Урок 7. Answering "Advantages" Questions'.

Задание 3. Условный диалог-интервью. 

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Basic Structures:

Question Type: What are the advantages of .....?

Well, I suppose that there are quite a few clear benefits. But I would probably say that for the most part ——-. Besides, the second plus point could be that —–.
Model Answer
Q: What are the advantages of travelling by trains?
A: Well, I suppose that there are quite a few clear benefits. But I would probably say that for the most part it is very comfortable. Besides this, the second plus point could be that it is safe.

Format 2.

Clearly, there are a number of obvious merits. But it goes without saying, that the most apparent point would be that ————. This is undoubtedly positive for the simple reason that ——-.  Besides this, the second plus point could be that ———–.
Model answer.
What are the advantages of travelling by air?
A: Clearly, there are a number of obvious merits. But it goes without saying that the most apparent point would be that travelling by air is time effective. This is undoubtedly positive for the simple reason that air is faster than any other transport modes. Besides this, the second plus point could be that it is relaxing and comfortable.

Lead-in Phrase:

  • Well, I suppose that there are quite a few clear benefits.
  • Clearly, there are a number of obvious merits.
  • Sure,there are few favorable aspects.
  • Obviously, there are a number of positive features.

Advantage Phrase: 

  • But I would probably say that for the most part —
  • However, I guess that the most evident point would be that ——
  • It goes without saying that the most apparent feature would be that —-
  • Although, I guess that the most visible benefit would be that —–

Second Advantage Phrase:

  • Besides this, the second plus point could be that —-
  • At the same time,the second bonus might be that —–
  • As well as this, a further favorable aspect would be that —–