Units
Topic | Speaker
Activity Options
Details
Book 1 | 2 | 3
Unit 1 "I didn't recognize you."
     
Have you changed?
Six people answer this question: Do you look the same as you did in high school?
Flash Interaction
Transcript-MP3
Mixer
Time: 2:33
Various Accents

 
#645 Future Kids
Simon and Todd talk about how the future will be different for his newborn son.
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Audio Notes
Interview
Time: 2:53
Simon
 
Unit 2 "I've got to be myself."
     
#362 Ambitions
Eli talks about what she would like to do with her life.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:52
Eli

 
#206 Nut Farm
Marion talks working on a nut farm.
(The real nuts, not the crazy people)
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:50
Marion
 
Unit 3 "If you don't mind my saying so"
     
#464 Children with Phones
A debate about children having mobile phones.
Flash Audio
Flash Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:26
Ruth

 
#588 Dinner Debate
Marion and Todd discuss dinner.
Flash Audio
Flash Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 4:07
Marion
 
Unit 4 "I'm sure you will get along with them "
     
#623 Meet the Family
Lucinda talks about taking her boyfriend back home to meet her family.
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Audio Notes
Interview
Time: 3:15
Lucinda
 
#604 Language at Home
Joel talks about the languages he speaks with his family .
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 3:11
Joel
 
Unit 5 "I can't make up my mind. "
     
#632 Big Company vs. Small Company
Tom and Martin debate whether it is better to work for a big or small company .
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Audio Notes
Interview
Time: 2:06
Martin

 
#430 Packaged Tour vs. Backpacking
Simon and Todd talk about the best way to travel.
Flash Audio
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:26
Simon
 
Unit 6 "It's hard to understand him sometimes."
     
#475 English Only in Class
Speaking only English in English class.
Flash Audio
Flash Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:01
Ruth
 
#323 Learning English
Kawabe gives his secret for learning English really well.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:33
Kawabe
 
Unit 7 "She's not my type."
     
#622 Soul mates
Lucinda talks about her boyfriend and having a cross-cultural relationship.
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Audio Notes
Interview
Time: 3:41
Lucinda
 
#299 Perfect Match
Eli talks about her boyfriend.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:58
Eli
 
#79 The Boyfriend
Tara talks about her boyfriend and what it is about him that she likes.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 1:09
Tara
 
Unit 8 "Operate with caution."
     
#631 Computers in Class
Tom and Martin debate whether computers should be used in class.
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Audio Notes
Interview
Time: 1:36
Martin
 
#563 Technology
Jeff and Todd talk about technology.
Flash Audio
Flash Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 3:14
Jeff
 
Unit 9 "She's got some unusual habits."
     
#564 The Roommate
Jeff talks about having a roommate.
Flash Audio
Flash Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:25
Jeff
 
#320 Last Night
Eli talks about what she did the night before.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:49
Eli

 
Unit 10 "I feel lucky to be alive."
     
#227 The Horse Ride
Ashley talks about an interesting journey she took on a horse.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 1:44
Ashley
 

#272 Hurricane
Ivan talks about his memories of a hurricane to hit his city.

2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 1:53
Ivan
 
#175 Hurricane Andrew
Alexandra talks about a bad hurricane that hit her city of Miami.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 1:45
Alexandra
 
Unit 11 "I'm not sure what he does exactly."
     
#556 Mean Professor
Shuan and Brett talk about their classes.
Flash Audio
Flash Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:19
Shuan
 
#172 Airplane Job
Alexandra talks about her job in the aviation industry.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:22
Alexandra
 
Unit 12 "You may need to change your routine."
     
#18 Junk Food
Listen to how healthy these six people are when it comes to eating.
Flash Interaction
Transcript-MP3
Mixer
Time: 2:33
Various Accents

 
#367 Messy Room
Marion discusses what she needs to do with her room.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:38
Marion
 
Unit 13 "Getting there is half the fun."
     
#612 Last Stop - Cancun
Shuan talks about the his time in Cancun, Mexico and his unplanned adventure.
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Audio Notes
Interview
Time: 3:57
Shuan

 
#359 Getting Lost
Greg talks about getting lost in Asia.
Flash Audio
Flash Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 3:00
Greg
 
#271 Elephants
Rob tells a story of running into Elephants in India.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 5:34
Rob
 
#269 Unpleasant surprise
Gloria talks about having a scary visitor in Thailand.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:19
Gloria
 
Unit 14 "You can make some real money."
     
#676 How to Pitch a Film
Jeff talks about the process of trying to sell his film or how to get an audience for it.
Slide Show
Slide Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Audio Notes
Interview
Time: 3:06
Jeff
 
#67 Money
James talks about what he would do if he was given a million dollars.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 0:57
James
 
Unit 15 "She's still in our hearts."
     
#185 Memories of Grandfather
Marion talks about special memories she has of her grandfather.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 3:03
Marion
 

#329 Lulu
Marion talks about a really special dog.

2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:42
Marion
 
#18 The Love Story
JJ talks about a time she fell in love and how the relationship worked out.
2004 Quiz
Transcript-MP3
Interview
Time: 2:01
JJ
 
© Todd Beuckens