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Camden Scene 2 - Language Focus

Rob talks about the sort of questions people ask when they go clothes shopping.

Watch the video. Then go to Task and do the activities.

Task 1

Language Task

Match the beginnings and endings.


Task 2

Language Task

Are the sentences from a clothes shop or from a restaurant?



Language level

Intermediate: B1


I didn't know that how can I ask when I need another size or color in shoes shop.
I think this video is very valuable program, thank you learn English British Council.

it's an useful lesson, very real indeed

Wonderful explanation.Actually shopping in English is really interesting.Also It is the first time I hear the word quid.

thanks for your lesson. it's really useful

Thanks for the lesson Rob..
But as Stephen so wisely said :
"Shoe shop make me tired"

IT is easy to improve my English.The web help me improve my listening,reading,speaking and writing skill

where can I find the transcript of this part?

Hello ngavieng,

The Language Focus sections of Word on the Street do not have transcripts as they are not designed for listening practice but as language explanations.


Best wishes,


The LearnEnglish Team

These days, l am listening Trump' speech . So fantastic when understanding English. It opens my mind. I don't understand much but I love him. I arm to study English more and more. It is really good.

Hi everybody .
I have a wondering about if I can say (try on them ) instead if (try them on ) ???