You are here

Episode 06: He's a pest!

Joe the 4-year-old nephew - is he a pest or just a sweet little boy?

Do the Preparation task first. Then listen to the audio. Next go to each Task and do the activity. If you need help, you can read the Transcript at any time.


Language level

Pre-intermediate: A2


Indeed, we should avoid mixing work and friendship.

I have two children, he's a pest, Pedro is eleven years old and Lucca is four years old. Oh my God, they are terrible...

Aha...I am sure it is not a good idea to have business with friends. Thank you all :)

Thank you

Hi..i would like to ask about What's the deference betwen this 2 words (few and bit)?

Hell Shtaewi,

'few' and 'bit' are words that can be used in more than one way, and seeing them in context (i.e. with the other words around them) is important to understanding them. You can find out more about them on our quantifiers page, but you're also welcome to ask us about a specific sentence that you've seen them in.

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team

Hello everyone!
The first time I join here, I know a bit English. can you explain for me this sentence:"I don’t have to bail you out, after all?", I don't know what's mean!
thank you for your help! ^^


To find the meanings of words and phrases like this, please use the dictionary tool on the right of the page. Just type in 'bail' and choose the phrase you are interested in from the list you see. You'll see a definition, examples, grammatical information and more.

Best wishes,



The LearnEnglish Team

Please, I'd like to know the meaning of "We can go a bit higher actually.."

Best wishes,
Alex from Russia

Hello Alex,

Fadi means that actually they could pay a bit more ('higher') than 2000 pounds.

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team