Q: Do you work or are you a student?
A: I work at True near Rama 9 subway station.
Q: What do you do? What does your job involve?
A: I work in the marketing department as a junior sales executive. We're responsible for planning marketing campaign.
Q: Do you enjoy your job?
A: Yes, I do.
A: Because I really get on well with my colleagues and the work is really challenging and interesting.
Q: Where do you study?
A: I'm a student at Chulalongkorn University.
Q: What do you study?
A: I'm doing a BA degree in Engineering.
Q: Do you enjoy your studies?
A: I find it a bit boring sometimes, but I know it will be useful in the future.
A: It's boring because there are a lot of formulas and rules to remember and I only like the practical parts.
Q: Do you do a lot of exercise?
A: Not much.
Q: Why not?
A: I'm very busy with my studies and I don't really have much free time. When I am free, I prefer meeting my friends and going shopping with them.
Q: Are you good at any sports?
A: Yes I'm quite good at volleyball and played a lot when I was in school.
Q: Do your friends do much exercise?
A: Some of them go to a gym or go swimming sometimes but I think most of them are like me – they don't have enough time for exercise.
Q: What kinds of exercise are popular in your country at the moment?
A: Well, if you go to the public parks you can see people walking and jogging. And there's often a big group in the evening doing aerobics. I also think working out at the gym is becoming more popular.
Q: How often do you listen to music?
A: I don’t really listen to music that much. I prefer reading or watching TV.
Q: Do you buy a lot of music CDs?
A: Not really. They’re quite expensive. If I listen to music, it’s only on Youtube or something free like that.
Q: Do you work better when you’re listening to music?
A: Not at all. I actually find it very distracting. It really annoys me when there’s background music and I’m trying to study.
Q: Do you think music can make a film better?
A: Yes, that’s one kind of music I appreciate. A good movie soundtrack can really add drama and intensity. I particularly like orchestral music in films. It really creates a great mood. But I don’t like singing so much. It’s distracting.
Q: Would you like to play any musical instruments?
A: No, my mum made me play the piano when I was younger, and I absolutely hated it. I think I’m just not musical at all. I wish I was more talented but that’s life.