Episode 08 - Brown bread

Julia and Sammy go to get a sandwich for lunch. Who's the unhappy customer?


Julia: Shall we get a sandwich? Are there any good places to eat near here?
Sammy: Yeah. There are loads.
Julia: There's one just here. Shall we go in?
Sammy: No, they're really slow. Let's go to that one there.
Julia: All right!

Julia: Sammy!
Sammy: Yeah? Oh! After you ...
Man: Thank you very much.
Sammy: After you, Julia.
Julia: Thanks.

Sammy: Hi, can I have ...
Man: Hello! Is there any ...
Sammy: After you!
Man: Thank you. Is there any fresh bread?
Baker: Yes. I make everything fresh here every day. What would you like? Brown or white bread?
Man: I see you have lots of white bread.
Baker: There are rolls, baguettes ...
Man: Yes. I want brown bread. Is there any?
Baker: Erm, brown ... Sorry, there isn't. Just white bread left now.
Man: I don't like white bread. ... (on mobile phone) Hello? It's me. There isn't any brown bread. ... No, there's none left. ... OK, I'll ask. ... (to baker) Are there any sandwiches?
Baker: Sandwiches? Yes, there are.
Man: I'll have any sandwich with ...
Baker: Brown bread! Ah, there certainly are. I've got chicken ...
Man: No, I don't like brown bread with sandwiches. Only white bread.
Baker: OK. Well, there are lots of sandwiches ...
Man: With white bread?
Baker: Yes!
Man: What's that one? Is that ham and cheese? Or cheese and ham?
Baker: It's cheese and ham.
Man: Good, because I don't like ham and cheese.
Baker: Right ...
Man: Can I look at it, please?
Baker: Well, OK.
Man: This is cheese and ham?
Baker: That's right.
Man: Hmph! Well, there isn't very much cheese! And there's too much ham!
Baker: I'm very sorry. Would you like to see another one?
Man: Yes, I would.

Task 1: Check your understanding 1


Task 2: Check your understanding 2


Task 3: Is/Are there any ... ? 1


Task 4: Is/Are there any ... ? 2


Task 5: There is/are some ...



Language level

Beginner: A1
Pre-intermediate: A2

Emily Mellor 提交于 周日, 18/10/2020 - 09:45

Yes, I wait for a moment and then I go to another shop or restaurant.

Fedaa2001 提交于 周日, 23/08/2020 - 19:43

Yes ofcourse in vegetables shop I didn't find red apples so I went to another shop

Adriana Passador 提交于 周二, 04/08/2020 - 15:49

Yes, I once went to a pharmacy to buy vitamins and the seller did not understand what I wanted. I stopped buying

shahhoseini 提交于 周四, 09/01/2020 - 06:29

Yes, I was forced to go to another restaurant.

Momocompanyman 提交于 周二, 31/12/2019 - 09:05

Yes , in the last month I went to the restaurant for eating a a burger but it was not available, then I was changing it.

Suo Kevin 提交于 周二, 03/12/2019 - 16:49

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Dariusz 提交于 周六, 23/11/2019 - 00:22

Yes of course, I have not been able to get what I wanted in a shop or restaurant many times. It hapens when there aren't products what we want, for example there aren't a right size when we want to buy some clothes.

vahidvahediasl 提交于 周四, 05/09/2019 - 18:16

in my opinion that man should speak with baker by more patient
I want you all to scream HaHaHaHaHa Until your stomach goes AhAhAhAhAh Ladies and gentlemen, it's Sandwitch Man! ᕙ( ˆoˆ )ᕗ⁾⁾

thaihungphi 提交于 周三, 27/02/2019 - 07:05

Oh! A bad situation for the baker. She looks very patient with that old man. An unlucky day for Sammy and Julia. Though the store near that quite loads but Julia can buy sandwiches fast for Sammy and enjoy their lunch. Thai Hung Phi Vietnamese

Ionela Lusty 提交于 周五, 01/02/2019 - 19:55

I order something small and than I go another restaurant or pub.

Joao Paulo 提交于 周一, 14/01/2019 - 15:02

I just left and went to another shop or restaurant.

dariusclinton 提交于 周一, 14/01/2019 - 07:20

Depending of why I want to buy, I can be patient or simply go to another one.
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