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Day 1. What's Tim's tip?

Episode 201005 / 05 Oct 2020

Welcome to Day 1

THIS IS THE PROGRAMME YOU NEED TO LISTEN TO TO COMPLETE TIM'S TASK

Tim's homework

Did you hear Tim's listening tip? When you know what the topic is you are about to listen to, make a list of words and expressions you expect to hear. Then check to see whether those words were mentioned.

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Listening task

You're going to hear a 6 Minute English programme about tourism. Have ready your list of words and expressions you have predicted will be used in the programme.

NOW LISTEN TO THE PROGRAMME

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How many of your words and expressions did you hear in the programme? Join Tim for his answers and more listening tips and activities on Day 2. Is Tuesday badge day...?

For more listening practice, try other episodes of 6 Minute English.

 

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