9th June 2020
Activity: Holiday advertisement language
Present a holiday using a mixture of advertising slogans and practical information. Remember:
It’s not what you say, it’s how you say it
Make your voice sound excited, as if this were the best holiday ever !
Students can choose a destination of their choice. In the following blogs, I’ll include some examples from different cities.
transfers / half-board / inclusive / amenities / package tour / itinerary
breathtaking / stunning/ sensational / incredible / remarkable/ exclusive /
once in a lifetime experience/ never to be forgotten / unbeatable prices
book now to avoid disappointment/ best decision you’ll ever make
holidays to suit all budgets, from 7* luxury to backpacking
To begin with / furthermore … additionally / the fact is … / therefore
Demonstration with an advert for London:
Now is the perfect time to visit London, England’s glorious capital. The weather is perfect for walking, so you can enjoy the lush parks, world-famous museums and incredible, unbelievable shops. There is something for everyone … and more ! Like sports ? Go to one of the many Premier League football games. Love shopping ? Everything is here – shop till you drop ! Adore culture – soak up hundreds of years of history.
Flights from TSN airport daily. Seven-day all-inclusive package tour starting from only 50m VND ! All transfers and transport included. Air-conditioned mini bus with Vietnamese-speaking guide.
Holiday advertising vocabulary:
Try to use as many of these adjectives and expressions as possible:
breathtaking / spectacular / unforgettable / magnificent / unique / exhilarating
once-in-a-lifetime / never-to-be-forgotten / unmissable / natural beauty
visa / currency / package tour / independent traveller / full-board / excursions