English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESoL) -Intermediate Class – Week 8

Topic: Places and Directions

Vocabulary:     Places and Directions Vocabulary
Activity:         Map Activity
Additional Link 1:  Asking for Directions Listening Activity and PDF
Additional Link 2:  Practice Dialogues

Conversation Partner Prompts

  • What is your favorite restaurant in Philly?
  • Where is it located?
  • What are some of your favorite places around the city?
  • Where do you like to hang out? 
  • Would you rather go to a coffee shop or to a bar? Would you rather go to a restaurant or to a concert? To a museum or shopping center? To the park or to the library? etc.
  • What are some of your favorite places in your home town?
  • If you designed an imaginary city, what would it have in it?
  • How do you get around town? Bus, car, subway, walking…?
  • Do you prefer to ask directions or figure it out yourself?