The Best Thing About Living In Australia

An Australian man talks about the best things about living in Australia.

Self Study

Dictation

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Transcript

It's great living in Australia.

What I love about it, is the weather, it gets nice and warm, and not too cold.

Where I'm from, in Adelaide, it doesn't ever snow, and also we are very close to the beach.

All of the cities are close to coastal areas, so I like visiting the beach.

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 is the best thing he likes about living in his country?
  • Why?
  • Where's his hometown?
  • Does it snow there?
  • What are most of Australia's major cities close to?

Answers

He really likes Australia's weather.

It's quite warm, it's not too cold.

He's from Adelaide.

No, it doesn't snow in Adelaide.

Most of the big cities in Australia are coastal. They're close to the beach.