INGLES INTERMEDIO 673267752 45303Customs checksYou are on your way to a remote destination. You go through customs. The cu...
Where are you going?¿A dónde vas?Oh, Im not going far!Oh, yo no voy muy lejos!Im on my way to Sydney.Estoy en mi camino a ...
Im British.Soy británico.Im Norwegian.Soy noruego.Lets see your passport.Vamos a ver su pasaporte.Youve got it. Its under ...
You havent filled in the customs form.Usted no ha rellenado el formulario de aduanas.I didnt get one.Yo no la recibió.I di...
Why?¿Por qué?Do you want to see my luggage?¿Quieres ver mi equipaje?accentacentocustoms officeraduaneroformformularioforma...
buscar; registrarto write v.escribir; anotar; escribirse conWould you mind opening your suitcase, madam?¿Le importaría abr...
It is stuck at the bottom.Se atrapado en el fondo.You have not filled in the customs form.Usted no ha rellenado el formula...
he (to be)he had beenque había sidoSolución Validarshe (to write)she had writtenella había escritoSolución Validarit (to c...
Im Algerian.Soy argelino.I live in Algeria.Yo vivo en ArgeliaIm Norwegian.     I live in Norway.Solución ValidarIm Welsh.I...
He confirmed hed deliver it tomorrow.Solución ValidarShe says shell be allowed to go.She said shed be allowed to go.Soluci...
Solución ValidarHow long did you live there? (we / five years)We lived there for five years. Im Italian.     I live in Ita...
I live in India.     Im Indian.Solución ValidarI live in Germany.Im German.Solución ValidarI live in Greece.Im Greek.He co...
The hotel doesnt have a four-poster bed.Solución ValidarThe flight attendant has mineral water.The flight attendant doesnt...
I started smuggling whisky twenty years ago.You are on your way to a remote destination. You go through customs. The custo...
SoluciónValidarAnd where have you come from?SoluciónValidarSydney, Australia.SoluciónValidarWhats your nationality?Solució...
Unluckily for him, the man has been tricked by his accomplice and shes runoff with the loot. Por desgracia para él, el hom...
Once in Canada, the man with the suitcase leaves the plane to fetch hisluggage. Una vez en Canadá, el hombre con la maleta...
A bank robbery Un robo de un banco    Drug traffickingEl tráfico de drogas    A house burglaryUna casa de robo    A muggin...
He hopes that the police will fail to catch the thieves. Se espera que la policíadejará de atrapar a los ladrones.    He h...
They are muggers. Son ladrones.    They are partners in crime. Ellos son socios en el crimen.Where are smugglers often cau...
Anonymous informersLos informantes anónimosThe video ends with... El video termina con ...    a warning una advertencia   ...
Successful El éxito de     Unsuccessful Sin éxito     Boring aburrido     Not very eventful No es muy accidentada     Disa...
administrative,political,educationalandbusinesspurposes. Additionally, British English is used purely forbusinessand admin...
No, I dont!What do you have?Whats in this suitcase? Really?Just a minute. Its stuck at the bottom...Photographs never look...
Is this travelling bag yours?This one.No, its not mine.Ive never seen it!Yes, its mine.Is this trunk yours?  Yes, thats mi...
Yes, I do.Whats inside?Photographs never look like me!Really?Presents.Its for my wife.Can I see your briefcase?Are you sur...
With a key.Theres a code.What kind of presents?I did. Its here.Just plain chocolates.It should be in my pocket...Why? This...
It was taken ten years ago.Really?It should be in my pocket...Theyre presents, just like the perfume.Ive seen enough.Enoug...
What do I have to put in this space?Why is it always me?Im British.All right, you can go.Ive never seen it!It should be in...
duty <duties>deber; impuestoextraextra; adicional; más [de algo]insidedentro; dentro de; adentrojewelleryjoyas; joyeríaper...
Fifty watches, but theyre all for my family.    A broken hair-dryer.    My shaving foam!    Its only my medicine!    The o...
Theyre presents, just like the perfume.Why? This isnt much!Arent I allowed to have this?Why is it always me?Enough?You cer...
we (to talk)we had talkedDoes Lisa need to leave?    Oh yes, she does need to leave.Solución ValidarDo you need to apply?O...
Socks, underwear, shirts, trousers, a toothbrush and toothpaste.SoluciónValidarAnything else?SoluciónValidarSome cigarette...
A man has smuggled some stolen money into Canada, in a suitcase. The customsofficers have been told about him by an anonym...
I thought I saw a swimming pool.People often go home with their hotel keys, dont they?What time is breakfast served?Do you...
Yes, is that possible?Well probably be staying a couple of nights.Follow me, please. Its on the fourth floor. The stairs a...
There is both bath and shower.Fine, well take it.Could you put us up for the night?Ill get my wife first.Time for us to he...
You wouldnt have a bigger room, would you?Well probably be staying a couple of nights.What kind of room do you need?We onl...
Is there a bathroom?Thats nice.There is both bath and shower.Fine, well take it.You wouldnt have a bigger room, would you?...
Im not quite sure yet.Then tell me tomorrow morning.comfortablecómododouble roomhabitación doblefloorpiso [planta]; suelog...
twin-bedded roomhabitación de dos camasvacancy <vacancies>vacante; vacíowashbasinlavaboDo you have a room, please?Could yo...
Ill get my wife first.Yes, is that possible?Is there much noise at night?Do you also have a restaurant here?What time is b...
Lets just hope room service hasnt stopped serving.The dawn sunshine makes the rooms look beautiful.Were only planning to s...
Solución Validarto leaveleftSolución Validarto understandunderstoodSolución Validarto gowentDoes he have to take the key? ...
Shes been drinking coffee all day.Solución ValidarHe (to sleep like a log) for hours.Hes been sleeping like a log for hour...
Do you have any vacancies?SoluciónValidarWe have nothing left, Im afraid. Were fully booked for the weekend.SoluciónValida...
Why dont you try the town centre? There are plenty of hotels there.SoluciónValidarOh wait! I might have something. Someone...
Have you got your passport and your tickets?Are the suitcases ready? They are?Okay, then lets get going!What would you say...
Going to the seaside    Going on a skiing holiday    Going camping    Going on holidayIn the first paragraph, you are gett...
According to the video, a dream holiday is one where you...   can go to bed early.   can watch television all day.   dont ...
It is better to stay at home than to go on holiday.    The best holidays are those spent beside the sea.                  ...
People often go home with their hotel keys, dont they?You come back up to your room, and decide to watch a TV programme. U...
Except for the noisy air conditioning in the room, yes!Yes, wed have liked to have stayed an extra night.Yes, but I prefer...
stayestanciaswimming poolpiscinatennis courtpista de tenisto bring v.traer; llevarto check out v.despedirse [hotel]to come...
Wed like to have stayed an extra night.Have you enjoyed your stay ?Were stopping at some friends for a week.to buildbuiltS...
keptSolución Validarto choosechosenSolución Validarto findfoundIf I like her, Ill help her.     If I liked her, Id help he...
She doesnt enjoy (train journeys).    She doesnt enjoy train journeys.Solución ValidarWe didnt enjoy (train journey this t...
SoluciónValidarMaybe well have a sauna as well.Good morning. Its the chambermaid with your breakfast.SoluciónValidarThank ...
Have you got your passport and your tickets?Are the suitcases ready? They are?Okay, then lets get going!What would you say...
Whatever the style of accommodation: a caravan... a boat... Its always niceto come back home. Especially to a house like t...
Your passport   Your room key   Your reservation   Your ticketWhen you stay in a hotel you dont have to...   lay the table...
MiamiWhere do you eat your evening meal in the self-catering cottage?    In the hay    By the swimming pool    By the fire...
Yes, I dont want to miss it!The art gallery, too, is worth visiting, if you have the time.We wont have time to see everyth...
Can you also see the tower on the far side?I cant see any tower!No, I can only see a windmill.Yes! It looks damaged.And th...
And whats that over there?Is that a minaret?And these stones are the remains of a monastery.There are lovely flower beds h...
visita turísticato be worthvaler la pena; merecerto remain v.permanecer; sobrarto visit v.visitar; pasar una temporadatowe...
Medieval? Is it really medieval?Is it that old?I thought it was damaged during the war!And then?Couldnt we have a ride in ...
Yes, thats what we were told.Weve seen them already.Is that the Town Hall over there?Is that the Abbey?Wheres the mosque?I...
Someonescalling you, Sylvia. Look!Someones calling you, Sylvia. Look!Cathedrals contain the bishops official throne.Windmi...
she would have deliveredSolución Validarit (to work)it would have workedSolución Validarhe (to call)he would have calledSo...
they (to use)theyd have usedSolución Validarhe (to speak)hed have spokenSolución Validarit (to start)itd have startedSoluc...
If he had asked for the book, Id have given him it.Solución ValidarIf you had arrived on time, we (not to be) late.If you ...
Everybody asks themselves questions, dont they?He gets lost a lot, doesnt he?    Everybody gets lost a lot, dont they?Solu...
Its on the far side, next to the mosque.SoluciónValidarI can only see something that looks like a windmill.SoluciónValidar...
There are three old monuments in the picture. One is a church or cathedral with alarge, square tower. Another is a medieva...
These are the statues of the Royal Family.This room used to be the Counts bedroom.Was this his bed?No, it wasnt.The garden...
The stables were burnt down. These are swords. And wheres the treasure?Why wasnt this part of the castle completed?Theres ...
históricoimpressiveimpresionantemarblemármolmonumentmonumentomuseummuseostaircaseescalerastatueestatuatapestry <tapestries...
I imagine it was also redecorated.Is the façade authentic?This is an impressive staircase!Is the castle lit at night?Why n...
Why wasnt this part of the castle completed?And wheres the treasure?Is this his grave?Why?And who does the castle belong t...
Solución Validarroom for diningdining roomSolución Validarballoon heated with airhot-air balloonSolución Validarbed you ca...
pass for boardingboarding passSolución Validarticket for parkingparking ticketId like to learn to drive.     I wish I coul...
Hed have liked to join the health spa.     He wishes hed joined the health spa.Solución ValidarTheyd have liked to defend ...
How would you fancy a trip around the world in less than fiveminutes?Brandishing her torch as if at the start of a race, t...
And can you imagine the queen without a proof of identity?On the other side of the Channel, on the European continent,roya...
Another sight, not to be missed, is the Plaza de España.Here, during the summer nights, the central fountain lights up and...
Work and live   Sleep all dayWhat buildings are on the river Thames?   Buckingham Palace   The Tower of London   Tower Bri...
The rebellion   The unknown soldier   A noble and rich familyWhat was the last monument built during Napoleons reign?   Th...
Flamenco dancing    Gaudís birthplace    Gaudís colourful buildingsWhat takes place during the summer at the Plaza de Espa...
Reception.This is Miss Maxwell, Room 333. I want to have a meeting tomorrow with somecolleagues. Is there a room in the ho...
baño; bañeracolleaguecompañero de trabajo; colegadouble roomhabitación doblefloorpiso [planta]; suelofulllleno; completolo...
to park v.aparcarto send up v.hacer subirYesterday, I reservedthe room by phone.   reserve   reserved   am reserving   had...
I have hada very busy day today. Im glad its finished.    have    have had    will have    has    am havingNever mindmeans...
How long do you want to stay ?How many people did you have in mind ?There are still a few rooms left.Ill look into it imme...
