Olla has recently moved to Leeds and asks Liz for advice on registering with a doctor. They discuss what formal documents might be required by the doctor's surgery and the difficulties of getting an appointment.
. Discuss with the class their experiences of doctors and the health service in the UK.
. What is the health service like in their countries?
. Draw attention to potentially problematic language.
. Note the fillers, false starts, repetition and what the purposes of these are in unrehearsed, spontaneous speech. For instance, draw attention to print English and the differences; few 'natives' speak with perfect English.
. Remove certain words and use transcript as an audio gapfill or standard reading gapfill.