International Green Guides of Iran

                                Under the license of "Tourguides Association of Fars Province"

                                Shiraz, Fars Prov., Iran

 

                                            

 
 

 توسعه صنعت گردشگری، سرآغاز توسعه پایدار در ایران 1400

 

 

راهنمای انگلیسی زبان (1)

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English for Tour Guides

 

Being a tour guide is a very important job. In many cases, the tour guide is a traveller's first impression of a foreign country. In other cases a tour guide may be responsible for teaching tourists about the culture and sites in a city or town. In addition, many tour guides hold the responsibility of teaching tourists about safety. Even if you are only responsible for taking a tourist from the airport to his or her hotel, it is your responsibility to make the short trip interesting, informative, and safe. The following pages will help you learn some important vocabulary and phrases that you can use with your English-speaking tourists. Check your understanding as you go

Vocabulary :nouns

 

 

Word Meaning Example sentence
activities things to do There are lots of activities that the whole family will enjoy.
architecture design of a building The architecture of this building is typical of the Renaissance age.

 

 

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Vocabulary : nouns

 

Word Meaning Example sentence
activities things to do There are lots of activities that the whole family will enjoy.
architecture design of a building The architecture of this building is typical of the Renaissance age.
art gallery place to look at professional paintings and drawings We are going to visit the art gallery where local painters exhibit their art.
attractions places for tourists to see The water park is our most recent attraction .
bearings feeling for understanding one's location/surroundings in an unknown area If you're having trouble getting your bearings just remember that the mountains are west.
business district area in a city that has many offices Keep in mind that this is thebusiness district so that grocery store may be expensive.
castle a building for royalty No one has lived in this castlesince the last king died twenty years ago.
church a place to worship God The church is the central meeting place in this town.
conveniences things that make life easier There you will find all of yourconveniences, from suntan lotion to shampoo.
custom something people of a region do often It's a custom to hang beads in the windows at this time of year.
en route on the way While we are en route to the hotel I will point out the beach and the golf course.
entertainment district a place where there are theatres and concert halls If you want to catch a movie while you're here, theentertainment district is off to your left.
exception something/someone that does not follow the usual rules or expectations With the exception of Johnson Street, it is safe to walk around here at night.
exhibition objects (i.e. art) displayed for a short time for the public to view It may be tough to find parking with the car exhibition on this week.
grocery store/supermarket place to buy food to take home Since you have a kitchenette at your hotel you will need to know where the grocery store is.
highlight the best part People often say that thehighlight of their trip is the botanical gardens.
legend a person or story known for a long time According to an old legend, a sea monster lives in this lake.
lobby front entrance We will meet in the lobby at 8 am sharp.
locals people who live in an area The locals are usually happy to show tourists around.
location place where something can be found This location is the best because you don't need to bother renting a car.
map shows roads and directions to places I'll give you each a map so you can follow along as we walk.
market place to buy fresh food and homemade items Every Sunday there is a farmer'smarket on Wade Street.
monument a statue/structure that honours an event or person This monument honours the men and women who died during the war.
museum a place where historical items are displayed The museum charges a small fee for adults, but children are free.
necessities things that people need for every day living We recommend that you only carry necessities in your purse and leave everything else at the hotel.
original state the way something appeared from the beginning Except for the roof, this home has been left in its original state.
photograph picture taken with a camera You may not take photographshere, but you can purchase a postcard.
postcard a card with a picture on one side(usually an object or place that tourists see) that can be mailed without an envelope The gift shop has many great souvenirs, such as postcards of the beautiful waterfalls.
questions or concerns things that tourists may want to say or ask The plane almost missed therunway because it was such a bad storm.
request something that has been asked for politely The driver has made a requestthat you throw all of your garbage in the bin at the front on your way out.
restaurant district part of a town/city with many places to eat You will see there are many more eateries to choose from when we head to therestaurant district.
ritual tradition, custom, action (religious or cultural) that people do often It is an old native ritual to dance during the sunrise.
scenery natural beauty to look at It is impossible to capture the beauty of this scenery in pictures.
settlers people who first made a home in an area The original settlers relied on oxen to carry their wares.
shopping district area of town where there are many stores You may want to save some spending money because we'll be visiting the shopping districtthis afternoon.
site place,location This is the site of a very famous battle.
stairway/stairwell steps going up or down The stairwell is very steep, so please watch your step.
street people people who live on the street, often begging for money You may be surprised how manystreet people ask you for money.
surroundings things that you see around you I hope you enjoy the castle and its surroundings, including the secret garden.
voice the sound you make when speaking I apologize for my voice today as I have a bit of a cold.
voucher a piece of paper that shows you have paid Don't forget to bring yourvoucher for a free coffee in the hotel lobby.
waterfront piece of land next to an ocean, lake, or river There will be plenty of live entertainment down at thewaterfront.
window glass that you look out We can peer in the window but I think they are probably closed for the day.

 

 

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