Ive doneSolución Validarthey (to be)theyve beenSolución Validarwe (to see)weve seenSolución Validaryou (to tell)youve told...
Solución Validarit (to get)its gotHe forgot about the book.     Heres the book he forgot about.Solución ValidarIm thinking...
Shes been on duty for 24 hours.    How long has she been on duty for?Solución ValidarThe petrol station is very far away.H...
When did you send it?  Hello, reception, can I help you?Reception.Yes! Can I help you?Not to worry.Im sure we can fit you ...
How many of you are there?Im sure we can find you something.Do you want a room for a large group?Weve got one small room t...
With or without a bath?SoluciónValidarA single with a bath. Ive had a very long flight.SoluciónValidarIve only got one sin...
Leave it to me. Ill book you one of our seminar rooms.SoluciónValidarYoull also be able to make tea and coffee in the room...
This hotel employee is very smart in his outfit.The hotel where he works must surely have several stars.But the employees’...
The meal is a significant element among those services provided in ahotel and the food must be irreproachable.Obviously, t...
If the customer is wrong...   tell your boss.   tell everyone.   tell him.   keep him quiet.   dont tell him.   walk away....
What is meant by irreproachable?   It is quite good.   It is faulty.   It is not bad.   It is of average quality.   It is ...
Dressed very badly   You get undressed at 9 oclock   Dressed very smartly   Dressed like a waiter   Dressed like eight oth...
Some of the restaurants customers are from outside the hotel.   The restaurant starts serving at the start of the evening....
We could set up in-company training.Im told the National Training Organisation can advise us on that.In any case, Id like ...
Funding assistance may be available if we train in-companyI think in-house training is probably the best option, as you sa...
Above all, they need training on the LD-20.Weve invested in new technology, and we need to train them on it.We can do work...
Theyre getting a refresher course on brand management.The companys been waiting to exploit the Internet more.The marketing...
Ill contact the training companies in the meantime.to advise v.aconsejar; informarassessmentvaloración; evaluaciónavailabl...
internomanufacturerfabricantemarketingmarketing; departamento de marketingqualificationstitulación; competenciasrefresher ...
wed like to have training workshops running.Well have to plan on work-based training, I suppose.Funding assistance may be ...
Thats what the marketing director said.The marketing director is reluctant, though.But are our products right for Internet...
Can we have a table by the window?Im afraid theyre all taken. What about the table by the door?Yes, you can. But its nonsm...
Ill be right with you.Just a minute.What can I do for you?bookedreservadobookingreservabusyocupado; lleno; saturadochefche...
popular; famososmoking areazona de fumadoresspeciality <specialities>especialidadto be short-staffedtener pocos camarerost...
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  1. 1. INGLES INTERMEDIO 673267752 45303Customs checksYou are on your way to a remote destination. You go through customs. The customsofficer stops you: "Good morning, sir!"Usted está en el camino a un destino remoto. Usted pasar por la aduana. El funcionariode aduanas que se detiene: "Buenos días, señor!"Are you talking to me?¿Me hablas a mí?Sorry?¿Cómo?Good morning.Buenos días.Yes, Im talking to you!Sí, estoy hablando con usted!I hadnt realized that, sorry! No me había dado cuenta de que, lo siento!Hum... Hello!Hum ... ¡Hola!Yes?¿Sí?
  2. 2. Where are you going?¿A dónde vas?Oh, Im not going far!Oh, yo no voy muy lejos!Im on my way to Sydney.Estoy en mi camino a Sydney.To Colombo.Para Colombo.And where do you come from?¿Y de dónde vienes?I come from the Bahamas.Yo vengo de las Bahamas.From here!A partir de aquí!From Egypt.Desde Egipto.Whats your nationality?¿Cuál es tu nacionalidad?Im Scottish.Soy escocés.
  3. 3. Im British.Soy británico.Im Norwegian.Soy noruego.Lets see your passport.Vamos a ver su pasaporte.Youve got it. Its under my ticket.¡Ya lo tienes. Es bajo mi billete.Its in my bag.Está en mi bolsa.It should be in my pocket...Debería estar en mi bolsillo ...Can I have it, please?¿Puedo tener, por favor?Here it is.Aquí está.Just a minute. Its stuck at the bottom...Sólo un minuto. Está atrapado en el fondo ...I cant find it!Yo no lo encuentro!
  4. 4. You havent filled in the customs form.Usted no ha rellenado el formulario de aduanas.I didnt get one.Yo no la recibió.I did. Its here.Yo lo hice. Ya está aquí.I wasnt asked to.No me lo pidió.Well, heres one to fill in.Bueno, aquí está uno para llenar pulgWhat do I have to put in this space?¿Qué tengo que poner en este espacio?I havent got a pen.No tengo un bolígrafo.What do I have to write?¿Qué es lo que tengo que escribir?Could you come this way, please?¿Podría usted venir por aquí, por favor?Why arent you searching the others?¿Por qué no busca a los demás?
  5. 5. Why?¿Por qué?Do you want to see my luggage?¿Quieres ver mi equipaje?accentacentocustoms officeraduaneroformformularioformality <formalities>formalidad; trámiteidentity cardcarné de identidadluggageequipajenationality <nationalities>nacionalidadphotographfotografíasurnameapellidoto be on ones wayestar de caminoto fill in v.rellenarto go through v.pasar porto look like v.parecer; parecerse ato search v.
  6. 6. buscar; registrarto write v.escribir; anotar; escribirse conWould you mind opening your suitcase, madam?¿Le importaría abrir la maleta, señora?Ive just come back from a wonderful holiday in Cuba.Acabo de regresar de unas maravillosas vacaciones en Cuba.Have you lived in Ireland all your life?¿Ha vivido en Irlanda durante toda tu vida?My parents left Turkey when I was very young.Mis padres salieron de Turquía, cuando yo era muy joven.After a few years you get to recognise nationalities.Después de unos años se llega a reconocer a las nacionalidades.Formalities demand you fill out this customs form.Formalidades exigir a llenar este formulario de aduanas.I advise you to get a new passport soon.Te aconsejo que para obtener un nuevo pasaporte en breve.I advise you to get a new passport soon.Te aconsejo que para obtener un nuevo pasaporte en breve.Im afraid youll have to have a full body search.Me temo que tendrá que tener una búsqueda de todo el cuerpo.If you had less luggage, youd have fewer problems.Si usted tuviera menos equipaje, tendría menos problemas.I am on my way to Sydney.Estoy en mi camino a Sydney.Where do you come from ?¿De dónde vienes?
  7. 7. It is stuck at the bottom.Se atrapado en el fondo.You have not filled in the customs form.Usted no ha rellenado el formulario de aduanas.There are formalities to undertake.Hay trámites para llevar a cabo.I come from the Bahamas.Yo vengo de las Bahamas.You dont have a Scottish accent!Usted no tiene un acento escocés!I can even recognize peoples nationalities!Incluso puedo reconocer a las nacionalidades de la gente!This photograph doesnt look like you!Esta fotografía no se parece a ti!What do I have to write?¿Qué es lo que tengo que escribir?Could you come this way, please ?¿Podría usted venir por aquí, por favor?Do you want to see my luggage?¿Quieres ver mi equipaje?Put your suitcase and bags here.Pon tu maleta y bolsas de aquí.Why arent you searching the others?¿Por qué no busca a los demás?You are on your way to a remote destination.Usted está en el camino a un destino remoto.
  8. 8. he (to be)he had beenque había sidoSolución Validarshe (to write)she had writtenella había escritoSolución Validarit (to close)it had closedque había cerradoSolución Validarwe (to call)we had calledSolución Validarnos había llamadoyou (to learn)you had learnedque había aprendidociónthey (to open)they had openedhabían abiertoIm Italian.Soy italiano.I live in Italy .Yo vivo en Italia.Solución ValidarIm Turkish.Soy turco.I live in Turkey.Yo vivo en Turquía.
  9. 9. Im Algerian.Soy argelino.I live in Algeria.Yo vivo en ArgeliaIm Norwegian. I live in Norway.Solución ValidarIm Welsh.I live in Wales.Solución ValidarIm Chinese.I live in ChinaIm a Scot. I live in Scotland.Solución ValidarIm Portuguese.I live in Portugal.Solución ValidarIm a Mexican.I live in Mexico.I live in Australia. Im Australian.Solución ValidarI live in the United States.Im American.Solución ValidarI live in Japan.Im Japanese.I live in England. Im English.Solución ValidarI live in the Czech Republic.Im Czech.Solución ValidarI live in Russia.Im Russian.I live in India. Im Indian.Solución ValidarI live in Germany.Im German.Solución ValidarI live in Greece.Im Greek.He confirms hell deliver it tomorrow.
  10. 10. He confirmed hed deliver it tomorrow.Solución ValidarShe says shell be allowed to go.She said shed be allowed to go.Solución ValidarThey promise theyll apply.They promised theyd apply.I think Ive confirmed my booking. I thought I had confirmed my booking.Solución ValidarShe assures us shell go skiing.She assured us shed go skiing.Solución ValidarHe confirms that hell see us next week.He confirmed that hed see us next week.She tells me shell do the washing. She told me shed do the washing.Solución ValidarWe promise were joking.We promised we were joking.Solución ValidarI know hes going out.I knew he was going out.The airport has security checks. The airport doesnt have any security checks.Solución ValidarThe train has a smoking section.The train doesnt have a smoking section.Solución ValidarThe station has a waiting room.The station doesnt have a waiting room.The hotel has a four-poster bed.The plane doesnt have satellite navigation.I have an aisle seat. I dont have an aisle seat.Solución ValidarHe has a bar of chocolate.He doesnt have a bar of chocolate.Solución ValidarWe have coffee.dont have coffee.How long have you worked here? (we / three weeks) Weve worked here for three weeks.Solución ValidarWhen did you start working here? (I / four months)I started working here four months ago.
  11. 11. Solución ValidarHow long did you live there? (we / five years)We lived there for five years. Im Italian. I live in Italy.Solución ValidarIm Turkish.I live in Turkey.Solución ValidarIm Algerian.I live in Algeria.Im Norwegian. I live in Norway.Solución ValidarIm Welsh.I live in Wales.Solución ValidarIm Chinese.I live in China.Im a Scot. I live in Scotland.Solución ValidarIm Portuguese.I live in Portugal.Solución ValidarIm a Mexican.I live in Mexico.I live in Australia. Im Australian.Solución ValidarI live in the United States.Im American.Solución ValidarI live in Japan.Im Japanese.I live in England. Im English.Solución ValidarI live in the Czech Republic.Im Czech.Solución ValidarI live in Russia.Im Russian.
  12. 12. I live in India. Im Indian.Solución ValidarI live in Germany.Im German.Solución ValidarI live in Greece.Im Greek.He confirms hell deliver it tomorrow. He confirmed hed deliver it tomorrow.Solución ValidarShe says shell be allowed to go.She said shed be allowed to go.Solución ValidarThey promise theyll apply.They promised theyd apply.I think Ive confirmed my booking. I thought I had confirmed my booking.Solución ValidarShe assures us shell go skiing.She assured us shed go skiing.Solución ValidarHe confirms that hell see us next week.He confirmed that hed see us next week.She tells me shell do the washing. She told me shed do the washing.Solución ValidarWe promise were joking.We promised we were joking.Solución ValidarI know hes going out.I knew he was going out.The airport has security checks. The airport doesnt have any security checks.Solución ValidarThe train has a smoking section.The train doesnt have a smoking section.Solución ValidarThe station has a waiting room.The station doesnt have a waiting room.The hotel has a four-poster bed.
