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English Conversation Practice - Looking for Airline Deals
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SPEAK WITH RUTH
SPEAK WITH CAROL
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RUTH: "Hi Carol. Have you seen any airline deals lately?"
CAROL: "Hi Ruth. No, I haven't. Are you planning a trip?"
RUTH: "Yeah. Stan and I want to visit our daughter in London. She moved there last year."
RUTH: "Her job was transferred there."
CAROL: "Does she like living there?"
RUTH: "She loves living in England. She wants us to visit, but the airfare is very expensive."
CAROL: "Have you called any travel agencies? Sometimes they have special deals."
RUTH: "I've called travel agencies and looked online, but everything is expensive."
CAROL: "Yeah, airfare is getting more and more expensive every year."
RUTH: "I know. You travel a lot. Where do you buy your airplane tickets?"
CAROL: "My traveling is for work. My company pays for the tickets."
RUTH: "That's nice."
CAROL: "Yeah. One of my business trips was to Hawaii. I got to fly in First Class."
RUTH: "That's amazing! We rarely travel by plane. I'd rather take the train."
CAROL: "Well, you can't take the train across the ocean."
RUTH: "I wish we could."
1. Where does Ruth want to go?
2. Who does Ruth want to visit?
Her best friend
3. Why does Carol travel often?
She goes on business trips
She visits her mother
She is a flight attendant
She loves to travel
4. How does Ruth prefer to travel?
2. Her daughter
3. She goes on business trips
4. By train
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