Cambridge book 10-listening 1- section 1-teacher’s notes
QUESTIONS 1-6 (EXAM PAPER /AUDIO SCRIPT – WHAT YOU READ / WHAT YOU LISTEN)
Complete the notes below.
Write ONE WORD for each answer.
SELF – DRIVE TOURS IN THE USA
TRAVEL AGENT: Good morning. World Tours. My name is Jamie. How can I help you?
ANDREA: Good morning. I want some information on self-drive tours in the USA.
Could you send me a brochure?
TRAVEL AGENT: Of course. Could I have your name please?
ANDREA: Andrea Brown.
Name: Andrea ….Brown.…
TRAVEL AGENT : Thank you. And your address?
ANDREA : 24 Ardleigh Road.
TRAVEL AGENT : Can you spell that?
ANDREA: A-R-D-L-E – I-G-H Road.
24 1…..Ardleigh …………. Road (The first letter should be in capital letter – Ardleigh-)
TRAVEL AGENT : Postcode?
ANDREA : BH5 2OP
TRAVEL AGENT : Thanks. And can I have your phone number?
ANDREA : Is it a mobile alright.
TRAVEL AGENT :Fine.
ANDREA : It’s 07786643091
TRAVEL AGENT : Thank you. And can I ask you where you heard about World Tours? From a friend ? Or did you see an advert somewhere?
ANDREA : No, I read about you in the newspaper.
about company from: 2…….newspaper………………..
TRAVEL AGENT : OK. I’ll get the brochures in the post to you but can I give you some information over the phone. What kinds of things do you want to do on your holiday?
ANDREA : I’m interested in going to California with my family. I’ve got two children and we want to hire a car.
TRAVEL AGENT : OK. We have a couple of self-drive tours there visiting different places of interest in California.
**Possible self drive tours >>>***(a couple of self-drive tours)***
TRAVEL AGENT : The first one begins in Los Angeles.
***Trip One: >>>***(the first one)***
TRAVEL AGENT : and there is plenty of time to visit some of the theme parks there.
ANDREA :That’s something on my children’s list so I’d want to include that.
- Angeles; customer wants to visit some 3…………..theme………….parks with her children
TRAVEL AGENT : Good. Then you drive to San Francisco. From San Francisco you can drive to Yosemite Park where you spend a couple of nights. You can choose to stay in a lodge or on the campsite.
ANDREA : I don’t like the idea of staying in a tent. It’d be too hot.
- Park; customer wants to stay in a lodge , not a 4………tent…………
TRAVEL AGENT : Right. And the tour ends in Las Vegas.
ANDREA : OK.
TRAVEL AGENT : OK. The other trip we can arrange is slightly different. It starts in San Francisco. Then you drive south to Cambria.
***Trip Two: >>> ***(the other trip)***
ANDREA : Someone told me there’s a really nice castle near Cambria. Will we go near that?
TRAVEL AGENT :Hearst Castle is on that road so you could stop there.
ANDREA :Good. I’d like to do that. Does this trip also go into the desert?
- wants to see the 5……….Castle……………. on the way to Cambria
TRAVEL AGENT :No it coninues to Santa Monica where most people like to stop and do some shopping.
ANDREA :We have enough of that at home so that doesn’t interest us.
- At Santa Monica; not interested in shopping
TRAVEL AGENT :OK: Well you could go straight on to San Dieago.
ANDREA :That’s good for beaches isn’t it.
TRAVEL AGENT : That’s right, that’s a good place to relax and your children might like to visit the zoo before flying home.
ANDREA : I don’t think so. We want some time for sunbathing and swimming.
- At San diego, wants to spend time on the 6……..beaches…………….…..
QUESTIONS 7-10 (EXAM PAPER /AUDIO SCRIPT – WHAT YOU READ / WHAT YOU LISTEN)
Complete the table below.
Write ONE WORD AND / OR A NUMBER for each answer.
ANDREA : So how many days are the trips and how much do they cost?
TRAVEL AGENT : The first one I told you about is a self-drive tour through California which lasts twelve days
Trip 1 : >>>***(The first one) ***
Number of days: 12 days
and covers 2.020 kilometres. The shortest journey is 206 km and the longest is 632 kilometres.
Total distance: 7……....2020…………..…..
The cost is £525 per person.
(per person) £525
That includes accomodation, car rental and a flight but no meals.
ANDREA : OK. And the other trip?
Trip 2 :>>>***(And the other trip?)***
TRAVEL AGENT :That lasts nine days but you spend only three days on the road.
Number of days: 9 days
You cover about 980 kilometres altogether.
Total distance: 980 km
So is that cheaper then?
TRAVEL AGENT :Yes, it’s almost a hundres pounds cheaper. It’s £429 per person, which is a good deal
Price (per person) 9……..£429…………….…..
ANDREA : So that covers accomodation and car hire.
What about flights?
TRAVEL AGENT : They aren’t included. But these hotels offer dinner in the price.
ANDREA :OK. Well, thank you very much, I!ll be in touch when I’ve had a chance to look at the brochure.
TRAVEL AGENT :I’m pleased to help. Goodbye.
a person who buys goods or a service
Mrs Wilson is one of our regular customers.
wanting to give your attention to something and discover more about it
to cause something to go from one place to another, especially by post or email
We’ll send it by post/airmail/sea.
facts about a situation, person, event, etc.:
rent to pay to use something for a short period:
to contain something as a part of something else, or to make something part of something else:
to continue to exist:
to put or spread something over something, or to lie on thesurface of something:
a place to live, work, stay, etc. in:
an agreement or arrangement, esp. in business:
to want something to stop because it is annoying you: