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1. Pre-Listening Exercise
In which countries is drinking
Choose from the following list:
China, France, United Kingdom, Japan,
United States, India, Germany.
Make sentences beginning:
Drinking tea is important in ___
Try to think of different reasons.
Jenny: Would you like a cup of tea?
Paul: I'd love one. All that
shopping has made me tired.
Jenny: I'll put the kettle on. You
put the shopping away.
Paul: Let's have tea first. I'm exhausted.
Jenny: Here you are then,
mugs, milk, sugar. Would you like
Paul: Let's have one of those nice
doughnuts we bought.
Jenny: Well, you'll have to
get them out of the bag. Here's your
Paul: Two spoonfuls of sugar today.
I need the energy.
Jenny: Poor thing! I must
say though, it's nice to be home.
Paul: What would we do without a
cup of tea?
Jenny: Drink coffee, I suppose.
Paul: Coffee sometimes makes me more
Jenny: Yes, you're right. Tea is
better when you're really thirsty.
Paul: Give me one of those doughnuts.
Jenny: You'll get fat.
Paul: No, I won't. You work me too
Jenny: They do look good, don't they?
Paul: Mmm! Lots of jam in them too.
Jenny: My fingers are sticky. I'll
get some tissues and some forks.
Paul: You'd better hurry or they'll
all be gone.
Jenny: Coming! Here you are. You
can wash the dishes.
Paul: A small price to pay. After
all, you make a great cup of tea.