Students learn about a warranty issue on a tractor, revise the vocabulary of farming and mechanics, practice their listening skills with the video and speaking skills through a roleplay.
- Put the words below back into the text:
un producteur laitier
faire des balles de foin
étaler du fumier
un rapport de vitesse impair
être couvert par
le prix d’achat
- Grammar. Past simple, passive, need and have to. Translate the following extract from the transcript
You are the TV presenter and you are meeting a Case International representative in order to get the dealer to fix Corona’s tractor within the tractor warranty.
Be prepared to explain the situation and the farmer’s viewpoint. You will need to provide some convincing arguments and negotiate a deal.
You are a Case International representative and you are meeting the TV presenter.
You know that she will try to get you to agree to repair a tractor that is not currently covered by the warranty.
Be prepared to reject her arguments and negotiate a deal to avoid any negative publicity for your brand and the dealer.
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