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Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Vocabulary for Tourist Guides

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Vocabulary for Tourist Guides
Word
Meaning
activities
things to do
architecture
design of a building
art gallery
place to look at professional paintings and drawings
attractions
places for tourists to see
bearings
feeling for understanding one's location/surroundings in an unknown area
business district
area in a city that has many offices
castle
a building for royalty
church
a place to worship God
conveniences
things that make life easier
custom
something people of a region do often
en route
on the way
entertainment district
a place where there are theatres and concert halls
exception
something/someone that does not follow the usual rules or expectations
exhibition
objects (i.e. art) displayed for a short time for the public to view
grocery store/supermarket
place to buy food to take home
highlight
the best part
legend
a person or story known for a long time
lobby
front entrance
locals
people who live in an area
location
place where something can be found
map
shows roads and directions to places
market
place to buy fresh food and homemade items
monument
a statue/structure that honours an event or person
museum
a place where historical items are displayed
necessities
things that people need for every day living
original state
the way something appeared from the beginning
photograph
picture taken with a camera
postcard
a card with a picture on one side that can be mailed without an envelope
questions or concerns
things that tourists may want to say or ask
request
something that has been asked for politely
restaurant district
part of a town/city with many places to eat
ritual
tradition, custom, action (religious or cultural) that people do often
scenery
natural beauty to look at
settlers
people who first made a home in an area
shopping district
area of town where there are many stores
site
place,location
stairway/stairwell
steps going up or down
street people
people who live on the street, often begging for money
surroundings
things that you see around you
voice
the sound you make when speaking
voucher
a piece of paper that shows you have paid
waterfront
piece of land next to an ocean, lake, or river
window
glass that you look out
Vocabulary (verbs)
Meaning
arrive
reach a destination
close
to finish
continue on
keep going
depart
leave
enjoy
have a good experience
expect
think that something will be/happen a certain way
permit
allow
proceed
go forward
raise (a hand)
lift
recommend
suggest
refer
suggest
relax
sit back and enjoy time in peace
show someone around
take people to see an area
sit back
relax in a seated position
speak up
talk louder
Vocabulary (adjectives)
Meaning
ancient
very old
beautiful/gorgeous
very nice looking
breathtaking
when a view is very impressive
customary
traditional
dangerous
not safe
devastating
very sad, unfortunate
elegant
attractive, yet simple
enormous
very large
exciting
makes one feel very happy/energetic
extensive
covers a lot
fascinating
very interesting to learn about/see
haunted
believed to have ghosts living there
heritage
of historical importance
international
around the world
lovely
very nice (appearance or personality)
magnificent
amazing
popular
liked by many
prevalent
very noticeable
reconstructed
built again
restored
returned to its original state
safe
not dangerous
scenic
nice to look at (nature)
superb
very good (i.e. service, food, entertainment)
thrilling
exciting
unbelievable
too amazing/strange to seem true
visible
able to be seen


 

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