Bài 19: A holiday in Egypt

Từ Nghĩa tiếng việt Phát âm
brochure cuốn sách nhỏ
pyramid kim tự tháp
incredible không thể tin được
through xuyên qua
canal kênh đào
average trung bình
depth độ sâu
deep sâu
excursion chuyến tham quan
Thành ngữ - Ngữ pháp

How far is it from the hotel to the beach?

How hot is it in Egypt in July?

How long are the sides?

How old is it?

How wide is it?

How deep is the canal?

How far is it?

How long will it take to get there?

 

Bài 1:

Mr Harris         I looked through this brochure last night, and I'd like to book the summer holiday in Egypt.
Travel Agent    Yes, sir.. . the Hotel Cleopatra?
Mr Harris          That's right... how far is it from the hotel to the beach?
Travel Agent     ... about a two-minute walk.
Mr Harris           Good. How hot is it in Egypt in July?
Travel Agent     About 28°C.
 
Guide . . .    and that's the Great Pyramid,Mr Harris. 
Mr Harris    Oh, yes ... it looks very high! 
Guide          It's about 137 metres high.
Mr Harris      How long are the sides? 
Guide          They're 230 metres long. 
Mr Harris    It's incredible! How old is it? 
Guide          It's nearly four and a half thousand years old.
 
Sailor          We're going through the Suez Canal now. 
Mr Harris    Hmm . .. it doesn't look very wide. How wide is it? 
Sailor          About 60 metres.. .and it's 162 kilometres long. 
Mr Harris    Really? This is a big ship.How deep is the canal? 
Sailor          The average depth is about 10 metres... but they're going to make it deeper.
 
Guide           Hello there, Mr Harris. Are you coming on the excursion to Cairo today?
Mr Harris     Oh, yes!.. . How far is it?
Guide           It's about 150 kilometres.
Mr Harris     Good. How long will it take to get there?
Guide            Only three hours.