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September 16, 2010

Homework

Filed under: announcements,homework,lessons — richardlstansfield @ 1:41 am

Page 72, Exercise 1, Part B

Page 73, Exercise 1, Part C

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Answers

Page 72, Exercise 1, Part B

The Jules Undersea Lodge is in Florida, in the U.S.

The Hotel de la Playa is in Bolivia.

The Ishotellet (Ice Hotel) is in Sweden, 100 miles north of the Arctic Circle.

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Page 73, Exercise 1, Part C

1. You have to dive.

2. It takes about an hour.

3. You can see the salt hills, lakes, hot springs, and Fisherman’s Island with its 12-foot cacti.

4. The sun gets extremely bright.

5. It has an art gallery, a chapel, a movie theater, a disco, and an ice fireplace in the lounge. There is also a sauna.

6. It melts in the spring.

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2 Comments »

  1. B. Look at the article quickly. where are these unusual hotels? Then read the article. Which hotel would you like to stay in? Why? Tell a partner.
    Jules Undersea Lodge in Florida, in the U.S.
    Hotel de la Playa in Bolivia
    Ice Hotel – 100 miles north of the Arctic Cirle in sweden.

    Three hotels are really attractive to me all. But only divers can use “Jules Undersea Lodge”, and I don’t like salt.
    The very name of the Ishotellet make me cold, but they also have a reindeer skin, a good sleeping bag, a hot drink, and a sauna, if so I’m O.K. Ice melts in the spring, it makes this hotel unique. It will be a good experience.

    C. Read the article again. Can you find this information?
    1. How do you get to th Jules Undersea Lodge?
    Just you swim up into the pool in the lobby to check in.
    2. How long does it take to get to the Jules Undersea Lodge?
    It takes about an hour.
    3. What are three interesting things to see near the Hotel de la Playa?
    salt hills, lakes, and hot springs.
    4. Why do you need sunglasses at the Hotel de la Playa?
    Because the sun gets extremely bright.
    5. What facilities do they have at the Ice Hotel?
    There are a sauna, an art gallery, a chapel, a movie theater, a disco, and a fabulous ice fireplace in the lounge.
    6. Why do they have to rebuild the Ice Hotel every year?
    Since it melts in the spring!

    Comment by Yang da-eee — September 24, 2010 @ 9:09 am | Reply

    • Very good work. You didn’t have to write it here, though.

      Comment by richardlstansfield — September 27, 2010 @ 2:20 am | Reply


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