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Episode 51: Taking shape

Tom dropping Paul's biscuits onto the floor

Tom is angry because he thinks he's about to lose his job.

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It's another day at Tip Top Trading and hopefully a happier one, following Denise's bad news about losing her job. Now Paul wants to speak to Tom and Anna. Are they about to get the same bad news?

Language for conveying your ideas to others:

This week's programme focuses on the language that you might use to try and explain your ideas to someone who is new to your project.

Phrases from the programme:

I have a specific idea in mind.

I'm interested in hearing your thoughts on how to improve my idea.

I'd like to use your design skills to produce a fantastic product.

I need to sign off your designs before they go into production.

Listening Challenge:

How long does Anna want her prototype plastic aubergine to be?

The answer is at the end of the pdf transcript.


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