What's the most environmentally-friendly way to heat your house?
I gave most of my books away when I left college.
Have you got double-glazed windows in your house?
Installing energy-saving light bulbs in your house will dramatically cut your electricity bills.
The better insulated your house, the lower your electricity bills will be.
Do you use energy-saving lightbulbs in your house?
Leaving your TV on standby may be more convenient, but less environentally-friendly.
Do you mind paying extra for organic food?
We need to try and reduce how much packaging we buy and throw away.
Sicentists say that pre-prepared food is less healthy than organic food.
Processed food is often more fattening than organic food.
How much of your rubbish do you recycle?
How many tonnes of rubbish does the average family generate each year?
There's a fantastic shop in town which sells all sorts of secondhand items.
Living ethically is not as difficult as you might think.
After being a teacher for five years, he became an editor of educational textbooks.
We got rid of our car and tried to live ethically for six months.
She’s just given birth to twins.
Australia is experiencing its biggest heatwave for a decade.
You either have to be very brave or very stupid to be a journalist in a war zone!
Photosynthesis is a highly complex process.
He’s collecting data for his report.
Is there a problem with gangs in your city?
durch die Hölle gehen
When they got divorced, her husband's lawyer put her through hell.
He had a row with his wife about how much she was spending on his credit card.
There are always arguments in my house at Christmas time.
There are lots of ways you can reduce your carbon footprint.
Many companies have been forced to close.
The bad weather compelled me to stay at home.
I'd never tried aerobics before, so I thought I'd give it a go.
We’ve always regretted selling that car.
Can you take out the garbage?
We've got a vegetable patch in our garden, so we never need to buy vegetables from the shops.
This country is one of the biggest producers of waste plastic in the world.
When I was younger, I wanted to be a marine biologist.
The Sahara is the biggest desert on Earth.
The whole plane just disintegrated in mid-air.
People are punished for breaking the law.
She's involved in a government training scheme for young people.
She would never disobey her parents.
So many people mispronounce my name and it really annoys me!
I think you misunderstood my question.
I try to take my own reuasable shopping bags to the supermarket.
Being underweight can be just as dangerous as being overweight.
I think all drinks cans should be made from aluminium.
Prime Minister, what is your policy on immigration?
She loved him despite the way he treated her.
Many animals mistrust people.
You can renew your library books on the internet.
The company overestimated demand for their new product.
They underestimated the size of the problem.
Her parents strongly disapprove of her lifestyle.
Many households have at least one computer.
Better street lighting might help prevent crime.
What do you think is the most useful kitchen appliance?
Pollution is one of the biggest threat to marine life.
How many planets are there in our solar system?
The world’s most important industrial nations are meeting in Tokyo this weekend.
I'm going shopping. Do you need anything from the food hall?
On today's show, we have an exclusive interview with Nelson Mandela.
On the first day of the sales, our shop was bursting with shoppers!
Have you ever tried sushi?
When I was a student, I lived on instant noodles and toast!
Many small businesses went bankrupt last year.
People from the north of Spain are known for their culinary skills.
We're taking our parents to a seafood restaurant for their anniversary.
eine Mischung aus
The duck-billed platypus of Australia looks like a cross between a duck and a beaver.
Did you eat pancakes for breakfast when you went to the US?
ein Happen zu essen
We had a bite to eat and a couple of drinks before the flight.
Do you prefer grilled or roasted meats?
I'm sorry but I can't eat that – I'm allergic to prawns.
In many chip shops in Scotland, they will deep fry any food you ask for, even pizzas!
Tempura is prawns and vegetables, deep fried in a light, fluffy batter.
Fry the fish in batter.
ein und aus
He’s been smoking on and off for ten years now.
Homemade pastry is quite difficult to make.
When I go to the supermarket, I always look for products which are good value for money.
Would you like me to show you around the office?
Some people can't stand chillies, but I love them!
I hate sitting doing nothing – I’d rather be working.
Cooking is my passion.
That exercise bike was a complete waste of money – you never use it!
The décor is a cross between antique and modern.
The restaurant is very child-friendly – it even has a play area.
Grilled fish is our speciality.
Does your menu have any vegetarian options?
Lisa’s the only female member of staff at the hotel where she works.
The hotel has a special offer of five nights for the price of three.
When we went to the States this summer, we only ate in diners.
Curry is seen as a national dish in the UK.
Eating meat goes against everything my parents taught me as a child.
Whilst I was waiting to pick up my brother from the airport, I read a gossip magazine.
When I first started my new job I felt a bit lost, but I soon got used to my new surroundings.
I think I did reasonably well on the test.
The cafe serves a range of cakes and other treats.
Try the stuffed peppers – they're really good!
