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F.1 Nice to Meet You
F.2 Who's that?
F.3 How do I get there?
F.4 Who's this?
F.5 You're late!
F.6 Do you like this blouse?
F.7 Welcome to my new apartment
F.8 What do you do in the morning
F.9 Making a weekend plan
F.10 Tonight I'm cooking
F.11 How was yout trip?
F.12 She has a fever
F.13 Do me a favor?
F.14 I'd like to get married

Top Notch TV 1
1.1 Giorgio Moretti
1.2 Interviewing Giorgio
1.3 Making a weekend plan
1.4 Paul gives directions
1.5 Cheryl's family
1.6 Bob's memory trick
1.7 What's in the salad
1.8 Eating healthy
1.9 Where are the tickets?
1.10 Paul and Machines
1.11 Bob's Exercise
1.12 Bob's Eexercise advice
1.13 Mr. Rashid's vacation
1.14 What a vacation!
1.15 Which do you prefer?
1.16 Fashion for Bob
1.17 A trip to South Africa
1.18 Paul's African Adventure
1.19 Bargaining
1.20 I'll leave the tip

Top Notch TV 2
2.1 Have we met before?
2.2 The Museum of Cheese
2.3 Choosing a movie
2.4 The movie star
2.5 Can I take a message
2.6 Hotel complaints
2.7 Paul's accident
2.8 A luxury van
2.9 How about a manicure?
2.10 Bob's haircut
2.11 A sit-down meal
2.12 What's for dessert?
2.13 What is that color?
2.14 Feeling blue?
2.15 Art for the office
2.16 Paul the artist
2.17 The computer expert
2.18 New office tech
2.19 Marie flirting
2.20 Bob the romantic

Top Notch TV 3
3.01 A little early
3.02 Etiquette in India
3.03 Are you ok?
3.04 Too much medicine
3.05 Rush job
3.06 Planning the party
3.07 Bob the dancer
3.08 The etiquette teacher
3.09 Planning the wedding
3.10 A new holiday
3.11 Somewhere safe
3.12 An epidemic in Finland
3.13 Bob's history book
3.14 Newspapers
3.15 New technology
3.16 Paul's phone buzzer
3.17 Discussing politics
3.18 I'm not a radical
3.19 Planning a honeymoon
3.20 A trip to Tahiti









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F.13 Do me a favor?

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Published: 2.08.2019
Level 1   |   Time: 1:26
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Mr. Evans has many requests for Marie.


    

triangleDirections


  1. REVIEW the vocabulary / background.
  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
  4. CHECK your answers. (Show Answers)

triangleVocabulary


  • a favor [n] - a kind or helpful action
  • spill [v] - allow liquid to fall accidentally
  • a tie [n] - a necktie, worn with a suit hanging in front of one's shirt
  • a suit [n] - formal clothing with pants and a jacket
  • a violin [n] -a musical instrument with strings

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb, [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression


triangleBackground


Marie Mr. Evans
Marie Mr. Evans
  • Marie and Mr. Evans work in a travel agency.
  • Mr. Evans is Marie's boss.

triangleQuestions


  1. Mr. Evans spilled coffee on his tie.
    True
    False

  2. Mr. Evans has to meet a client in one hour.
    True
    False

  3. Mr. Evans wants Marie to wash his tie.
    True
    False

  4. Mr. Evans asks Marie to buy a newspaper.
    True
    False

  5. Mr. Evans asks Marie to make some coffee.
    True
    False

  6. Mr. Evans says his shirt is ugly.
    True
    False

  7. Mr. Evans asks Marie to buy him a new suit.
    True
    False

  8. Mr. Evans asks Marie to buy him a violin.
    True
    False

  9. Mr. Evans invites Marie to join him for lunch.
    True
    False

  10. Mr. Evans asks Marie to fix his car.
    True
    False

  11. Mr. Evans thinks Marie is not listening to him.
    True
    False

  12. Mr. Evans decides to buy a new tie by himself.
    True
    False

  13. Marie was not listening to Mr. Evans.
    True
    False


triangleLanguage (polite requests)


Directions: Listen to the conversation and choose the verb combination that you hear.
* Note: In these sentences, "can" and "could" have the same meaning - polite requests.

  • Marie, (could you do) me a favor? I’m having lunch with a client in an hour, and I spilled coffee on my tie. (Could you go) to the store and buy a new tie for me?
  • Sure, no problem.
  • And (can you get) a newspaper for me at the store on the corner?
  • Yup.
  • This coffee is cold. (Could you buy) me a cup of coffee, too?
  • Sure.
  • Also, this shirt doesn’t look very nice. (Can you buy) me a new shirt?
  • Of course.
  • (Could you get) me a new suit, too?
  • Yes.
  • And (can you play) the violin for me after lunch?
  • Certainly.
  • (Could you fix) my car tonight?
  • Yes, sir.
  • You didn’t hear me at all, did you?
  • I’m sorry, what did you say?
  • Nothing. Nothing. I’m going to the store to buy a new tie.
  • OK.
  • (Can I fix) his car tonight? Yeah, right.


triangle Script



Mr. Evans: Marie, could you do me a favor? I’m having lunch with a client in an hour, and I spilled coffee on my tie. Could you go to the store and buy a new tie for me?
Marie: Sure, no problem.
Mr. Evans: And can you get a newspaper for me at the store on the corner?
Marie: Yup.
Mr. Evans: This coffee is cold. Could you buy me a cup of coffee, too?
Marie: Sure.
Mr. Evans: Also, this shirt doesn’t look very nice. Can you buy me a new shirt?
Marie: Of course.
Mr. Evans: Could you get me a new suit, too?
Marie: Yes.
Mr. Evans: And can you play the violin for me after lunch?
Marie: Certainly.
Mr. Evans: Could you fix my car tonight?
Marie: Yes, sir.
Mr. Evans: You didn’t hear me at all, did you?
Marie: I’m sorry, what did you say?
Mr. Evans: Nothing. Nothing. I’m going to the store to buy a new tie.
Marie: OK.
Marie: Can I fix his car tonight? Yeah, right.




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F.12 She has a fever
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F.14 Thank you
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