Presentation on theme: "Unit 9 Visitors and travelers. Objectives Focus Warming up 9.1 Did you have a good journey? 9.2 Hotels and accommodation 9.3 Organizing a conference Sum-up."— Presentation transcript:
Warming up Look at the pictures, what are they saying? Can you give me some phrases that can be used when meeting someone ？
9.1 Did you have a good journey? The focus is on the general devices for trip making. Practice is concentrated on verbal devices employment.
Role-play. Students work in pairs as they decide who they'd speak to and what they might say. They can use the speech balloon expressions
Suggested answer 1 To airport information clerk: Can you tell me what time flight BZ 431 is going to depart? I've heard there's going to be a delay. 2 To ticket office clerk: A second class return to Manchester, please. I'll be coming back on Friday morning. 3 To travel agent or clerk in airline office: 1 ’ d like to reconfirm my reservation on flight TR 998 on Monday evening. The number on the ticket is …. 4 To travel agent: I ’ d like to fly to Bangkok on the 18th of next month. Can you tell me what the cheapest fare is, and when the best flights are? 5 To taxi driver: I've got to get to the airport as quickly as possible. How long do you think it ’ ll take? 6 To person at check-in desk: I know I'm quite early, but can I check in for the … flight now? 7 To anyone in a uniform: What platform does the train … leave from? 8 To clerk in information office: I've heard that the 17.55 has been cancelled. When is the next train from here … ?
9.2 Hotels and accommodation This section deals with making hotel bookings and discussing accommodation facilities.
9.2 B Listening The recording is a typical phone call to book a hotel. Play the recording more than once. They should first get the gist of the conversation and again note down their answers.
Answer to 9.2 A Vera Miiller phones because she has special requirements--one of the people she's booking for is unable to climb stairs, and she needs the information very urgently
9.2 B Role play 1 Student A look at File 21; student B look at File 50. Students read through their information and role-play the phone call. 2 In this case, make it clear to the students that the other hotel should be phoned.
9.5 Organizing a conference we go directly to business conferences. If they are asked to organize a conference, what should we prepare to do? What arrangements we will have to make for it? (Resolve problem, make arrangements, and draft correspondences)
Sum-up In this unit, we learnt: How to book hotel rooms. How to organize a conference.
Assignment Write a letter to book a room. Write to confirm the conference.