[3’08” Jingle playing] Right, so what have I been up to recently? Now when you see your friends, for example, if you haven’t seen your friends for a week or two, in English, it’s very very common to say something like: ‘What have you been up to? So, for example, if you go on a date with someone, and there is no chemistry, then the date will be really boring.
In London lot and lot of people sign up to online dating services. And I’ve had a couple of dates actually from it, which is great. Also you can send me an email of course if you got any questions. People tend to go out on a Friday or Saturday night, they dress up in their best cloths, they put some perfume or aftershave on and they go out and they drink usually so they get a little bit drunk, which makes it easier to meet someone I think.
It should be a very good science friction movie, very entertaining. I’ve been listening to a lot of funk music recently. And probably my favourite genre of music is funk or jazz funk. So, we use present perfect continuous to talk about things that like activities that we have done recently. And something being on a holiday means that it’s a romantic situation.
You can see the trailer for the new Star Trek film on the Internet if you go to You Tube and type Star Trek movie. Instead, I’m going to move very quickly on to the feature section of this podcast, which is all about dating, actually. Just before we move onto the feature section, let me just summarise the little bit of grammar that I told you about there. But the problem is that there are so many people on the Internet that you have to kind of go through a lot of people before you find someone who is right for you. [It is] very popular to go to places like Ibiza or Spain or other popular holiday destinations and you meet lots of other people who are at the same age as you.
Before you find “the one,” you’ll date a bunch of other ones.
Only the truly lucky find a great relationship—built on compatibility, mutual respect, and sexual attraction—early on.
I’ve been looking forward to the new Star Trek movie. I’ve been looking forward to the new Star Trek movie. If you don’t know what jazz funk or funk sound like, well, it sounds a bit like this. What happens in speed date is you go to a bar and first of all you have to sign up, so you apply to do it over the telephone.