Have you got many friends? Why do you like them? What do you do together? Here is someone talking about her best friend.

Tasks

Task 1 - reordering questions

Task 2 - matching opposites

Task 3 - word order game

Record yourself

Now you practise talking about your best friend. Answer these questions.

  • What's his/her name?
  • When did you meet?
  • Where did you meet?
  • Why do you like him/her?
  • What do you do together?
  • How often do you meet?
You can use your mobile phone to record yourself speaking. If you think you could improve you can record yourself again.

Transcript

Hi, today I'm going to tell you about my best friend. I've got a lot of very good friends but my best friend is Emily. I first met Emily about 25 years ago when we both worked at a language school in central London, and we became friends immediately. I like Emily because she's clever, funny, kind and we like the same kinds of things. We sometimes meet for lunch or coffee and a chat, or other times we go for a walk or to see an exhibition. We usually meet about once a month. How about you? Have you got a best friend, or lots of friends? Can you tell us about them?

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  • Who is your best friend?
  • When did you meet?
  • Where did you meet?
  • What do you do together?
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I want to talk about my best friend.

My bset friend is petter holland.I met him one and half year ago in small daughter,s school when I came  to the UK.We speack together about many things .

I like him because he is very helpful and ver kind.I meet him twice a week.

 

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i haveone best briend,i met her 6 years ago when i am doing some education courses.he is very nice & always help me .we saw movies together many times after classes finish.now she is doing job & i am in dubai.

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My best friend is Tanya. I met her 4 years ago on the party. We can do everything we want. She's very beautiful, kindness, clever and she has sense of humor. I love her so much! 

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I do not have any friends for now but in the past i have Thaeir.I met him 15 years ago in Kharkove Ukraina . We cooked ,ate ,studied , walked around ,many things We  did togother .It was very interesting life .He live in other country now for this I did not talk to him for a long time .I think that it is not easy to find a real friend these days and its so defecult to keep him or her .

 

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I am talking about my bset firend.

I had a best firend  in ones but now we are not firend becouse she changed.

I met  her 9 years ago in wedding .

WE used  to be a best firends,have fun together  and help each other.

 

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Hi, I am Fathima and i am from Srilanka.

I am going to talk about my best friend

My best friend is Nazmin. i met her in school 7 years ago. i like her so much becouse she is funny, very kind and very clever. we talk togather everyday about lots of things. i love my friend very much.

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I am very happy to learn english for Esol Nexus, is very good becouse there are a lots things to learn and improve english to better future to the learners.

Thank you Very much

Sonia

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A word which contains a lot in it- care, companionship, trust and love. I am lucky to have some very good friends.

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My best friend is Sanjay. I met him 13 years ago. We were in the same class during our primary education. Now we meet once every three months. We usually go out for a ride. He is kind, caring, helpful, etc.

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My best friend is Ali. I met him 2 years ago when we played together football. I have a lot of friends but Ali is my best friend. I like him because he is very kind and funny. Sometimes we go to play football together and go to a restaurant for lunch.