VIP Class Notes (Nemo)

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travel agency (n):a company or shop that makes travel arrangements for people

check in (v):to show your ticket at an airport so that you can be told where you will be sitting and so that your bags can be put on the aircraft(在机场)办理登机手续
E.g.: Passengers are requested to check in two hours before the flight.
E.g.: You can save time by checking in online.

aisle (n):a long, narrow space between rows of seats in an aircraft, cinema, or church
E.g.: Would you like an aisle seat or would you prefer to be by the window?

hand luggage (= small bags that you take with you onto the plane)

carry-on (adj):relating to things that you take onto a plane with you
E.g.: All carry-on baggage must be stored under your seat or in the overhead compartments.

Checked Luggage-托运行李
E.g.: Please take your personal luggage off the plane and your checked luggage will be transferred to your next plane.

boarding pass (n):a card that a passenger must have in order to be allowed to get on an aircraft or a ship登机卡;登船卡

passport control-护照管理

empty out your pockets please-请把口袋里的东西掏出来

please, put all of the liquids into a transparent ziplock bag-请把所有的液体放进透明的拉链袋里

Do you have any vacancies?
vacancy (n):a space or place that is available to be used
E.g.: We wanted to book a hotel room in July but there were no vacancies.

the booking is under the name….

There are usually three kinds of bed in a hotel: a single bed, a double bed and twin beds.

What sort of room would you like?
I’d like a …
single room
double room
twin room
triple room

I’d like a room with …
an en-suite bathroom- /ˌɑːn ˈswiːt/ I want a hotel room with an en-suite bathroom.

a bathtub
a shower
a view
a sea view
a balcony

The room has a shared bathroom

Half-board in hotel language means when you lodge in a hotel and pay only for breakfast and dinner while full-board means you will be served breakfast, lunch and dinner during your stay.

I’d like …
half board
full board
bed and breakfast B&B-a room to sleep in for the night and a morning meal, or a private house or small hotel offering this
E.g.: There are several bed and breakfast places near the station.

Could I see the room?