Travelling|Pre-Int|5. Finding the way

Describe what you see

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Find a rhyme to the following words:

🌴 stop

🌴 bus

🌴 block

🌴 bridge

🌴 straight

Learn the words

Study the information

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🔵 You will see the «Central Library» sign and the bank is next to it. – Вы увидите знак, на котором написано “Центральная библиотека”, и банк находится рядом с ним.

🔵 Excuse me, could you help me? – Извините, вы могли бы мне помочь?

🔵 Where is the drugstore? – Как мне найти аптеку?

🔵 You need to get off at Madison Garden. – Вам нужно выйти на Медисон Гарден.

🔵 Is there any other way to get to the bank? – Yes, by metro. – Можно как-то иначе добраться в банк? – Да, едьте на метро.

🔵 How long will it take me to get to the museum? – Сколько времени мне понадобится, чтобы добраться до музея?

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🔵 Go down the street until you see the old castle. – Идите вниз по улице, пока не увидите старый замок.

🔵 The monument is just behind it, between the castle and the school. – Памятник — прямо за ним, между замком и школой.

🔵 If you want to see the church too, just take the second right after the castle. – Если хотите увидеть и церковь, то просто сверните направо на втором перекрестке за замком.

🔵 Hello! I would like to go to the airport! — Where are you? — At the central museum. – Здравствуйте! Мне нужно в аэропорт. – Где вы находитесь? – Возле центрального музея.

🔵 Do you have any luggage? — Just a small bag. – У вас есть багаж? – Только небольшая сумка.

Fill the gaps. Use the words from the box

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Time to talk

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1. Could you say that you suffer from topographic idiocy?

2. Is it easy-peasy to find the right destination for you?

3. Have you ever got lost while being in a foreign country?

4. Do you know any hacks to boost your spatial orientation?

5. What things located in the street may help you?

6. Do you usually take a map with you on vacation?

7. What appliances on your smartphone can be useful?

8. Have you ever asked a stranger for help?

9. Was it embarrassing or shameful for you?

10. Were you confident in your English?

Watch the video and write the words in the right gaps


main road at the station turn left
on the corner roundabout got off

Let’s imagine

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Going to Cologne Cathedral:

⇒ Hello, I am looking for …

⇒ I’m completely lost …

⇒ Could you help me understand …

⇒ I have to walk five blocks …

⇒ Should I turn right and …?

⇒ I see, and then one block …

⇒ Do you know if there is …?

⇒ Got it, the blue line station …

⇒ How many blocks do I …?

⇒ Thank you very much! And …

Let’s have fun

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Find out which statements are true and which are false by explaining your ideas

(-; ǝnɹʇ llɐ

Look at the pictures and mark the appropriate word for each one


Put the words to the right gaps

Study the information

Telling the way 1. Спрашиваем у прохожих

Guide marks: signs / signposts / information desks / monuments.

Stopping a person: Excuse me / I beg your pardon. Could you help me?

Ways to ask: Where is the Central Park?


You will see the «Central Library» sign and the bank is next to it. – Вы увидите знак, на котором написано “Центральная библиотека”, и банк рядом с ним.

Excuse me, could you help me? – Извините, не поможете?

Where is the drugstore? – Как мне найти аптеку?


Telling the way 2. Говорим как доехать

Telling the way: You need: to get off the bus / to change for the metro.

Asking the other way: Is there any other way? – Yes, by tram.

Asking «How long?»: How long will it take? / It will take you around half an hour.


You need to get off at Madison Garden. – Вам нужно выйти на Медисон Гарден.

Is there any other way to get to the bank? — Yes, by metro. – А можно по-другому добраться в банк? – Да, едьте на метро.

How long will it take me to get to the museum? – Сколько времени мне понадобится, чтобы добраться до музея?


Telling the way 3. Говорим как пройти

Going straight: go straight / back / up / down the street.

Finding a place: behind / in front of / opposite / next to / on the corner / at the end of.

Turning: turn left / right / take the next / second right or left.


Go down the street until you see the old castle. – Идите вниз по улице, пока не увидите старый замок.

The monument is just behind it, between the castle and the school. – Памятник находится прямо за ним, между замком и школой.

If you want to see the church too, just take the second right after the castle. – Если хотите увидеть и церковь, то просто сверните направо на втором перекрестке за замком.


Telling the way 4. Едем на такси

Getting a taxi: I’d like to go to… / Where are you? – I am on Washington Street.

Asking for details: Any luggage? / The car will be there in 5 minutes. / How much is it?


Hello! I would like to go to the airport! — Where are you? — At the central museum. – Здравствуйте! Мне нужно в аэропорт. – Где вы находитесь? – Возле центрального музея.

Do you have any luggage? — Just a small bag. – У вас есть багаж? – Только небольшая сумка.

Choose the correct alternative

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Study the following phrases

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I think you need to get off at the next stop.

Думаю, вам нужно сойти на следующей остановке.

Is there any other way to get to your place?

А по-другому к тебе никак нельзя добраться?

It will take two days if you travel by train.

Если ехать поездом, уйдет два дня.

They got lost and decided to get back to the square.

Они потерялись и решили вернуться на площадь.

The hotel is not far, let’s go there and book a room.

Отель недалеко, пойдем туда и снимем комнату.

The petrol station is opposite the supermarket.

Заправка находится напротив супермаркета.

Excuse me, but you can’t cross the street here.

Простите, но здесь нельзя переходить улицу.

Avoid rush hours when you are travelling.

Избегайте путешествий в час пик.

New York is the city of skyscrapers.

Нью Йорк — это город небоскребов.

There is a statue of a lion in front of this casino.

Перед этим казино стоит статуя льва.

Watch the video and add new words

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  1. 1. Travelling|Pre-Int|1. Booking a trip
  2. 2. Travelling|Pre-Int|2. At the airport
  3. 3. Travelling|Pre-Int|3. Something to eat
  4. 4. Travelling|Pre-Int|4. At the hotel
  5. 5. Travelling|Pre-Int|5. Finding the way
  6. 6. Travelling|Pre-Int|6. Emergency cases
  7. 7. Travelling|Pre-Int|7. Sightseeing
  8. 8. Travelling|Pre-Int|8. Extreme