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Improving The Town


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For most people, there are always a few improvements or changes that they would like to happen in the town where they live. Whether it be a specific shop, new restaurants, more bars, a better park or improved transport links, most people can think of something they would like to change.


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  • improvement (noun)
  • sort out (phrasal verb)
  • take care of (someone/something) (phrase)
  • look after (phrasal verb)
  • beneficial (adjective)
  • benefit (someone/something) (verb)
  • definitely (adverb)

The Question

Try and have a conversation for 2-3 minutes answering the following question.
How could the town where you live be improved?

Additional Questions

Keep the conversation going with these follow questions related to Improving The Town
  • How has your town improved over the last ten years?
  • How do you think your town will improve in the next ten years?
  • What do you think is the best way for residents to get the changes they want?

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