The podcast for 24 November 2015 looks at at some of the phrases you need on the telephone. Imagine you’re making a phone call. First, you’ll hear the person you are calling say something in English. We’ll then tell you in German how you should respond in English.
In the podcast for 10 November 2015, you can listen to a short news item about the changing nature of work in the United States. As you listen, try to answer this question: what percentage of the US workforce is made up of part-time, freelance workers?
The podcast for 6 October 2015 looks at the vocabulary of telecommunications. Do an exercise and be careful to avoid false friends. Which object do you take with you wherever you go and use to talk with someone?