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If someone asks you if your ears were burning, they aren't asking you if your ears were on fire. They don't want to know if flames were coming out of your ears. They are telling you that they have been talking about you in your absence. Were your ears burning last night? We were talking about you. Listen to these two conversations. Sarah is chatting to her brother Mark, and Penny is chatting to her best friend, Donna. Listen to what they say.
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Young Post reporter Timothy Chui will be speaking with labour and welfare reporter Agnes Lam about a recent construction accident at the International Commerce Centre.
Rescue Listen to this internet radio news item about a rescue operation in Guangxi Province and then answer the questions.
TIM: Hi. This is listening plus. You’re with Timothy Chui and today I’ll be speaking with political reporter Eva Wu on local journalists reporting on the mainland. Thanks for joining us. First off, what are the latest developments?
Young Post reporter Timothy Chui will be speaking with political reporter Eva Wu on local journalists reporting the incidents in Xinjiang.
TIM: Hi, this is listening plus and you’re with Timothy Chui. Today we’ll be speaking with the international desk editor Ian Young about the latest Japanese elections. Thanks for joining us. First off Ian, can you bring us up to speed on the latest Japanese election results.
Neighbours Listen to these four people talking about the people who live next door to them and then fill in the question boxes with the relevant information. Part I
Neighbours Listen to these four people talking about the people who live next door to them and then fill in the question boxes with the relevant information. Part I
Young Post reporter Timothy Chui will be speaking with the international desk editor Ian Young about the latest Japanese elections.
Dreams All of us dream. Some of us remember our dreams quite clearly while others never remember them. Listen to these six people talking about the dreams they have had recently and then answer the questions about what they say.
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