Meeting other students

Listen to a group of new students meeting for the first time to practise and improve your listening skills.

Instructions

Do the preparation task first. Then listen to the audio and do the exercises.

Transcript

Teacher: So, now you've got the important information, it's time to meet each other. Everyone turn to the people next to you and introduce yourselves.

Cara: So, hi. I'm Cara. And you are?

Robert: Robert.

Selim: Selim.

Cara: Nice to meet you!

Robert and Selim: You too.

Robert: Nice accent. Where are you from?

Cara: I'm from Glasgow.

Robert: Oh, really? My mum's from near Glasgow, so I'm half Scottish.

Cara: Cool. Do you live in Scotland?

Robert: No, we live in England, near Manchester. My dad's from there. What about you, Selim?

Selim: I'm from Leeds originally but I grew up near London.

Cara: Are you both doing history on its own?

Selim: No. I'm doing history and German.

Robert: I'm doing it with maths, actually.

Selim: History and maths. That's different!

Robert: Yeah, I couldn't decide between arts and sciences. Maths doesn't help with remembering dates, though! And you?

Cara: I'm doing history and French.

Selim: I wanted to do French but German was easier, so I took that.

Cara: German is so hard!

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Average: 4.5 (2 votes)

Submitted by Praveen kumar on Thu, 04/07/2019 - 15:01

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Now my favourite subject is english :).

Submitted by Diana0419 on Sun, 30/06/2019 - 07:25

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My favourite subject is English because my university major's subject is English. I started to learn English when I was three years old. English is a little bit difficult, but it's my motivation to keep on studying.
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Submitted by teddysl on Sun, 30/06/2019 - 03:53

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i'm always with information technology but i don't like exams!
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Submitted by TP on Sun, 30/06/2019 - 03:50

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I like to study languages. English is my favourite. However, I have learned Japanese and Hindi. Learning a language gives you the opportunity to explore many other things related with it. Apart from that, like I like history and astronomy.

Submitted by Kavi on Sun, 30/06/2019 - 03:48

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I like to study account subject.It's very easy to me.

Submitted by abdalhameed on Fri, 14/06/2019 - 13:16

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I finished medicine 5 months ago, I love this subject.

Submitted by Setareh on Sun, 09/06/2019 - 05:04

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I like to study math and i studied it;

Submitted by Agata2021 on Mon, 03/06/2019 - 14:00

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I finished psychology. I want to become psychoterapist and work in mental hospital.

Submitted by Omran on Mon, 27/05/2019 - 00:56

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Actually from again i like to study Chemistry and math i saw it easy when you love it because you will study it more and more which mean that will make you better, I hope i find the these two subjects in my future specialization.