Business cards

Business cards

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

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

Preparation

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 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
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Submitted by Jamilmakawi on Mon, 26/08/2019 - 11:50

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Well, the business cards all over the world have the same details which are the person's name, the credit card number, the expiry date, the three numbers at the back of the card, not to mention the bank name.

Submitted by fariba on Sun, 25/08/2019 - 08:31

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there are full name and their job and number of nationality in the business cards .

Submitted by bawk san aung on Fri, 23/08/2019 - 16:41

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My short term memory is still being weak. Even four names could not enter to my brain. I am true just only 2 from task two.