At the Train Station

 

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Good morning. How can I help you?en
Good morning, I would like to take the train to New Port Station.en
Single or return?en
Single, please.en
That's 12 dollars and the next train leaves in 15 minutes.en
Is there a later one?en
Yes, there is also one at 2:30.en
Thank you, I'll take the later one. What platform does the train leave from?en
It leaves from platform 3. Just turn right here and go straight.en
Thank you.en
You're welcome and safe travels.en
 

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Good morning. How can I you?
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  •   Good morning, I would like to 
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Good morning, I would like to the train to New Port Station.
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Single, .
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  •   That's 12 dollars and the next train 
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That's 12 dollars and the next train in 15 minutes.
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Is there a later ?
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Yes, is also one at 2:30.
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  •   Thank you, I'll take the later one. What platform does the 
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Thank you, I'll take the later one. What platform does the leave from?
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  •   It leaves from platform 3. Just 
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It leaves from platform 3. Just right here and go straight.
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Thank you.
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  •   You're welcome and safe 
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You're welcome and safe .
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Learn important phrases

What time does the train leave?en
I don't know. The train is delayed.en
Do I have to change trains?en
No, you are on a direct train without connections.en
What is the cheapest way to get to Chicago?en
The slower trains are the cheapest option.en
Where are the ticket machines?en
There is a machine on every platform and at the entrance.en
What time does the train leave?
 
I don't know. The train is delayed.
 
Do I have to change trains?
 
No, you are on a direct train without connections.
 
What is the cheapest way to get to Chicago?
 
The slower trains are the cheapest option.
 
Where are the ticket machines?
 
There is a machine on every platform and at the entrance.
 
 
 

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    • That is very annoyingen
       
    • That is lovely.en
       
    • That is very dark.en
       
 
 
 
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    • What time does it leave?en
       
    • How old are you?en
       
    • When will you be ready?en
       
 
 
 
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    • I want to sleep in.en
       
    • I want to eat dinner.en
       
    • I want to go to Chicago.en
       
 
 
 
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Train employee
Good morning. How can I help you?en
You
Good morning, I would like to take the train to New Port Station. en
Single or return?en
Single, please. en
That's 12 dollars and the next train leaves in 15 minutes.en
Is there a later one? en
Yes, there is also one at 2:30.en
Thank you, I'll take the later one. What platform does the train leave from? en
It leaves from platform 3. Just turn right here and go straight.en
Thank you. en
You're welcome and safe travels.en
Speak your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialog (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
You
Good morning. How can I help you? en
David
Good morning, I would like to take the train to New Port Station.en
Single or return? en
Single, please.en
That's 12 dollars and the next train leaves in 15 minutes. en
Is there a later one?en
Yes, there is also one at 2:30. en
Thank you, I'll take the later one. What platform does the train leave from?en
It leaves from platform 3. Just turn right here and go straight. en
Thank you.en
You're welcome and safe travels. en
 
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