Meeting other students

Meeting other students

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

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



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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Submitted by cicerocoghi on Wed, 13/03/2024 - 11:42


It was a big problem for me to choose just one subject to study because I believe every different subjects are connect each other....anyway! Actually I have more facilities in understand the logical things then I like maths, physics, chemistry but in the another away I think if you try understand subjects like history, arts, and study the psychologist area as well you can understand and have more comprehension about is a mix between science and arts, logical and emotional perception, the sure and the incognita...but I would choose two options: history and maths....and music as well because I love it very much....

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Submitted by yukizita on Mon, 11/03/2024 - 18:50


I like studying english, education-based subjects and to know about women's history throughout the centuries.

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Submitted by Maminiaina on Mon, 19/02/2024 - 15:21


I'm a scientist but i don't really like maths. I like physics and chemistry. Arts? i'm not good

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Submitted by Thanh tuyền on Fri, 16/02/2024 - 15:18


I like to study English because it is easy to do by myself. Actually, I also like to study math a little bit, but it is a subject that is quite difficult because it involves calculating more than English. 

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Submitted by Ahmeddeda77 on Mon, 29/01/2024 - 11:46


I like Math, I like to solve problems and guess the solutions. Math can organize your thinking and think out of the box.

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Submitted by bkbmtwimlat3 on Wed, 17/01/2024 - 18:55


I like physics class because the problems are very fun.

Submitted by fajarsumirat on Tue, 16/01/2024 - 08:10


[What subjects do you like to study?]
1. business 2. digital marketing 3. business intelligence 4. corporate finance 5. investment 6. Statistics for investment in stock markets 7. business reporting

Submitted by 何恭豪 on Mon, 15/01/2024 - 14:45


I like to study cooking, i love seeing people who ate my cuisine feel great.

Submitted by ddddsky on Wed, 10/01/2024 - 04:35


I love maths. I also like biology, but only the cells and genetics parts.

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Submitted by on Mon, 08/01/2024 - 20:03


I like scientific subjects, in particular I love maths. Though I even like human and social subjects such as English, psychology, philosophy and economics.