Unit 10 :
Ask someone for taking pictures



Taking pictures during a trip is always a good choice. 

taking pictures

Do you like taking pictures? Why or why not?

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Repeat these words/ phrases after your teacher.

  • Sight
  • Say cheese!
  • Shot
  • Focus
  • Lens
  • Zoom in
  • Snap
  • Squint
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Dialogue 1

Read the dialogue aloud with your teacher.



Look! The sun is rising.

What a beautiful sight!

I have never seen such a beautiful sight. Take pictures, please.

Well, just stand there. I will take a picture for you.

Can you take the sun into the picture?

Of course. It is just beside you. Are you ready?


One, two, three… OK!

Thank you!

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Let’s Practice

Match the sentences with the correct answers.

a. Would you mind taking pictures for me?      

b. Say cheese         

c. Where is the shutter?

A:Excuse me, sir. __________(1)?

B:No problem.

A:Can you take the building above my head?

B:Alright. Oh, ______(2)?

A:On the right side of the camera, the front one!

B:Oh got it! Ready? ____(3)!

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Dialogue 2

Read the dialogue aloud with your teacher.



Excuse me, madam. Would you mind taking a few pictures for us?

Sure. Just stand over there.

Can you get the whole building in?

Move back a little bit. Now to the left. There! That’s perfect. Say cheese!

Thanks. Could you take me one more shot, please?

I can’t get it focused.

Just push the button on the front, under the lens. It should zoom in.

Got it.

Could you snap a picture for us next to this sign?

You’ve got it. Move in a little closer there. Don’t squint.

Thanks for everything.

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Let’s Practice

Brainstorm with your teacher!

travel unit 7-1

In your country, what do the photographer say before taking a photo?

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Share your ideas with your teacher.

  1. Do you like to take pictures during a trip? Why or why not?
  2. Do you usually bring your camera on holiday or do you take pictures with your phone?