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ELEMENTARY - UNIT 2A - READING 2 (page 1)

Where do you like to shop?

Some people like to shop at the local shops. Some people like to shop at the mall and other people like to shop on the Internet.
Where do you like to shop?
What is good or bad (advantages and disadvantages) of shopping at the local shops, at the mall or on the Internet?

 ADVANTAGES DISADVANTAGES

*Close to my home
*I can walk there
*I know the shopkeepers
*I can meet my neighbours there

Local Shops

*Only a few kinds of shops
*Prices are higher
*Sometimes goods are old
 

*Easy to park
*Lots of shops to choose from
*I can buy everything in one place

Mall


*I have to drive there
*I can't see any nature
*It is very crowded
 

*I can shop 24 hrs a day
*Prices are often cheaper
*I can easily compare prices

Internet

*It's not a good place to buy clothes because I can't try them on
*I can't inspect the goods
*I worry about using a credit card on the Internet.

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