Monday, October 13, 2014

Traveling to Philadelphia - Travel English

Traveling to different places in the United States is a good way to improve your English.  Philadelphia is a historical city on the Eastern seaboard in the United States. There are many places to visit, museums, and other attractions. 

Read this article and prepare it to speak about Philadelphia with your English teacher. 
  
http://www.live-english.net/blog/traveling/traveling-to-philadelphia/

Key terms
 main port
Philadelphia means: The City of Brotherly Love.
proclaimed 
the capital
gorgeous
loaded with character
quaint stores
to behold
glory of nature
splendor
foliage
creeks
unconventional 
entrepreneur
fledgling 
specialty markets
 very hip and upscale
pulse race
 a stop over

Questions
Where is Philadelphia?
Who founded Philadelphia?
What does the name Philadelphia mean in English?
What was signed in Philadelphia during the American Revolution?
Which is the most famous museum in Philadelphia?
Which sporting events would you like to go to? 
Where can you go shopping at a hip store?
Which famous movie was filmed in Philadelphia?
Where can you buy liquor? 
Which museum can you see French Impressionist Art?

Plan your next trip to the East Coast with a stopover in Philadelphia!


Lesson Plan by Rachael Alice Orbach - Professional English teacher


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