Meeting other students

Listen to a group of new students meeting for the first time to practise and improve your listening skills.

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

Transcript

Teacher: So, now you've got the important information, it's time to meet each other. Everyone turn to the people next to you and introduce yourselves.

Cara: So, hi. I'm Cara. And you are?

Robert: Robert.

Selim: Selim.

Cara: Nice to meet you!

Robert and Selim: You too.

Robert: Nice accent. Where are you from?

Cara: I'm from Glasgow.

Robert: Oh, really? My mum's from near Glasgow, so I'm half Scottish.

Cara: Cool. Do you live in Scotland?

Robert: No, we live in England, near Manchester. My dad's from there. What about you, Selim?

Selim: I'm from Leeds originally but I grew up near London.

Cara: Are you both doing history on its own?

Selim: No. I'm doing history and German.

Robert: I'm doing it with maths, actually.

Selim: History and maths. That's different!

Robert: Yeah, I couldn't decide between arts and sciences. Maths doesn't help with remembering dates, though! And you?

Cara: I'm doing history and French.

Selim: I wanted to do French but German was easier, so I took that.

Cara: German is so hard!

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Submitted by In on Sun, 24/01/2021 - 08:27

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I want to study English first, But when I was at school I was good at Arts and Biology.

Submitted by IrinAristova on Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:06

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I don't have a favorite subject )))

Submitted by Ngu Wah on Thu, 14/01/2021 - 13:58

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I like to study Chemistry, Math and English.

Submitted by German on Wed, 13/01/2021 - 00:31

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I would like to study German and Management.

Submitted by paola Beltran on Tue, 12/01/2021 - 16:54

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I like to study subjects like history and about laws and also international rights

Submitted by Suraj paliwal on Mon, 28/12/2020 - 03:37

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In this time, I study economics. And I like economics. It's very interesting subject. With this I prepare ilets so I am here. I want to study abroad like US and Europe. It's very interesting initiative by BC for free. This is great.

Submitted by Alex.BC on Sat, 26/12/2020 - 17:18

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When I went to school, I liked to study history and mathematics.

Submitted by Aliz on Sat, 26/12/2020 - 08:35

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I'm like maths because maths is very easy for me.

Submitted by Tzar on Mon, 21/12/2020 - 07:54

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I like to study History and English.

Submitted by glen on Sun, 20/12/2020 - 20:27

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I would like to study and get a degree in English, Accounting and Business management.

Submitted by ThihaHtetAung on Sat, 19/12/2020 - 02:38

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Hello everyone,I like to study english but I'm not very well at english.So,I'm still keep learning on.My destination is to become an aviation student of Australia. That's a reason why I like English.

Submitted by Tatiana barrera on Tue, 15/12/2020 - 17:06

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I like to study English, History, natural science. These subjects are in the schedule at my school. But in general, I like to know new information about different topics

Submitted by abdalkreem seaf on Sun, 13/12/2020 - 12:03

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I am like study math because is major subject in engineering

Submitted by pabloxje on Wed, 09/12/2020 - 02:58

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Hello everyone, actually at the moment I need to study English and I'm beginning. Then I would like to study pastry art.

Submitted by Abdosh249 on Fri, 04/12/2020 - 21:33

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Hello every one I'm new here.I love English I wish to get 7.5 in IELTS.I need scholarship to complet my study in UK or Canada

Submitted by Aidana Omirbek on Thu, 03/12/2020 - 17:42

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I like subjects the literature because this is very interesting for me. I like read ''Abai's way". This book was written Mukhtar Auezov. Abai famous person in Kazakhstan. He is was great poet.

Submitted by m.someah on Tue, 01/12/2020 - 13:58

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I studied software engineering. And I have always been interested in architecture. So, if I want to study again, I definitely would choose this subject.

Submitted by Sabir on Thu, 26/11/2020 - 16:10

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I love to listen to English and improve it. My big challenge is understanding American movies.

Submitted by luongpq on Wed, 25/11/2020 - 04:01

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Currently, i want to learn English, Chinese and NodeJs .My goal is to get 6.5 IELTS and become a full stack development I also like learning more about music such as piano or organ. When i have enough money, i will buy a new organ and start learning about it.

