Real-life 5-part conversation about the book “Daily Rituals” by Mason Currey complete with transcript and language highlights.
Level: higher •
Category: listening, reading, vocabluary
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Listening to genuine conversations can be a more difficult task than listening to something that’s scripted. In real life, people hesitate, they go off at a tangent and they can use some really specific, unexpected vocabulary.
Lori at BetteratEnglish.com has decided to give you the practice that you need to keep up with real conversations. At the time of writing, she has 41 podcasts, between 5 and 10 minutes’ long. For each one, she has also transcribed the conversation and identified some key language.
Here she discusses the book, “Daily Rituals” by Mason Currey.
Check out the transcript and key vocabulary here.See transcript
For parts 2-5 of the interview, head over to the podcast archives at Better at English.
If you’re interested in the topic, you can read Mason Currey’s original blog which formed the basis for the book here: Daily Routines