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Camden Scene 2 - Language Focus

Rob talks about the sort of questions people ask when they go clothes shopping.

Watch the video. Then go to Task and do the activities.

Task 1

Language Task

Match the beginnings and endings.


Task 2

Language Task

Are the sentences from a clothes shop or from a restaurant?



Language level

Intermediate: B1


Could any of you tell me what Ash and Rob said at 0:08 to 0:12? I'll appreciate you all.

Hi May Thida Su,

Ashlie says: It took him ages to find a present for Mum.

Rob says: Yeah, it looked, er, sort of interesting. 

I hope that helps :)


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"Shopping with Stephen is a night man" ? I could not recognize what she said an what does she mean in this sentence

Hello ames5,

Ashlie says 'Shopping with Stephen is a nightmare'. In other words, it is like a bad dream!



The LearnEnglish Team

Hiya! Exuse me, can you help about first frase of Rob, I do not understand it. Rob speak "Nice ***, Ashle". I can not understand, nice what?

Hi LeonidM,

Rob says "Nice outfit, Ashlie", which is a compliment about how Ashlie is dressed.


Best wishes,


The LearnEnglish Team