Oxford Progressive English - 3 Unit-1 Meet the family

Oxford Progressive English - 3 Unit-1 Meet the family

Unit 1.: Meet the family
Unit 1 Lesson 1 - Listen and Speak

Read the story and answer the questions.

Where are Mr. and Mrs. Burki going next weekend?

It's supper time, at the Burki's house in, Karachi,

Mr. Burki is an engineer. Mrs. Burki is an artist.

Saira: Are you going to take us to the seaside next weekend.?

Mr. B: No. I can't. I am going to Nepal. I'm going to build a bridge in the Himalayas there.

Saira: Are you going alone?

Mr. B: No, I'm going with a colleague from work.

Mrs. B: The three of you are going to stay with Grandma and Grandpa for two nights.

Imran: Why? What are you going to do?

Mrs. B: I'm going to paint a family picture for a friend, who's got, three children. It will take up the whole weekend.

Nadia: Can't you come home in the evenings?

Mrs. B: No, They live right on the other side of the city, so I'm going to stay with them.