Do the preparation task first. Then listen to the audio and do the exercises.
Student: Hi. Excuse me.
Student B: Yes?
Student: Where's the library?
Student B: The library? It's next to the registration office.
Student: Ah ... sorry, I'm new. Where's the registration office?
Student B: No problem. See the big building over there?
Student B: OK, so that's the lecture theatre. Next to that, on the right, is the registration office. And next to that is the library.
Student: I see. Thanks!
Student: Is this the library?
Librarian: Yes, it is. Quiet, please.
Student: Oh, sorry. Thank you.
Librarian: Can I help you?
Student: Er, yes, please. I want to borrow some books. What do I need?
Librarian: You need a library card. Here's the application form. You can take up to six books maximum today.
Student: OK. Six books.
Librarian: Yes. You have two weeks to read the books. Then you bring them back.
Student: And if I'm late?
Librarian: Every day you are late there is a fee of fifty pence.
Student: OK, 50p a day. Er, anything else?
Librarian: Mobile phones must be switched off in the library. You can bring your laptop, but please use headphones to watch videos or listen to music.
Student: OK, great.
Librarian: And you can't bring food or drink.
Student: No food, no drink. And ...?
Librarian: And please speak quietly! People are working here.
Student: Oh! Oh, OK. Thank you.
Librarian: You're welcome.
I wish there was a library near my home.
I don't have a library near my home
No We haven't a local libraries on our neighborhood but we have one on our university and I prefer to study at my home..
Sure ,we have libraries in our neighborhood but i rarely visit any ,because i often prefer to purchase the books i need or better still i get them from the internet.
Yes, I do have a very big library in my town and it is near to my house. I often visit to this library on every Sundays. I do study the English language books over there.
Yes, there is a local library near my school. I used to go there everyday in the summer. I used to read books there.
No, I don't have a local library because I live in a small village, but my university has that big library that I go to on exam days only to study.
I am going to forget the last time when I went to the library. At that time, I went there to borrow the specialized books
Yes, there is a small library near my home but I go there rarely because I prefer reading at home.
Yes, in my city there are several libraries, near to my neighborhood there is one, but I don't go frequently, whatever, it is in the center of the square of Suba, next to the mayor's office. Here sometimes I look for books that i need for works of my university.