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Dialogue: A Business Traveller


This dialogue focuses on speaking about various likes and dislikes using the different forms of like. The subject of the conversation is an interviewer asking a business traveller questions about his likes and dislikes when traveling for business.

A Business Traveller

Interviewer: Good morning Sir. I'd like to ask you a few questions if I may.
Jack: Well, I'm waiting to catch my flight so I guess I can answer a few questions.

Interviewer: Thank you Sir. First of all, how often do you travel?
Jack: I travel about twice a month.

Interviewer: Where are you flying to on this trip?
Jack: I'm flying to Austin, Texas.

Interviewer: … and where did you fly on your last trip?
Jack: I flew to Portland, Oregon. I've already been there three times!

Interviewer: Really! Do you enjoy travelling for business?
Jack: Yes, although I prefer staying in the office.

Interviewer: What do you like most about travelling? Jack: I like visiting new cities and trying out new food.

Interviewer: Is there anywhere you would like to visit that you haven't visited yet? Jack: Yes, I'd like to go to Hawaii! I love going to the beach!

Interviewer: Thank you very much for your time today.
Jack: You're welcome. My pleasure.

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