Is biking a climate neutral alternative? What are its positives and negatives? Discussing these questions in English is not easy, but with help from our learning unit it'll be a cinch!
 

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Listen to the dialogue while reading the text.
I want my city to build more bike lanes!en
Why more bike lanes? Do you bike a lot?en
I use my bike every day. I love biking.en
Do you also bike to work?en
Yes, it is a good daily exercise.en
Do you never use cars?en
No, I don't need a car in my city.en
I need more exercise, maybe I should get a bike too.en
Do you want my old bike? I don't need it anymore.en
Yes, thank you! Then I can bike to work too.en
 
 
 

Practice the dialog

Complete the dialogue.
 
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I want my   to build more bike lanes!
 
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Why more bike lanes? Do you   a lot?
 
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I use my bike   day. I love biking.
 
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Do you also bike to  ⁠?
 
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Yes, it is a good daily  ⁠.
 
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Do you never use  ⁠?
 
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No, I don't   a car in my city.
 
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I need   exercise, maybe I should get a bike too.
 
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Do you   my old bike? I don't need it anymore.
 
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Yes,   you! Then I can bike to work too.
 
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Practice Listening

Listen to the dialogue and continue with the correct response.
 
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    • You should go to sleep earlier?en
       
    • You could take a selfie?en
       
    • You could bike to work?en
       
 
 
 
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    • Yes, my city has many great bike paths.en
       
    • Yes, my city is very big and crowded.en
       
    • No, my city has very few parking spots.en
       
 
 
 
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    • My bike is pink.en
       
    • It produces no CO2.en
       
    • It will be much stronger than a car.en
       
 
 
 
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Speak the dialogue

Speak your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
Peter
I want my city to build more bike lanes!en
You
Why more bike lanes? Do you bike a lot?en
I use my bike every day. I love biking.en
Do you also bike to work?en
Yes, it is a good daily exercise.en
Do you never use cars?en
No, I don't need a car in my city.en
I need more exercise, maybe I should get a bike too.en
Do you want my old bike? I don't need it anymore.en
Yes, thank you! Then I can bike to work too.en
Speak your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Record your answers to the dialogue (when it's your turn). Then replay your recording and compare each recorded part to the original.
You
I want my city to build more bike lanes!en
Sarah
Why more bike lanes? Do you bike a lot?en
I use my bike every day. I love biking.en
Do you also bike to work?en
Yes, it is a good daily exercise.en
Do you never use cars?en
No, I don't need a car in my city.en
I need more exercise, maybe I should get a bike too.en
Do you want my old bike? I don't need it anymore.en
Yes, thank you! Then I can bike to work too.en
 
 
 
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