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How to talk about Your Hometown | Global English Course: Level 1 – Lesson 5

How to talk about Your Hometown

Key phrases for practice:

I’m from Hokkaido.
I’m from western Tokyo.

Kyoto is known for famous temples.
Aomori is known for delicious apples.

I like Nagano because it’s great for skiing.
I like my hometown because it’s quiet.

What can I do there?

When is the best time to visit your hometown?

Is anyone famous from your hometown?

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How to Meet for the First Time | Global English Course: Level 1 – Lesson 4

How to Meet for the First Time

Key phrases for practice:

Hello. My name is…
Hello. My name is Stephen.

It’s nice to meet you.
It’s a pleasure to meet you.

I’m from Tokyo.
I’m from Ottawa, Canada.

It’s nice to meet you, too.
It’s a pleasure to meet you, too.

Likewise.

Where are you from?

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How to talk about Time | Global English Course: Level 1 – Lesson 3


How to talk about Time

Key phrases for practice:

It’s 8:30.
It’s 4:45pm.

The meeting starts at 2 o’clock.
The meeting starts at half past ten.

I usually get home around a quarter past nine.
I usually get home around a quarter to eleven.

What time is it?

When does the meeting start?
When does the workshop end?

What time do you have lunch?
What time do you usually leave the office?

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How to talk about Companies | Global English Course: Level 1 – Lesson 2


How to talk about Companies

Key phrases for practice:

We make auto parts.
We offer financial services.

Our main competitors are electronics retailers.
Our main competitors are Honda and BMW.

We are currently cutting costs.
We are currently improving quality.

What does your company do?

Who are your main competitors?

How’s your business doing?

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How to talk about Occupations | Global English Course: Level 1 – Lesson 1

 

How to talk about Occupations

Key phrases for practice:

I’m a sales rep.
I’m an office assistant.

I work at a trading company.
I work at Sony.

I’m responsible for dealing with customers.
I’m responsible for quality assurance.

What do you do?

Where do you work?

Tell me more about your job.

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