People and Places – Annette 1 – Where are you from?

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Mark: What’s your name?
Annette: Annette.
Mark: Annette. And where are you from, Annette?
Annette: I’m from Denmark.
Mark: Oh really? What part of Denmark?
Annette: Jutland.
Mark: Jutland. That’s near…that’s on the European mainland?
Annette: Yeah, kind of.
Mark: Close to Germany?
Annette: Yeah, it is.
Mark: Can you speak German?
Annette: Yeah.
Mark: OK.
Annette: A little bit.
Mark: A little bit.
Annette: Yeah.
Mark: Ok, thanks a lot.

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63 Responses to “People and Places – Annette 1 – Where are you from?”

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  1. peter orad says:

    thank you very much for your job and it is more advantageous for us , i hope you to continuation with us

  2. Djoko Sukalisno says:

    I am from Indonesia,thanks with your short conversation,see you on next lesson….

  3. Warsame says:

    Thanks, and well understandable lesson for English improvements

  4. sayed says:

    1-she was from Annette
    3- A little bit German

    thank you very much from that English conversation

  5. ioan says:

    The short conversations are very important for me .
    They needed me better learning english. Thanks.

  6. huma Aamir says:

    It is nice conversation but i will try becz i am not confidence i am afraid.

  7. Rain says:

    Hello guys,

    I’m V?, i from VN.

    NIce to meet all of you .

  8. GISELA says:

    Thanks you for his learning in English. I am very happy with this English course.

  9. Valere says:

    Again, thanks very much for this lesson. It really help me to improve my geographic but what about the money they use in this country?

  10. gursewak singh panesar says:

    Thank you very much, this is very good platform to learn English.

  11. Abdul Jabbara says:

    Thanks a lot! Very nice lessons!

  12. Pedro says:

    Mark & Aaron thanks for this kind of lessons, really are usefull.
    Go ahead whith this.
    i think my english is better than past few months ago.


  13. jose says:

    thanks you for helping to understand english. It is a interesting course, thanks again god bless you

  14. Huong Tran says:

    Thank you for your lesson 2 . It’s very useful for me .

  15. shahrzad says:

    hi thanks for your attention ,i cannot write very well but i am going to try

  16. rumi ghozaly says:

    excatly,you’re the best….i should be a linguist cause of you….

  17. mohammadreza says:

    to understand better English,i need to speak to others online by your program .Is it possible?

  18. leen says:

    hello M.r mark
    i am intressting
    i want to ask you how i can learn english qickly

  19. leen says:

    My name is leen

    This conversation is too easy .

    I inretested too much.

  20. Ummu Hanin says:

    really love this lesson. i think this session is easier than the first.

    thanks a lot for the lesson.

  21. amber says:

    huh, really thats a very gud way to teach how to communicate properly with others using correct grammatical phrases. really helpful material is being provided through these lessons. i appriciate it. thnks a lot.

  22. Howaida says:

    Thank you so much
    I like this conversation very much I need more from it
    I enjoyed a lot of
    Thanks again

  23. budi says:

    tks, I am intereted, and I learn more about short story or somethink like that

  24. sadavee says:


    I’m from Laos. I like this conversation and it’s pretty easy to understand. I need to learn more a sort off these native english 🙂

  25. margarita says:

    hi, i am margarita from albania
    thanky very much for your lessons, again thank you very much and have a nice week !

  26. Danyal says:

    I m very happy for that some people are doing great work for mankind… they realy need appreciation…thanx all teachers and staff…really really a good lesson i learn lot of things in this lesson again thank you very much… carry on for Great job..

  27. Sunny says:

    Very thank you for the chance that you give me to improve my english.

  28. Mark White says:

    a colourful way of speaking
    an interesting way of speaking

    a fair bit
    quite a bit

    a thousand thank yous
    thank you very very very very much

  29. Valere BERAMBAYE says:

    I have heard all the conversation between Mark and Annette and I am forced to mark all of the transcript but in the end when Mark says OK, thanks a lot; I think I have heard Annette to say: yeah, isn’t she?

