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1 Where are you three off to?
Not yet but I've got tickets. We're going on Tuesday.
Yes it's true. I'm getting married in July.
We're going for a coffee. Would you like to come?
He's on a trip and he doesn't get back until next week.
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.

2 When are you leaving?
I'm not setting off for another hour or so.
No I'm coming on the last plane tonight and then staying in the airport hotel.
No, I've hurt my back. I'm looking after the kids and letting my wife play instead.
I'm afraid so. Three people have taken appointments for Saturday. But I'm finishing early, at 11.00.
I'm sorry I can't. I'm having dinner with Joan and Allison.

3 I'd like to place an order, please.
Next Tuesday at 10.00.
I'm sorry. We don't open for business until 9.00. Can you phone back then?
Well the train arrives at 13.45 and then it will take about 20 minutes by taxi.
The match starts at 8.00. I hope Manchester United win!
Friday. If you're too tired to think, go to bed.

4 What time will you be there?
It leaves at 5.00 in the morning so you'd better get up early!
I'm sorry. We don't open for business until 9.00. Can you phone back then?
Well the train arrives at 13.45 and then it will take about 20 minutes by taxi.
I'm afraid so. Three people have taken appointments for Saturday. But I'm finishing early, at 11.00.
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.

5 Are you worried about your exams?
I'm not setting off for another hour or so.
No I'm coming on the last plane tonight and then staying in the airport hotel.
No, I've hurt my back. I'm looking after the kids and letting my wife play instead.
Yes, I'm going to Barbados for two weeks.
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.

6 What's this about your getting engaged?
Not yet but I've got tickets. We're going on Tuesday.
Yes it's true. I'm getting married in July.
It takes 30 minutes by taxi and 45 minutes by bus.
He's on a trip and he doesn't get back until next week.
Friday. If you're too tired to think, go to bed.

7 What time is kick-off?
It leaves at 5.00 in the morning so you'd better get up early!
Yes it's true. I'm getting married in July.
Well the train arrives at 13.45 and then it will take about 20 minutes by taxi.
The match starts at 8.00. I hope Manchester United win!
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.

8 Are you working on Saturday?
I'm not setting off for another hour or so.
No I'm coming on the last plane tonight and then staying in the airport hotel.
We're going for a coffee. Would you like to come?
I'm afraid so. Three people have taken appointments for Saturday. But I'm finishing early, at 11.00.
Four days. I'm leaving on Friday.

9 Are you catching the early flight tomorrow?
I'm not setting off for another hour or so.
No I'm coming on the last plane tonight and then staying in the airport hotel.
We're going for a coffee. Would you like to come?
I'm afraid so. Three people have taken appointments for Saturday. But I'm finishing early, at 11.00.
Four days. I'm leaving on Friday.

10 How long is it from the airport to the centre of town?
Next Tuesday at 10.00.
It doesn't start until quite late. 9.30 I think.
It takes 30 minutes by taxi and 45 minutes by bus.
The match starts at 8.00. I hope Manchester United win!
Friday. If you're too tired to think, go to bed.

11 What day is it tomorrow?
It leaves at 5.00 in the morning so you'd better get up early!
It doesn't start until quite late. 9.30 I think.
Well the train arrives at 13.45 and then it will take about 20 minutes by taxi.
The match starts at 8.00. I hope Manchester United win!
Friday. If you're too tired to think, go to bed.

12 When does the Trade Fair open?
Next Tuesday at 10.00.
Yes it's true. I'm getting married in July.
Well the train arrives at 13.45 and then it will take about 20 minutes by taxi.
The match starts at 8.00. I hope Manchester United win!
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.

13 What time does the film begin?
It leaves at 5.00 in the morning so you'd better get up early!
It doesn't start until quite late. 9.30 I think.
No, I've hurt my back. I'm looking after the kids and letting my wife play instead.
Yes, I'm going to Barbados for two weeks.
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.

14 Is Bob there?
Next Tuesday at 10.00.
It doesn't start until quite late. 9.30 I think.
It takes 30 minutes by taxi and 45 minutes by bus.
He's on a trip and he doesn't get back until next week.
Friday. If you're too tired to think, go to bed.

15 Have you seen the new play at the Criterion theatre?
Not yet but I've got tickets. We're going on Tuesday.
I'm sorry. We don't open for business until 9.00. Can you phone back then?
It takes 30 minutes by taxi and 45 minutes by bus.
He's on a trip and he doesn't get back until next week.
I'm sorry I can't. I'm having dinner with Joan and Allison.

16 How long are you staying for?
Not yet but I've got tickets. We're going on Tuesday.
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.
We're going for a coffee. Would you like to come?
I'm afraid so. Three people have taken appointments for Saturday. But I'm finishing early, at 11.00.
Four days. I'm leaving on Friday.

17 What time does the bus leave?
It leaves at 5.00 in the morning so you'd better get up early!
Yes it's true. I'm getting married in July.
No, I've hurt my back. I'm looking after the kids and letting my wife play instead.
Yes, I'm going to Barbados for two weeks.
Four days. I'm leaving on Friday.

18 Are you playing tennis on Saturday?
Not yet but I've got tickets. We're going on Tuesday.
No I'm coming on the last plane tonight and then staying in the airport hotel.
No, I've hurt my back. I'm looking after the kids and letting my wife play instead.
Yes, I'm going to Barbados for two weeks.
Four days. I'm leaving on Friday.

19 Would you like to come to dinner this evening?
Next Tuesday at 10.00.
I'm sorry. We don't open for business until 9.00. Can you phone back then?
It takes 30 minutes by taxi and 45 minutes by bus.
He's on a trip and he doesn't get back until next week.
I'm sorry I can't. I'm having dinner with Joan and Allison.

20 So you're off on holiday next week?
I'm not setting off for another hour or so.
Yes, I'm taking them in less than a month and I still haven't done any work.
We're going for a coffee. Would you like to come?
Yes, I'm going to Barbados for two weeks.
I'm sorry I can't. I'm having dinner with Joan and Allison.



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