Business cards

Listen to four people talk about their jobs to practise and improve your listening skills.

Instructions

Do the preparation task first. Then listen to the audio and do the exercises.

Transcript

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A: Hello, Doctor Miller. It's nice to meet you.  

B: Please call me Peter.

A: OK. Are you a medical doctor? It must be helpful when you sell medical equipment.

B: Actually, no. My doctorate was in electronic engineering, but it's still helpful for me when I sell our equipment.


B

Good morning, everyone. I'm happy to be here today to tell you about our new project. My name is Alessandro Rossi. I'm the project leader on the Starlight programming project.


C

Pleased to meet you. Here's my card. My real name is Megumi Tanaka, but people who are not from my country think it's difficult to say my name, so I use another name, Meg, when I'm working internationally.


D

Hello, everyone. My name's Andres Mulligan. I'm very happy to be joining this team for the next few months and learning more about research and development.

Reading text

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DX Medical Equipment Ltd
Dr Peter Miller
Sales Director

2

*Space10 Designs*
Alessandro Rossi
Lead Programmer

3

Global Engineering Consults
Megumi Tanaka
Product Manager

4

MaXtin Ltd
Andres Mulligan Jr
Intern, R&D team

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Submitted by Dariusz on Wed, 20/11/2019 - 23:42

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In my country on business card people have information like: name, last name, job and contact.

Submitted by subedi sweety on Tue, 12/11/2019 - 10:33

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Well, the business cards which is used in my country have the several details alike most of the other country's card such as their name, credit card number, expiry date, their job position, phone number and not to mention the bank name and sometime their email address.

Submitted by Izzati Saufie on Thu, 03/10/2019 - 14:09

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I have completed the lesson for "Business Card". The level I chose is Beginner A1

Submitted by nurnadiahazlan on Thu, 03/10/2019 - 10:25

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I have completed the lesson for "Business Cards". The level I chose is Beginner A1.

Submitted by nurul ashikin on Thu, 03/10/2019 - 07:25

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I have completed the lesson for "Business Cards". The level I chose is Beginner A1

Submitted by Abdelmouttalib on Thu, 26/09/2019 - 11:57

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In my country, people have in their business cards: their full names, task, name and address of company, logo of company, number phone.

Submitted by NUR SYAMIERA Z… on Thu, 26/09/2019 - 02:22

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I have completed the following lesson Business card. The level that I choose is beginner

Submitted by Syazwin Yusriman on Thu, 26/09/2019 - 02:15

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I have completed the task beginner A1 business card

Submitted by BanaVan on Sun, 08/09/2019 - 15:34

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In Our country the business card have many form, but mostly form I often shaw there are : Full name, position of that person, Name of company, Adress of company, Phone number therefor about Telephone, mobiphone ... and email adress