Lesson 25: Places and Buildings

DIALOGUE

Practice by reading the dialogue with your tutor. After you are done, switch roles and do it again! πŸ“˜

  • K: Excuse me, how do I get to the bank? πŸ“˜
  • D: Go straight and turn left at the corner. It is next to the post office. πŸ“˜
  • K: Thank you very much! Is it open now? πŸ“˜
  • D: Yes, it is open every day. πŸ“˜

 

NEW SKILL

Asking for directions πŸ“˜

  • Excuse me, how do I get to the __________.
  • Excuse me, where is the ____________.
  • Excuse me, Can you tell me the way to the ___________.

 

Giving directions using verbs and prepositions of place/location. πŸ“˜

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VOCABULARY

Go over the vocabulary and below with your tutor. πŸ“˜

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EXERCISE

Choose the correct preposition of place. Use the picture above about giving directions to help. πŸ“˜

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  • Where is the bank? It is at the corner of / opposite Main Street.
  • Where is the library? It is next to / opposite the post office.
  • Where is the police station? Β It is between / at the corner of the bank and store.
  • Where is the school? It is next to / opposite the restaurant.
  • Where is the hospital? It is between / at the corner of Central Avenue and Main Street.

 

 

Fill in the blank with every day or everyday. πŸ“˜

  • I go to the playground every day.
  • My _________ work at the hospital is exciting.
  • They work at the bank ___________.
  • The police station is open ___________.
  • ___________ life is different.

 

 

Choose the correct verb to give directions Use the picture above about giving directions to help. πŸ“˜

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  • Excuse me, where is the theater? (from the restaurant)

Turn left / turn right on Second Street.

  • Excuse me, can you tell me the way to the post office? (from the library)

Go straight ahead / turn right on Main Street.

  • Excuse me, how do I get to the bank? (from the store)

Go straight ahead and go past / cross the police station.

  • Excuse me, where is the restaurant? (from the train station)

Turn right / go straight ahead and cross / turn left the street.

  • Excuse me, can you tell me the way to the church? (from the library)

Turn left / cross the street and go past / turn left. Go straight ahead until you see the church on the right.

 

Fill in the blank with the correct place from the vocabulary list. πŸ“˜

  • Football matches are played in the stadium.
  • Firefighters are in the ______________.
  • Airplanes are at the ____________.
  • A __________ has art.
  • People go to the _____________ to swim.

 

Discussion Questions

  • How do you get to the post office from your house?
  • What buildings are near your house?
  • What is across the street from your work?
  • How do you get the nearest bank?
  • What recommendations would you give to a tourist in your city?

 

(Source Image: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/461126449317808805/)

 

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