    It’s a very interesting part of lesson, as usual. I learned a lot of news vocabularies, the grammar rule and others things.

    But there are somes expressions I can’t understand clearly like: “colorful way of speaking”, “a fair bit” and “a thousand thank yous”.
    YOUS, it’s the first time I heard talking about it, could you explain me their meaning? Is there another rule of grammar for this term or it’s only a slang?
    See you later in the next lesson.

  30. sileshi d. says:

    it is impressing

  31. TYAS says:

    Hello Arron, how do you do ? thank a lot for sending me great conversation. it’s really helpful to improve my english skill. would you sent me more another conversation ? Thanks C… U

  32. sopandi says:

    this program can help me a lot to improve my English thanking you

  33. ahmet says:

    I like your course Aaron thanks 😀

  34. Andre says:

    G’Day, Mark and Aaron!
    Thanks heaps for this great website.
    I’ve been learning more about Aussie English thanks to you.Cheers.Andre/Mongolia

  35. Mark White says:

    Hi Magda

    You wrote

    “check my message and tell me if THEY are well written”

    It should be “check my message and tell me if IT is well written)

    “It” is singular. “message” is singular.

    Not plural
    cheers Mark

  36. Mark White says:

    Hey Magda

    Thanks heaps for your feedback.

    “tell me if IT is well written, please. I’d really appreciate it.”

    Where are you? Spain or Latin America?

    • magda29 says:

      Hi, I’m from Mexico.
      Actually I didn’t undersatand what you mean with “IT” That’s why I can’t answer your question, if you can just let me know what you meant please.
      I’m just trying to have some practice ok?
      Thank you very much and have a nice week 🙂

  37. magda29 says:

    Thanks heap for the effort to help us to improve our English language, I know you are pretty busy, but in case you have some time, could you check my message and tell me if they are well written please? I’d really appreciate so.
    Great week 🙂

  38. Manoj Chahil says:

    I am Manoj Chahil from India. I am using this website from last 2-3 times. I really like it and found it very good to learn english.

    keep it up………

  39. Noura says:

    My name is Noura , I’m from Syria , my languge is the Arabic.

    This conversation is too easy .

    I inretested too much.

    thank you alot.

  40. somi says:

    I think it is so easy for me.

  41. somi says:

    I think it is so easy fgor me.

  42. fathi says:

    v . good website thanks a lot

  43. Mark White says:

    Hi Ruby
    You can ask us a question here on this page. What is your question?

  44. Ruby says:

    i have some question about the lession.
    can you tell me – how can ask the question from you.

    my mother toungh is hindi and i am from india

  45. Ruby says:

    i have some question about the lession.
    can you tell me – how can ask the question from you.

  46. mohamed says:

    It’s really great website.
    Thanks alot.

  47. Barbara says:

    thanks a lot !!I enjoy the voice of native speaker’s

  48. ilham says:

    im a non native speaker of english,aha i enjoy teaching english

  49. Marthen says:

    this kind of program is useful to comprehend non native speaker of English. it will be more useful if it is vidio program.


  50. urbano villanew says:

    thanks a million, with this lesson mi english is improving and I’m feeling so well,I’m spanish speaker you know from Oaxaca Mexico and I’m able to speak a native lenguage named MIXE…Thanks again By!

    • Aaron says:

      Nice to meet you Urbano. I spent a week in Oaxaca back in 1993 – what a beautiful place. I had a great time!

    • Ruben Cabrera Martinez says:

      Hello Urbano, My name is Ruben Cabrera and I’m from Oaxaca too,I’m from Salina Cruz, I’m English teacher in Tamaulipas, I’m very happy to know I’m not the only one from Oaxaca in this course. kind regards.

  51. ismet says:

    I think that or in my opinion this lesson by audiobook is very useful for all of learners english. Thanks all who prepared it for more efforts

  52. kasreen says:

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