It’s probably the first English word you learnt, but do you know its history?
Check out this listening activity about this greeting word, answer this week’s question, AND learn some useful words & phrases - pretty cool eh?
This week's question: When did 'hello' first appear in print?
Listen to the programme below, to find out the answer.
minefield - subject full of hidden problems
Air-kiss - a kiss which does not touch the face, but goes very close
Bond - connection
Ritual - pattern of behaviour in a certain context
to get in a muddle - to become confused
to hail - to greet someone loudly from a distance
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