  13. 13. The hotel doesnt have a four-poster bed.Solución ValidarThe flight attendant has mineral water.The flight attendant doesnt have any mineral water.Solución ValidarThe plane has satellite navigation.The plane doesnt have satellite navigation.The hotel has a four-poster bed. The hotel doesnt have a four-poster bed.Solución ValidarThe flight attendant has mineral water.The flight attendant doesnt have any mineral water.Solución ValidarThe plane has satellite navigation.The plane doesnt have satellite navigation.I have an aisle seat. I dont have an aisle seat.Solución ValidarHe has a bar of chocolate.He doesnt have a bar of chocolate.Solución ValidarWe have coffee.We dont have coffee.How long have you worked here? (we / three weeks) Weve worked here for three weeks.Solución ValidarWhen did you start working here? (I / four months)I started working here four months ago.Solución ValidarHow long did you live there? (we / five years)We lived there for five years.How long have you known him? (we / 1978) Weve known him since 1978.Solución ValidarWhen did you meet her? (I / six months)I met her six months ago.Solución ValidarHow long have you been living together? (eighteen months)Weve been living together for eighteen months.When did you start importing mineral water? (We / two years) We started importing mineral water two years ago.Solución ValidarHow long have you been arranging this? (we / six months)Weve been arranging this for six months.Solución ValidarWhen did you start smuggling whisky? (I / twenty years)
  14. 14. I started smuggling whisky twenty years ago.You are on your way to a remote destination. You go through customs. The customsofficer stops you: "Good morning, sir!"Good morning.Where are you going?And where do you come from?Whats your nationality?Im British.Lets see your passport.Youve got it. Its under my ticket.You havent filled in the customs form.I wasnt asked to.Well, heres one to fill in.Just plain chocolates.Yes, thats mine too.What do I have to put in this space?Its only my medicine!Could you come this way, please?Why?Put your suitcase and bags here.Where are you going?SoluciónValidarIm on my way to the Bahamas.
  15. 15. SoluciónValidarAnd where have you come from?SoluciónValidarSydney, Australia.SoluciónValidarWhats your nationality?SoluciónValidarI dont have an accent, but Im Scottish.You havent filled in the customs form.SoluciónValidarI didnt get one!SoluciónValidarThere are formalities to undertake.SoluciónValidarThis photograph doesnt look like you at all.SoluciónValidarIt was taken ten years ago!SoluciónValidarMaybe its just the beard and the glasses.Stop thief! Stop thief!¡Al ladrón! ¡Al ladrón!This woman has stolen the suitcase from the man chasing her.Esta mujer ha robado la maleta del hombre la perseguíaBut whats in the suitcase? . Pero lo que hay en la maleta?Why, stolen money, of course! Half a million dollars! ¿Por qué, robado dinero, porsupuesto! Medio millón de dólares!. Earlier in the morning, the couple committed anarmed robbery in a bank in the town centre. Temprano en la mañana, la pareja hacometido un robo a mano armada en un banco en el centro de la ciudad.
  16. 16. Unluckily for him, the man has been tricked by his accomplice and shes runoff with the loot. Por desgracia para él, el hombre ha sido engañado por su cómplice yella está corriendo con el botín.Quick! Shes probably hiding, and above all, keeping out of sight. ¡Rápido! Ellaprobablemente esté escondida, y sobre todo, mantener fuera de la vista.She goes to the airport to leave town. Ella va al aeropuerto para salir de la ciudad.There are two flights to Chicago this afternoon, but she knows too many people thereand someone would end up indicating her presence to the police, or worse, to heraccomplice. Hay dos vuelos con destino a Chicago esta tarde, pero ella sabe quedemasiada gente allí y alguien terminaría lo que indica su presencia a la policía, o peoraún, a su cómplice.Better off leaving the country to launder the money abroad.Mejor dejar el país para blanquear el dinero en el extranjero.In the departure lounge, the woman entrusts the money to her brother, wholltake the suitcase on the plane. En la sala de embarque, la mujer confía el dinero a suhermano, que va a tener la maleta en el avión.She, on the other hand, will cross the border by car where the risk of beingrecognised is less. Ella, por otro lado, se cruza la frontera en coche, donde el riesgo deser reconocido es menor. .The man collects his ticket and, boarding card in hand, takes his seat in the plane.El hombre recoge su billete y, a bordo de la tarjeta en la mano, toma su asiento en elavión.Meanwhile, on the other side of town, the policemen investigating the robberyare following up their research. Mientras tanto, en el otro lado de la ciudad, lospolicías que investigan el robo son el seguimiento de su investigación.Theyre inspecting the disused warehouse, in which the woman hid for a few minutes,barely after the robbery, and theyre trying to retrace her steps. Están inspeccionandoel almacén en desuso, en el que la mujer se escondió por unos minutos, apenas despuésdel robo, y que están tratando de volver sobre sus pasos.Lets hope they find some clues that will enable them to recuperate themoney and arrest her. Esperemos que encontrar algunas pistas que les permitanrecuperar el dinero y arrestar a ella.
  17. 17. Once in Canada, the man with the suitcase leaves the plane to fetch hisluggage. Una vez en Canadá, el hombre con la maleta sale el avión en busca de suequipaje.The Canadian customs officers have been alerted by an informer of his arrival. Losfuncionarios de aduanas canadienses han sido alertados por un conocimiento de sullegada.Are the customs officers going to open the suitcase and find the stolen money?¿Los funcionarios de aduanas va a abrir la maleta y encontrar el dinero robado?No! They decide to shadow their man and try and find the other accompliceswho will be responsible for laundering the money. ¡No! Ellos deciden a la sombrade su hombre y tratar de encontrar los otros cómplices que se encargarán de lavar eldinero.When the time is right, theyll send in the police to arrest them. Cuando sea elmomento adecuado, van a enviar a la policía para arrestarlos.In such a situation, the criminals dont have much chance of escaping...En tal situación, los delincuentes no tienen mucha oportunidad de escapar ...After a chase, the policemen end up arresting their man and handcuffing hiswrists. It is said that blood ties are often the strongest, but the brother endsup giving his sister away and indicating her hide-out.Después de una persecución, al final la policía a arrestar a su hombre y esposar susmuñecas. Se dice que los lazos de sangre son a menudo más fuerte, pero el hermanoacaba dando su hermana de distancia y que indica a su escondite.This is quite often how customs officers manage to catch the largersmugglers: an anonymous phone call, and the criminal is spotteddisembarking from the plane or boat. Esto es muy a menudo cómo los funcionariosde aduanas logran atrapar a los contrabandistas más grandes: una llamada telefónicaanónima, y el criminal se vio desembarcar del avión o en barco.So youd better humour your enemies if you want to avoid giving them theidea for a very bad joke! Así que mejor que el humor a sus enemigos si quiere evitartener que darles la idea de una broma de muy mal!What is this video about? ¿Qué es este video sobre? Vandalism vandalismo
  18. 18. A bank robbery Un robo de un banco Drug traffickingEl tráfico de drogas A house burglaryUna casa de robo A muggingUn atracoWhy does the woman go to the airport? ¿Por qué la mujer ir al aeropuerto? To pass the money on to someone elsePara pasar el dinero a otra persona To say goodbye to her brotherPara decir adiós a su hermano To leave the country as soon as possiblePara salir del país tan pronto como seaposible To catch the next flight to ChicagoPara tomar el próximo vuelo a Chicago To fly to CanadaPara volar a CanadáWhat appears to be the opinion of the speaker? Lo que parece ser la opinión del orador? He believes that the criminal should be punished. Se cree que el criminal debe sercastigado. He thinks that the police are inefficient. Piensa que la policía es ineficiente. He thinks that the customs officers are incompetent. Piensa que los funcionarios deaduanas son incompetentes.
  19. 19. He hopes that the police will fail to catch the thieves. Se espera que la policíadejará de atrapar a los ladrones. He hopes that the woman escapes. Se espera que la mujer se escapa.What happens when the thiefs brother arrives in Canada? ¿Qué pasa cuando elhermano del ladrón llega a Canadá? He gets arrested as soon as he steps off the plane. Él se detuvo tan pronto como sebaja del avión. He is followed and arrested. Él es seguido y detenido. He and his sister are arrested at the airport. Él y su hermana son arrestados en elaeropuerto. His sister gets arrested before he does. Su hermana es detenido antes que él. He and his sister escape from the police. Él y su hermana de escapar de lapolicía.What statement best describes the brother and sister? ¿Cuál enunciado describe mejorel hermano y la hermana? They are juvenile delinquents. Son delincuentes juveniles. They are vandals. Son vándalos. They are mobsters. Son mafiosos.
  20. 20. They are muggers. Son ladrones. They are partners in crime. Ellos son socios en el crimen.Where are smugglers often caught, according to the video? ¿Dónde están loscontrabandistas a menudo atrapados, de acuerdo con el video? In CanadaEn Canadá At the borderEn la frontera At customsEn la aduana On the planeEn el plano In the launderetteEn la lavanderíaWhere do customs officers often get their information from, according to the video?¿De dónde los funcionarios de aduanas a menudo obtienen su información de, deacuerdocon el video? Criminals who confessLos delincuentes que confiesan The customs declaration formEl formulario de declaración aduanera Prank callersLas personas que llaman broma The policeLa policía
  21. 21. Anonymous informersLos informantes anónimosThe video ends with... El video termina con ... a warning una advertencia a question una pregunta a quote un presupuesto a joke una broma a proverb un proverbioOnce the man has been caught, how do the police stop him from running away? Unavez que el hombre ha sido detenido, ¿cómo la policía le impidió salir corriendo? They lock him up. Se encerrarlo. They tie his wrists together. Se ata sus muñecas. They tie his arms together. Se ata los brazos juntos. They cuff him. Lo puño. They tie his legs together. Se atan las piernas juntas.How could we describe the customs officers day? ¿Cómo podríamos describir días losfuncionarios de aduanas ?
  22. 22. Successful El éxito de Unsuccessful Sin éxito Boring aburrido Not very eventful No es muy accidentada Disastrous desastrosoAdditional module El módulo adicionalEnglish is the native language of over 350 million people around the world.The Inglés es la lengua materna de más de 350 millones de personas en todo el mundo.laEnglish language idioma Ingléshas diverse origins. It belongs to the Germanic set of languages and has also beentiene diversos orígenes. Pertenece al conjunto de las lenguas germánicas y tambiéninfluenced by Latin languages, notably French. Today, English is the ha sidoinfluenciada por las lenguas latinas, sobre todo francesa. Hoy en día, Inglés es elofficial language idioma oficialin over 50 countries all over the globe. As the former en más de 50 países de todo elmundo. Como la antiguaBritish Empire Imperio Británicogrew, so did the number of people speaking the creció, también creció el número depersonas que hablan el Rhode IslandEnglish language idioma Inglés. Even after gaining Incluso después de obtenerindependence independenciafrom Great Britain in 1940, India chose to keep British English for de Gran Bretaña en1940, la India optó por mantener Inglés Británico de
  23. 23. administrative,political,educationalandbusinesspurposes. Additionally, British English is used purely forbusinessand administration in many other countries, such as Papua New Guinea or Nigeria. Inrecent years, due to the strength of the American economy, English has become theworld’s international language. Surprisingly, English was only adopted as the Federallanguage of the United States in 2001, previously having been theofficial languagein just 26 states. All over the world, from Zimbabwe to Australia, English dominatesthe linguistic map. T h e U n i t e d S t a t e sThe luggage searchDo you have anything to declare?No, I dont!Do I look as if I have anything to declare?Yes, as a matter of fact, I do! Yes, thats mine too.Theres a code.Hum... Hello!
