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Nathalie and Fred Martin use the internet to find a gîte in the Alps for a skiing holiday. Nathalie confirms the details and books the gîte on the phone. On their arrival at the gîte they are shown around and the owner explains what the kitchen has to offer. Nathalie asks about various facilities in the ski resort.
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26 October 2010

Classroom Ideas

Can be used to introduce transactional language used in reserving a gîte. Pupils could use a website comparable to that used in the clip to research different accommodation options, then, in a role-play scenario, 'telephone' another member of the group to make the reservation.

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