Cover of the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book

The key answer of exercise 4

The key to exercise solutions in chapter 3.6 - Speaking for the textbook Focus 5 - Student's Book with authors Vaughan Jones and Sue Kay from Pearson Education


Look at the prompts. In pairs, take turns to create appropriate responses using phrases from the SPEAKING FOCUS.


  1. I appreciate the offer but I'm afraid that I'm busy that night.
  2. Your trip to Brazil sounds fascinating.
  3. As a matter of fact, I've just been accepted to university.
  4. So, I hear that you have found a new job.
  5. That's not quite right. I'm afraid. I actually want to take journalism.
  6. That's very kind but I am afraid I am allergic (to peanuts).