Self Introduction

A young English woman introduces herself.

Self Study

Dictation

Listen to the dialogue in the episode again. Try to write down what they say and then check with the answers below.

Transcript

Hi guys, my name's Sarah.

I'm from London, England.

At the moment, I work as a sales manager for a multinational IT company.

I really like my job.

I live with my parents and my younger brother.

Unfortunately, I just broke up with my boyfriend 3 weeks ago.

Self Study

Use a voice recorder to try to summarize what they said in the episode. You can use the questions and answers below to help.

Questions

  • What's her name?
  • Where's she from?
  • What's her job / occupation?
  • Does she like her job?
  • Who does she live with?
  • Why is she sad?

Answers

Her name's Sarah.

She's from London, England.

She works as a sales manager for a multinational IT company.

She likes her job.

She lives with her parents and her younger brother.

She's upset because she recently broke up with her boyfriend.

Vocabulary

Vocabulary

multinational - a global company.
a multinational company/corporation
Apple is a multinational technology company that operates in many countries around the globe.

break up with sb - to stop/end/finish a romantic relationship.
Harry Styles and Taylor Swift broke up.
I want to break up with my boyfriend.
He's just broken up with his girlfriend.