Elementary Podcasts: Tess & Ravi

In this episode Tess and Ravi talk about clothes, and their guests talk about the designer of Apple products, Jonathan Ive, and women's football. You can also follow Carolina on her journey from Venezuela to the UK. Will she find her suitcase?

Listen to the podcast then do the first exercise to check your understanding. If you have more time choose some of the language practice exercises.

Check your understanding

Exercise

Language practice exercises

Task 1

Tess and Ravi 

Practise the language you heard in Tess and Ravi's introduction [00:20] .

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Task 2

Carolina 1

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [15:45].

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Task 3

Carolina 2

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [15:45].

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Task 4

Carolina 3

Practise the language you heard in the soap opera about Carolina [15:45].

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Task 5

Tom the teacher 1

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Task 6

Tom the teacher 2

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Task 7

Tom the teacher 3

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Task 8

Tom the teacher 4

Practise the language you heard in Tom the teacher’s summary [21:24].

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Discussion

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Language level

Intermediate: B1
Pre-intermediate: A2

Comments

Hi,

I would like to speak and listening english
Well, which parts to begin, starting from english grammar or listening, i hope the team of bristish council advise me what i have to do. Thank you very much for your help and attention

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Hello,
I think men are better than women in football, it's a game which need a lot of energy, the stadium is to big for a women, men are more able to manage all this surface.

Hello, 
I think men are better than women in football, it's a game which need a lot of energy, the stadium is to big for a women, men are more able to manage all this surface.

I am really keen on learning advanced level English and is there any shortcut way to learn English within very short time?
 

I don't know the work work of much designers... I heard about a famous recently deceased fashion designer Alexander MvQueen! He designed that shoes that went famous. I know and Lady Gaga wear them!
I saw a documentary about Frank O. Gehry, an architect that designed the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, my favorite work that I saw.
I also like Ted "The Architect" from the TV series "How I Met Your Mother". LOL. I recommend that series if you want to laugh a lot!

I like the slogan of apple.I hear it first time today.I dont like the joke of third podcast.

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