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Mandarin-English Dialogue #27 – Age Pension Application

Briefing Mr Gu, a Mandarin-speaking man, has applied for an Age Pension at Centrelink. He has come in to a local branch to speak to a Centrelink Officer and to ask a few questions.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #27 – Age Pension Application

Mandarin-English Dialogue #26 – Carer Payment

Briefing Mr Gao, a Mandarin-speaking man, has come to a local Centrelink office. He has asked to speak to a Centrelink officer about applying for a carer payment.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #26 – Carer Payment

Mandarin-English Dialogue #25 – Group Tour Booking

Briefing A Mandarin speaking man (M) is making a phone call to a travel company (T) named NT Adventures. He has an enquiry about making a tour booking to Kakadu National Park for group of Chinese tourists.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #25 – Group Tour Booking

Mandarin-English Dialogue #24 – Murder Investigation

Briefing The following is a police interview with a suspect who was arrested on suspicion of murder. The suspect is Mr Shuang, a Mandarin-speaking man, and the interview is being conducted by Inspector Plod at St Kilda police station.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #24 – Murder Investigation

Mandarin-English Dialogue #23 – Common Assault

Briefing A Mandarin-speaking man, Mr Yan, has been charged with common assault. He is being visited in custody by an English-speaking lawyer named Mr Hampton. This is the first time the accused has sought legal advice about the offence he has been charged with.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #23 – Common Assault

Mandarin-English Dialogue #22 – Domestic Violence Support

Briefing Susan, a Mandarin-speaking woman, has made an appointment with a support worker at the Women and Children Support Centre in Melbourne. She wishes to discuss issues she been facing with her husband at home.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #22 – Domestic Violence Support

Mandarin-English Dialogue #21 – Selling a House

Briefing Mrs Wen, a Mandarin-speaking woman, is planning to sell a property she owns in Melbourne. Today she is in the office of Mr Wickham, an English-speaking real estate agent.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #21 – Selling a House

Mandarin-English Dialogue #20 – Looking for an Apartment

Briefing A business man named Mr Brown has just moved to Beijing and is looking for a new house to rent. He is having a discussion with Mrs Lu, a Mandarin-speaking real estate agent.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #20 – Looking for an Apartment

Mandarin-English Dialogue #19 – Suspicious Fire

Briefing Mrs Liu, a Mandarin-speaking woman, has been called in to take an interview with Victoria Police regarding a fire that broke out at her workplace, Chaochao Grocery, in Richmond.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #19 – Suspicious Fire

Mandarin-English Dialogue #18 – Drug Possession

Briefing A drug possession charge has been brought against a Mandarin-speaking woman, Miss Wu, after a tip-off alerted police to a possible supplier operating from her residence. Wu is being interviewed by Police Constable Granger following the discovery of various controlled substances within her rented property in Fitzroy.   Listen to Dialogue Mandarin-English Dialogue #18 […]