Write a list of about 10-15 adjectives, which describe your opinion of air travel.
Have you ever flown first or business class? What are the differences between first class and `tourist' class?
How do you feel about airports? Are they generally exciting, sad, stressful, beautiful, intimate, dangerous, hot, welcoming...?
Listening for specific information
Read exercise 1. Then listen to the tape. While you are listening underline the names of all the places you hear.
CANADA, NEW YORK, USA, REYKJAVIK, EDINBURGH, BELFAST, DUBLIN, CORK, LONDON (Heathrow), PARIS (Orly), FINLAND, STOCKHOLM (Arlanda), OSLO, DENMARK, AMSTERDAM (Schipol), BERLIN, DUSSELDORF, ROME, ANKARA, ATHENS, CYPRUS (Larnaca).
Read exercise and then listen to the tape again. While you are listening fill in the missing information on this departures board.
|DESTINATION||FLIGHT NO||GATE No||FLIGHT INFORMATION|
|BA 838||Checking in|
Read exercise. Listen to the tape a third time and complete the table while you are listening. Fill in the missing information about the passengers:
|Mr||Ian||Jackname||Recently arrived from _____________________|
|____||Margaret||Murthy||In transit from ____________ to _____________|