Submitted by GiuseppeT on Mon, 23/11/2020 - 14:31

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I'm trying to improve my listening...

Submitted by hasan.kumek on Wed, 18/11/2020 - 16:04

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This moths I am studying English. My purpose is math and history, but I am ver unstable. I first purpose is learning English very well.

Submitted by Nurieta on Wed, 11/11/2020 - 10:01

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I love study English and German. I´m sure with you I will learn English and will get a good job.

Submitted by ziza on Tue, 03/11/2020 - 21:26

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I am a Computer Science student, my favorite subjects are statistics, probability, and programming.

Submitted by Kaique Machado on Tue, 03/11/2020 - 00:15

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I love study English that's the reason I'm doing this lesson and I also love study marketing and history

Submitted by Pedro Javier on Sun, 01/11/2020 - 15:31

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My favority subjects was math an arts, I dont like science

Submitted by cuba on Sun, 25/10/2020 - 22:12

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I love study and learn new things every day, during my school period my favorite subject was history, although my best grades i always got it in Math.

Submitted by alexiaimogen on Fri, 23/10/2020 - 05:56

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I'd like to choose psychology as my favorite one. It's interesting to know and understand more about a human beings.

Submitted by Carlos Cabrera on Wed, 21/10/2020 - 21:43

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My subject study is math.

Submitted by Nway on Wed, 21/10/2020 - 14:32

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I like to study mathematics.

Submitted by GhazalQadriRazvi on Mon, 19/10/2020 - 21:57

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I really love to study literature but I have done my masters in Biological Science.

Submitted by Suraj paliwal on Mon, 19/10/2020 - 06:15

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I like to study economics, statistics. I can do more in this subject.

Submitted by Ugulhan on Wed, 14/10/2020 - 19:26

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Overall, I studied French, German, and English subjects at home country University so my first diploma was awarded as a translator of world language at the University of Tashkent. But I should be honest, that I studied most time English instead of French or German. At the moment, I studied the technical subjects so I was awarded as a technical writer at the University of Germany. I am interested in technical subjects, like semiconductors or software programs.

Submitted by Edoardozavatta on Mon, 12/10/2020 - 21:14

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I like to study history

Submitted by DEICY on Mon, 12/10/2020 - 14:11

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I would like study lawyer

Submitted by Sarab85 on Mon, 12/10/2020 - 14:06

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i like study medicine science

Submitted by Moon Wathan on Wed, 07/10/2020 - 15:05

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I like to study Math. It is very interesting and fun and then I am graduated in master degree with Math. So, I love Math.

Submitted by Than Kutay Soe on Thu, 01/10/2020 - 15:28

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I like to study Agricultural Sciences, especially about rice genetics.

Submitted by esi on Thu, 17/09/2020 - 19:27

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I like to learn physiks,math and psycology. Alack!i dont time

Submitted by marialuisa on Tue, 15/09/2020 - 14:12

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I studied marketing and computer graphic and now this is my job

Submitted by Mostafa.Osama.Salem. on Sat, 12/09/2020 - 16:51

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I like studying Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Arabic

Submitted by mauld on Sat, 12/09/2020 - 14:45

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I like studying technology and financial inventory

Submitted by Pola on Tue, 08/09/2020 - 21:18

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I want to study English language.

Submitted by Maria19 on Fri, 04/09/2020 - 09:13

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I want to study financial management.

Submitted by Lysa on Fri, 04/09/2020 - 08:57

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I have a big attraction towards scientific subjets especially chemistry and physics.

Submitted by ESPERANZA MARINO on Tue, 01/09/2020 - 21:11

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I like studying math, economy, languages, financial

Submitted by Faheem Khan on Sat, 29/08/2020 - 05:51

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i would like to study marketing subject. because i love marketing field and i want to create my own company. marketing can help us in the running businesses and to create awareness in people

Submitted by sepehr on Tue, 25/08/2020 - 10:20

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I like to study English and I've started. I'm sure I can pass it, because of my potential and free times I have.

Submitted by biso01 on Mon, 24/08/2020 - 10:46

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I would like to studty law sciences, its very interesting science. it makes you able to know your rights and you can speaking behalf the innocents.