Topic 1 About my family and myself
A team of English chess players has come to Kyyiv to take part in a chess tournament. One of English players Andrew Webster is getting acquainted with Victor Kovalenko: Andrew: Hello. My name’s Andrew Webster.
Victor: Hello. I am Victor Kovalenko.
A.: Nice to meet you.
V.: Happy to meet you. How about a cup of tea?
А.: That's a good idea.
V.: Is this your first visit to this country?
А.: Yes, it is. I’ve never been to this country.
V.: Andrew, are you a student?
A.: Yes, I am. Now I study at college. I am seventeen. And you, Victor?
V.: Well І am sixteen. And now І am in the eleventh form. In a year I’ll finish my school and I’m going to enter the University.
A.: You live in Kyyiv, don’t you?
V.: Yes, I live in Kyyiv together with my family.
A.: What about your family? Is it large?
V.: Oh, no. It’s neither large nor small. I have my parents, a sister and a brother. And you?
A.: Me? Our family consists of five people, too: my parents, two sisters Fiona and Charmaine and myself.
V.: Right, Here we are. Let’s have a cup of tea.
A.: OK. І would like a cup of tea with no milk and no sugar.