English Unlimited HAK/HUM 1, Schulbuch

Barry Cox Look at the picture and read about Barry Cox. Where is he from? What does he do? Listen to the first part of a radio interview with Barry Cox. ■■ Did Barry always want to become a singer? ■■ Is he happy with the choices he made? Listen again. What does Barry say about these things? 1 Spanish lessons 2 a Chinese supermarket 3 a singer from Hong Kong 4 a competition 5 being famous Have you ever thought about moving to another country later on in your life? What can you remember about Barry Cox? Put these sentences in the right order. 1 I went to a concert given by Leon Lai. 2 I decided to move abroad, to Hong Kong. 3 I had singing lessons. 4 I took up languages. 5 I left school at sixteen. 6 I got a job singing Canto-pop. Write six sentences. Three things you have done and three things you would like to do. Example: I’ve been to Australia. I’d like to move there one day. Compare your sentences with other students. What do you think Barry Cox wants to do in the future? Make notes. 1 stay in China 2 do some travelling 3 continue singing 4 move to another country 5 move back to Liverpool 6 learn another language Listen to the second part of the interview to find out. Barry Cox, an ex-supermarket worker from Liverpool in England, is now a popular singer in China. He sings in Cantonese. 9 Listening a sz3hz7 10 58 b 11 12 Vocabulary Life changes 13 a b 14 Listening a g5y47z 59 b Language skills Extras Explore 12 Choices 145 Nur zu Prüfzwecken – Eigentum des Verlags öbv