Vocabulary for Places in Town

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the church

“People go to church to pray.”

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the supermarket

“We buy food in the supermarket.”

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the pharmacy or drug store

“I get medicine at the pharmacy.”

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the gym

“The man is exercising at the gym.”

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the bar

“You have to be 21 years old to go to a bar.”

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the movie theater

“My wife and I watch movies at the movie theater.”

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the laundromat

“People wash clothes at the laundromat.”

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the park

“I go to the park on nice days.”

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post office

“We send mail at the post office.”

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the mall

“People shop in the mall.”

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the department store

“These women are shopping for clothes in the department store.”

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the school

“The children in town go to school.”

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the library

“We get books at the library.”

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the hotel

“People from out of town stay in a hotel.”

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the restaurant

“We eat dinner in a restaurant.”

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downtown

“There are big buildings downtown.”

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the hospital

“The doctor works in a hospital.”

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gas station

“I take my car to the gas station.”

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police station

“The police station is downtown.”

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the bank

“We get money at the bank.”

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the pool

“Our town has a public pool.”

Exercises to Practice these ESL Words:

Matching Exercise
Listening Activity
Reading Activity
Fill in the Blanks
Sentence Building Activity

  • Sentence Building Worksheet for Around the Town Vocabulary
  • Reading Activity for Around the Town Vocabulary
  • Places in Town Exercise II
  • Listening Activity for Places in Town
  • Locations in Town Vocabulary Matching Exercise