Session 44

Listen to find out how to ask where and when a bus leaves.
Atobisiin eessaafi yoom akka deemu akkatti gaafattu hubachuuf caqasi

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At the bus station

Listen to find out how to ask where and when a bus leaves.
Atobisiin eessaafi yoom akka deemu akkatti gaafattu hubachuuf caqasi

Listen to the audio and take the quiz. Batalee fudhachuuf sagale kana caqasi.

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Caalii
Yooyyaa! Barataan Afaan Ingilizii kamiyyuu isa malee baruu kan hindandeenye qooqa barbaachisoo kan isiniif dhiheessu gara Essential English Conversation'tti baga nagaan dhufte. Ani Caaliidha. Kutaa kana keessatti, bakka buufata konkolaataatti akkamitti odeeffannoo akka gaafattu baratta.
Bakka buufata konkolaataatti waan ta'aa jiru caqasi.

Sian
Where does the bus to Manchester go from?

Phil
From stop seventeen, next to the shop. It goes in ten minutes.

Caalii
Hubachuuf yoo si rakkise, hinyaadda'iin; shaakaluuf akka sigargaaruuf haasawicha addaan qoodna.
Dubbattuun jalqabaa atobisiin gara Manchistar deemuu eessarra akka ka'u gaafatte. Caqasiitii irrradeebi'i.

Where does the bus to Manchester go from?

Caalii
Dubbataa lammaffaan bakka dhaabata 'stop' kudha-torbarraa akka ka'u dubbate. Akka inni dubbattuu jalqabaatti himetti, bakki sun suuqiitti 'the shop' kan aanu 'next to' ture. Caqasiitii irradeebi'i.

From stop seventeen, next to the shop.

Caalii
Waa'ee gulantaa 'stairs', seensa 'entrance', mana fincaanii 'toilets' dubbachuus ni dandeessa.

From stop twelve, next to the stairs.
From stop thirteen, next to the entrance.
From stop fourteen, next to the toilets.

Caalii
Ittaansuun dubbataan lammaffaa, atobisiin daqiiqaa kudhan 'ten minutes' keessatti akka deemu dubbate. Caqasiitii irradeebi'i.

It goes in ten minutes!

Caalii
Baay'ee gaarii! Ammammoo, namoonni gara garaa, bakka addaddaatti imaluuf wayita tikeetii bitatan caqasuudhaan maal akka jette mirkaneeffadhu.
Maark Birmiingham deemaa jira. Daqiiqaa kudha shan keessatti waltaji 10 bakka mana fincaanii 'toilet' ittiaane jirurraa atobisii qabachuu fedha.

Where does the bus to Birmingham go from?

From stop 10, next to the toilets. It goes in fifteen minutes.

Andiriyaan Biristol deemaa jirti. Daqiiqaa shan keesstti waltajii 3 bakka seensaa 'entrance' itti aane jiruutti argamuun, atobisii qabachuu barbaaddi.

Where does the bus to Bristol go from?

From stop three, next to the entrance. It goes in five minutes.

Caalii
Tole, irradeebinee haayaallu. Himoota Afaan Ingilizii caqasiitii irradeebi'i. Yeroo kanatti tokkoo-tokkoosaanii al lama dhageessa.

Where does the bus to Manchester go from?
Where does the bus to Manchester go from?

From stop seventeen, next to the shop.
From stop seventeen, next to the shop.

It goes in ten minutes.
It goes in ten minutes.

Caalii
Baay'ee gaarii! Afaan Ingilizii hagam dansaa akka yaadattu haa'ilaallu. Himoota qooqakeetiin caqasiitii Afaan Ingilizii keessatti maal akka ta'an himi.

Atobisiin Manchistariin deemu eessarra ka'aa?
Where does the bus to Manchester go from?

Suuqiitti aane bakka jiru waltajii kudha torbarra ka'aa.
From stop seventeen, next to the shop.

Daqiiqaa kudhan keessatti deema.
It goes in ten minutes.

Caalii
Misha! Tole, amma, buufata konkolaataatti akkataa itti gaafattuufi deebistu barteeta. Dubbataa lammaffaa akkamiin akka sigargaaruu gaafatuuf deebii laachuun shaakali.

How can I help you?
From stop seventeen, next to the shop. It goes in ten minutes!

Caalii
Baay'ee gaarii, ammammoo deebiikee sirreeffachuuf haasawicha guutummaasaa irradeebi'iitii caqasi.

Sian
Where does the bus to Manchester go from?

Phil
From stop seventeen, next to the shop. It goes in ten minutes!

Caalii
Hojii gaarii! Amma buufata konkolaataatti Afaan Ingiliziitiin gaafachuufi deebii laachuu dandeesseetta. Waan baratte shaakaluu hindagatiin. Hiriyaa tokko barbaaddadhuutii Afaan Ingiliziitiin buufata konkolaataatti gaafiiwwan gaafachuufi deebii laachuun shaakali. Barnoota dabalataa Essential English Conversation'iin yeroo ittaanutti walitti deebina. Bye!

 

Check what you’ve learned by putting the words in the correct order.
Jechoota tartiiba sirrii ta’een tarreessuudhaan wanta baratte mirkaneeffadhu.

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3 Questions

Put the words in the correct order.
Jechoota tartiiba sirrii ta’een sirreessi.

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Kutaa barnootaa Afaan Ingilizii Barbaachisoo kan qooqa daran faayida-qabeessa ta’an keessatti barannuufi daandeettiiwwan dhageettiikee ittiin shaakaltutti yeroo itaanu walitti deebina.

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Session Vocabulary

  • Where does the bus to ______ go from?
    Atobisiin gara ______ eessarraa ka’aa?

    From platform ______.
    Waltajjii/buufata  ______irraa.

    Next to the shop.
    Suuqiitti aanee.

    It goes in ______ minutes.
    Daqiiqaa ______ keessatti deema.