Exercise 1 page 40
3 electrical store
7 garden centre
Exercise 2 LISTENING 19 page 40
1 Estate agent Good morning. Can I help you?
Man Yes. I’m looking for a two-bedroom flat near the town centre.
Estate agent Right, OK. Well, we don’t have very much at the moment.
There’s this one…here are the details.
Man Thanks. It’s … Ј175,000.
Estate agent That’s right. It’s on West Street. Very nice location. Or this
one. It’s a little bit closer to the centre, in Cambridge Avenue. But it’s more
2 Chemist Can I help you?
Woman Yes. I need something to help me sleep at night. Some pills, maybe.
Chemist Well, we’ve got some herbal pills.
Woman Are they strong?
Chemist Not really. You need to see a doctor if you want something
Woman It’s just that my husband snores. I can’t get to sleep. It’s very noisy.
Chemist Well, I can sell you something to stop your husband snoring.
Woman Great idea!
3 Woman Excuse me.
Woman Do you work here?
Woman I need to buy some paint. White paint.
Assistant For indoors or outdoors?
Woman It’s for the outside of my house.
Assistant OK. Follow me.
4 Assistant Can I help you?
Man Yes, I’m looking for Lady Gaga, Live.
Assistant OK. Is that the CD you want, or the DVD?
Man The DVD.
Assistant I’ll just have a look on the computer…yes, we’ve got that.
Man Where is it?
Assistant The DVD section is opposite the door – just over there.
1 estate agent’s 2 chemist’s 3 DIY store
4 entertainment store
Exercise 3 page 40
Students’ own answers
Exercise 4 LISTENING 20 page 48
1 eighty-five p
2 fifteen pounds
3 two pounds fifty
4 ninety-nine p
5 nine ninety-five
6 three pounds fifty
7 seven p
8 a hundred and five pounds
Exercise 5 page 40
7 paid for
Challenge! LISTENING 21 page 40
1 My new phone only cost me Ј75 online, so I saved Ј50.
2 Does the jeweller’s in town sell gold watches?
3 At the baker’s, they charge Ј4.95 for a chocolate cake.
4 If you buy two CDs at the entertainment store, you save Ј5.
See LISTENING 21 transcript.