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Listening - Station Announcement


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This clip features a station announcement.

At first, just play the clip through to get a general idea of what's being said. Then take a look at the questions. You may be able to answer some or all of them. If you need, play the clip again and listen for the answers. Click Check my answers to check your answers.

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1. Which station comes after Faversham?
    Whitstable    Sittingbourne    Margate
2. Where should I change trains if I want to go to Dover? 
    Canterbury    Sittingbourne    Faversham
3. Why is the replacement bus service in operation? 
     Weather conditions   An accident   Englineering works