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Exercise 1: Question 1-10

Complete the form below.

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.

Example: Name

Robert Goddard

Destination:

Melbourne

Total number of visits:

(1) 

Best thing about the city:

(2) 

Favourite attraction:

(3)  

Best thing about the destination's dining options:

(4) 

Method of transport to destination:

by (5)

Age group:

(6) 

Income level:

(7) 

Purpose of visit:

- on business

- (8) 

Occupation:

(9) 

- writer for a travel magazine

Opinion of cost of accommodation: (10) 

 

Exercise 2: ​Questions 11-24 

Questions 11-16 

Complete the sentences below. 

Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer. 

  
   11.  Make sure you get on ……………at the beginning and end of the trip.
   12.  Go to the ……………if you get separated from the guide.
   13.  The ……………card entitles you to a discount on food and drink in the palace.
   14.  Get permission from the locals before taking their ……………
   15.  Local people will accept ……………less than the price they have asked for souvenirs.
   16.  Avoid ……………the statue of King Hupugarta.

 


Questions 17-24. 

Complete the table below. 

Write NO MORE THAN ONE WORD AND/OR A NUMBER for each answer. 

Palace of Kom Ombane

   main attractions    when built or opened       what you will see
   Statue of King Hupugarta in 17 …… Court       123 BCE    Statue of king covered in real 18  ……
   Temple of the Sun    About 19  ……  ago       Many columns, some as high as 20  ……
   21  ……  Chambers in the New Palace    1346    Private rooms of the kings and queens
   The palace 22  ……    23 ……    Collection of jewellery, 24  ……  and other historical objects   

 

Exercise 3Questions 25-29 

Tourism numbers in the tourist centre in Manchester city

The speaker mentions the numbers below. What do they refer to?

   25.    77,000

   26.    5.5 billion

   27.    over 1 million

   28.    3rd

   29.    over 800,000

 

Exercise 4:  Questions 30-39

Questions 30-34: Choose the correct letter, A, B or C.

MANHAM PORT

30.  Why did a port originally develop at Manham?
A It was safe from enemy attack.
В It was convenient for river transport.
C It had a good position on the sea coast.

31. What caused Manham’s sudden expansion during the Industrial Revolution?
A the improvement in mining techniques
В the increase in demand for metals
C the discovery of tin in the area

32. Why did rocks have to be sent away from Manham to be processed?
A shortage of fuel
В poor transport systems
C lack of skills among local people

33.  What happened when the port declined in the twentieth century?
A The workers went away.
В Traditional skills were lost.
C Buildings were used for new purposes.

34.  What did the Manham Trust hope to do?
A discover the location of the original port
В provide jobs for the unemployed
C rebuild the port complex

Questions 35-39: Write NO MORE THAN TWO WORDS for each answer.
Complete the table below.

Tourist attractions in Manham
Place Features and activities Advice
copper mine Specially adapted miners’ 35_____ take visitors into the mountain the mine is 36 _____ and enclosed - unsuitable for children and animals
village school classrooms and a special exhibition of 37 _____ 38 _____ is recommended
“The George” (old sailing ship) the ship’s wheel (was lost but has now been restored) children shouldn’t use the 39 _____
 

 

 

Answers:

1. Three times / three
2. Amazing weather
3. Town Hall
4. Variety
5. Plane
6. Over forty
7. Mid-range
8. Tourism
9. Computer programmer
10. Good (value)

11. coach
12. main gate
13. Freedom Key
14. photograph
15. 30 percent
16. touching
17. Monument
18. gold
19. 2,700 years
20. 25 meters
21. Royal
22. museum
23. March 2011
24. weapons 

 

 

25.   77,000 people work in the tourism industry (he doesn't say whether this figure is for Manchester or the whole country).
26.    Visitors to Manchester spend £5.5 billion each year.
27.    Over 1 million international visitors come to Greater Manchester (this means Manchester and the surrounding area).
28.    Manchester is the 3rd most visited destination (in the UK) after London and Edinburgh.
29.     Over £800,000 have been invested in the visitor centre.

 

30. B
31. B
32. A
33. A
34. C
35. trains
36. dark
37. games
38.  guided tour
39.  ladder/ladders

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