Exercise 1 page 72
Exercise 2 page 72
Exercise 3 page 72
1 location / setting
2 opinion / feeling
Exercise 4 page 72
1 A So what do you think of the candidates for the job?
B I have to say, not many of them have had the right kind of experience. I liked the last one, though – she showed a lot of intelligence, and she had plenty of self-confidence, too.
A She probably was the best of the lot today. Still, we have another group to interview tomorrow, so we might find someone who’s perfect for the post.
2 Are you unhappy with your slow internet connection? Do you want an internet service that you can always rely on, with a high-speed connection for your online games, and great security for your shopping and bill-paying? Then you should give TickNet a call today. We have all the features you’ve come to expect, at the lowest price available! And if you call within the next 24 hours, we will even pay off whatever you owe your current internet service. You’ll also receive your first month of TickNet internet absolutely free!
3 Girl My parents are unbelievable! They told me I can’t go out in the evening for a whole month − just because I got home late on Saturday! Boy Well if you make a deal with your parents, you have to stick to it, right?
G I suppose so. I mean, I know I shouldn’t have come home late – or at least I should have rung them and said when I’d get home. But still ... I’ve never been late before, so it seems pretty extreme.
4 With us today we have a university professor who is as comfortable in front of a TV camera as in the classroom. She has written one of the most fascinating books I’ve come across this year. It talks about how the climate of a country influences its people and their personalities, and even the development of an entire culture. Professor Wilson, welcome to Talk Time on Radio 5. Now, your books suggests ...
5 Welcome to customer support. If you need to speak to a representative, please stay on the line and we will handle your call in the order it was received. We are handling a large number of calls right now, so if you don’t want to wait, go online now to chat with a customer service agent. That’s on our website. Before speaking to a representative, please make sure that you have all your information ready, including your account number and password.
Exercise 5 page 73
Exercise 6 page 73
Exercise 9 page 73