Conversations Around A Dinner Table

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Samuel talks about some
atypical situations in his job.

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First of all, listen to the audio for general comprehension. Secondly, listen once again trying to complete this multiple choice activity. Finally, click here to check your answers and get a full transcription of Samuel's comment. As "An Image is Worth a Thousand Words", the picture below will help you understand the general meaning.

1.

What is Samuel's job? 

 

   He's a repair man.
   He's a garbage-disposal designer.

2.

What does he do, exactly? 

 

   He repairs Barbie dolls.
   He repairs household appliances.

3.

Where are usually garbage-disposal systems installed? 

 

   In the bathroom.
   In the kitchen.
   Inside walk-in closets.

4.

Why does the disposal system sometimes get jammed?

 

   People put too much food into it.
   People pour liquids in excess.

5.

What happened once? 

 

   A Barbie doll was put down into the disposal.
   A Barbie doll fell down into the disposal.

 

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