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IELTS Vocabulary Practice – Tourism

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IELTS Vocabulary Practice – Tourism

 

Want to push your vocabulary up to above band 7?

Do you know the 10 excellent words and collocations to use while describing or discussing the topic of tourism? (Answers below)

 

beach tourists

  1. One of the problems of a place becoming a tourist

h _ _   s _ _ _ is the issue of overcrowding.

 

 

hustle and bustle market2. One benefit of tourism is to b _ _ _ t  the local e _ _ _ _ _ y.

 

 

 

 

summer sunset3. The Canary Islands are always a popular t _ _ _ _ _ _

d _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ n for the British due to the regular warm climate.

 

 

 

 

4.tourism coloseum Rome has many historical t _ _ _ _ _ t

a _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _s, including the Colosseum.

 

 

 

5. moneyOne travelling tip is to always keep some change in the local

c _ _ _ _ _ _ y to pay for parking or just a drink in the airport.

 

 

 

 

 

6.campervan If you suffer from t _ _ _ _ l

s _ _ _ _ _ _ s it is best to avoid long car journeys or ferry crossings.

 

 

 

 

7. Some historical places are in danger of destroying local

t _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ s and c _ _ _ _ _ _ s because of the influence of tourism.

 

 

 

pollution rainforest

 

 

 

8. Another possible problem of tourism is the impact on the

e _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ t and wildlife h _ _ _ _ _ _ s.

 

 

 

9. pollution carbon footprintSome places are trying to encourage e _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ m in a hope to reduce the tourist’s c _ _ _ _ n f _ _ _ _ _ _ _ t  and so protect the surrounding area.

 

 

 

 

10. Infrastructure bridge electricityAs a place becomes more and more popular with tourists, the local area must consider the development of

i _ _ _ _ _ _  _ _ _ _ _ _ e and education to enable

long-term s _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ e g _ _ _ _ h.

 

 

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Challenge

 

What are some different ways to say ‘problem’?

Can you think of any solutions to the problems mentioned above?

 

 

sharing car congestion reduction sign

 

Answers

  1. hot spot
  2. boost the local economy
  3. tourist destination
  4. tourist attractions
  5. currency
  6. travel sickness
  7. traditions and cultures
  8. environment and wildlife habitats
  9. ecotourism / carbon footprint
  10. infrastructure / sustainable growth

 

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