German as a Foreign Language Course Level A2
Often when you start learning a foreign language, listening to someone on the phone is especially difficult. One has to concentrate quite hard in order to understand.
The students listen to the tape of an answering machine of a corporate company and try to understand what s being said. They then summarize the content. They read the postings of their classmates and contribute by commenting or asking a question.
Dialogues on the phone: listening and speaking (Telefonkaraoke)
The students read the dialogues on the phone. One role is spoken by an actor for the listening comprehension assignment, the other role is read and spoken by the student.