Oxford Scene 2 - Language Focus

Rob the teacher talks about using the word 'like' as a filler.

Task 1

Language Task

Read the sentences about using fillers and decide if they are true or false.


Task 2

Language Task

Rearrange the text into the order of the dialogue in the video.


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Submitted by May Thida Su on Sat, 16/10/2021 - 05:55


Dear Team, I didn't catch that what Rob said at the beginning of the video " I hope you drive a car better than you ---- a boat." What's the word in the blank? Thank you so much.

Hello May Thida Su,

The word Rob says is 'steer'. It's perfectly fine to use 'drive a boat' here as well.

The LearnEnglish Team

Submitted by Wanda on Sat, 19/08/2017 - 13:27

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