Nível Avançado › Hotel Reservations

  • At the end of this lesson you’ll be able to:

    • Use vocabulary related to checking into a hotel
    • Understand the uses of the zero article
    • Understand different expressions with "pick"


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Dialog: "Presidential suites are R$ 1,300 per night plus tax..."

Nouns usually have an article; the indefinite articles 'a' or 'an' or the definite article 'the'. However, sometimes there is no article associated with a noun and this is called the zero article. When we use plural nouns to make a generalization about a class of things we use the zero article.

ZERO ARTICLE (for things/people in general)

  • Business executives tend to receive very high salaries. But the executives at my company have chosen to accept lower wages.
  • It is enjoyable to watch children playing happily in the park.
  • My father is terrified of heights.
  • Ethnic wars across Africa are causing tremendous social and political difficulties.
  • Brazilian novelists are considered some of the best authors in the world.
  • If there is one thing I cannot stand, it's spiders!


Sobre esta aula

Checking into a hotel has never been easier now that you can do it on-line with the click of the mouse. But what do you do when you're at the front desk and the receptionist tells you a mistake has been made with your reservation? In this lesson we'll give you the language you need to discover and resolve any check-in difficulties you may have. We hope you enjoy your stay with us for this lesson.

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