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Description

People give brief opinions about the state of traffic in Paris. While all are negative, some complain about the congestion and others bemoan the lack of parking: there are 1.6 million cars in the city but only 1.3 million places to park.
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9 September 2008

Classroom Ideas

Can be used as a listening task to identify negative expressions and to equip students with a wider range of language for their speaking and writing. Could also be used as part of the 'Ma Region' topic to provide a model for describing traffic problems in other towns. Contains key words in written form to aid comprehension.

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