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Ten Days in Manchester
An interactive intermediate business English course featuring Tony Marshall and May Hunter
 
Days:
 
Day 1
 Word play

Day 1 has followed Tony and May as they tried to register at a hotel. In this section, you'll find words and exercises related to hotels and getting a room.

First, imagine that you arriving at a hotel. How would you describe the sequence of events between arriving at the hotel and getting the key to your room?

Good Day
Good Day
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Bad Day
Bad Day

 
In the hotel

Look at this story and try to choose the right words to complete it.

Then Click on the button below to check your answers.

When I arrived at the hotel I entered the (....1....) and immediately I walked up to the (....2...). I spoke to the hotel (....3....) and I asked her to see if I had a (....4....).

I wanted a single room with an (....5....) bathroom. The receptionist asked me 'Are you (....6....) the Sun, Sea and Sand conference?'.

Then I (....7....). I signed a blank (....8....).

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To do yourself, or with friends
1. Find out the difference between ...

motel
hotel
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2. Find out how much you should tip in a hotel in Britain

Click here to find out the answers

 


 
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