London Underground: the Tube
First, do you know that the Tube is the world’s first underground railway which opened in 1863 between Paddington and Farrington Street?
Why is it nicknamed The Tube?
What is The Tube’s logo? It’s called the roundel, a red circle crossed by a horizontal blue bar.
In London at every underground station you can find the tube map below or you can visit the interactive page.
It is imperative that you keep an eye on the service updates of the London tube, especially at weekends. You can plan your journey if you are in a hurry.
Is it easy or difficult to get around London by tube? How does it work? How many lines? How many stops?
At the ticket office. Listen to the conversation.
In the underground. Listen to the conversation and focus on the verbs to get on/off/in/out of.
Here are some tips if you are going to visit London soon.
What about the famous Oyster Card?