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manager

noun
     
man‧ag‧er S1 W1 [countable]
1BBB someone whose job is to manage part or all of a company or other organization
bank/sales/project etc manager
She's now assistant marketing manager for the south east area.
one of our regional managers
manager of
the general manager of Chevrolet
a middle manager in a computer company (=someone who manages a small part of a company)
line manager
2DS someone who is in charge of training and organizing a sports team:
the new England manager
manager of
the manager of Lazio
3APBBB someone who is in charge of the business affairs of a singer, an actor etc
WORD FOCUS: hotel WORD FOCUS: hotel
types of hotel: motel, inn, B&B British English, guesthouse British English

types of room: double room (=has a bed for two people)
twin room
(=has two single beds)
single room
(=for one person)
suite
(=has two or more rooms)

people who work at a hotel: desk clerk (=gives you your key)
bellboy
British English/bellhop American English (=takes your bags up to your room)
maid
also chambermaid (=cleans your room)
manager

someone who is staying at a hotel: guest

the place where you check in, check out, and pay your bill: front desk, reception British English

an arrangement to stay at a hotel: reservation also booking British English

hotel services: room service, wake-up call


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hotel
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