Curso First Certificate Exam

LOS CURSOS DE INGLES GRATIS PREFERIDOS POR LOS HISPANOHABLANTES

 

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Emphasising words (I)

 

When people want to emphasise a word in a sentence, they say that word more loudly and also use a higher pitch, that is, they move their voice up. You will hear five statements, each of which is a response to a question. In each response a word or phrase -highlighted in red- is emphasised. Click on the speakers and listen carefully!!

Ann tells Tom that the wedding is Saturday next week. Then Tom asks her where the service is.

 

ANN: It's at St George's church.
TOM: Is the service at St Michael's church?
ANN: It's at St George's church.

 

 

Now, Tom wants to know where the party is afterwards

 

ANN:  It's at Sophie's house.
TOM:  Where's the party afterwards?
ANN:  It's at Sophie's house.

 

 

Now, Tom wants to know when Ann is going to the dressmaker's.

 

ANN:  I've been to the dressmaker's.
TOM:  When are you going to the dressmaker's?
ANN:  I've been to the dressmaker's.

 

 

Now, Tom asks Ann if Rachel has bought a hat  for the wedding.

 

ANN:  No. she's borrowed a hat.
TOM:  Has Rachel bought a hat for the wedding?
ANN:  No, she's borrowed a hat.

 

 

Now, Tom wants to know if the bridegroom has black hair.

 

ANN:  No, he has brown hair.
TOM:  Does the bridegroom have black hair?
ANN:  No, he has brown hair.

 

Emphasising words (II)

 

You will hear now four 3-question groups. Each question will have the same response. But note how you need to emphasise different words or phrases in the response, depending on the question. Emphasised words or phrases are highlighted in red. Click on the speakers and listen carefully!!

ANN:  When's the fashion show?
TOM:  It's on June the 2nd.

ANN:  Is the fashion show on July the 2nd?
TOM:  It's on June the 2nd.

ANN:  Is the fashion show on June the 3rd?
TOM:  It's on June the 2nd.

 

 

TOM:  Julia looks happy.
ANN:  She's got a new coat.

TOM:  I think Julia needs a new coat.
ANN:  She's got a new coat.

TOM:  Is Julia going to wear that awful old coat?
ANN:  She's got a new coat.

 

 

TOM:  Don't forget to take them something.
ANN:   I've got a bottle of champagne.

TOM:  We must buy them a bottle of champagne.
ANN:  I've got a bottle of champagne.

TOM:  Have we got a bottle we can take them?
ANN:  I've got a bottle of champagne.

 

 

TOM:  Where does he work now?
ANN:  He works in Argentina.

TOM:  Does he work in Brazil?
ANN:  He works in Argentina.

TOM:  Is he on holiday in Argentina?
ANN:  He works in Argentina.

 

 

FELICITACIONES !!! Acabas de finalizar la
UNIT 3 - LESSON 10 del OM First Certificate Exam.
Antes de pasar a la siguiente lección, por favor asegúrate de repasar todo lo que has aprendido aquí.

 

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