1.17 A Trip to South Africa

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Published: 11.28.2017
Level 2   |   Time: 2:16
Accent: American
Source: Top Notch TV

Cheryl tells Mrs. Beatty about the trip she will take to South Africa.


    

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  • a safari trip [n] - a trip to see animals in the wild (in Africa)
  • an aisle seat [n] - a seat next to the aisle, not the window seat
  • a limo [n] - limousine, a large expensive car driven by a chauffeur
  • luggage [n] - suitcases, bags
  • mechanical problems [n] - equipment or machines don't work properly

[n] - noun 


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Cheryl
Cheryl
  • Cheryl works in a travel agency.
  • She is telling Mrs. Beatty about the trip she will take to South Africa.

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  1. What kind of trip is Mrs. Beatty taking?
    a cruise
    a safari
    a city tour

  2. How many times has Mrs. Beatty been to Africa?
    This is her first time.
    This is her third time.
    This is her tenth time.

  3. What city will Mrs. Beatty arrive in?
    Johannesburg
    Botswana
    Okavanga

  4. What type of seat would Mrs. Beatty prefer?
    an aisle seat
    a window seat
    a first class seat

  5. In Johannesburg, how can Mrs. Beatty get to her hotel?
    by taxi
    by bus
    by limo

  6. Why does Mrs. Beatty want to take the train?
    It is fast and cheap.
    She is afraid of flying.
    She can see the country.

  7. What kind of train will she take?
    an express train
    a slow train
    a private train

  8. Does Mrs. Beatty prefer a bus or an airplane?
    a bus
    an airplane

  9. What is special about the hotel?
    It is on a boat.
    It is on an island.
    It is full of donkeys.

  10. What will the donkey do?
    protect her
    pull the boat
    carry her luggage

  11. Why does Mrs. Beatty prefer the donkey?
    Donkeys never have mechanical problems.
    Donkeys are cheaper.
    Donkeys are safer.


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