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In this lesson, you will learn some phrases that you can use to interact and communicate with others at university, as a freshman.
Tim: Excuse me! Can you tell me the way to the administration office?
Rivaldo: Sure. Follow this corridor and take the first right.
Tim: Thank you so much.
Rivaldo: Are you new to the university?
Tim: Yes.Today is my first day.
Rivaldo: Which course?
Tim: I've registered for a 3-year bachelor's degree in mass communication.
Rivaldo: Oh, that's great. Best of luck.
Tim: Thank you so much for the wishes and for the directions.
Yuvi: Hey. My name's Yuvi. I'm a freshman at the university.
Eliana: Hey. Welcome to our university. I'm Eliana. Are you looking for something?
Yuvi: Nah. Not really. I was just trying to meet some seniors.
Eliana: That's nice. So am I the first one?
Yuvi: Yeah. You can say so. My eye caught you, and I decided to strike up a conversation.
Eliana: You're funny. Are you trying to flirt with me?
Yuvi: Oh no. I'm too young to date a senior. I'm just trying to be friendly and make new friends.
Elina: I really like your attitude. You should come and meet my friends. They'll like you, too.
Yuvi: You think so? Great!
Tim: Hello. Do you have a minute?
Eliana: Yes, of course. What's up?
Tim: I'm quite fussy about food quality. Can you tell me if they serve hygienic food in the cafeteria?
Eliana: Well, I've been eating this food for 2 years now. I haven't had any problems with it. I never got sick from it.
Tim: Alright. I'm actually a freshman and wasn't sure about the food quality.
Eliana: I see! Don't worry. You'll survive the cafeteria food.
Yuvi: Excuse me. Are you the athletic director for freshmen?
Rivaldo: Yes. How can I help you?
Yuvi: Well, I wanted to sign up for the football club.
Rivaldo: Do you have any experience in playing football or any kind of certification from school?
Yuvi: Yes. I was the team captain and I've played zonals.
Rivaldo: Oh really?! Sounds awesome. It'll be a pleasure to have you with us. Here, fill out this form, please.
Yuvi: So, when can I join the club?
Rivaldo: The procedures for selection have already started. We'll contact you soon for the practice trials.
Yuvi: Alright. Thanks for your time.