Bus Station Road The park is opposite the bus station. The bus station is across from the park.
The shoe shop is on the corner of Pine and Oak
Shoe Shop Pine Street Oak Street
Locations Explained Go through / over the junction
Fill in the missing gaps with the words and phrases we have just looked at.
The red ball is on the _______ of the box.
The green ball is on the _______ of the box. left right
The green ball is ______ the box.
The red ball is ______ ___ the box. (or) The red ball is _______ the box. near next to beside
The green ball is ________ the box. (or)
The green ball is __ ____ _____ __ the box. The red ball is ___ _______ ___ the box. behind at the back of in front of
The red ball is __________ the boxes.
The red ball is ____ __________ the boxes. between in between
The park is _________ the bus station. (or)
Park Bus Station Road The park is ______ ______ the bus station. opposite across from
Locations Exercise Oak Street Shoe Shop The shoe shop is ___ ____ _______ ___ Pine and Oak Street. Pine Street The University is on Oak Street , ___________ the hospital. Hospital University Oak Street on the corner of opposite
Locations - Questions
Questions using Where
Where + subject noun or pronoun it
- Where is the bank ?
- Wheres the bank? (contraction)
Locations - Questions
Other ways to ask questions
- Im looking for the bank , do you know
where it is?
- Could you tell me where the bank is?
- Is there a bank around here?
Asking for Locations In Pairs practice asking and answering questions about the different places on the Tangtok Map. A: Where is the Park? B: The Parks on Oak Street, opposite the Fire Station. A: Can you tell me where the Post Office is please? B: Its on 3 rd Avenue, across from the Chinese Restaurant.
Listen to a conversation of a man asking someone
Where different places are and answer the
What is the first place the man is looking for?
Where is he told to go?
Who do you think owns the Caf?
Where else does the man want to go (two places)?
What are their locations?
What is the man told to enjoy?
Locations - Listening Exercise - Dialogue
A: Excuse me, could you tell me where the art gallery is?
B: Sure, its on the corner of 1 st Street and 5 th Avenue, next to Joes Caf.
A: Thanks, oh Ill be needing an ATM machine also and a garage to fill up with fuel.
B: No problem, the ATM is just down this street, on the right near the Flower Shop. The garage is on the other side of town, on the corner of Rockerville and Hunters Road. Its called Genes Garage and its between the University and the Hospital.
A: Thanks very much.
B: No problem, enjoy the Art Gallery.
A: Thanks Im sure I will.
Listen to all
go left turn left it's on the left take a left take the second (turning) on the left
go right turn right it's on the right take a right
take the second (turning) on the right
go straight ahead
go straight on
Ahead junction go over the junction = GB go through the intersection = USA
Directions can be given from where you are now or from one location to another.
Directions will also depend on which way you are facing.
Where you are facing Up the road Up the road Down the road Down the road Facing Facing
Asking for Directions
Can you tell me the way to (the) (nearest) post office
Do you know how to get to bus stop toilet
Can you tell me how to get to the nearest post office? Use nearest for shops and places but not for areas, towns or cities etc Do you know how to get to Silom? Can you tell me the way to Beung Kan?
Asking and Answering
A: Can you tell me how to get to the nearest post office?
A: Do you know the way to the post office?
From the department store:
B: Sure, go down Pine Street, and take your second left.
From the park:
B: Yes, go along 3 rd Avenue and its on your left after the
From the museum:
B: Yeah no problem, go down Oak Street and take the
second turning on the left. Go along 3 rd Avenue,
over the junction and the post office is on your left, opposite