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Oxford Scene 1

In this episode, Stephen and Ashlie visit the ancient city of Oxford.

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


Language level

Intermediate: B1


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i am integrating into the course to incorporate it into my open university studies.

It's very extrange to learn drive with out teacher.In Brazil to pick up drive authorization we need to do exams and only after to pass in it you could drive alone.

Yes, I have heard of Oxford. It' s a big university.
I think they are going there to search some information about their tasks or researches.

I have heard that oxford university is one of the most famous university around the world and was founded long time ago, this institution have had the privilege of receive the most brilliant minds.

maybe ashlie and stephen are looking for information about the university and the city, They need this information to take a decision related to their studies.

I have heard about oxford before. That's an university and also a publishing house which we have bought our textbooks for English lessons and our storybooks from. I haven't been there before but I want to go. Maybe they're going to there for a trip or visiting someone.

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i think there's a mistake in task 1( Check your understanding

Choose the best anwers) anwers not like that like this answers .

Hello moa17,

As far as I can see the answers are correct. Which question do you think is wrong?


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