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USEFUL EXPRESSIONS

HOW TO ask for and give directions

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– Excuse me, Sir/Miss, can I ask you a question? – Can I ask you a question, please?

2 Asking for directions

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– Could you tell me how to get to …, please? – I’m looking for … . – Do you know where I can find …? – How far is it to …?

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– Sure, how can I help you? – Of course, what can I do for you?

Oh, I know where that is, let me see: – Go straight ahead at … – Walk/drive past … until you get to … – Take the first left/right. – Go 5 streets north/south. – Cross the street/road. – It’s about one mile away.

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3 Giving directions

– Let me see if I understand everything. First I …, then …, finally … – Right, so if I got it right, I have to … – Thank you so much for your help!

– That’s it! Safe travels! – Yes, that’s right. Be careful, though!

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