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English Conversation Practice - Needing a New Computer
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SPEAK WITH GARY
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MIKE: "I think I need a new computer."
MIKE: "Mine is so slow now. It takes a long time to start up and it keeps freezing."
GARY: "That's not good. How old is it?"
MIKE: "Several years old. It was a high school graduation gift from my parents."
GARY: "Yeah, it's probably time to replace it."
MIKE: "I don't know what to buy. There are so many different models these days."
GARY: "You should go to a computer store and ask about the different kinds?"
MIKE: "That's a good idea. Do you want to go with me?"
GARY: "When? I have to work today. Can you wait until tomorrow?"
MIKE: "Sure. I have to work until 5 pm tomorrow. Can you go around 6 o'clock tomorrow evening?"
GARY: "Yeah. Let's meet at your place at 6 pm."
MIKE: "Ok. I'll do some research on computers tonight."
GARY: "My brother just bought a brand new computer too. I can ask him if he likes it."
MIKE: "That would be great!"
GARY: "See you tomorrow around 6 pm."
1. What is wrong with Mike's computer?
It's very slow
Mike spilled coffee on it
Nothing. It works great
2. Where did Mike get his computer?
It was a birthday gift from his girlfriend
He bought it with his own money
It was a graduation gift from his parents
He found it on the street
3. Who just bought a brand new computer?
4. Where are Gary and Mike going tomorrow evening?
Cell phone store
Out to dinner
1. Its very slow
2. It was a graduation gift from his parents
3. Garys brother
4. Computer store
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