Business-minded Johnny is busy as always, while Harry has an important question in mind. What is it? Written by Chris Rose.

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Do the Preparation task first. Then listen to the audio. Next go to each Task and do the activity. If you need help, you can read the Transcript at any time.

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Task 1

Task 2

We use tag questions to confirm our understanding of something. Look at these sentences.

So everyone knows now, do they?
He isn’t going to ask her now, is he?
She will say yes, won’t she?

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hi everyone
it is a good way to learn english in this site but i want something new
i learnt pop in i did not know it before
thanks

Hello everyone, I'm Adriana from Slovakia.I think witing with other people in English language is very interesting and it really hepls your English,you can practice your English and you'll remember words better.Please, is anybody, who cas write with me ? I'm looking forward.We can be in contact here or Facebook or on gmial's.

Hi Adriana,
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You now brothers i love English so much and i hope if can one day speak fluently with out any mistake i believe that if you want to do something really you can do it so i promise my self front you Am going do that. 

Hi majed fadol,
Thanks for sharing your promise with us! If you have any questions along the way, please let us know.
One thing to remember - nobody speaks without any mistakes, even native speakers. So don't aim for the impossible!
Good luck!
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Kirk
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Hello every one to day i am listening to Episode 11 
Time is money.
It is very good story i like it ? I am can understand what story about but when i like to improve writing.
Thank you to  British council to be there for people like me to try it improve my learing. 

On listening module exam, how do one manage reading the questions within the limited 10 seconds allocated to cover the questions and understand, listening to speaker and reading as well to answer the questions? Please advice

Hello,
Are you talking about IELTS? If so, could you please ask your question on a page about IELTS listening? That way, other people who are also interested in IELTS listening can see and maybe answer your question - and you can answer theirs!
This page is not about IELTS - it's a general listening page.
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Adam
The LearnEnglish Team

Would not mind if i can as well get some listening practice questions and answer sent to my personal e-mail.

Hello,
We put all our materials on the website at LearnEnglish; we don't have extra materials to send via email.
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Adam
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