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I had a sandwich and an apple
for lunch.

2

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The sandwich wasn't very good,
but the apple was nice.

3

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A man and a woman were sitting opposite me. The man was American, but I think the
woman was British.

4

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When we were on holiday, we stayed at a hotel. Sometimes we ate at the hotel and
sometimes we went to a restaurant.

5

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Tim sat down on a chair.

6

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Tim sat down on the chair nearest the door

7

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Paula is looking for a job.

8

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Did Paula get the job she applied for?

9

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Do you have a car?

10

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I cleaned the car yesterday.

11

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Can you turn off the Light, please?

12

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I took a taxi to the station.

13

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(in a shop) I'd like to speak to the manager, please. (=the manager of this shop)

14

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I have to go to the bank and then I'm going to the post office.

15

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Clare isn't very well. She's gone to the doctor.

16

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I don't like going to the dentist

17

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I have to go to the bank today

18

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Is there a bank near here?

19

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I don't like going to the dentist.

20

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My sister is a dentist

21

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'How often do you go to the cinema?' 'About once a month.'

22

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How much are those potatoes?' '£1.50 a kilo

23

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Helen works eight hours a day, six days a week.

24

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I saw an accident this morning. A car crashed into a tree. The driver of t he car wasn't hurt, but the car was badly damaged.

25

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There are two cars parked outside: a blue one and a grey one. The blue one belongs to my neighbours; I don't know who t he owner of t he grey one is.

26

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My friends live in an old house in a small vi llage. There is a beautiful garden behind the house. I would like to have a garden like that.

27

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This house is very nice Has it got a garden?

28

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It's a beautiful day. Let's sit in the garden.

29

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I like living in this house, but it's a shame that the garden is so small.

30

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Can you recommend a good reastaurant?

31

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We had dinner in a very nice restaurant.

32

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We had dinner in the best restaurant in town.

33

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She has a French name, but in fact she's English, not French.

34

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Whats the name of that man we met yesterday?

35

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We stayed at a very nice hotel- I can't remember the name now.

36

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There isn't an airport near where I live the nearest airport is 70 miles away.

37

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Our flight was delayed. We had to wait at the airport for three hours.

38

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Excuse me, please. Can you tell me how to get to the airport?

39

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Are you going away next week? no, the week after next.

40

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I'm going away for a week in September.

41

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Gary has a part-time job. He works three mornings a week.

42

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How often do you go to the dentist?

43

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Could you dose the door, please?

44

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I'm sorry. I didn't mean to do that. lt was a mistake.

45

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Excuse me, where is the bus station, please?

46

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I have a problem. Can you help me?

47

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I'm just going to the post office. I won't be long.

48

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There were no chairs, so we sat on the floor

49

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Have you finished with the book I lent you?

50

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My sister has just got a job in a bank in Zurich.

51

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We live in a small apartment the in city centre

52

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There's a supermarket at the end of the street I live in.

53

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How often do you go to the cinema? About once a month

54

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How often do you go away on holiday? Once or twice a year.

55

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What's the usual speed limit in towns in your country? v

56

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How much sleep do you need? About seven hours a night.

57

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How often do you go out in the evening? Two or three times a week.

58

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How much television do you watch (on average)? About two hours a day.

59

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How much does it cost to rent a small car in your country? About £20 a day.