Episode 07 - A race

Sammy and Julia discover they both like the same sport. But can they enjoy it together?

Transcript

Sammy: Hi, Julia!
Julia: Oh! Hi, Sammy! You again.
Sammy: Well, I come to the park every morning. I always go jogging in the morning.
Julia: I come here most mornings, too. I usually ride my bike. I never go jogging.
Sammy: Exercise is very important. Everyone should be fit and healthy.
Julia: Do you do any other kinds of exercise apart from jogging?
Sammy: Yeah. I often, erm, go to the gym. And, occasionally run marathons.
Julia: Marathons?
Sammy: Yeah, that's why I go jogging every morning.
Julia: And do you ever go swimming?
Sammy: Swimming? Yeah, I love swimming. I usually go three or four times a week.
Julia: I love swimming.
Sammy: I love swimming. I'm a really good swimmer, actually.
Julia: Yes, I'm a good swimmer, too.
Sammy: No, I'm a really good swimmer. I was in my school team.
Julia: Very impressive. ... Do you fancy going swimming this afternoon?
Sammy: Yeah, I'd love to.
Julia: OK. See you at the pool! Four o'clock?
Sammy: OK.

Man: Hey, Julia!
Julia: Oh, hi!
Sammy: Let's see what a good swimmer you are! Let's have a race!
Julia: A race? You and me?
A second man: Hey, Julia!
Julia: Oh, hello!
Sammy: Yes, you and me. Are you scared?
Julia: Scared? Me?! Don't be silly! ... OK, then. It's a race. The first to the other side of the pool is the winner!

Sammy: Wow! You really are a good swimmer! How often do you go swimming?
Julia: I go swimming every day. Sometimes twice a day. In fact, I'm a member of the city swimming team.
Sammy: Oh!

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Discussion

Language level

Beginner: A1
Pre-intermediate: A2
I like to go jogging with my friends every morning because I would like to breathe fresh air.
My favourite one is table tennis. I've been playing table tennis since I was a child. Why do I like it? Because I I am good at it .
I really like swimming. I am not so talented for sports, but swimming and gym are suitable for me.
every Sunday, I go to the pool with my kids, my boys love to swim. It's become a habit .... everyone has fun
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However big, however small Let me be part of it all Share your games with me You may be right, you may be wrong But say that you'll bring me along To the goal you see
For me I really like football. And I usually play football with my friends three times a week. Hope you to have a nice time with your friends.
my favorite sport is swimming. I swim three times a week and do yoga twice. my family does not like to do sports. but sometimes we walk together
I really like riding my bike to go to my job everyday and dime times I swimm weekends
hi ı really like swimming, a few ago ı swam twice or three times a week, but now ı occasionally swim. apart from swimming ı like riding bicycle, ı usually ride my bicycle at weekends
I like to play tennis with my friend because we are having fun. Every sport takes us out of our daily routine.
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