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.



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 DeimerT on Tue, 03/10/2023 - 15:59


i prefer studying in a quiet place, where i can also have conversations about differents topics.

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Submitted by makar magadanov on Wed, 27/09/2023 - 19:05


I usually prefer to study alone at library so that i can focus better on my work. I get distracted easily.
By the way some part of this conversation was difficult for me. I didn't understand some expression while listening.
Did you difficult it too?

Submitted by Toan3002 on Tue, 12/09/2023 - 08:11


Actually, I am really keen on studying with my friends at the coffee shop.

Submitted by Kais Bouaine on Sat, 19/08/2023 - 21:17


I don't like studying with friends

Submitted by ahmedriyadalzahrain on Tue, 15/08/2023 - 04:40


I always prefer to study in my room and sometimes on the beach, just bring your laptop and a cup of coffee

Submitted by saeedbahr on Mon, 31/07/2023 - 09:00


I always study at home because we dont have library in our town and goverment dont want to learn dream is go it and our was free

Submitted by taymor on Sat, 01/07/2023 - 12:13


i study with my frienfs at home

Submitted by Sandy1325 on Mon, 12/06/2023 - 01:14


When I was a student, my friends and I used to go to the lecture hall of Hanoi Medical University for studying.

Submitted by Safe_Mode on Wed, 07/06/2023 - 12:22


Unfortunately, I don't study with friends already, but when I was, we did it at the university library. Sometimes I meet online with my collegues and we share our experience with each other