Questions and exercises
Comprehension questions 1. Why does Sandra want to go on a vacation? 2. Does she want to go to Alaska? 3. Why doesn’t Donita want to go to Hawaii?
4. How many days can the women go on vacation? 5. Who is helping them plan the trip? 6. Name some of the problems the agent has.
Cloze activity Use the vocabulary words to complete the sentences 1. The __________ had difficulty planning their trip. 2. They had to be at the airport at nine o’clock for the __________. 3. The cold weather made them want a __________ vacation. 4. Another name for a passenger ship is a __________. 5. When there are problems to solve, the agent had __________ to overcome. 6. The __________ company owned fifty trucks. 7. My boss will give me a two week __________ this year. 8. John has cows, chickens, and sheep. He has been __________ many years. 9. It is necessary to make a __________ at that famous restaurant. 10. The professor gave a very interesting __________ in front of the large audience.
Where should we go on holiday?
Sandra has decided to take a vacation. But where should she go? The question is best answered by making an appointment with a travel agent. She invites her friend, Donita to go with her. At the agency
travel agent a professional trip planner tropical a hot, humid climate cruise ship passenger ship for leisure vacation
Answers (Comprehension questions) 1. It has been a very long, cold winter. She wants to go somewhere warm. 2. No, she has been there already. 3. She went th