Organising a group project

Organising a group project

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

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

Preparation

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 Fatemeh.Najafzadeh on Thu, 07/05/2020 - 01:12

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I like to study with my friends outdoors. We enjoy the fresh air and we can talk and discuss each other easily without disturbing anyone.
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Submitted by Bignon on Sun, 03/05/2020 - 20:01

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I like to some subject like mathematics, physics which I can't understand alone with friends to have more explanation. But too keep in my mind I need to study alone subject like lives sciences or language.

Submitted by Aisha Mohammed… on Sat, 18/04/2020 - 13:22

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I like to study with my friend in public library department group study.

Submitted by Anda on Tue, 14/04/2020 - 15:43

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i rarely study with my friends,but when I do that I prefer to meet them at my home because we are not disturbed by anyone.

Submitted by FRANCY JACQUEL… on Tue, 14/04/2020 - 12:21

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I prefer estudy with my friends in house, or in house´s they, or at the bibliotec, but a place very relax

Submitted by ali hamza on Fri, 10/04/2020 - 06:26

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l like study in home without any friends
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Submitted by zabiullah on Thu, 09/04/2020 - 19:30

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personely i would love to study with my close friends in the library. bxz the library can help us to pay more attention than other places it is quite and calm aslo we can find different sources to help us for studing one thing i mention is that no one disturbs us. every library has thier own rules....for these reasons i choose to library for studing...

Submitted by Aya Sayed on Mon, 06/04/2020 - 23:55

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I would like to study with friends at a cafe . It looks like a quiet place .

Submitted by Silambarasan on Fri, 03/04/2020 - 11:58

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I like to study with friends at a friend's home.