Be careful Italian, Spanish and French English learners! Café does not mean coffee. ☕
Confusing, right? Well, that's English for you! 😁 Sometimes we take foreign words and use them differently in English. In this case, café is a location/establishment, a coffeehouse.
"I'm sorry teacher, I don't have my homework because my dog ate the carpet." This is an excuse that doesn't work in English!
'Carpet' is a thick fabric, commonly made of wool or nylon and is used to cover floor. #FalseFriendFriday
Video 2 of 2
Here is the second video - this one contains subtitles and the worksheet answers!
If you missed the first video, look at this post here so you can complete the exercise properly: www.ladieslearnenglish.com/free-lessons/black-stone-white-stone-a-listening-exercise
I hope you enjoyed this exercise. Let me know what you thought by commenting below!
Let's go, ladies!
About Your English Coach
Alannah is a CELTA certified English language teacher from Canada who lives in Italy with her wonderful husband. She's been teaching English for 11 years and has taught many different nationalities in both Canada and Italy.