22 de diciembre de 2015
Students have been working on these texts with the English Language Assistant once a week.
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9 de noviembre de 2015
1# IF YOU HAD ENOUGH MONEY TO START UP A BUSINESS, WHERE WOULD YOU LOCATE IT?
FERNANDO: I would like to open a Spanish bar in
One Dock Muelle Uno at the Port of
NATHARET: I would start up a business in Plaza Mayor Shopping Centre.
LUCIA: I would start up a business in the City Centre at Uncibay Square.
ESTEFANÍA: I would like to open a business at the Constitution Square located in the City Centre.
ROSA: I would like to open a coffee shop in the Teatinos neighbourhood
ALVARO: I would start up an Italian restaurant business in a shopping centre or a ‘Venta
s’ in Los Montes de MÁLAGA.
JOSE: I would like to start up a catering business near the beach because we have
weather most part of the year. Along the waterfront
PAULA: I would like to open a restaurant business in Marbella near Puerto Banús.
PATRICIA: I would like to open a restaurant in Puerto Marina.
BLANCA: I would like to start up a buffet restaurant in on the coast of Benalmádena.
INMACULADA: I would like to open a cafeteria in Larios Centre.
RAFAEL: I would like to open a restaurant in Plaza Mayor because there are a lot of people.
2# MAKE A LIST OF THE BEST PLACES TO LOCATE A BUSINESS IN MÁLAGA, AND THEN WRITE DOWN THE REASON WHY YOU THINK IT IS A GOOD PLACE.
3# WHAT ARE THE MOST IMPORTANT THINGS YOUR IDEAL BUSINESS SHOULD HAVE:
An innovate design: modern decoration
- To offer good relations with the customers: kindness, respect
- Free wifi
- A big capacity or spacious
- Good ventilation
- Free parking
- A good taxi service
- To be close to the bus stop/tube
- A good terrace with some sort of electric/gas heater
- Good access for disabled people
- Private rooms for business meetings or other situations
- A specific place designated for children (kindergarten)
- A big room for big events
- A specific device for self-service
- Live music, theatre, dance or magician or entertainment.
EXERCISES ABOUT ‘MANUEL DECIDES WHERE TO LOCATE’
1# VOCABULARY: Write down the meaning every word
Away from home
A line in
2# CORRECT THE GRAMMAR MISTAKES OF THE FOLLOWING SENTENCES
a) It was everything he have hope for (2 mistakes)
b) He knews that the location was ‘hot’
c) This friends were also a waitress who knew of Manuel’s interes in owning a restaurant (more than 1 mistake)
d) One day a friend called his (1 mistake)
e) Manuel go to the address and thought it were a miracle. (2 mistakes).
f) The deals was too good to pass up (1 mistake).
3 # WRITE DOWN IF THE FOLLOWING SENTENCES ARE TRUE OR FALSE
a) Manuel decided not to buy the restaurant.
b) His rent would only be $ 3000 a month
c) Manuel doesn’t like the area ‘he lives in’
d) The location was for blocks away from home
e) A booming restaurant is a place that nobody likes going in.
f) The deal was to bad to pass up.
g) Manuel went to the address and thought it was a miracle.
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# EXERCISE ABOUT VERBS
LUCIA: He told me to don`t worry about that client
ISABEL: he told me not to be worried about that client
FERNANDO: keeps a good relationship with your client.
RAFAEL: keep a good relationship with your client.
RAFAEL: you must leave the property.
PAULA: I forgot to bring the glass at the customer
ISABEL: I forgot to bring the glass to the customer
ROSA: The employer met all partners
PATRICIA: I have to create a cocktail
BLANCA: The chef is cooking soup for the customer
INMACULADA: I hope to have my food soon
ESTEFANÍA: it is good to remember our customers.
What does a busboy do?
He throws out the trash
He cleans the floor
He tidies up the table
He washes the dishes
He loads boxes and other things