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Holiday abroad or In Your Own Country


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Holidays are great! Everyone looks forward to that time of year when they pack their suitcase and head off on their holidays. However, some people prefer to go on holiday to a different country whereas others prefer to stay closer to home. There are good things about each option, but at the end of the day it comes down to personal preference.


Try and use the following vocabulary when answering the question. Click to look up the definition in the dictionary
  • holiday (noun)
  • vacation (noun)
  • relax (verb)
  • abroad (adjective)
  • culture (noun)
  • currency (noun)
  • travel (verb)
  • trip (adjective)

The Question

Try and have a conversation for 2-3 minutes answering the following question.
Is it better to go on holiday abroad or stay in your own country?

Additional Questions

Keep the conversation going with these follow questions related to Holiday abroad or In Your Own Country
  • Where do you usually go on holiday?
  • Where would be your ideal holiday location?
  • Why do you think some people prefer to go on holiday abroad?
  • Why do you think some people prefer to go on holiday in their own country?

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