Organising a group project

Listen to people organising a group project and answer the questions to practise and improve your listening skills.

Instructions

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

Transcript

Cara: So for our group project, do you want to start this week?

Selim: Yeah, I want to start early so we have enough time.

Robert: Me too, but I've got a big maths project too.

Cara: How about we meet first to plan what we're going to do? Just for an hour.

Robert: Good idea, Cara.

Cara: When are you free?

Robert: I can always do mornings before 10.

Cara: Robert … Uh …

Selim: I'm sleeping before 10!

Robert: OK! OK, so when are you two free?

Cara: Wednesdays are good for me. But not very early, please!

Selim: I can't do the mornings on Wednesdays but I have 3 till 5 free.

Robert: I can do 4 o'clock, just before my maths class.

Cara: Great, 4 then. Where shall we meet?

Selim: The library?

Robert: I don't know. The library isn't a good place for a planning meeting as we can't talk in there.

Cara: How about the university café? It's near the library. We can talk in there. And eat cake.

Selim: Cake is good.

Robert: OK, so Wednesday at the café. I need to leave at ten to five to go to my maths class.

Cara: No problem. Planning will take less than an hour.

Selim: OK! See you Wednesday for cake.

Robert and Cara: See you, Selim!

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Submitted by e-m-i on Sat, 22/10/2022 - 10:22

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What language does Carla speak? :-/

Hello e-m-i,

Cara speaks English with a Scottish accent. I suppose that's what you were asking about, but if not, please let us know!

All the best,
Kirk
The LearnEnglish Team

Submitted by GhadeerKurdi_98 on Fri, 14/10/2022 - 10:40

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I prefer to study in the mornings but we always do it at noons.

Submitted by cesarasg on Wed, 05/10/2022 - 14:43

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Where do you like to study with friends?
I prefer to study with my friends in a quiet place, like a library o a house, far from the noise.

Submitted by lerner1993 on Mon, 12/09/2022 - 11:19

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i prefer to study in my home or in caffee .

Submitted by mahamagdi on Fri, 09/09/2022 - 12:19

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I prefer to study in the café but in quiet like Starbucks café

Submitted by irenefitri on Mon, 05/09/2022 - 11:14

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I like study at home

Submitted by tnvchannel on Thu, 01/09/2022 - 09:15

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I didn't go study with my friends before, but if I can go, I will go to somewhere near the school to study.

Submitted by ridoan on Wed, 31/08/2022 - 14:08

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I prefer to study at home with my colleagues because it's more calm.