Parts 1 and 2
Tell your partner about the city, town or village that you come from.
1. Where is it?
2. What does it look like?
3. What do people do there?
Listen to Ulia describing her city.
Examiner: Let’s talk about tourism in your town or village. Can you describe your town or village?
Ulia : I come from Balakovo in Russia. It’s a very modern, industrial city, which is situated on the river Volga. What else? A lot of young, professional people who live there work in the offices and industries Let me think. It’s mainly blocks of flats, but we do have some beautiful monuments.
W ork in pairs and take turns to ask and answer the questions.
1 Can you describe your town or village?
2 How important is tourism in your town/ village? Why? / Why not?
3 What places would you recommend people to visit in your town/village?
4 What festivals take place in your local area?