Listen to the lecturer giving some facts and figures to practise and improve your listening skills.

Do the preparation task first. Then listen to the audio and do the exercises.

Discussion

Télécharger

Language level

Pre-intermediate: A2

Comments

it's difficult

I've liked the numbers since I was a child and I really love doing numerical calculations. I liked numbers so much, so that my favorites subjects were Maths, Chemistry and Physics.

I think that I’m very good with numbers
I often use a mental calculation , to find a futur date or for get a total of operations , I use for this different languages I speak Arabic French and English.

i replay the audio for 4 times , it is tricky at first because it was difficult to distnguish betwen some numbers for example 1881 ,1914....

I'm quite well, even though I found difficult to recognise the numbers which look like similar in spoken language.

The first part was tricky, may I get only the ideas and didn't kept the order of the appearance of the words

It was an excellent practice. I understood every word and sentence.

thanks

When we listen, it's difficult to distinguish between some numbers, for examples 1914 or 1940.

Excellent