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1. Pre-Listening Exercise
Put the following words into short
sentences: right, left, towards, roundabout,
traffic lights, map, motorway. Can
you think of any other words to help
Sarah: Please don't go too fast.
I must look at the map.
Mike: I think we're quite near.
Sarah: We need to leave the freeway
at the next junction.
Mike: Where does that go?
Sarah: Towards Seattle. After that
we should go left at the first intersection.
Mike: Here is the sign for Seattle
Sarah: Great! We don't want to be
Mike: No, they'll be wondering where
Sarah: We took a long time to eat
and get ready.
Mike: Yep, well, here we are now.
Sarah: And here is the intersection.
It says Tacoma.
Mike: That's the way.
Sarah: Maria's house is still quite
far. We should turn right very soon.
Mike: There is a sign there.
Sarah: Yea, that's the one. But look,
there are some road repairs. We'll
have to take a different way.
Mike: Then let's go straight on.
Sarah: No, we turn right and then,
look, we turn left again at the bridge.
Mike: I hope it's not too far.
Sarah: This road is very narrow.
Shall we go back?
Mike: No, follow the directions.
There's another sign ahead.
Sarah: Go right again then. Oh look,
here is the main street. Maria's road
is on the left.
She said it was on Orchard Street,
Mike: Nearly there. We won't be late
- I heard it's going to be a great