[ Quiz Script | Text Completion Quiz ]
||man - woman
What points should you consider when looking for a used car? Rank these points in order of importance and discuss them. Do you have any reservations about buying a secondhand car (used car)?
|I. Pre-Listening Exercises [Top]|
HELPFUL TIP: Consider taking a used car to an independent mechanic for a complete check before you buy it. You can discover potential problems before you buy it.
1. Listen to the conversation by pressing the "Play" button and answer the questions. Press the "Final Score" button to check your quiz.
|II. Listening Exercises [Top]
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2. Listen to the conversation again as you read the Quiz Script.
3. Do the Text Completion Quiz.
Using search engines, find a review for a particular car you would like to buy. Identify the strengths and weaknesses of the make and model. Discuss your findings with another student.
|III. Post-Listening Exercises [Top]
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|"lemon" = a car that doesn't work right or is defective|
"The used car she bought turned out to be a real lemon."
"a steal" = something that is very cheap
"I bought the car because it was a real steal, and I knew I wouldn't be able to find the same deal anywhere else."