  24. 24. No, I dont!What do you have?Whats in this suitcase? Really?Just a minute. Its stuck at the bottom...Photographs never look like me!Lots of things! Socks, underwear, a toothbrush, toothpaste...Lots of things!My shirts and my trousers.Is this travelling bag yours?Whats this? A broken hair-dryer.
  25. 25. Is this travelling bag yours?This one.No, its not mine.Ive never seen it!Yes, its mine.Is this trunk yours? Yes, thats mine too.I dont have a trunk!No! It doesnt belong to me.Is this trunk yours?Fifty watches, but theyre all for my family.Good morning.I dont have a trunk!
  26. 26. Yes, I do.Whats inside?Photographs never look like me!Really?Presents.Its for my wife.Can I see your briefcase?Are you sure you dont want to see my pockets as well?Will that be all?Youll only find uninteresting papers!How do you open this?Youre going to break it if you do it like that!
  27. 27. With a key.Theres a code.What kind of presents?I did. Its here.Just plain chocolates.It should be in my pocket...Why? This isnt much!How do you open this?With a key.Just plain chocolates.From Egypt.Enough?Whose jewellery is this?
  28. 28. It was taken ten years ago.Really?It should be in my pocket...Theyre presents, just like the perfume.Ive seen enough.Enough?You certainly have!Can I go now?All right, you can go.Really?Youll have to pay extra duty.Socks, underwear, a toothbrush, toothpaste...
  29. 29. What do I have to put in this space?Why is it always me?Im British.All right, you can go.Ive never seen it!It should be in my pocket...Its tough going through customs nowadays!Yes! And have a nice trip!bottlebotellabox <boxes>cajabriefcasemaletíncartoncaja; cajetillacigarettecigarrillo
  30. 30. duty <duties>deber; impuestoextraextra; adicional; más [de algo]insidedentro; dentro de; adentrojewelleryjoyas; joyeríapersonalpersonal [individual]pocketbolsillopresentregalo; presente [tiempo]to be allowed toestar autorizado ato carry v.llevar; transportarto declare v.declarar; proclamarto have a lookechar una ojeadato open v.abrirNo, I dont!Yes, as a matter of fact, I do!Do I look as if I have anything to declare?My shirts and my trousers.Socks, underwear, a toothbrush, toothpaste...Lots of things!Twenty cartons of cigarettes.Five bottles of brandy.
  31. 31. Fifty watches, but theyre all for my family. A broken hair-dryer. My shaving foam! Its only my medicine! The one with the broken zip? No. Yes, it is. Which one? No, its not mine. Yes, its mine. Ive never seen it! Boots. My clothes. Presents. Just plain chocolates. All sorts! Be careful! Youre tearing the wrapping paper! I dont have a trunk! No! It doesnt belong to me. Yes, thats mine too. Will that be all? Youll only find uninteresting papers!o Are you sure you dont want to see my pockets as well? Theres a code. Youre going to break it if you do it like that! With a key. Its for my wife. I got it for... my mistress.
  32. 32. Theyre presents, just like the perfume.Why? This isnt much!Arent I allowed to have this?Why is it always me?Enough?You certainly have!Can I go now?Thats good news!Its tough going through customs nowadays!Really?A trunkis a very large suitcase.To smugglemeans to import illegally.Foreign animalsare put in quarantine in the UKit (to rain)it had rainedSolución Validarshe (to risk)she had riskedSolución Validarhe (to hurry)he had hurriedSolución Validaryou (to use)you had usedSolución Validarthey (to take)they had takenSolución Validar
  33. 33. we (to talk)we had talkedDoes Lisa need to leave? Oh yes, she does need to leave.Solución ValidarDo you need to apply?Oh yes, you do need to apply.Solución ValidarDo Simon and Michael want to find out?Oh yes, they do want to find out.Do you know Dawn? Oh yes, I do know her.Solución ValidarDoes it rain often?Oh yes, it does rain often.Solución ValidarDoes Margaret have a ticket?Oh yes, she does have one.Do they have a blanket? Oh yes, they do have one.Solución ValidarDoes she have the time?Oh yes, she does have the time.Solución ValidarDo you need a car?Oh yes, I do need one.Do you have anything to declare?SoluciónValidarNo, I dont.SoluciónValidarWhats in this suitcase?SoluciónValidar
  34. 34. Socks, underwear, shirts, trousers, a toothbrush and toothpaste.SoluciónValidarAnything else?SoluciónValidarSome cigarettes, two watches and a bottle of brandyHow do you open this briefcase?SoluciónValidarYoure going to break it, if you do it like that!SoluciónValidarWhose jewellery is this?SoluciónValidarTheyre presents, just like the watches.SoluciónValidarYoull have to pay extra duty.SoluciónValidarIts tough going through customs nowadays!
  35. 35. A man has smuggled some stolen money into Canada, in a suitcase. The customsofficers have been told about him by an anonymous informer. They must decide if theyare going to search his luggage for the stolen money.Hotel reservations 2 h 52Youve been looking for a hotel, and its nearly night-time when you finally reach aguesthouse.Do you have any vacancies?Do you have a room, please?Could you put us up for the night?We have nothing left, Im afraid. Were fully booked for the weekend.Do you have any idea where we might find something?Could we have the bill, please?We will.Is it a double room?Why dont you try in the town centre? There are plenty of hotels there.
  36. 36. I thought I saw a swimming pool.People often go home with their hotel keys, dont they?What time is breakfast served?Do you really think well find one at this time?Oh wait! I might have something. Someone just left apparently.Were not that unlucky after all!Is there a bathroom?Your television doesnt work!Could you send someone up to fix the television?Would you like to see the room?Do you have any vacancies?We forgot our towels.
  37. 37. Yes, is that possible?Well probably be staying a couple of nights.Follow me, please. Its on the fourth floor. The stairs are right here, but well take thelift.Ill try to remember!Is there much noise at night?A twin-bedded room, with a childs bed.Except for the noisy air conditioning in the room, yes!Heres the room. It faces the sea.Yes, but I like adventure!Absolutely nothing?Theres a nice view, then, during the day?Not in the attic, is it?
  38. 38. There is both bath and shower.Fine, well take it.Could you put us up for the night?Ill get my wife first.Time for us to head back!The room is £ 97 a night, including breakfast of course. A single room.We will.Well, we havent got much choice, have we?Just a minute, Im under the shower.How long are you planning to stay? Except for the noisy air conditioning in the room,yes!Could you send someone up to fix the television?
  39. 39. You wouldnt have a bigger room, would you?Well probably be staying a couple of nights.What kind of room do you need?We only have double rooms leftThatll be fine.That will do.It doesnt matter.Would you like to see the room?Ill get my wife first.Follow me, please. Its on the fourth floor. The stairs are right here, but well take theliftWhat time is breakfast served?Breakfast is served between 8 and 9:30, lunch between 12 and 1:30 and dinnerbetween 7:30 and 10 oclock.Do you have packed lunches?You have to ask for them the night before.Heres the room. It faces the sea.Theres a nice view, then, during the day?
  40. 40. Is there a bathroom?Thats nice.There is both bath and shower.Fine, well take it.You wouldnt have a bigger room, would you?I think Im just going to dive into the bath!No, this is all we have.The room is £ 97 a night, including breakfast of course.Well, we havent got much choice, have we?Gosh! Hotels are expensive here!How much are your single rooms?£ 69, sir.How long are you planning to stay?Just one night.Well probably be staying a couple of nights.
  41. 41. Im not quite sure yet.Then tell me tomorrow morning.comfortablecómododouble roomhabitación doblefloorpiso [planta]; sueloguesthousecasa de huéspedes; pensiónhotelhotelliftascensorpacked lunch <packed lunches>picnicprivateprivado; individual; particular; personalregistrationregistro; inscripción; matrícularoom serviceservicio de habitacionessingle roomhabitación individualto find v.encontrar(se); proporcionarto recommend v.recomendarto stay v.quedarse; alojarse
  42. 42. twin-bedded roomhabitación de dos camasvacancy <vacancies>vacante; vacíowashbasinlavaboDo you have a room, please?Could you put us up for the night?Do you have any vacancies?Oh no! What are we going to do?Absolutely nothing?Do you have any idea where we might find something?Weve already tried them all!Could you recommend one?DoReally?you really think well find one at this time?Are you certain?Were not that unlucky after all!Oh great!Is it a double room?Not in the attic, is it?A single room.A double room with washbasin.A twin-bedded room, with a childs bed.That will do.It doesnt matter.Thatll be fine.Yes, wed like to.
  43. 43. Ill get my wife first.Yes, is that possible?Is there much noise at night?Do you also have a restaurant here?What time is breakfast served?Can we get breakfast in bed?Is there room service?Do you have packed lunches?Thats nice.Theres a nice view, then, during the day?Is there a bathroom?You wouldnt have a bigger room, would you?Fine, well take it.I think Im just going to dive into the bath!Oh, by the way, how much is it?What does one night cost?What are the rates?How much are your single rooms?Well, we havent got much choice, have we?Gosh! Hotels are expensive here!Just one night.Well probably be staying a couple of nights.Im not quite sure yet.Theres a guesthouse with vacancies over there.Im afraid were fully booked because of the convention.Were quite happy to share a single room.A double room with a bath would be perfect.
  44. 44. Lets just hope room service hasnt stopped serving.The dawn sunshine makes the rooms look beautiful.Were only planning to stay a few nights.Id like to stay in expensive hotels with lavish leisure facilities. Id go to ones by thebeach so Id be able to bathe in the sea everyday. Id always have a double roomwith a view of the bay. Id order room service everyday, and Id sip tropical cocktailsby the pool. Id take holidays all the timetoknowknewSolución Validarto comecameSolución Validarto dodidSolución Validarto getgotSolución Validarto bewasSolución Validarto speakspoketo drivedroveSolución Validarto forgetforgotSolución Validarto seesaw
  45. 45. Solución Validarto leaveleftSolución Validarto understandunderstoodSolución Validarto gowentDoes he have to take the key? Yes, he has to.Solución ValidarDoes she want to book a hotel?Yes, she wants to.Solución ValidarDo they need to leave?Yes, they need to.Do you have to work tonight? Yes, I have to.Solución ValidarDo they want to reserve a room?Yes, they want to.Solución ValidarWould you like to go for a swim?Yes, wed like to.Does he want to have a look? Yes, he wants to.Solución ValidarDo we have to move?Yes, you have to.Solución ValidarWould you like to have a look?Yes, wed like to.She (to stay) there all summer. Shes been staying there all summer.Solución ValidarI (to wait) for you for three hours.Ive been waiting for you for three hours.Solución ValidarYou (to work) since you were twenty.Youve been working since you were twenty.She (to drink) coffee all day.
