GE|Adults|Elementary|Practical English 1: Travelling by plane

Warm-up

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1.1 Answer the questions

– Do you like travelling?

– How often do you travel abroad?


1.2 Match the words and pictures

Vocabulary

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Useful expressions

  • Can you …? = Please, do it
  • Can you sign here?
  • Can you spell that?
  • Can I have…? = Please, give me your [passport, etc.]
  • Can I have your passport, please?
  • Can I have my key, please?

1.1 Complete the questions using ‘Can you…?’, ‘Can I…?’ or ‘Can I have…?’.


1.2 Listen and check

Pronunciation of the words

1. second floor
2. single room
3. double room
4. receptionist
5. registration
6. hotel

2.1 Complete the conversation with the phrases.

Listening

1.1 Listen to Susan checking into a hotel room. Answer the questions.

 


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Susan

Receptionist | Susan

R: Good morning, madam.

S: Good morning. I have a reservation. My name’s Susan Bernhard.

R: Can you repeat it once again?

S: Susan Bernhard.

R: I’m sorry. Can you spell that, please?

S: B-E-R-N-H-A-R-D.

R: Thank you. For seven nights?

S: Yes, exactly!

R: Can I have your passport, please?

S: One moment, please.

R: Thank you. Can you sign here, please.

S: Of course!

R: Thank you. Here’s your key. Your room is 521. It’s on fifth floor. The elevator is over there.

S: The elevator? Oh, the lift.

R: Yes. Have a good time, Mrs Bernhard.

S: Thank you. Have a nice day!



1.2 Listen again. Complete the phrases.


2.1 Listen to Bob. Mark the sentences true or false.

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Bob

Bob

Hello. My name’s Bob Collins. I live in Germany, Munich, I work in Munich, and I write about Munich! I’m a writer and I write a book about Munich, about life in this city. The history, attractions, people … It’s great! I love Munich. It’s the best city in the world.


Grammar

1.1 Choose the correct contraction form of the verb ‘to be’.


1.2 Put the words into the correct order to make questions with ‘to be’ forms.

Reading

1.1 Read the information below. Try to choose the hotels for these people.

  1. The White family wants to visit London.
  2. Julia and Simon plan to relax at the weekend.
  3. Mr. Andrew has a three-day meeting with the clients from other Asian agencies.

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Sheraton Skyline Hotel

Bath Road
Hayes UB3 5BP
⦁ 350 double rooms
⦁ Conference centre
⦁ Restaurants and bar
⦁ Wi-fi connection
⦁ 2 km from Heathrow Airport


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The Grove

Chandler’s Cross
Hertfordshire WD3 4TG
⦁ 26 suites, 201 luxury rooms
⦁ Room service
⦁ Spa
⦁ Golf course
⦁ Television
⦁ 29 km from Central London


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At-Home Bed and Breakfast

20 Denbigh Road Ealing
London W13 8QB
⦁ 2 triple rooms, 2 double rooms, and 1 single room
⦁ Television
⦁ Free parking
⦁ Garden
⦁ Wi-fi connection
⦁ Close to central London

Speaking

1.1 Read the information. Listen and repeat it. Practise offering drinks and responding.

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Would you like…?

  • Would you like a cup of hot chocolate? – No, thanks.
  • Would you like another juice? – Yes, please.

*We use ‘Would you like…?’ to offer somebody something.
We respond ’Yes, please.’ or ’No, thanks.’


Would you like…?

Would you like…?

Would you like a cup of hot chocolate? – No, thanks.
Would you like another juice? – Yes, please.
*We use ‘Would you like…?’ to offer somebody something.
We respond ‘Yes, please.’ or ‘No, thanks.’


2.1 Read and listen to the Social English phrases.

⦁ I’m here on business.
⦁ I’m from Dublin. What about you?
⦁ No problem.
⦁ Is that you, my friend?
⦁ This is Chris, Walker.
⦁ That’s perfect.
⦁ It’s time for bed.
⦁ It’s a high time!

I’m here on business. 

