Inglés Avanzado
Lección 11
Comprensión Oral

 Janet Castrejon
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Inglés Avanzado
Lección 11 - Transportation (Transporte)

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Aprende cinco expresiones en inglés relacionadas al tópico de la lección.


Expresiones en Inglés

Aquí están cinco expresiones del inglés americano que están relacionadas con el tópico de esta lección.

All's well that ends well. - Bien está lo que bien acaba

go to bat for someone - apoyar a alguien

cough up - dar de mala gana

be better off - estar en mejor situación

all of a sudden - de repente

Selecciona la expresión correcta en la conversación siguiente.

DAN - How was your vacation last week?

LARRY - Terrible. I thought we would never get back.

DAN - Really? What happened?

LARRY - My daughter got sick and so we tried to come home early. We went to the airport and they said that we could change our flights but we had to pay $100 fine per ticket plus the difference in the fare. It was over a $1000!

DAN - Did you pay it?

LARRY - I explained to the the person at the ticket counter that my daughter was sick and he made some phone calls to try to get the fee reduced. Finally they agreed to $500 total to change all of the tickets.

DAN - That was really nice of him to like that. He really helped you.

LARRY - Yes. Although it still seemed too expensive, I finally the $500 and they changed the flight for us.

DAN - That's good. So then you got home OK?

LARRY - No. We took the first part of the flight but we were supposed to land in Chicago and refuel and then continue on to Los Angeles. After we landed in Chicago they said that it was too foggy to take off again.

DAN - What did you do?

LARRY - We decided that we staying in Chicago overnight and then trying to get another flight the next day.

DAN - So you stayed in Chicago?

LARRY - No. We decided to get something to eat before we left the airport to look for a hotel. We were eating in the restaurant in the airport when they announced that the fog had cleared. We ended up taking a flight to Los Angeles a half an hour later.

DAN - Oh well. At least you got home OK.

LARRY - Yeah. I'm not going on any more vacations for a while. I'll stay right at home.

DAN - Ha, ha, ha!


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