Paula is a strict vegan.
There's nothing like a big, cosy bed on a cold winter's night!
The planecrash was due to pilot error.
You can't beat homemade food!
Our restaurant can cater for up to 100 people.
If you're looking for authentic Indian food, try this restaurant.
zwei zum Preis von einem
Our local Italian restaurant has a two-for-one deal on pizzas at the moment.
Are there any good deals on at your local supermarket?
We have 50% off on selected sofas this weekend!
The worst thing about visiting a war zone is seeing children living in appalling conditions.
This restaurant's had great reviews.
Would you prefer the aile seat or the window seat?
Have you printed out our boarding cards?
Passengers in rows 15 to 25 may now board.
You must check in two hours before your flight.
All passengers for the Edinburgh flight go to gate number 4.
I only take hand luggage if I'm going away for the weekend.
My son holds (=has) an American passport.
If I could afford it, I'd always pay extra for priority boarding.
sich zu etwas hin bewegen
Would all passengers please proceed to gate number 12.
Everyone must have their hand luggage checked by the X-ray machine.
They’re building a new terminal at the airport.
Can you drop me off at the shops on your way to work, please?
The criminals ran out of the bank, got into their car and drove away at top speed.
We had to queue for two hours at the check-in desk!
zu nichts führen
Getting angry in post office queues will get you nowhere.
The bomb went off in a crowded street.
The politician admitted taking drugs when she was at university.
He was sentenced to six years in jail.
You can only take small amounts of liquids in your hand luggage when you fly.
You must remove all metal jewelry and accessories before going through airport security.
Put all your metal items in a tray and collect it from the other side of the X-ray machine.
Would all remaining passengers please go to departure gate 3 as it is about to close.
Don't bother to argue with airport security staff – it's not worth it.
I'm quite happy staying in a budget hotel if it's only for one night.
The Amazon jungle has millions of plants and animals living in it.
Our hotel was supposed to cost £200 a night, but we got a great deal so we only paid £100!
If you're going to Central or South America, you should definitely take malaria tablets to stop you getting ill.
She took a couple of sleeping tablets.
My new watch is waterproof to 200 metres.
Don't rent a motorbike without a helmet.
You should wear protective clothing if you're going to rent a motorbike.
Look at the fake Rolex I bought in Asia – it's a Nolex!
Put your valuables in the hotel safe.
eine Tendenz aufweisen
I'm sorry, my husband has a tendency to fall asleep after a couple of drinks!
There are long delays on the motorway due to an accident.
In some countries, mosquitoes can give you malaria.
Delays are common on the London Underground.
If I were you, I'd take a mosquito net if you're going to sleep in the jungle.
From her expression, she obviously didn’t want to go to the museum.
On the whole, the local people like tourists.
There's nothing more painful than having sunburn on the soles of your feet.
Try and buy waterproof suncream so it doesn't wash off in the sea.
It's illegal to take coral awy from the sea.
If you go scuba diving, watch out for stingrays.
Stingrays and jellyfish can give you a nasty sting.
Some people are allergic to bee stings.
We're staying in a hotel right on the sea shore.
I really want to practice my underwater photography when we go to Mexico next month.
Let's watch this wildlife film narrated by David Attenborough tonight.
Why is the melting ice a problem for polar bears?
You might be able to get seasonal work in the summer.
House prices have plummeted over the past year.
The landscape of northern Italy is absolutely stunning.
The candle flickered when the door opened.
The sea level is rising due to global warming.
The boys almost drowned in the river.
in Ihrem Element sein
Graham loves red meat and red wine, so when we went to Argentina on holiday he was in his element!
Polar bears hunt for seals through holes in the ice.
I only uncover my swimming pool in the summer.
Many adolescents don't get on very well with their parents.
Polar bears usually have one or two cubs.
He had to go to hospital because he had fragments of glass in his foot.
Millions of people around the world live in extreme poverty.
Thousands of people could starve to death if no emergency help can get to them.
The giant panda is classed as an endangered species .
England has many old towns with cobbled streets.
Cobble stones can be very difficult to walk on if you don't have the right shoes on.
The wildlife of the Amazon rainforest is under threat from deforestation.
Greg's dad made his money as a property developer in the 1980s.
The house was demolished in 1968.
Diane owns a company which sells agricultural machinery.
Thomas Becket is buried in Canterbury Cathedral.
A lot of pollution is caused through the disposal of toxic chemicals into rivers and water supplies.
Police are asking for information concerning the accident.
Whatever you do, don't tell anyone about the surprise party for Claire!
Sorry I’m late. I overslept.
What time do you set your alarm for on weekdays?
Last year I ran the London Marathon.