Elementary Podcasts: Tess & Ravi

In this episode Tess and Ravi talk about clothes, and their guests talk about the designer of Apple products, Jonathan Ive, and women's football. You can also follow Carolina on her journey from Venezuela to the UK. Will she find her suitcase?

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 [00:20] .

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Task 2

Carolina 1

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [15:45].

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Task 3

Carolina 2

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [15:45].

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Task 4

Carolina 3

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [15:45].

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Task 5

Tom the teacher 1

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Task 6

Tom the teacher 2

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Task 7

Tom the teacher 3

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Task 8

Tom the teacher 4

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Discussion

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Language level

Elementary: A2
Intermediate: B1

Comments

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Hello, Learn English team:
To do the exercise number 2, episode 3, Series 1, I tell you that I'd like to meet Pope Juan Pablo Segundo. I think he was a man full of wisdom and good advices. I practically grew up being him the as head of the Church.
I would have liked to know, what the Pope thought about the poor people that don't have anything to eat and the riches that many people of the world have, and do not share.I believe he was a man similar to new Pope Francisco. a great person that I'd like to meet.

Hope I can improve my english day by day .

Hello everybody:
Serie 1, episode 3, Section 4
 
In Colombia  there are an sport called "Sapo" It's a very noisy sport, because it uses gunpowder. the people has to throw a tejo (article of stell) that weighs approximately one pound from about fifteen meters away, to one square with clay that has ballot papers with gunpowder. Wins the ballot who explodes first.
It's a family sport and usually people drink alcohol and eat while they play it. Also listen to music.
 
 

Thanks Bristish Council. These Podcast are really helpfull. They really improve in my listening english ability.

Hello River!
 
I'm happy to hear you like our podcasts! Good luck with your studies, and enjoy the rest of the site.
 
Regards
 
Jeremy Bee
The LearnEnglish Team

Excelent. Post Cast is realy helpfull for my listening habilities

Football is a tradition and traditions unfortunately until recently few have left us involve women. So women know nothing about football, the media themselves men only televised matches if not practically and televised sports on women. They should have channels where you dedicate a specific time to women's sports so we could disseminate and encourage more to practice any kind of sports. We must create a more egalitarian world and we still road

Thanks British Council. These Podcast are really  good/   They really improve in my listening English ability.

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