  46. 46. Shes been drinking coffee all day.Solución ValidarHe (to sleep like a log) for hours.Hes been sleeping like a log for hours.Solución ValidarWe (to follow) my friend since this morning.Weve been following my friend since this morning.He (to try) to phone you all day. Hes been trying to phone you all day.Solución ValidarI (to swim) for ninety minutes.Ive been swimming for ninety minutes.Solución ValidarWe (to use) the same hotel since 1990.Weve been using the same hotel since 1990.Ive been here for 12 months. How long have you been here for?Solución ValidarShell work here for 9 months.How long will she work here for?Solución ValidarWeve lived here for 21 years.How long have you lived here for?She lived in Paris for a year. How long did she live in Paris for?Solución ValidarI continued my studies for 2 years.How long did you continue your studies for?Solución ValidarI lived in Scotland for 12 years.How long did you live in Scotland for?We lived here for 12 years. How long did you live here for?Solución ValidarShe slept for 8 hours.How long did she sleep?Solución ValidarHe watched TV for 4 hours.How long did he watch TV?
  47. 47. Do you have any vacancies?SoluciónValidarWe have nothing left, Im afraid. Were fully booked for the weekend.SoluciónValidarDo you have any idea where we might find something?SoluciónValidar
  48. 48. Why dont you try the town centre? There are plenty of hotels there.SoluciónValidarOh wait! I might have something. Someone just left apparently.SoluciónValidarWere not that unlucky after all!What kind of room do you need?SoluciónValidarA twin-bedded room, with a childs bed.SoluciónValidarWe only have double rooms left.SoluciónValidarIts on the fifth floor. Well take the lift.SoluciónValidarDo you have a restaurant here?SoluciónValidarYes, we do. Breakfast is served after seven oclock.
  49. 49. Have you got your passport and your tickets?Are the suitcases ready? They are?Okay, then lets get going!What would you say to a stay in the country, in a self-catering cottage?Getting up with the sun, living to natures rhythm, feeding the chickens andhelping the farmer milk his cow, Daisy!Whats better than having a nap in the hay and in the evening, a good meal bythe fireside?But maybe you prefer a seaside resort, renting a villa with a sea view andsunbathing all day, lying in a deck chair?You can also go to a hotel, in Miami, by the sea.But maybe you prefer a seaside resort, renting a villa with a sea view and sunbathingall day, lying in a deck chair?You can also go to a hotel, in Miami, by the sea.On arriving you ask reception for the key to your room.Once the suitcases are unpacked, youve got several options:recover from the jet lag by the swimming pool, sip exotic cocktails or do some watersports.The evening come, your dinner awaits you.All of the hotels staff is there at your service.Nothing is left to chance: entertainment is guaranteed for the night owls!No need to lay the table, to vacuum, to prepare your breakfast or even doyour laundry.Now thats a real dream holiday!But you may prefer going up to the mountains and their beautiful chalets.Take enough provisions in case there are heavy snowfalls!After a day on the slopes, you like to get together with friends in the warm.And for those who like adventure, theres camping, taking advantage of theopen air.For a few days, live in luxury, spending the nights sleeping under the stars.An ordinary five-star hotel doesnt come close!Whatever the style of accommodation: a caravan... a boat... Its always niceto come back home. Especially to a house like this one!What is the main topic of the video? Going to the country
  50. 50. Going to the seaside Going on a skiing holiday Going camping Going on holidayIn the first paragraph, you are getting ready for... a day-trip. a trip to the sea. a trip to the country. a trip abroad. a camping trip.The speaker thinks a holiday in the country would be... depressing. demanding. enjoyable. boring. stressful.What type of person is best suited to the seaside holiday described? A person who likes sport A person who is lazy A person who enjoys the great outdoors A person who likes to sunbathe A person who likes adventureWhich word best describes the hotel staff in the video? Disorganised Incompetent Well-organised Inefficient Servile
  51. 51. According to the video, a dream holiday is one where you... can go to bed early. can watch television all day. dont have to do the housework. spend all day doing chores. have enough time to do the housework.Which word best describes spending an evening with friends in a chalet? Tedious Uncomfortable Unbearable Boring CosyAccording to the video, which form of accommodation beats a five-star hotel? A boat A tent A cottage A chalet A caravanWhat expression best summarises the last paragraph? Kill two birds with one stone. The grass is always greener on the other side. Theres no use crying over spilt milk. Theres no place like home. Look before you leapWhich of these statements is true according to the video? It would be idyllic to live in a five-star hotel. The house is the worst type of accommodation. It is always nice to return home after a holiday.
  52. 52. It is better to stay at home than to go on holiday. The best holidays are those spent beside the sea. 2 h 15 Staying in a hotelYour luggage has been taken up, youve had a good warm bath, and come back downto the reception desk to enquire about other facilities in the hotel or in the area.I thought I saw a swimming pool.Can we play tennis here?Are there any interesting sights in the area?The swimming pool is open from nine in the morning until seven in the evening. Thereis also a sauna and a whirlpool.We forgot our towels.Is the pool heated?We cant go for a swim in the evenings?And please, dont forget to leave your key on the board every time you go out.Ill do that.Ill try to remember!
  53. 53. People often go home with their hotel keys, dont they?You come back up to your room, and decide to watch a TV programme. Unfortunately,the television doesnt work...Ive got a problem here with the television!Could you send someone up to fix the television?Your television doesnt work!The next morning, you hear a knock at the door...Heres the coffeepot, warm milk, toast with jam, marmalade and honey.Could we have some more bread, please?Wheres the butter?I asked for tea!Did you sleep well?Yes, very well, thank you.I didnt sleep a wink!We forgot to close the shutters and were awake early!Have you enjoyed your stay?
  54. 54. Except for the noisy air conditioning in the room, yes!Yes, wed have liked to have stayed an extra night.Yes, but I prefer my own bed.Have a good journey!Well try! Can you call a taxi?I dont like this fog on the roads.I hope the traffics all right!air conditioningaire acondicionadobillcuenta; facturachambermaidcamarerainterestinginteresantekeyllave; tecla; clavereceptionrecepciónsightvista; monumento; lugar de interés
  55. 55. stayestanciaswimming poolpiscinatennis courtpista de tenisto bring v.traer; llevarto check out v.despedirse [hotel]to come in v.entrar; subirto enquire v.informarse; investigarto sleep v.dormirtoweltoalla Guided 2de8e51a-2d2e-4This leaflet will tell you about the local sights.Ill meet you in the swimming pool before dinner.If youre interested, I can find a tennis partner.Ask the chambermaid to leave the tray at the door.Phone reception and ask for some more toast.Dont worry about the coffee stain, itll come out.I mustve been tired because I slept like a log.Thanks for the wonderful stay, well come back.Would other people in the hotel like to play?Dont hesitate to call room service if you need anything.You have to press the green button.Could we have some more bread, please?Dont forget to leave your key on the board.Ive got a problem with the television !Wed like to have stayed an extra night.
  56. 56. Wed like to have stayed an extra night.Have you enjoyed your stay ?Were stopping at some friends for a week.to buildbuiltSolución Validarto drinkdrunkSolución Validarto seeseenSolución Validarto teachtaughtSolución Validarto forgetforgottenSolución Validarto bringbroughtto feelfeltSolución Validarto fallfallenSolución Validarto fightfoughtSolución Validarto keep
  57. 57. keptSolución Validarto choosechosenSolución Validarto findfoundIf I like her, Ill help her. If I liked her, Id help her.Solución ValidarIf she sees him, shell tell him.If she saw him, shed tell him.Solución ValidarIf I need her, Ill ask her.If I needed her, Id ask her.If I have a racket, Ill pack it. If I had a racket, Id pack it.Solución ValidarIf I stay there, Ill phone you.If I stayed there, Id phone you.Solución ValidarIf I have your key, Ill tell you.If I had your key, Id tell you.If I give you the money, youll spend it all. If I gave you the money, youd spend it all.Solución ValidarIf I pay the phone bill, will you give me back my phone?If I paid the phone bill, would you give me back my phone?Solución ValidarIf I send it today, youll receive it by Monday morning.If I sent it today, youd receive it by Monday morning.She doesnt like (lifts in her building). She doesnt like the lifts in her building.Solución ValidarHes buying (bars of chocolate).Hes buying bars of chocolate.Solución ValidarTheyre eating (chocolate they bought duty-free).Theyre eating the chocolate they bought duty-free.
  58. 58. She doesnt enjoy (train journeys). She doesnt enjoy train journeys.Solución ValidarWe didnt enjoy (train journey this time).We didnt enjoy the train journey this time.Solución Validar(crash) was due to (runway).The crash was due to the runway.She doesnt enjoy (train journeys). She doesnt enjoy train journeys.Solución ValidarWe didnt enjoy (train journey this time).We didnt enjoy the train journey this time.Solución Validar(crash) was due to (runway).The crash was due to the runway.(explosion) was caused by (ground crew). The explosion was caused by the ground crew.Solución Validar(flight attendant) confirmed (problem).The flight attendant confirmed the problem.Solución ValidarHe got rid of (body).He got rid of the body.Do you have room service?SoluciónValidarYes, dont hesitate to call if you need anything.SoluciónValidarWe should be all right now, thank you.SoluciónValidarI think well go down to the swimming pool.
  59. 59. SoluciónValidarMaybe well have a sauna as well.Good morning. Its the chambermaid with your breakfast.SoluciónValidarThank you. Could you leave it in front of the door?SoluciónValidarCould we have some more toast with jam, please?SoluciónValidarYes, Ill bring some more right away.Have you enjoyed your stay?SoluciónValidarWed have liked to have stayed an extra week.SoluciónValidarBut weve got to go and visit some friends in the south.SoluciónValidarHave a good journey!
  60. 60. Have you got your passport and your tickets?Are the suitcases ready? They are?Okay, then lets get going!What would you say to a stay in the country, in a self-catering cottage?Getting up with the sun, living to natures rhythm, feeding the chickens and helpingthe farmer milk his cow, Daisy!Whats better than having a nap in the hay and in the evening, a good meal bythe fireside?But maybe you prefer a seaside resort, renting a villa with a sea view andsunbathing all day, lying in a deck chair?You can also go to a hotel, in Miami, by the sea.On arriving you ask reception for the key to your room.Once the suitcases are unpacked, youve got several options:recover from the jet lag by the swimming pool, sip exotic cocktails or do some watersports.The evening come, your dinner awaits you.All of the hotels staff is there at your service.Nothing is left to chance: entertainment is guaranteed for the night owls!No need to lay the table, to vacuum, to prepare your breakfast or even doyour laundry.Now thats a real dream holiday!But you may prefer going up to the mountains and their beautiful chalets.Take enough provisions in case there are heavy snowfalls!After a day on the slopes, you like to get together with friends in the warm.And for those who like adventure, theres camping, taking advantage of theopen air.For a few days, live in luxury, spending the nights sleeping under the stars.An ordinary five-star hotel doesnt come close!
