A Dinner Party

Part 1 Dave: Hi Anna. So glad you could make it. Come in, come in. Anna: Thank you. I brought a little bottle of something for you. Dave: Great. Thanks. Here, let me get your coat. Did you find it OK? Anna: No problem. Your directions were very good. Dave:…
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Apologising

Part 1 Samantha: Hi Dave. I think you took my book home yesterday after class by mistake. Dave: Oh my god, I did. I’m so sorry. Here you are. Samantha: It’s quite alright. Listen, are you free on Saturday for lunch? Dave: Oh, gosh. Sorry, I’m afraid not. I have…
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On Holiday

Part 1 Philip: Holidays. I love holidays. Where shall we go this year? Anna: I don’t know. What do you fancy? The beach? A city? The countryside? Philip: We did the beach last year. How about a city break? Anna: Ok. Somewhere old and cultured, or new and exciting? A…
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Personal Changes

Part 1 Dave: Hi Sam. Have you done something with your hair? Samantha: Why, yes! Thank you for noticing. Dave: It looks good. Samantha: Thank you. I thought it was time for a change. I was tired of my last style. Dave: I like it. It suits you. Actually, speaking…
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A Party

Part 1 Anna: Hi Philip. How’s it going? Philip: Not bad. Listen, are you free on Saturday? Anna: Sure. Why? Philip: It’s my birthday on Thursday, but most people are working that day, so I want to have a little get-together on Saturday. Anna: Sounds good. What do you have…
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Directions

Part 1 Dave: Excuse me, could you tell me how to get to George Square? Local: George Square? Let’s see. Ok, head down this road for another 5 minutes, and when you get to West Nicholson Street take a left. Then take the first right, and then the first left.…
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Talking About Plans

Part 1 Dave: Hey there. Had a good week? Emili: Same as always: just a lot of work. Next week is going to be interesting, however. Dave: Really? What do you have planned? Emili: Well, on Monday I’m going to go to Edinburgh for a meeting, and then on Tuesday…
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Making Appointments

Part 1 Dave: Hi there. What are you up to on Friday night? Philip: Nothing. Why? Dave: Fancy getting some dinner? Philip: Sure, why not? What time? Dave: 7 Ok? Philip: Yep, no problem. Where? Dave: I’m thinking the new Spanish restaurant, No Va Ici. Philip: Do you want to…
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Frequency

Part 1 Philip: Hey there Dave. You look tired. What’s wrong? Dave: Oh, nothing’s wrong. I’ve just been jogging. Philip: Jogging? You? I don’t believe it. Dave: Oh, hush. I’ve decided I want to get healthy. I’m tired of being fat. Philip: Well, good for you. So, how often do…
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Basic Shopping

Part 1 Shopkeeper: ‘Afternoon. Can I help you? Samantha: Yes. I’d like 200g of tomatoes, and 1kg of potatoes please. Shopkeeper: Sure. Anything else? Samantha: Yes. Can I get a box of apples and a bag of grapes too? Shopkeeper: Ok. Anything else? Samantha: No, that’s all. Shopkeeper: Right, that’ll…
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