Let’s learn a Conversation about a Language Course
Student: I want to know something about your English language course. Can you help me?
Student Counsellor: Yes, of course.
Student: When will the course start?
Student Counsellor: The course will start on 20th March.
Student: Who will conduct the course?
Student Counsellor: Mr. David will conduct the course.
Student: What is his qualification?
Student Counsellor: He is an MA in English and he is a TESOL trainer.
Student: Is he experienced?
Student Counsellor: Yes, he is.
Student: How long has been teaching here?
Student Counsellor: He has been taking classes in our language center for the last two years.
Student: Did he work anywhere else?
Student Counsellor: He worked in British Council before joining our language center. There he worked for five years.
Student: Is he a good trainer?
Student Counsellor: Yes, he is.
Student: Are the students satisfied with him?
Student Counsellor: Yes, they are.
Student: How long will the course last?
Student Counsellor: The course will last for 3 months.
Student: How many classes will be held?
Student Counsellor: There will be thirty classes.
Student: How much is the course fee?
Student Counsellor: The course fee is taka 6000.
Student: What is the minimum qualification for attending the course?
Student Counsellor: The minimum qualification is SSC. Students who are waiting for the result can also attend the course.
Student: Thank you very much. I will come with my friends. They are also very interested in the course.
Interviewer: Now I call upon Habibul, the winning captain, to come over here and have a chat with me. Habibul how was the day?
Habibul: I think it was a lucky day for us. We started well by winning the toss. All the boys did very well.
Interviewer: Now that you have won the match, how do you feel?
Habibul: I am very glad. We needed a win very much. You know we have won a match after six months.
Interviewer: What was the turning point of the match?
Habibul: I think Rafique’s second spell of bowling was the turning point of the match. He took three important wickets in quick succession and I knew we were going to win the game.
Interviewer: How was the bating today? Wasn’t it a misfortune not to have a century after going very near to it?
Habibul: Yes, it was. After reaching ninety I became very defensive that ruined me.
Interviewer: Aftab has also played a very good inning. What do you think about him?
Habibul: Yes, his innings were very remarkable. It has helped us to get a big total. He is a fine young cricketer. I hope he will be able to contribute continuously to Bangladesh cricket in the coming years.
Interviewer: Thank you, Habibul. I hope you will come out successful in the next series, too.
Habibul: You’re welcome.
Ben Foster: Did you attend the program last night?
Luna Watkins: Yes, I did.
Ben Foster: How did you enjoy it?
Luna Watkins: We had a lot of fun. It was a very interesting program.
Ben Foster: Who organized the program?
Luna Watkins: Chittagong Lions Club organized the program.
Ben Foster: How many people were in the program?
Luna Watkins: There were about three hundred people in the program.
Ben Foster: Who performed in the program?
Luna Watkins: A famous magician named Jewel Aich performed in the program.
Ben Foster: How long did the program last?
Luna Watkins: The program lasted for about two hours.
Ben Foster: When did it start?
Luna Watkins: It started at 7 pm sharp.
Ben Foster: When did it end?
Luna Watkins: It ended at 9 pm.
Ben Foster: When did you return home?
Luna Watkins: I returned home at about 10 p.m.
Ben Foster: What was the price of the tickets?
Luna Watkins: Tickets were of different categories. The prices were tk.300 tk.500 and tk.800.
Ben Foster: What category did you buy?
Luna Watkins: I bought that of the TK.500 category.
Ben Foster: I hope to go there the next time the program takes place.
Shop Assistant: Good evening sir.
Customer: Good evening.
Shop Assistant: Are you being helped?
Customer: No, I’m not.
Shop Assistant: What types of things are you looking for?
Customer: I’m looking for some T-shirts for my children and myself.
Shop Assistant: Here are some T-shirts for children on the display. You may choose from them.
Customer: I want this type of T-shirt for the children.
Shop Assistant: What size do you need?
Customer: My two boys are 6 and 10 years of age.
Shop Assistant: What colors do you like?
Customer: Possibly blue and chocolate colors.
Shop Assistant: These t-shirts should fit a child of 6 years of age.
Customer: I like this one. And for the children of 10 years?
Shop Assistant: You may choose one of these T-shirts.
Customer: This one seems good. Now show me T-shirts for me.
Shop Assistant: The T-shirts for grown-ups are over there. There are some beautiful T-shirts on the rack.
Customer: May I see this one?
Shop Assistant: Sure. Here you are.
Customer: Is it easy to take care of?
Shop Assistant: Yes, it is. This one will not fade or shrink very much. It is machine washable, too.
Customer: Please pack these three T-shirts for me.
Shop Assistant: Sure, sir.
Customer: Thank you so much.
Shop Assistant: You are most welcome.