Could you please tell me where the restrooms are ?
Wanda Shopping Square
Take the escalator to the second floor.
Something for study: writing paper
magazines Something for writing letters:
Something for washing hair: [∫? shampoo m′pu: ] I can wash hair with shampoo. Something for illness: medicine /drugs [dr∧gz] I can take some drugs that are helpful. Something for my living room: furniture I want to buy some furniture that I like.
Do you know where we can buy …?
-… some medicine? -We can go to the … hospital /drugstore -… books or magazines? -We may go to the …bookstore
buy furniture buy shampoo buy stamps furniture store supermarket drugstore post office department store
bookstore drugstore furniture store department store clothes store food store -store: It is a shop where we can buy something. restroom bedroom classroom
-room: It is a room where we can do something.
Ask in a polite way
Where can I buy some stamps? Could you please tell me where I can …? You can buy some stamps in the post office.
post office buy stamps / make a phone call save money bank get a dictionary library drink coffee cafe buy medicine drugstore buy shampoo buy writing paper
Ask ways politely Where can I get some shampoo? Could you tell me where I can get…? Where’s the department store? Could you please tell me where the ... store is?
Which is the way to the drugstore? Excuse me, do you know which is the way to…? How can I get to the restroom? Can you tell me how I can get to…? Is there a café house around here? Could you tell me if there is a … around here? Are there any public restrooms around here? Do you know if there are any … around here?
Task 1: Match each thing with a proper place ac ad ae d de ac e b
Buy some shampoo Get some magazines Make a telephone call Get a dictionary Get some information about the town Buy some writing paper Buy some stamps Save money a. drugstore b. bank c. daily’s department store d. library e. post office
Listen and complete the conversation.
Excuse me. Do you know where I can save Sure. There’s a money? bank on Main Street. Could you tell me where I can buy some stamps ? Yes. There’s a post office on Center Street
Take the escalator to the second floor. Go past the bookstore. The drugstore is between the furniture store and the bookstore.
Number the directions in the order that you hear.
2 1 4 3
Take the elevator to the second floor. Turn left. Take the escalator to the second floor. Turn right. The drugstore is between the furniture store and the bookstore. Go past the bank.
Excuse me. Do you know where I can exchange money? Sure. There’s a bank on the second floor. Take the escalator to the second floor and turn right. The bank is next to the bookstore.
Excuse me. Where’s the (nearest)…, please ? Is there a (an) …near here? Which is the way to …, please ? Cou