Living English is English teaching programmed ran by Australia Network TV. These 42-part series focuses on the English language used in everyday situations such as checking into a hotel or describing people. Get to know the characters of our drama 'Sisters and Brothers' as you learn and revise your basic English skills.
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Download - Living English: Episode 3 - What time is it?
Living English: Episode 3 - What time is it?:
|JOHN||Hello, Barbour’s Private Investigation. John Barbour speaking.|
|ANNE||Hello. Can you find missing people?|
|JOHN||Sometimes we can. Have you lost somebody?|
|JOHN||Perhaps you’d like to tell me about it?|
|ANN||Can I make an appointment please?|
|JOHN||When would you like to come in?|
|ANNE||Is tomorrow okay?|
|JOHN||Let’s see... Yes, I can see you at ten o’clock. Will that suit you?|
|ANNE||Okay, thank you. (consults business card) 23 Mitchell Street – is that right?|
|JOHN||That’s right. Second floor.|
|ANNE||Okay. See you then. Goodbye.|
He puts down the phone and celebrates.
In her hotel room, Anne puts the phone down, and rings again.
|ANNE||Hello. Reception? What time is it please?|
|CLERK||It’s five o’clock.|
|ANNE||And what time do you serve dinner?|
|CLERK||The restaurant opens in an hour, and dinner is served between six and nine pm.|
|CLERK||Breakfast is served between seven and nine thirty am ma’am.|
Anne puts the phone down, then notices the photo by her bed and picks it up again. There is a tear in her eyes.