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Episode 43: Doing your homework

Tom and Anna

Has Tip Top Trading lost all its valuable information?

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Tom may have not had the dinner date with Anna that he was expecting but for Anna it was a huge success. She came up with an idea for a new plastic vegetable but now she needs to research her idea before she has to pitch it to Paul, the boss.

  • Language to use in carrying out customer research.

Phrases from the programme:

Could I ask for your opinion on a new product we are hoping to develop?

What plastic products do you currently use?

What products would you like to see us sell in the future?

How do you feel about the idea of selling plastic vegetables?

Any particular vegetable you would like to see?

  • Listening Challenge

What did the first company that Anna called, sell?

The answer is at the end of the pdf transcript.

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