lost property and customer service

Listen to this story and then answer the questions in the form below:

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When you have finished, you can listen again and read the transcript.


travel and holidays-C1

These are the materials and resources we’ve used in our class about travel and holidays:

Term time holidays: listen to this clip from BBC radio Ulster and answer these questions:

BBC news- Term-time holiday- What are the rules?



The Accidental Tourist:

Little Britain Abroad- Majorca:

Come Fly With Me- Life Jackets:

More travel and holiday videos: http://watchinenglish.blogspot.com.es/search/label/travel

travel and holidays- B2

These are the materials and resources we’ve used in our class about travel and holidays:

TRAVEL / JOURNEY / TRIP / VOYAGE: watch the presentation and then try this quiz

Vocabulary- drag and drop exercise:

More travel videos for you to watch: http://watchinenglish.blogspot.com.es/search/label/travel


travel and holidays Spotify playlist

M5U6- travel- Heathrow airport Xmas ad

You may watch this Christmas ad from Heathrow airport below:

Can you list all the places in the airport / steps in the process of arriving home that these two characters go through?

M5U6-The best holiday ever

This week’s topic is holidays and travel. First, have a look at this short presentation about the differences between trip / travel and journey:

This Davidoff ad featuring Ewan McGregor illustrates this idea of a journey as the process:

You may watch these Lonely Planet videos about different cities and states in the USA (click on CC to turn on / off the subtitles in English):


You may also watch this BBC news item about Pompeii:


Finally, I recommend this clip from BBC comedy classic Fawlty Towers. The show is set in a hotel in Torquay, a seaside town in Devon, on the south west coast on England. In the clip you may find vocabulary related to hotels and reservations (and excellent pronunciations):


booking a flight and a hotel room

You may try to do this listening exercise online:


You may also watch these videos: