球运动的留言,您的观点让Adam很惊讶!

初级英语播客系列3的第6片段登场了。Carolina需要在英国找个工作,但是她可以如愿以偿吗?感谢大家有关足球运动的留言,您的观点让Adam很惊讶!

英语 2012

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查阅英语2012板块,这里你会找到有关于伦敦2012奥林匹克与残疾人奥林匹克运动会的所有学习资源。

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