BEP 89 – Telephoning: Arranging a Visit

In this episode we’re going to look at useful language for handling the practical details of a business visit, such as airport pickup and restaurant or hotel booking. And we’ll also practice ways to create and maintain goodwill by demonstrating flexibility and responding politely on the phone.

Viva is an Italian fashion company. Viva representatives Marco and Francesca are preparing to attend a fashion expo in Las Vegas with their American distributor, Foxtrot. A fashion expo, or exposition, is a kind of trade show or conference in which potential buyers look at manufacturers’ goods.

In the dialog Marco is calling his contact Adriana at Foxtrot in the USA to discuss the details of the visit.

Listening Questions:

1) What information does Adriana get from Marco?

2) What does Marco need help with?

3) Does Marco have any special requirements for the hotel?

4) Does Marco have any special requirements for the hotel?

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