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F.3 How do I get there?
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F.7 Welcome to my new apartment
F.8 What do you do in the morning
F.9 Making a weekend plan
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F.13 Do me a favor?
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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

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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

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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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1.19 Bargaining

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Published: 12.09.2017
Level 2   |   Time: 2:52
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Paul bargains with Bob to buy a digital camera.


    

triangleDirections


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

triangleVocabulary


  • an ATM [n] - an automatic teller machine (bank machine)
  • bargain [v] - negotiate a price

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb 


triangleBackground


Marie Bob Paul
Marie Bob Paul
  • Marie, Bob and Paul all work in a travel agency.
  • Marie and Paul are having dinner together.

triangleQuestions


  1. What does Bob want to sell?
    a digital camera
    some photographs
    dinner

  2. What does Paul want to buy?
    a digital camera
    some photographs
    dinner

  3. Why is Bob selling it?
    He has another one.
    He needs money.
    He doesn't like photography.

  4. What is Bob's first price?
    $300
    $250
    $230
    $210
    $200

  5. What is Paul's first offer?
    $300
    $250
    $230
    $210
    $200

  6. How much did Paul almost pay yesterday?
    $300
    $250
    $230
    $210
    $200

  7. What is Paul's last offer?
    $225
    $224
    $223
    $222
    $221
    $220

  8. What is Bob's last price?
    $225
    $224
    $223
    $222
    $221
    $220

  9. What does Marie offer to do?
    Pay one extra dollar.
    Buy the camera.
    Bargain for Paul.

  10. Why does Paul leave?
    Because he is angry.
    To buy another camera.
    To get money from an ATM.


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Marie: Hey, here comes Bob.
Paul: Yeah. He wants to sell me his digital camera.
Bob: Hi. How was dinner?
Marie: Great. What do you have there?
Bob: The best digital camera money can buy.
Marie: Paul, that’s the same camera you looked . . .
Paul: Why are you selling it?
Bob: I have two. Cheryl gave me another one for my birthday.
Paul: It’s not bad. How much do you want?
Bob: Two hundred and fifty dollars.
Marie: Wow! That’s a great . . .
Paul: That’s more than I want to pay.
Marie: But that’s less than . . .
Paul: I can give you $200 for it.
Bob: No. I need at least $245.
Paul: Sorry, all I have is $210.
Marie: There’s an ATM right . . .
Bob: I could go as low as $230, but that’s it.
Paul: Sorry. Thanks anyway.
Bob: All right. I’ll sell it to somebody else.
Marie: What are you doing? You almost bought that camera yesterday for three hundred dollars!
Paul: You don’t know how to bargain, do you?
Marie: Bargain? Of course I know how to bargain. You don’t know how to bargain. You could buy that camera for two hundred and thirty dollars, but now it’s gone!
Bob: All right. You can have it for $225.
Paul: $220.
Bob: $224.
Paul: $221.
Bob: $223.
Paul: $222. Not a dollar more.
Bob: I’m not selling this for less than two hundred and twenty-three dollars.
Marie: Here! Here’s one dollar! Now you both get what you want.
Paul: It’s a deal! I’ll get some money from the ATM.
Bob: Great!
Paul: You said I don’t know how to bargain.



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1.18 Paul's African Adventure
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1.20 I'll leave the tip
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