At the end of the tasks you will be able to:
• identify main ideas in a conversation between two people
• identify specific detail of a conversation between two people
• identify information
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Predicting the Content
First read the statements below
Then listen to the audio.
Choose the best answer that summarises the main idea.
Listening for vocabulary development – matching word/phrase meanings
These are some words and phrases you have heard in this conversation.
Listen to the words and phrases in context.
Choose a word/s in the ‘Meanings’ box by clicking on it.
Then click in the ‘Move meanings into this column’ box.
A correct meaning will show a green background and a tick.
Listening for specific information – true / false
First read the statements below.
Listen to the audio.
Select true or false for the answer.
Listening for specific information- short answers
First read the questions below.
Listen to the audio segment.
Type answers to the following questions in the boxes provided.
Use no more than 6 words for each answer.
Listening for key words and phrases – a cloze activity
First read the section of the conversation below.
Then listen to the conversation.
Type the correct words that you hear in each gap.