This is the first of some great listenings from BBC to improve this skill in your students.
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Language tips - vocabulary
the Tube - the popular name for the underground train system (Metro System)the Underground - another name for the Tubea coach - comfortable bus usually used on longer journeys
get stuck in a traffic jam - you can't go anywhere because there are too many cars
convenient - easy to use
rush hour - the busy time in the morning and afternoon when everyone travels to and from work
Language tips - grammar
Comparative adjectivesMore convenient and quicker.Long adjectives like convenient use more to make them comparative, but short adjectives like quick use er to make them comparative.