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Oxford Scene 2 - Language Focus

Rob the teacher talks about using the word 'like' as a filler.

Task 1

Language Task

Read the sentences about using fillers and decide if they are true or false.


Task 2

Language Task

Rearrange the text into the order of the dialogue in the video.



Language level

Intermediate: B1


I like your way of teaching.. Is very witty and very amusing... Congratulations Víctor.Spain

That's really good stuff!  I like it very much :)

i like the way English learners responding to our questions. thanks all. but please i need a special help in my English because my English
is very poor. would you help me please?

hello every one,i'm Reko and i'm from Kurdistan,i'm 20 years old

very good thnks .....

okay  hi everybody ,i am just come here for the 1st time ,want to get more skills about how to use this kind of  video better to improve my English.

Hi Adam.Can you give me more details about how to apply at Oxford University,and if I could obtain tuition fee?Maybe this question is out of your area,but at least I tried.:)Thanks

Dear sir
what  is  the meaning of " Sounds good "

Dear Prabhakar,
It can mean different things in different situations, but I guess you're talking about when Ashlie used it in Scene 1? She meant something like 'it seems to be a good idea'.
Best wishes,
The LearnEnglish Team