B: Hi, there, Mr Anderson. How are you on this fine morning?
A: Fine, thank you.
B: It sure is cold this morning, isn't it? I barely even get out of bed.
A: Yeah, it's pretty cold, alright.
B: Did you catch the news this morning? I heard that there was a fire on Byron street.
A: No, I didn't hear about that.
B: Did you happen to watch the football game last night? The Patriots scored in the last minute.
A: No, I don't like football.
B: Oh. By the way, I saw you with your daughter at the office Christmas party. She's really beautiful.
A: She's my wife! Oh, here's my floor. Nice talking to you, goodbye.
B: Sir, this is the 56th floor! We're on the 70th.
A: That's OK. I'll take the stairs.
He could barely afford the fare.
(to see or to hear)
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Let's eat now and maybe we could catch a movie later.
I heard that...
I heard that you're getting married. Congratulations!
I heard that Mike got a new car.
I happened to meet her in the bus this morning.
I happened to be there when the accident happened.
I'm afraid I have to go now. Nice meeting you. Goodbye.