Presentation on theme: "“There is no place like home”"— Presentation transcript:
1“There is no place like home” Презентация по теме “English Homes” к учебнику английского языка (4-й год обучения) авторов Верещагиной И.Н. и Афанасьевой О.В.“There is no place like home”Васильева Елена ВасильевнаУчитель английского языкаГОУ СОШ № 180Санкт-Петербург2011 год
2Many English families live in flats, but a lot of people have got their own houses
3There are two floors in the traditional English house; the ground floor and the first floor.
4The bedrooms and a bathroom (or bathrooms) are upstairs on the first floor.
5The sitting room, the dining room and the study are downstairs on the ground floor.
6The kitchen and the hall are downstairs on the ground floor too.
7The sitting room is usually the largest room in the house The sitting room is usually the largest room in the house. There is always a sofa, some chairs and armchairs in it. There is often a carpet on the floor. It makes the room comfortable.
8English people usually have a fireplace in the sitting room. They often spend evenings in armchairs near the fireplace.
9They read books, watch television, listen to music or sit around and talk
10People in England like their homes and often say, “There is no place like home” and “East or West, home is best”
11Answer the questions:What is the largest room in the traditional English house?What rooms are usually upstairs/downstairs?What do English people usually do in their sitting room?What do English people think of their homes?Do all English people live in flats?How many floors are there in the traditional English house?