2Unit1 COMPANY STRUCTURES ObjectivesLanguage focusSkillsKey vocabularyLead-inLanguage FocusHomework
3ObjectivesWhen the learners finish learning this unit, they should be able toproviding information on some companies structurescollecting information on some companies structures.
4Language focusPresent perfect and past simpleDescribing changs
5Skills Writing: a company profile Reading: the Phillips story :company profileListening: company structures of Zurich Financial
6Key vocabularycompany detail structure marketing literature annual report presentation information founder key dates events shareholders management workforce organization chartboard of directors managing directorSenior management middle management
7Lead-inlisten to seven people talking about their work and decided which department each one works for?Phillips is a major multinational company which has almost 30,000 trademarks registered worldwide. In groups, study the organization chart below.
8Words and expressionPatent : to get a legal document to stop others manufacturing a productAnti-establishment: not in agreement with government or authority.Rebel: some one who fights against authorityCustomized: designed for a particular customer
9Language Focus Present Perfect and past simple We use the present perfect to talk about:the present result of something that happened at an unspecified time in the past.He’s decided to look for a new job.I’m afraid I’ve forgotten your name.
10How long have you worked here? actions or situations which started in the past and continue in the present.How long have you worked here?She’s been away on business since last week.I haven’t seen him for several years.1
11I’ve known her for three months. I’ve known her since July. We use the present perfect + for to show the duration of an action, and the present perfect + since to show when an action began.I’ve known her for three months.I’ve known her since July.We often use the present perfect with these adverbs:just ever never lately so far up to now2
12Pasteur made important medical discoveries. Past SimpleWe use the past simple to talk about actions and events which happened in a finished period of time in the past.Pasteur made important medical discoveries.Did you go to the meeting yesterday?She worked in Paris for five years before moving to Rome.7
13ReadingRefine: improveModify: make small changesSynonymous with a disposable age: represents our fast-moving worldGillette: major manufacturer of razors and toiletriesManufacture: a firm which makes or produces goods.
14Skill Focus1. this job involved…2.I reported directed to …3. I was employed as…4.I worked…5. the next position I held was…6. I was then promoted to …7. In this role…8.I’ve worked…
15Homework 1.listening to the tape after class. 2.reciting the new words and the text of key vocabulary.3.writing a composition.