Meeting


A

Where have you been lately? 

I’ve been busy with extra work. 

I’ve had a lot of work to do too. 

Yes. I haven’t seen you for quite a while either. 


B

Hello. How’s everything? 

Fine, thanks. How about you? 

Just fine. What’s new? 

Nothing much. 


Exercise 1

Partner A

  1. lately
  2. recently
  3. since June
  4. this past week
  5. for the last month
  6. since school finished

Partner B

  • Where have you been lately

Exercise 2

Partner A

  1. you
  2. John
  3. all of you
  4. your friend Mary
  5. John and you
  6. everyone

Partner B

  • Where have you been lately? 

Exercise 3

Partner A

  1. recently
  2. all of you
  3. since last July
  4. that student
  5. this past week

Partner B

  • Where have you been lately

Exercise 4

Partner A

  1. tied up
  2. with business
  3. We
  4. completely involved
  5. with activities

Partner B

  • I’ve been busy with extra work.

Exercise 5

Partner A

  1. a great deal
  2. finish
  3. also
  4. too much
  5. take care of

Partner B

  • I’ve had a lot of work to do too

Exercise 6

Partner A

  1. for quite a while
  2. heard from you
  3. She
  4. either

Partner B

  • I haven’t seen you [ ___ ]