Elementary Podcasts: Tess & Ravi

Welcome to LearnEnglish podcasts! In this episode the presenters, Tess and Ravi, introduce themselves, and their guests talk about Angelina Jolie, New York City and celebrities who work for charity. You can also meet Carolina, a Venezuelan student who’s coming to live in the UK. Will she arrive safely?

Listen to the podcast then do the first exercise to check your understanding. If you have more time choose some of the language practice exercises.

Check your understanding

Exercise

Language practice exercises

Task 1

Tess and Ravi

Practise the language you heard in Tess and Ravi’s introduction [00:23] .

Exercise

Task 2

Carolina 1

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [11:55].

Exercise

Task 3

Carolina 2

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [11:55].

Exercise

Task 4

Tom the teacher 1

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [17:12].

Exercise

Task 5

Tom the teacher 2

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [17:12].

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Task 6

Tom the teacher 3

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [17:12].

Exercise

Discussion

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Language level

Elementary: A2

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Hello. I am from Russia. I have some problems with practice material. When I clicked on the "Introducing people - gapfilling activity"  I see the window and blinking phrase "download".. only..

Hi Dmitriy

We will check all the exercises this coming week and fix any that are broken.

Kevan Cummins
The LearnEnglish Team

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