  61. 61. Whatever the style of accommodation: a caravan... a boat... Its always niceto come back home. Especially to a house like this one!What do you need when travelling? A passport and tickets Lots of provisions A seaside resort A medical certificate Jet lag SuitcasesWhat is the cheapest type of accommodation mentioned in the video? Sleeping under the stars A boat A caravan A hotel A self-catering cottage CampingWhat can you help the farmer do? Milk his cow, Daisy Have a nap in the hay Reap the wheat Clean his tractor Harvest the cropsWhat do you ask for at reception on arriving at the hotel? Your bill
  62. 62. Your passport Your room key Your reservation Your ticketWhen you stay in a hotel you dont have to... lay the table. respect the other guests staying in the hotel. pay your bill. leave your key at reception. do your laundry. reserve a room before arriving.What do we call the type of accommodation often found in the mountains? Catamarans Chair lifts Hotels by the sea Villas with a sea view ChaletsWhat type of accommodation is there for the person who likes adventure? Sleeping under the stars A caravan Camping A mountain chalet A self-catering cottage A hotelWhat seaside resort is mentioned in the video? Mexico French Riviera Torquay Blackpool
  63. 63. MiamiWhere do you eat your evening meal in the self-catering cottage? In the hay By the swimming pool By the fireside Next to Daisy With the chickensA tour of the town 2 h 38How lucky you are! Your birthday present this year is a sightseeing tour... The guide isnow speaking to you: "Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to our medieval city!"Medieval? Is it really medieval?Is it that old?I thought it was damaged during the war!Well take you on a guided tour of the town centre first.Then youll have the whole afternoon to visit the castle.Is it far from here?Ive heard a lot about it!
  64. 64. Yes, I dont want to miss it!The art gallery, too, is worth visiting, if you have the time.We wont have time to see everything!What about the ancient amphitheatre?We might have time tomorrow.Well have a short walk through the old centre now. Is everyone here?Are there any good views?Yes, these people belong to another group.Wait! My friends just gone to the toilet!There are several good views.This is one of them.Is that the Town Hall over there?Wheres the mosque?Is that the Abbey?
  65. 65. Can you also see the tower on the far side?I cant see any tower!No, I can only see a windmill.Yes! It looks damaged.And this is the cathedral.Doesnt it have very famous stained-glass windows?What a beautiful arch!Could we have a look inside?Now, this is the covered market.It looks very old!Not a flea market?Is it still open?We are now coming to the ramparts.Theyve remained in good condition.
  66. 66. And whats that over there?Is that a minaret?And these stones are the remains of a monastery.There are lovely flower beds here.My feet are starting to ache!Theres a nice view from here, too.ancientantiguocathedralcatedraldamageddañado; deterioradofamousfamosoguideguía [publicación]; guía turísticomedievalmedievalmonastery <monasteries>monasterioridepaseo; trayectosightseeing tour
  67. 67. visita turísticato be worthvaler la pena; merecerto remain v.permanecer; sobrarto visit v.visitar; pasar una temporadatowertorretown hallayuntamientoviewvisión; vista; opiniónwalkpaseo
  68. 68. Medieval? Is it really medieval?Is it that old?I thought it was damaged during the war!And then?Couldnt we have a ride in a carriage?Thats fine!Yes, I dont want to miss it!Is it far from here?Ive heard a lot about it!We might have time tomorrow.We wont have time to see everything!What about the ancient amphitheatre?Yes, these people belong to another group.Wait! My friends just gone to the toilet! Are there any good views?Where are they?
  69. 69. Yes, thats what we were told.Weve seen them already.Is that the Town Hall over there?Is that the Abbey?Wheres the mosque?I cant see any tower!No, I can only see a windmill.Yes! It looks damaged.These blocks of houses were all rebuilt, werent they?It looks peculiar...Those are slate roofs, arent they?Could we have a look inside?Doesnt it have very famous stained-glass windows?What a beautiful arch!It looks very old!Not a flea market?Is it still open?Theyve remained in good condition.And whats that over there?Is that a minaret?There are lovely flower beds here.Theres a nice view from here, too.My feet are starting to ache!Where are we going now?I shouldnt have put my new shoes on!Yes, the bus will be waiting for us!Peoplethink it always rains in Britain.
  70. 70. Someonescalling you, Sylvia. Look!Someones calling you, Sylvia. Look!Cathedrals contain the bishops official throne.Windmills turn wheat into flour.Amphitheatresare ancient Greek theatres.she (to prefer)she would have preferredSolución Validarit (to show)it would have shownSolución ValidarI (to park)I would have parkedSolución Validaryou (to oversleep)you would have oversleptSolución Validarhe (to choose)he would have chosenSolución Validarthey (to know)they would have knownthey (to be afraid)they would have been afraidSolución Validarshe (to deliver)
  71. 71. she would have deliveredSolución Validarit (to work)it would have workedSolución Validarhe (to call)he would have calledSolución Validaryou (to pack)you would have packedSolución ValidarI (to secure)I would have securedshe (to notice)shed have noticedSolución Validarthey (to pull)theyd have pulledSolución Validarwe (to go out)wed have gone outSolución Validaryou (to want)youd have wantedSolución Validarhe (to think)hed have thoughtSolución Validarit (to work)it would have worked
  72. 72. they (to use)theyd have usedSolución Validarhe (to speak)hed have spokenSolución Validarit (to start)itd have startedSolución ValidarI (to stay)Id have stayedSolución Validarshe (to admit)shed have admittedSolución Validaryou (to drive)youd have drivenIf she had looked at the map, she (not to get lost). If she had looked at the map, she wouldnt have got lost.Solución ValidarIf you hadnt overslept, you (not to be late).If you hadnt overslept, you wouldnt have been late.Solución ValidarIf you hadnt phoned, I (to forget).If you hadnt phoned, I would have forgotten.If we hadnt been there, he (not to get out). If we hadnt been there, he wouldnt have got out.Solución ValidarIf you hadnt written, I (not to know) your address.If you hadnt written, I wouldnt have known your address.Solución ValidarIf you hadnt left, I (to meet) you.If you hadnt left, Id have met you.If he had asked for the book, I (to give) him it.
  73. 73. If he had asked for the book, Id have given him it.Solución ValidarIf you had arrived on time, we (not to be) late.If you had arrived on time, we wouldnt have been late.Solución ValidarIf he had admitted it, she (to forgive) him.If he had admitted it, shed have forgiven him.Someone cleaned the camp bed. The camp bed was cleaned.Solución ValidarSomeone bought the shop.The shop was bought.Solución ValidarSomeone confirmed the date.The date was confirmed.Someone identified them. They were identified.Solución ValidarSomeone robbed him.He was robbed.Solución ValidarSomeone received the flowers.The flowers were received.Someone noticed him. He was noticed.Solución ValidarSomething ruined the garden.The garden was ruined.Solución ValidarSomeone redecorated it.It was redecorated.He needs a road map, doesnt he? Everybody needs a road map, dont they?Solución ValidarHe admires you, doesnt he?Everybody admires you, dont they?Solución ValidarHe drinks wine, doesnt he?Everybody drinks wine, dont they?She protects herself, doesnt she? Everybody protects themselves, dont they?Solución ValidarHe enjoys himself, doesnt he?Everybody enjoys themselves, dont they?Solución ValidarShe asks herself questions, doesnt she?
  74. 74. Everybody asks themselves questions, dont they?He gets lost a lot, doesnt he? Everybody gets lost a lot, dont they?Solución ValidarHe goes swimming often, doesnt he?Everybody goes swimming often, dont they?Solución ValidarHe works out, doesnt he?Everybody works out, dont they?Well take you on a guided tour of the town centre first.SoluciónValidarThis afternoon well visit the castle.SoluciónValidarIve heard the art gallery is worth visiting.SoluciónValidarWe wont have time to see everything.SoluciónValidarBut we will be going past it and the ancient amphitheatre this morning. .I cant see the towerSoluciónValidar
  75. 75. Its on the far side, next to the mosque.SoluciónValidarI can only see something that looks like a windmill.SoluciónValidarIt looks very damaged.SoluciónValidarYes, it would fall down without the wooden supports.These stones are the remains of the monastery.SoluciónValidarThey date back to the thirteenth century.SoluciónValidarThe abbey was badly damaged during the war.SoluciónValidarThe cathedral is very famous.SoluciónValidarThe stained-glass windows are beautiful. Ejemplo de redacción
  76. 76. There are three old monuments in the picture. One is a church or cathedral with alarge, square tower. Another is a medieval tower which stands on a hill with a flag onthe top. It is surrounded by trees. The third monument is a medieval castle withseveral towers. It is surrounded by water, but has a bridge. T h e R i v e rT h a m e s T h o m a s à B e c k e t tT h e I r o n B r i d g eA tour of the castle 2 h 44Youll now be going on to the castle.That was an interesting visit!Do we have to pay a fee to get in?Arent you coming with us?Good afternoon! I will be your guide through this magnificent castle.The castle was restored in 1724.I wouldnt like to live here!Its a bit dark, I must admit!If youd like to follow me upstairs...No, Im sorry, you cant go in there.Why not?Because its dangerous
  77. 77. These are the statues of the Royal Family.This room used to be the Counts bedroom.Was this his bed?No, it wasnt.The gardens are surrounded by a high wall.This drawbridge is really fascinating.CerrarNo identificadoTu respuesta no ha sido identificada. Pronúnciala de nuevo después de la señal sonora. Inactivo 1 #w E0nt_DE&$R+ 0Nivel de dificultadModoAyudaFácilMedioDifícilMuy difícilManualAutomáticoWerent there any stables here?Yes.
  78. 78. The stables were burnt down. These are swords. And wheres the treasure?Why wasnt this part of the castle completed?Theres a whole weapon collection!The castle now belongs to the State. It is classified as a historical monument.A historical monument?Im sure you have a souvenir shop somewhere...This area is full of castles, isnt it?Well... I think youve seen everything!Except the zoo!architectarquitectocastlecastillodungeonmazmorraentrance feederecho de entradafascinatingfascinantegenuineauténticohistorical
  79. 79. históricoimpressiveimpresionantemarblemármolmonumentmonumentomuseummuseostaircaseescalerastatueestatuatapestry <tapestries>tapizto fall apartdesmoronarseto restore v.restaurarto surround v.rodearweaponarma Do we have to pay a fee to get in?That was an interesting visit!Arent you coming with us?So youre our new guide?It looks imposing!It looks like a museum!Whats this room?I wouldnt like to live here!
  80. 80. I imagine it was also redecorated.Is the façade authentic?This is an impressive staircase!Is the castle lit at night?Why not?Does it lead to the dungeon? The door was open!He looks like me, dont you think?They were small in the old days!This one has an interesting nose!Were only admiring them!They have remained intact!They are remarkable!And wheres the Queens bedroom?Was this his bed?Is this his portrait?Yes, weve noticed that!They were well protected!I wish I had a garden like that!Does it still work?Its falling apart!Werent there any stables here?I see.And what are these weapons?By invaders?Theres a whole weapon collection!
  81. 81. Why wasnt this part of the castle completed?And wheres the treasure?Is this his grave?Why?And who does the castle belong to?This area is full of castles, isnt it?Im sure you have a souvenir shop somewhere...A historical monument?Thank you!I knew it!Near the entrance, you mean?Except the zoo!Heres a tip for you.Goodbye, then!The town centre is the most interesting place to visit.Bones dating back centuries were found in the dungeon.The first lord of the manor loved tapestries.The drawbridge is still fully operational.The castle has been classified since the late thirties.You say that the castles first stone was laid in 1224. You never knowexactly, do you, when something happened so long ago? In Britain, you cansee lots of stately homes, mansions and castles. You have a royal family in theUnited Kingdom. You can tell as soon as you set foot in Britain, as theQueens head is on all the notes, coins and stamps.boots for skiingski boots
  82. 82. Solución Validarroom for diningdining roomSolución Validarballoon heated with airhot-air balloonSolución Validarbed you can foldfolding bedSolución Validarnet for fishingfishing netSolución Validarbook for addressesaddress bookoffice for tourist informationtourist officeSolución Validarseat beside the aisleaisle seatSolución Validarcrossing for pedestrianspedestrian crossingSolución Validarcourt for playing tennistennis courtSolución Validar
  83. 83. pass for boardingboarding passSolución Validarticket for parkingparking ticketId like to learn to drive. I wish I could learn to drive.Solución ValidarHed like to move house.He wishes he could move house.Solución ValidarWed like to take a day off.We wish we could take a day off.Shed like to finish her meal. She wishes she could finish her meal.Solución ValidarHed like to advise her not to go.He wishes he could advise her not to go.Solución ValidarTheyd like to live there.They wish they could live there.Shed have liked to see the golf course on holiday. She wishes shed seen the golf course on holiday.SoluciónValidarThe chambermaid would have liked them to check out of the hotelearlier.The chambermaid wishes theyd checked out of the hotel earlier.Solución ValidarTheyd have liked to phone their friend last night.They wish theyd phoned their friend last night.
