Where Are You From? ⅠⅠ

 

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Where are you from?
I'm from New York City. Where are you from?
I'm one of your neighbors. I'm from Canada.
Where are you from in Canada?
I'm from Toronto. Have you heard of it?
Yes, I've even been there before. The city is great.
Are you originally from New York City?
Yes, born and bred in New York City.
I've always wanted to visit New York City. I will have to make a trip soon.
You should! I can show you around.
That sounds awesome. If I ever make it out there I will give you a call.
 

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are you from?
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  •   I'm from New York City. Where are you 
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I'm from New York City. Where are you ?
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  •   I'm 
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    of your neighbors. I'm from Canada.
     
 
 
I'm of your neighbors. I'm from Canada.
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  •   Where are you from 
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    Canada?
     
 
 
Where are you from Canada?
 
 
 
 
  •   I'm from Toronto. Have you heard of 
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I'm from Toronto. Have you heard of ?
 
 
 
 
  •   Yes, I've even been there 
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    . The city is great.
     
 
 
Yes, I've even been there . The city is great.
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  •   Are you originally 
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    New York City?
     
 
 
Are you originally New York City?
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    and bred in New York City.
     
 
 
Yes, and bred in New York City.
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  •   I've always wanted to visit New York City. I will have to make a 
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I've always wanted to visit New York City. I will have to make a soon.
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You ! I can show you around.
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  •   That sounds awesome. If I ever make it out there I will give you a 
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That sounds awesome. If I ever make it out there I will give you a .
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Learn important phrases

Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Texas.
Where are you from originally?
My parents are from Mexico.
What languages do you speak?
I can speak English and French.
What do you like about your hometown?
Nothing. My hometown is boring.
Where did you grow up?
 
I grew up in Texas.
 
Where are you from originally?
 
My parents are from Mexico.
 
What languages do you speak?
 
I can speak English and French.
 
What do you like about your hometown?
 
Nothing. My hometown is boring.
 
 
 

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Practice Listening

Listen to the dialog and choose the matching statement.
 
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    • She grew up in a small town in the South.
       
    • She grew up in an old town in the South.
       
    • She grew up in a big city in the South.
       
 
 
 
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    • She want to live in the city forever.
       
    • She lives in the city for work.
       
    • She loves living in the city.
       
 
 
 
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    • She doesn't know where she prefers to live.
       
    • She thinks about moving to the city.
       
    • She doesn't like living in either.
       
 
 
 
 

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Lisa
Where are you from?
You
I'm from New York City. Where are you from?
I'm one of your neighbors. I'm from Canada.
Where are you from in Canada?
I'm from Toronto. Have you heard of it?
Yes, I've even been there before. The city is great.
Are you originally from New York City?
Yes, born and bred in New York City.
I've always wanted to visit New York City. I will have to make a trip soon.
You should! I can show you around.
That sounds awesome. If I ever make it out there I will give you a call.
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
Where are you from?
Ashlee
I'm from New York City. Where are you from?
I'm one of your neighbors. I'm from Canada.
Where are you from in Canada?
I'm from Toronto. Have you heard of it?
Yes, I've even been there before. The city is great.
Are you originally from New York City?
Yes, born and bred in New York City.
I've always wanted to visit New York City. I will have to make a trip soon.
You should! I can show you around.
That sounds awesome. If I ever make it out there I will give you a call.
 
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