001 Rome Wasn’t Built in a Day
English is an international language. Therefore, it is necessary for us to learn it. It can be rewarding or just a waste of time. It’s up to you. It depends on how you study it. Here are some tips about learning English.
First, don’t be afraid to make mistakes. You will learn from them. Second, you must not be shy. Be thick-skinned and speak up! Finally, you mush be patient. Remember, “Rome wasn’t built in a day.”
002 How to Improve Your English
Mack is talking to his friend Don.
M: Hi, Don! How are you doing in your English class?
D: Not so well, I’m afraid.
M: What’s the problem?
D: I’m not improving. Tell me, how come your English is so good?
M: Well, uh…I have an American girlfriend.
D: Aha! That’s it. Now I know what to do. (He runs off.)
M: Hey, Come back! I was just kidding!
003 The City of Song
Listening to music is the favorite pastime of many people all over the world. This is especially true for people living in Vienna, the city of song. Being the home of Mozart, this city is the birthplace of classical music and the waltz.
Music fills the air in Vienna. Going to public concerts is often free of charge. And don’t forget, Vienna is also home to the world famous Vienna Boys’ Choir. No wonder people say Austria is always alive with the sound of music.
004 He Who Hesitates Is Lost
Mike is in Vienna with his girlfriend Daisy.
M: Are you having a good time, Daisy?
D: Are kidding? I’m having the time of my life. I loved the concerts.
M: Concert going is fantastic but what else can we do?
D: Biking along the banks of the river Danube could be fun.
M: It sounds like a great idea!
D: Let’s do it then.
M: You’re right. As they say, “He who hesitates is lost.”