  84. 84. Hed have liked to join the health spa. He wishes hed joined the health spa.Solución ValidarTheyd have liked to defend themselves.They wish theyd defended themselves.Solución ValidarYoud have liked to travel more.You wish youd travelled more.The castle was restored two hundred years ago. It looks magnificent.I imagine it was also redecorated.oYes, it was. But most of the statues are authentic.The castle now belongs to the State.SoluciónValidarIt is classified as a historical monument.SoluciónValidarJust as you go out, theres a souvenir shop.SoluciónValidarWell, I think Ive shown you everything.
  85. 85. How would you fancy a trip around the world in less than fiveminutes?Brandishing her torch as if at the start of a race, the Statue of Libertyseems to show us the way.There are tourists inside, but you probably cannot see them.Our first stop is in Washington D.C., at the White House, wherethe President of the USA works and lives.Numerous tourists come and visit every year.Building began in 1792, and since 1800, all her tenants have left a markof their passage.Despite her great age, the pollution and the tourists comingsand goings, the walls of the White House keep their brilliantwhiteness.She really does wear her name well!On the other side of the Atlantic, only a few hours by plane,theres London, the capital of the United Kingdom.The Thames has played an important role in the history of thisancient port.The Palace of Westminster is found on the banks of this river.In 1605, Guy Fawkes dug a tunnel under it to plant a bomb.He was then arrested and executed.If we carry on down the river, we come to Tower Bridge, behindthe Tower of London, which is on your left.This is where the beefeaters watch over the royal familysjewels.If they were ever lost, the queen wouldnt have a crown any more.
  86. 86. And can you imagine the queen without a proof of identity?On the other side of the Channel, on the European continent,royal families have almost all disappeared.Among those that remain are the Spanish, Belgians and Dutch.This castle, in the southwest of France, probably belonged to anoble and rich family, which must have suffered a lot in 1789during the French Revolution.We can say that the people of the period lifted their heads uphigh in rebellion and the aristocrats lost theirs!France then became the country of human rights.Lets discover the last monument constructed during Napoleonsreign: the Arc de Triomphe.At the foot of this monument rests the unknown soldier, in homage toall the fallen soldiers of World War I, which ravaged Europe at thebeginning of the twentieth century.A flame stays permanently alight in memory of them lest we mayforget...If we go down the Champs-Elysées, we come to the largestsquare in Paris: the place de la Concorde.Lets change scenery completely, cross the Rhine and go toCologne.This town is famous for its gothic style cathedral.Its so big!Lets leave the north for warmer places!For Barcelona, notably, which was the birthplace of the artist Gaudí.His bold and singular creations brighten the town and thetourists love to visit these colourful monuments.
  87. 87. Another sight, not to be missed, is the Plaza de España.Here, during the summer nights, the central fountain lights up and a sonet lumière show is put on for you.The impressive speed of the Spanish drivers shouldnt leave youindifferent either!How long did your trip around the world take? Fifty minutes Less than five minutes Fifteen minutes Eighty daysWhen did the building of the White House begin? 1786 1800 1789 1605 1792What does the President do in the White House? Watch TV Play golf Eat pizza
  88. 88. Work and live Sleep all dayWhat buildings are on the river Thames? Buckingham Palace The Tower of London Tower Bridge Guy Fawkes The Palace of Westminster Trafalgar Square Oxford Street Piccadilly CircusWhat do the beefeaters watch over? The queens crown The queens identity card The river Thames The royal family Fireworks The royal familys jewels Guy FawkesWho did the castle in France belong to? The Church of the Madeleine Napoleon Aristocrats
  89. 89. The rebellion The unknown soldier A noble and rich familyWhat was the last monument built during Napoleons reign? The Arc de triomphe The Eiffel Tower The Assemblée Nationale The Sorbonne The Champs-Elysées The Church of the MadeleineWhat style of architecture is the cathedral in Cologne? Renaissance Tudor Baroque Georgian Modern Art Deco GothicWhat do tourists like to see in Barcelona? The place de la Concorde Gaudís bold and singular creations Bullfights
  90. 90. Flamenco dancing Gaudís birthplace Gaudís colourful buildingsWhat takes place during the summer at the Plaza de España? Gaudí paints people. A son et lumière show Traffic jams A big fight People paint the buildings. People swim in the fountains.At reception 3 h 02Id like a room, please.With or without a bath?A single room with a bath, please. Ive had a very long drive.Ill put you in room 307. Would you sign here, please? Ive only got one single room left and thats got a shower.Youre on the third floor. Room 307.Hello, reception, can I help you?Yes! Can I help you?
  91. 91. Reception.This is Miss Maxwell, Room 333. I want to have a meeting tomorrow with somecolleagues. Is there a room in the hotel that we could use?We have a few conference rooms. How many of you are there?Yes, thats possible. How many people did you have in mind?Im sure we can find you something. Do you want a room for a large group?There should be 3 or 4 of us.Fine. Ill book you one of our small seminar rooms. What time?Weve got one small room that might be suitable. When do you want it?I think we can manage that. What time do you need it, and for how long?From 9 till 5. Can we have some sandwiches at lunchtime and some tea and coffee?Sandwiches are no problem, and you can make tea and coffee in the room.Theres a sandwich bar in the lobby, and we serve tea and coffee in the room.Yes, of course Miss Maxwell. Leave it to me.acrossa través de; del otro lado debath
  92. 92. baño; bañeracolleaguecompañero de trabajo; colegadouble roomhabitación doblefloorpiso [planta]; suelofulllleno; completolobby <lobbies>vestíbulo; grupo de presiónlunchtimehora de comerreceptionrecepciónseminarseminarioshowerducha; chubascosingle roomhabitación individualsuitableconvenienteto fit in v.adaptarse; caber; convenir; concordarto look into v.considerar; comprobar
  93. 93. to park v.aparcarto send up v.hacer subirYesterday, I reservedthe room by phone. reserve reserved am reserving had reserved had been reservingLets talk about a fewthings! few any a few none a little muchHow muchis the room per night, please? How much How do you do How many Howdy partner How are you How now brown cow SoluciónValidar
  94. 94. I have hada very busy day today. Im glad its finished. have have had will have has am havingNever mindmeans it doesnt matter. Oh, blast Never mind One more round How can you say that Hole in one Thanks for letting me knowRemainingis a way of saying to be left. Shelf stacking All gone Overnight Full up Remaining Out of stockSeminarrooms are small meeting places. Cellar Cold storage Wardrobe Hospital Seminar Backstage
  95. 95. How long do you want to stay ?How many people did you have in mind ?There are still a few rooms left.Ill look into it immediately.Ill just park my car and get my suitcase.My secretary was supposed to fax you.Fortunately, we kept a few rooms back.A single room with a bath will be fine.The motorway hotel always has vacancies.Ill need a seminar room for a few hours tomorrow.Could you arrange a light lunch for six?Ill park the car and be back in a minute.I asked my secretary to fax you this morning.Ive got one single room left and thats got a shower.You could try the Grand across the road.I want to have a meeting tomorrow with some colleagues.Ill book you one of our seminar rooms.Theres a sandwich bar in the lobby.Theres a terrible noise coming from next door.Ive got a busy day tomorrow and must get some sleep.he (to change)hes changedSolución ValidarI (to do)
  96. 96. Ive doneSolución Validarthey (to be)theyve beenSolución Validarwe (to see)weve seenSolución Validaryou (to tell)youve toldSolución Validarit (to work)its workedyou (to leave)youve leftSolución ValidarI (to know)Ive knownSolución Validarwe (to make)weve madeSolución Validarshe (to put)shes putSolución Validarhe (to have)hes had
  97. 97. Solución Validarit (to get)its gotHe forgot about the book. Heres the book he forgot about.Solución ValidarIm thinking about the job.Heres the job Im thinking about.Solución ValidarShe originates from a town.Heres the town she originates from.They took the tube from a station. Heres the station they took the tube from.Solución ValidarWe bought the smoked salmon from a shop.Heres the shop we bought the smoked salmon from.Solución ValidarI expected a call about someone.Heres the person I expected a call about.Gillian thought about something. What did she think about?Solución ValidarRichard talked to someone.Who did he talk to?Solución ValidarEmma referred to something.What did she refer to?My colleague talked about something. What did he talk about?Solución ValidarThe receptionist coped with something.What did he cope with?Solución ValidarThe waiter was afraid of something.What was he afraid of?
  98. 98. Shes been on duty for 24 hours. How long has she been on duty for?Solución ValidarThe petrol station is very far away.How far away is it?Solución ValidarWeve been using the tube for a week.How long have you been using the tube for?He takes his car often. How often does he take his car?Solución ValidarThe receptionist is not very tall.How tall is she?Solución ValidarTheyve been calling us for 2 weeks.How long have they been calling us?You expected them for a while. How long did you expect them?Solución ValidarHes been coping with work for a long time.How long has he been coping with work?Solución ValidarI ate all morning.How long did you eat?Welcome, sir. Can I help you?Good evening, sir. What can I do for you?How nice to see you again.It arrived this morning.Youre in room 519.Yes, we did.Weve put you in room 519.Im afraid not.
  99. 99. When did you send it? Hello, reception, can I help you?Reception.Yes! Can I help you?Not to worry.Im sure we can fit you in.Never mind.There are still a few rooms left.No problem.Im sure we can find you something.Single or double, sir?How long do you want to stay?With or without a bath?Ill put you in room 307.Would you sign here, please?Youre on the third floor.Room 307.Ive only got one single room leftand thats got a shower.Single or double, sir?With or without a bath?Im afraid were full.You could try the Grand across the road.Hello, reception, can I help you?Reception.Yes! Can I help you?Yes, thats possible.How many people did you have in mind?We have a few conference rooms.
