On the Move

Recording to Unit 13

1. Transcribe the following words.
Barcelona London Paris
Tokyo Belarus Switzerland
Sydney Venice Prague
the Hague Australia Norway
Austria Belgium Brazil
Poland Turkey Japan

2. Enter the number of the stressed syllable/syllables (comma separated) in these words.
commemoration - spectacular - concern -
particularly - enchanting - apparently -
grandeur - maintenance - check-out -
world-class - takeoff - inheritance -
fascinating - prefer - insurance -

3. In each line choose the word with a different sound in the stressed syllable.

4. a) Listen to a businesswoman who travels regularly as a part of her job and choose the three priorities of choosing an airline she mentions from the list below.

b) Listen to the second part of the interview and list the best and worst travel experiences that she describes.

c) Listen to what she says about the future of business travel and complete her prediction below.

Perhaps, particularly in the area of , I think hotels will need to improve in general. There are some very good hotels already, but I think more hotels will provide for businesspeople … perhaps some facilities for .