BEST IELTS General Reading Test 41
GENERAL READING TEST 41 – PASSAGE – 1
GENERAL READING TEST – 41
READING PASSAGE – 1
You should spend about 20 minutes on Questions 1-13, which are based on Reading Passage 1 below.
Youth Adventure Package
Don’t let anything spoil your fun! Your vacation is all about exploring, adventure and fun. You want to see new places and try new things.
The Youth Adventure Package is an affordable ‘just in case’ backup plan, so you aren’t hit with unexpected medical costs while on the adventure of a lifetime. You’ll be a long way from home. If you have an unexpected illness or, accidental injury, well be there to help and ensure you get the care you need.
Our emergency travel assistance services are available from anywhere in the world at any time of the day or night.
A. Even for young healthy travelers, sickness or accidental injury can happen at any time. Charges for hospital stays can be thousands of dollars per day not including doctor’s fees and diagnostic services. This easily adds up to a devastating financial loss. You are on the adventure of a lifetime and don’t want to be burdened with a medical bill or to pay for lost or stolen luggage.
B. Travel insurance is intended to cover sudden, unexpected and unforeseeable circumstances. Your plan is comprised of 4 different coverages. For more information, please read the Benefits under each.
C. The Youth Adventure Package does not cover everything. This insurance has some exclusion. You should read and understand them before you travel. Prior-existing medical conditions may be excluded. Any medical condition you are aware of prior to the effective date of coverage, whether diagnosed or not, may not be covered. Sickness or accidental injury that occurs as a result of the use of alcohol or illegal drugs is not covered.
D. We are dedicated to protecting your privacy. Your medical history will be collected when required and will only be used or disclosed for the purpose of adjudicating the claim.
E. Yes, you can. Just call your agent no sooner than 7 days prior to the expiry of your policy. You can purchase an extension if you are in good health and have not filed any claims on the policy.
F. You are covered for any country outside of the USA. However, transit for 5 days only is allowed through the USA.
Which accommodation would you choose for each of the requirements below?
Choose the correct letter, A-E from the list below.
A. The Oceanrest motel at Seal Bay for $205 per person (twin-share).
B. The Ferry Hotel in Clifton for $211 per person (twin-share).
C. Seabreeze Hotel at Seal Bay for $252 per person (including full breakfast).
D. Island Escape Lodge at French River for $314 per person (twin-share), water view, includes continental breakfast.
E. Sanctuary Beach self-contained cabins for $273.50 (twin-share) also include chocolates, wine, a tour of the nature reserve and $10 meal voucher.
1. You want accommodation close to the ferry boat terminal………………………..
2. You are looking for the least expensive place to stay…………………………
3. You have heard that the best spots are on the south coast…………………………
4. You want to be sure to have a good view from your room…………………………
5. You like the idea of a big breakfast…………………………
Look at the travel insurance notice on the following page. Choose the most suitable heading for each frequently Asked Questions (B-F) from the (i-x) below.
List of Questions
i. Do I have to reveal my medical history?
ii. Does the plan cover lost luggage?
iii. If I want to stay longer, can I extend my policy?
iv. Can I travel anywhere in the world?
v. What is not covered?
vi. What if I have an emergency or claim?
vii. How much will it cost?
viii. Why do I need travel insurance?
ix. Can I buy insurance after I’ve begun my travel?
x. In what situations am I covered while traveling?
Example: Heading ‘A’ – viii
6. Part B
7. Part C
8. Part D
9. Part E
10. Part F
Look at the travel insurance notice on the following page.
Using NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS FROM THE PASSAGE answer each of these questions.
11. What item is covered in addition to health and medical expenses?
12. In what situation is accidental injury not covered?
13. What is special about the coverage for the United States?
ANSWERS ARE BELOW
11. lost/stolen luggage
12. alcohol, illegal drugs
13. transit (only)/5 days transit