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What are typical topics of conversation that come up when meeting someone for the first time? Write down your ideas before you begin.
“a social butterfly” = someone who enjoys being around people
“She’s a real social butterfly and always seems to make friends so easily.”
A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.
Jenny: Hi, Tom. Nice to meet you. My name is Juanita.
Jenny: Well, originally I'm from Argentina, but we moved to the United States when I was about five years old.
Tom: I was born in Fresno, California, and we lived there until I was seven.
Tom: I'm majoring in psychology. How about you? What do you do?
Jenny: Well, I'm working as a sales representative for computer company called CompTech downtown.
Introduce yourself to two other people in your class using the conversation as a model.
How do you say these basic expressions in these languages? Use the Internet to help you.