№224 по английскому языку за 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
авторы: Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
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Work in pairs. Did Marylin or David mention the following? According to the interviews what do these words have to do with the job of a travel agent?
Fare, concierge, complainers, Internet, Oprah show, F.B.I, agent, language lessons, international community, family reunion, chlorophobia.
c) @ Listen again and check.
3 Complete the summaries of the interviews below.
Marylin Wexler has been a travel agent for (1) ... years. Her work used to be very different because today people can do part of the travel agent's job themselves using the (2)... . Today she gets more challenging tasks, like a 13 family members' (3)... or an Arctic Circle trip. Most of work comes from twenty regular clients, who are (4) ... on travelling and trust Marylin's opinion. She loves the (5) ... she works for and professional colleagues are her best source of information.
Marylin considers her (6) ... to be the best part of her job, though some can be rather unpredictable. Most of them (7) ... Marylin's work and even send her souvenirs.
David Sierge's job is arranging (8) ... trips. He agrees that his job is one of the (9)... in the world and the reasons for it are the following. He doesn't bring (10) ... home from work, because there's actually nothing to be stressed about. His job is to help people make their lives better by bringing their (11) ... to life and that makes David feel excited. Even the (12) ... do not trouble David. He's eager to help the ones that have real problems and doesn't bother with the unpleasant people (13)... with their lives. One more plus of David's job is everyday (14) ... communication, which proves to him that the world is small.
4 Look at the phrases below. Are they used by travel agents or their clients?
Welcome to Happy Trails Travel Agency. Are you travelling alone? What is the purpose of your trip? What holidays do you have on offer? I need help planning my vacation. I have some brochures here that you might like to look at. Could you