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Listening Practice

What a Story! - A Coincidence in New York




Denise went to New York last year to study. She stayed there for five months. In this story, she tells about how she was ‘conned’ ( con = confidence trick) by an old woman one day and about the events that followed.

cinema-like room
outskirts
chipped off
wrong change
the Barbazon Plaza Hotel
foyer
public library
to fill in
tea-shop
retrace one's steps
purse
was handed a disc
feather
crooked
conned