[Listening Medium] Driver’s License

Pre-Listening Exercise

Many people want a driver’s license, but they might not be prepared to have one. What are some basic rules of the road you can share with inexperienced drivers to help them avoid accidents or traffic accidents? Are there traffic rules that are specific to different countries?


be a drag” = something that is annoying
Waiting in long lines to get your driver’s license is such a drag.”

drive someone up the wall” = make someone angry or really upset
Your careless driving is driving me up the wall. Slow down and think.”

Script (only click after finishing the exercise below)

Listening Exercise

A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.