  100. 100. How many of you are there?Im sure we can find you something.Do you want a room for a large group?Weve got one small room that might be suitable.When do you want it?I think we can manage that.What time do you need it,and for how long?Fine.What time?Yes, of course Miss Maxwell.Leave it to me.Sandwiches are no problem,and you can make tea and coffee in the room.Theres a sandwich bar in the lobby, and we serve tea and coffee in the room.Which room is the noisecoming from? Can you tell me the room number?What room are you calling from?Ill look into it immediately.Ill send someone up right away.Ill see what I can do.Id like a room for three nights, please.SoluciónValidar
  101. 101. With or without a bath?SoluciónValidarA single with a bath. Ive had a very long flight.SoluciónValidarIve only got one single room left and thats got a shower.SoluciónValidarThatll have to do, I suppose.I want to have a meeting tomorrow with some colleagues.SoluciónValidarIs there somewhere in the hotel where we could meet?SoluciónValidarIm sure we can find you something. Is it for a large group?SoluciónValidarTherell only be a few of us, but we wanted somewhere quiet.SoluciónValidar
  102. 102. Leave it to me. Ill book you one of our seminar rooms.SoluciónValidarYoull also be able to make tea and coffee in the room. Sandwiches can also bedelivered.I dont know whats going on, but theres a terrible noise coming from next door.SoluciónValidarCan you do something about it?SoluciónValidarIve had a very busy day and must get some sleep for tomorrow.SoluciónValidarIll look into it immediately.SoluciónValidarPlease do. I dont think I could take any more! Im at the end of my tether!The Managing Director went away on business for a few days. Since hearrived late at the hotel, he needed to get a bite to eat. Throughout the yearthe hotel received many prestigious guests. Staff accommodated guests insuch a manner that they felt totally at ease. The hotel provided excellentfacilities like state-of-the-art technology for business people. In fact, the hotelcatered for all the Managing Directors requests
  103. 103. This hotel employee is very smart in his outfit.The hotel where he works must surely have several stars.But the employees’ elegance isn’t everything.Indeed, everything must be perfect in a hotel: the organisation,the service and even the smile.It’s surprising to see the number of people who, satisfied with a place,come back to it every year.Take, for example, a simple breakfast.It seems very ordinary to order a full breakfast and to ask for it to beserved to you in bed.But it’s not as easy for the bellboy to bring it to you and not stumble onthe stairs.Mind you don’t spill anything!Sitting in her bed, waiting patiently for her coffee, the guestobviously has no idea of all this.Whatever the time and whatever the event, the waiter must alwayslisten and be at the guest’s service.The noisiest place in a hotel, and where people are the busiest, isprobably the kitchen.The hotel manager, moreover, is found more often there than in hisoffice.Managing staff is always difficult, especially when it’s a team ofchefs who want, at all costs, to accompany the head chef’s dishwith a bilberry sauce, when a simple orange sauce, ten timesless costly, would be perfectly adequate!They cut, grate, sprinkle, peel, scale fish... What talent! It’s atrue culinary art.
  104. 104. The meal is a significant element among those services provided in ahotel and the food must be irreproachable.Obviously, the produce must be fresh and that requires workingwith a reliable supplier.The fruits and vegetables are imported from the four corners of theglobe and it’s necessary to have complete confidence in the company incharge of delivering the goods.It’s impossible to plan for two hundred covers without beingcertain of getting in time, and on time, fresh produce of anexcellent quality.The choice of the supplier depends on the best quality-price ratio andthe delivery time.It’s not uncommon to call upon the services of several professionals atthe same time.The restaurant opens its doors at the beginning of the eveningand it’s not unusual to see customers come in who aren’t stayingin the hotel.All the waiters and waitresses are dressed up to the nines: shoes wellpolished, hair well groomed, ties well done up, skirts well ironed...As usual for the service sector, a restaurant’s success dependsenormously on its reputation.The service must be impeccable.When you have a job in the service sector, never forget that thecustomer is always right!And if he does happen to be wrong, keep it to yourself!
  105. 105. If the customer is wrong... tell your boss. tell everyone. tell him. keep him quiet. dont tell him. walk away.How is the first employee in the video dressed? He is badly dressed. He is inelegant. He is well dressed. He is dressed like royalty. His clothes are too small. His clothes are too large.Why do people return to the same hotel every year? They are very happy with it. They appreciate the coffee. They like the waiters clothes. They are friends with the manager. They want breakfast in bed. They appreciate the breakfast.
  106. 106. What is meant by irreproachable? It is quite good. It is faulty. It is not bad. It is of average quality. It is without fault. It is extremely bad.What is meant by to stumble? To fall over To walk quickly To climb the stairs To run To jump To walk down the stairsWhere are the fruits and vegetables imported from? They are not imported They are grown locally From corner shops From four suppliers From four countries From all over the worldWhat is meant by dressed up to the nines? You got dressed at 9 oclock
  107. 107. Dressed very badly You get undressed at 9 oclock Dressed very smartly Dressed like a waiter Dressed like eight other peopleWhich two words have similar meaning? Irreproachable and Impeccable Satisfied and Impeccable Groomed and Ironed Adequate and Reliable Irreproachable and Reliable Groomed and AdequateWhich of these words is not a way of preparing food? Peel Scale Spill Grate Sprinkle CutWhich of these statements is untrue? All of the restaurants customers are from the hotel.
  108. 108. Some of the restaurants customers are from outside the hotel. The restaurant starts serving at the start of the evening. The waiters and waitresses shoes are well polished. The hotel manager is often found in the kitchen. The hotel manager is sometimes in the office.The training course 1 h 29Id like you to use your work placement to set up new training programs for H HIt must be difficult to keep them up to date with new metal technologies.Im sure the employees appreciate your commitment.Have you contacted the Training and Enterprise Council?Wherever they work, all our employees need training. But were not always sure howto offer it to them. How much do you know about training workshops?The TEC course offers are on their website.
  109. 109. We could set up in-company training.Im told the National Training Organisation can advise us on that.In any case, Id like you to ask the heads of department what they believe is needed.Ill start with Production.Accounting might be a good place to start.Youll have the results and a plan of action by next week.Hi, Im the Production director. What can I do for you?Within two months, wed like to have training workshops running.The question is what I can do for you! Wed like to help train your people.Wed like to start training workshops for the employees on the shop floor.We could do with some training on all this new technology weve been getting. Wehad record amounts of scrap from our last run of steel bolts! Unfortunately, its ahundred miles drive to the nearest training centre.Well have to plan on work-based training, I suppose.Day release is one possibility to consider.
  110. 110. Funding assistance may be available if we train in-companyI think in-house training is probably the best option, as you say. But how will weknow if were up to standard?The NTO will guide us through the process if we need their help.The National Vocational Qualifications can be helpful.Why dont we contact the equipment manufacturer?Its agreed, then: well train in-company on the new machines. Lets meet to developa syllabus next week.How about Friday?I would rather meet later this week if possible.When do you think we can begin the training?So youd like the TEC to help update our employees skills.Absolutely. At H H we believe in lifelong learning.Yes, but wed like to do so within the plant.What company can afford not to?What kind of training do our workers need exactly?Theyre having trouble adjusting to the new machine.
  111. 111. Above all, they need training on the LD-20.Weve invested in new technology, and we need to train them on it.We can do workplace assessments for you if you train in-company, and well provideyou with a syllabus if you need it as well. Is there anything else I can do before ourmeeting next week?Everything seems quite all right for the time being.Thats all for now, but Ill be in touch!No, I cant think of anything else.So only the marketers will be trained off-site, then?The others will be trained here according to the NTO standards.Yes, theyll be doing a one-week training course in six months time.Thats right!What sort of training will the marketing team be receiving?The training course is about using the Internet as a marketing tool.Its a course on marketing and new media.
  112. 112. Theyre getting a refresher course on brand management.The companys been waiting to exploit the Internet more.The marketing director is reluctant, though.But are our products right for Internet marketing?Thats what the marketing director said.Thats a relief. Weve had some problems in that area.Well, youre only as good as your brand name.Hopefully the course will help.So far weve been working without the necessary training.Well, lets get to work on planning our work-based training, then! Shall we meet in afew days?Im not sure Ill have what I need by then.
  113. 113. Ill contact the training companies in the meantime.to advise v.aconsejar; informarassessmentvaloración; evaluaciónavailabledisponibleto be in touch with sbponerse en contacto con alguiento be understaffedestar con falta de personal [plantilla]brandmarcacommitmentcompromiso; cometidoto deal with v.tratar sobre; resolver; negociar; ocuparse dedepartmentsección; departamentoemployeeempleado; asalariadograntsubvención; beca; donaciónin-house
  114. 114. internomanufacturerfabricantemarketingmarketing; departamento de marketingqualificationstitulación; competenciasrefresher coursecurso de reciclaje; curso de perfeccionamientoseminarseminarioIm sure the employees appreciate your commitment.Have you contacted the Training and Enterprise Council?It must be difficult to keep them up to datewith new metal technologies.Im told the National Training Organisationcan advise us on that.We could set up in-company training.The TEC course offers are on their website.Ill start with Production.Accounting might be a good place to start.Youll have the results and a plan of action by next week.Wed like to start training workshopsfor the employees on the shop floor.The question is what I can do for you!Wed like to help train your people.Within two months,
  115. 115. wed like to have training workshops running.Well have to plan on work-based training, I suppose.Funding assistance may be available if we train in-company.Day release is one possibility to consider.The National Vocational Qualifications can be helpful.The NTO will guide us through the processif we need their help.Why dont we contact the equipment manufacturer?I would rather meet later this week if possible.How about Friday?When do you think we can begin the training?Absolutely.At H H we believe in lifelong learning.Yes, but wed like to do so within the plant.What company can afford not to?Theyre having trouble adjusting to the new machine.Weve invested in new technology,and we need to train them on it.Above all, they need training on the LD-20.Thats all for now, but Ill be in touch!Everything seems quite all right for the time being.No, I cant think of anything else.Thats right!The others will be trained here according to the NTO standards.Yes, theyll be doing a one-week training coursein six months time.Its a course on marketing and new media.The training course is about using the Internet as a marketing tool.Theyre getting a refresher course on brand management.
  116. 116. Thats what the marketing director said.The marketing director is reluctant, though.But are our products right for Internet marketing?Well, youre only as good as your brand name.Hopefully the course will help.So far weve been working without the necessary training.That should give me enough time to work out all the dates.Im not sure Ill have what I need by then.Ill contact the training companies in the meantime.A n e w s p i n n i n g f r a m eServing customers 2 h 20Good evening. Ive booked a table for 6.The name, please?Can you tell me your name, madam?Can I have your name, please, madam?Turner.Ah yes! A table for six at eight.Yes! Here we are. Six people, at eight oclock.Im afraid I have no booking in that name.
  117. 117. Can we have a table by the window?Im afraid theyre all taken. What about the table by the door?Yes, you can. But its nonsmoking.Yes, but thats the smoking area. Will that be all right?May I take your order now?Are you ready to order?What would you like?Is there anything youd recommend?Id certainly recommend the chicken.The vegetarian lasagne is very popular.Yes! The fish is very good today.Well have three fish, two lasagne and one chicken.What would you like to drink with your meal?What about some wine?Would you like to order some wine?Excuse me!
  118. 118. Ill be right with you.Just a minute.What can I do for you?bookedreservadobookingreservabusyocupado; lleno; saturadochefchef; cocinero jefedelayretraso; demoradisappointingdecepcionantehouse redvino tinto de la casamealcomidanonsmokingno fumadororderpedido; giro postal; ordenpopular
  119. 119. popular; famososmoking areazona de fumadoresspeciality <specialities>especialidadto be short-staffedtener pocos camarerosto chase something upaveriguar; encargarse deto manage v.conseguir; dirigir; arreglar(se)to order v.ordenar; pedirvegetarianvegetariano [característica]A reservationis a booking.Lasagneis made of pasta slices and minced meat.Vegetarianmeans without meat.Short-staffedmeans to be short of workers.they (to go)theyd goSolución Validarwe (to eat)

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