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I. The photo shows people living and working in Venice.

Read the sentences and choose the option
you think is correct.
1. Late afternoon / Early morning is the best time for shopping in the outdoor markets.
2. Residents say it’s a very clean / dirty city to live in.
3. The population of Venice is getting younger / older.
4. Property is / isn’t very expensive.
5. Getting home from work is often very easy / difficult.
6. Venice is less expensive than / as expensive as many other cities.

Now discuss with a partner. Why do you think these are the correct answers?

II. Watch the video again. What do these people say about Venice?

Gino Penzo

Fabrizio Copano

Giovanni das Missier

Adapted from Hughes, J. et al (2013), Life Pre-Intermediate coursebook, Heinle Cengage Learning

London.”  Resident Fabrizio Copano says that he lives in the most beautiful Fabrizio Copano city in the world.”  He says that despite all the challenges here. I am very sorry. with the tourists.”  “Florence is very expensive. many kinds of fish. with the tourists. Vienna. It’s a city that’s clean and easy to live in. too many.”  “My son. It’s a city that’s clean and easy to live in.Gino Penzo  “We have many. it’s difficult to think of living anywhere else. uh. it’s a gift to live in a city as Venice. too many. “I know that it’s a very special gift that. with a high quality of life.  “Venice did change a lot since I was born. for me. he doesn’t love.  “Venice did change a lot since I was born. Rome is very expensive. with a high quality of life.”  “Florence is very expensive. Life Pre-Intermediate coursebook.”  Resident Fabrizio Copano says that he lives in the most beautiful Fabrizio Copano city in the world. “I know that it’s a very special gift that. live in Venice. J.”  He says that despite all the challenges here.” Giovanni das Missier  “I get bored with the people.”  “My son. I am very sorry. Because there are too much. it’s difficult to think of living anywhere else. it’s a gift to live in a city as Venice. he doesn’t love.” Adapted from Hughes. Paris. Heinle Cengage Learning .” Gino Penzo  “We have many. many kinds of fish. Because there are too much.” Giovanni das Missier  “I get bored with the people. Vienna. London. uh. Rome is very expensive.  Fabrizio says living in Venice is not cheap. et al (2013). live in Venice. for me.  Fabrizio says living in Venice is not cheap. Paris.

Heinle Cengage Learning . Find out what it’s like to live there. Use the information below to prepare questions to ask the tour guide:  The best places to see  The advantages of living in your town or city  The disadvantages of living in your town or city Student A: You are a tour guide showing a visitor your town or city. Find out what it’s like to live there. J.Student A: You are a tour guide showing a visitor your town or city. Use the information below to prepare questions to ask the tour guide:  The best places to see  The advantages of living in your town or city  The disadvantages of living in your town or city Adapted from Hughes. Use the information below to make notes:  The best places to see  The advantages of living in your town or city  The disadvantages of living in your town or city Student B: You are a tourist visiting a town or city. Use the information below to make notes:  The best places to see  The advantages of living in your town or city  The disadvantages of living in your town or city Student B: You are a tourist visiting a town or city. et al (2013). Life Pre-Intermediate coursebook.

) EARN A LIVING (vb.) GIFT (n. Heinle Cengage Learning . J. Life Pre-Intermediate coursebook. et al (2013).) To go and live in another place CROWD (n.) Houses MOVE AWAY (vb.) DISADVANTAGE (n.) PROPERTY (n.) Something difficult Adapted from Hughes. INCREASE (vb.) Make enough money to live CHALLENGE (n.