– I’m here on business.
– I’m from Dublin. What about you?
– No problem.
– Is that you, my friend?
– This is Chris, Walker.
– That’s perfect.
– It’s time for bed.
– It’s a high time!

2.2 Role-play the dialogue with your teacher using the Social English phrases.


3.1 Role-play the situations.

  1. Checking into a hotel.
  2. Ask somebody to do something or to give you something.
  3. Offer somebody a drink, and accept or refuse.

Writing

1.1 Write a dialogue. You and your friend are checking into the hotel. You want to live in different rooms. Use the examples from the previous sections.

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Homework / Домашнее задание

1.1 Look at the pictures and write the words.

*Посмотри на изображения и напиши слова.


2.1 Read and complete the dialogue.

*Прочитай и составь диалог.

check-in to the hotel



3.1 Dictation. Listen to the audio. Then listen to each sentence separately and write them in the boxes below. If you hear a contracted form (e.g. didn’t), write it.

*Диктант. Послушай аудиозапись. Затем послушай каждое предложение отдельно, и напиши все предложения в пробелах ниже. Если слышишь сокращённую форму (например, didn’t), также запиши её.

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Transcript

Mark is American. His surname is Ryder. R-Y-D-E-R. He works for MTC, a music company. He’s on a plane to the UK. Allie works for MTC in the UK. She is at the airport now. She meets Mark. How far is his hotel? It’s about 30 minutes from the airport. Would he like a coffee? No, he wants to rest.


Урок Homework Курс
  • Warm-up
  • Vocabulary
  • Listening
  • Grammar
  • Reading
  • Speaking
  • Writing
  • Homework
  1. GE|Adults|Elementary|1. Let's meet again!
  2. GE|Adults|Elementary|2. To be, countries
  3. GE|Adults|Elementary|3. Can you repeat that, please?
  4. GE|Adults|Elementary|4. Daily routines
  5. GE|Adults|Elementary|5. Can you describe it?
  6. GE|Adults|Elementary|6. Feelings and emotions. How do you feel?
  7. GE|Adults|Elementary|7. I usually do?
  8. GE|Adults|Elementary|8. Occupations
  9. GE|Adults|Elementary|9. Asking questions. Dating
  10. GE|Adults|Elementary|10. Family
  11. GE|Adults|Elementary|11. Daily activities
  12. GE|Adults|Elementary|12. Adverbs and expressions of frequency
  13. GE|Adults|Elementary|13. Can you sing?
  14. GE|Adults|Elementary|14. Stop making that noise!
  15. GE|Adults|Elementary|15. What's the weather like today?
  16. GE|Adults|Elementary|16. Let's read in English
  17. GE|Adults|Elementary|17. Pastimes we love
  18. GE|Adults|Elementary|18. Can music change our lives?
  19. GE|Adults|Elementary|19. A mistake!
  20. GE|Adults|Elementary|20. People who made a different
  21. GE|Adults|Elementary|21. A day to remember
  22. GE|Adults|Elementary|22. The case of a room murder
  23. GE|Adults|Elementary|23. A house with a secret
  24. GE|Adults|Elementary|24. Haunted houses
  25. GE|Adults|Elementary|25. Diets and your favourite food
  26. GE|Adults|Elementary|26. How much healthy food do you eat?
  27. GE|Adults|Elementary|27. The magic luck of numbers
  28. GE|Adults|Elementary|Practical English 1: Travelling by plane
  29. GE|Adults|Elementary|Practical English 2: Going to the café
  30. GE|Adults|Elementary|Practical English 3: Buying clothes
  31. GE|Adults|Elementary|Practical English 4: How can I get to the theatre?
  32. GE|Adults|Elementary|Practical English 5: Enjoy your meal!
  33. GE|Adults|Elementary|Revise and Check 1-6
  34. GE|Adults|Elementary|Revise and Check 7-12
  35. GE|Adults|Elementary|Revise and Check 13-18
  36. GE|Adults|Elementary|Revise and Check 19-24