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B1 intermediate: Problems at the train station

In this video Makayla needs a bit of help from the station manager at the train station. Will she catch her train?

Do the preparation exercise first. Then watch the video and follow the instructions to practise your speaking.

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Task 1

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Task 2

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Language level

Intermediate: B1


I like traveling by train when i was a kid

I have never traveled by train in my whole life, and that's because here in Mexico there's no railways with coaches for passengers, there are only wagons carrying commodities. I would like to travel by Shinkansen some day.

yes i like traveling by train very much, i enjoy the sights and the relax mood

I love to travel by train. I enjoy the view and lunch box at the train.

I like travel by train. It is easy to travel in this way but sometimes abroad it is hard for me to understand the announcer, what limits my freedom

I like train. I use this when I travel in Singapore and Korea.

Hello. I’m from Spain. I like travel by train. I think it is my favourite way to travel.

I used to travel by train when I was a student. The problem i frequently had was the time in wich the train was coming. It was always late. Now I know the situation is much better than that.

it depends on conditions. if yoy have a good partner and the road has interactive sights i think you can have good time but if it s opposite i think it s not good idea traveling by have to tolerate this sutuation to end of way.

I used the train when I was in France!! I enjoyed it a lot especially the TGV!!!