At the library - giving personal information

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Preparation

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Transcript

Lucy: Hello.
School librarian: Hello, what’s your name?
Lucy: My name's Lucy.
School librarian: And what's your surname, Lucy?
Lucy: Moore.
School librarian: Can you spell that?
Lucy: M-O-O-R-E.
School librarian: Thank you. What class are you in?
Lucy: Class 1B.
School librarian: Class 1B. And how old are you, Lucy?
Lucy: I'm 13.
School librarian: Have you got a photo?
Lucy: Yes, here you are.
School librarian: Thank you ... OK, thank you, Lucy. Here's your school library card.
Lucy: Thanks. Bye.
School librarian: Goodbye.

Discussion

Is there a library at your school? Do you like going to the library?

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Comments

Submitted by AnaElisaMar on Thu, 11/24/2022 - 16:25

good

Submitted by MeaMea on Fri, 10/21/2022 - 15:02

If this card hand in other people, it dengerous.Be careful everyone.

Submitted by shinta on Fri, 10/14/2022 - 09:13

Yes, there are two library in my school. I like to go to library.

Submitted by ingleseBZnullo on Wed, 08/31/2022 - 13:55

i don't like books, but i read school books

Submitted by SK0272ingles on Wed, 08/17/2022 - 00:36

Yes, there is in front of the FICA. I don't like because it is much bored.

Submitted by AliEsp on Sat, 08/13/2022 - 16:00

Yes, it has. I like going at library because I like reading books.

Submitted by fmchancosic on Wed, 08/10/2022 - 20:29

No, there isn't. Yes, I do. I love going to the library. I usually go when I have free time.

Submitted by Tami1210 on Wed, 08/10/2022 - 02:09

Yes, in my school there is a very large library and it has many interesting books and I like to go very often to research topics that we reviewed in class.

Submitted by jrrada21 on Wed, 07/13/2022 - 00:28

yes. in my school there is a library, it´s beatiful library, the library has many books to read , looking información etc. For the second question. yes i like to go to the library , I enjoy to be there.

Submitted by minata on Mon, 06/20/2022 - 19:57

yes , we have a library in my school but unfortunately there are no books I want to read

Submitted by QAZ on Tue, 06/14/2022 - 16:54

YUP. During the break time, I want to go to the library in school with my buddy cause there are so many books and comics to read to relax.

Submitted by SEBASTIAN on Tue, 06/07/2022 - 21:09

yes, there is a library at my school but it is very small. I like going to the library because it is fun to read books

Submitted by Denizz on Wed, 06/01/2022 - 12:49

Since the library is a quiet environment it is easier for me to focus

Submitted by Denizz on Wed, 06/01/2022 - 12:46

There is no library in oir sshool

Submitted by Edaa on Wed, 06/01/2022 - 07:12

yes, there is a library in our school, but I don't have much time to go, it's fun when I go.
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Submitted by Ebrarr on Wed, 06/01/2022 - 07:11

Our school has a library and I love reading books.

Submitted by Nosh1001 on Sun, 05/29/2022 - 08:14

We all believe that the library is the only and the best resource of information But TBH There wasn’t a library in my school and that’s the worst thing ever Cuz I like going to it and reading books .

Submitted by Aybuke on Fri, 04/22/2022 - 21:06

Yes there is a big library at my school .I love going to library because I feel more comfortable in the library and I can focus better there.

Submitted by rainyhappy on Tue, 04/05/2022 - 15:39

Yes, there is a library in my school and there are a lot of books in the library. I love to go to the library because there are lot of interesting books such as books for improving life. When I was in the library, I feel happier and relax.

Submitted by Michael123Inca on Fri, 03/25/2022 - 05:35

If there is a small library I liked to go to play chess and read stories but it is closed at the moment

Submitted by KirV on Wed, 02/23/2022 - 15:18

Yes, there is a library in my school. But I don't usually go there.

Submitted by Joss_01 on Sun, 01/30/2022 - 05:34

Yes and our school has a big library and i like go to it
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Submitted by Chayanne on Fri, 12/17/2021 - 17:50

Yes, and I love it.

Submitted by reem86 on Wed, 11/24/2021 - 06:06

Yes , there's a lot of books in it. and i like go to it

Submitted by zoeytruong on Fri, 11/19/2021 - 16:27

Yes, there is a library in my shool. but i don't usualy go to there.

Submitted by rainyhappy on Fri, 11/19/2021 - 01:23

Yes, there is a library in my school. I always love to go to the library because there are a lot of interesting book in there.

Submitted by Mari_shveli on Mon, 11/08/2021 - 18:52

Well, my school has got a library, but I'm not enjoying going there.

Submitted by Fenic on Thu, 09/30/2021 - 04:52

Yes, there is a library at my school. I like going to the library.

Submitted by Maikol on Mon, 09/06/2021 - 14:54

ok

Submitted by Thiet on Fri, 08/20/2021 - 04:01

there is a small library in my school. i like to go to the library after class

Submitted by Ammar on Thu, 07/22/2021 - 17:35

yes there is a library in our school, I like it.
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Submitted by FlowerQueen on Fri, 07/16/2021 - 16:32

Yes, there in a library in my school. My school is really big, so the school library is also a little big. I don‘t often go there. I don‘t like there much.
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Submitted by EKExtremeEvan on Mon, 07/12/2021 - 09:57

There is a small library in my school :)
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Submitted by MuradYT on Fri, 06/04/2021 - 08:53

No, there isn't

Submitted by maikha on Sun, 05/23/2021 - 09:56

Yes, there is. Yes, I like.

Submitted by neko1104 on Wed, 04/14/2021 - 16:12

In my school there is not as such a library, but there is a reading room, but they are very similar, the truth is that I have only been to a library twice, but what one can find seems very interesting to me.
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Submitted by tdrgn on Sun, 04/04/2021 - 09:19

I'm not good at in listening but I hope this podcast will help me alot.

Submitted by Pau_Med on Thu, 02/04/2021 - 21:23

My school doesn´t library and of course, i like going to the library

Submitted by Jahc on Wed, 02/03/2021 - 00:37

IN MY school if there are but hardly ever i go

Submitted by khinyimonthant on Mon, 02/01/2021 - 10:35

Yes,we have library at our school but teachers don't let us go in. I don't know why I think they should let us go in.

Submitted by gea883 on Wed, 01/13/2021 - 23:38

no, there is no library at my school.
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Submitted by Kostantinus on Wed, 01/06/2021 - 12:01

Yes! There is a big library at my school. I like going there to read some books.

Submitted by yongkang2606 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 04:36

Yes,there is a library in my school but i don't go there often.

Submitted by seonghj2607 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 02:48

Yes, I do, but I don't prefer books, so I don't read them well

Submitted by yongkang2619 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 02:47

Yes, there is. But I don't like to go to the school library, because talking to my friends is more joyful than going to the library.

Submitted by yongkang2602 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 02:45

Yes, but I don't go library well

Submitted by yongkang2821 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 02:30

Yes. I don't like going to the library

Submitted by yongkang2601 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 02:05

Our school doesn't have a library card.

Submitted by yongkang2626 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 01:10

Yes. Our school has a big library. But I don't like going to the library. Because the library is too far from our classroom

Submitted by yongkang2824 on Tue, 12/15/2020 - 00:14

yes, there is a library in my school but I don't like to go to the library.
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