Coming to a new country can sometimes be difficult. In this film, ESOL learners talk about their experiences of arriving in the UK.
You will find a listening comprehension in task 1 and a simple past tense activity in task 2.
Watch the film then answer the listening comprehension questions in task 1.
Task 2 gives you some extra practice at using the past simple tense.
Watch the film before you do the activity.
Each sentence is missing its past tense verb. Choose the correct verb to complete the sentence.
These sentences do not come from the film!
Did you have any problems when you came to the UK?
Add a comment below about your experiences!
Hi Trang, I'm glad you are enjoying living in the UK now and have made some friends. Do you have any advice for people new to the UK?
i had a problem when i came to UK is the weather.It is too cold for me until now.There is rain all the time and i didn't have any friend at that time.Now i am alright because i go to college to learn English .The Teachers in my college are very good and sociable.They help me alot .I think that i am making progress .I have some friends too.
When I come to London my firts problem was the work, because I come with my girlfriend and we had acomodation and my second problem was the language.
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