2Warming-up, Listening and Part OneWarming-up, Listening andSpeaking
3How much do you know about China? Full country name______________________________Location _________________________________Area___________________________□The largest country □ the 2nd largest country □ the 3rd largest countryPopulation ____________________Capital city__________________Languages___________________Religions_________________Minorities _______________________Major products/industries_____________________The People’s Republic of ChinaEast Asia9,600,000 square kilometers☻1.3 billionPeking/BeijingStandard ChineseBuddhism56 nationsSilk , iron, oil, coal, clothing, etc.
4Winfield / Mount Ashton /Forest/ Ashton Creek / Turnpike/ Epsom Match the names of places in their proper position in the map of the fictional island.Winfield / Mount Ashton /Forest/ Ashton Creek / Turnpike/ Epsom
52.Listen to the tape again and choose the answers to complete the sentences. 1.Dolphin Island lies _____.A.80km to the south of Japan B.150km to the south of JapanC.1500km to the west of Japan D.1500km to the east of Japan2.The capital city,Winfield, lies _____.A.in the south B.in the southeastC.in the southwest D.in the west3.The best place for a holiday on the beach is _____.A.on the northeastern coast B.on the southeastern coastC.on the northwestern coast D.on the southwestern coast4.Most people who live on the island are ______.A.tourists B.fishermenC.farmers D.Americans
6Lily is a Chinese student who now studies at Auckland Workbook ListeningLily is a Chinese student who now studies at AucklandUniversity. Listen to the interview in which she is askedAbout her experiences and her life in New Zealand.* Listen to the tape and tick which of the followingsentences is true.1.Auckland is cheaper than London ( )2.Lily’s parents wanted her to go to new York. ( )3.To be less lonely, Lily was told to makefriends with other Chinese students ( )4.Life in New Zealand is very boring ( )TFFF
7*Listen to the tape again and answer the following questions. 1. What made Lily decide to go to New Zealand?2. Do you think Lily felt happy in the first fewmonths in Auckland?3. For what reason was she advised not only tomake Chinese friends but also internationalfriends?4. What does Lily mean when she talks about“Kiwis”?5. What were Lily’s ideas and feelings aboutAuckland in the beginning? Fill in the chart.Feeling good aboutFeeling bad about
8Answer to question 1Lily decided to go to New Zealandbecause it is an English-speakingcountry, and life is safer,easier andcheaper than in England or America.
9Answer to question 2No. During the first three months Lilyfelt quite lonely.
10Answer to question 3Lily was advised to make friendswith international students and Kiwis,so she would have more fun and couldpractise her English more.
11Answer to Question 4When she talks about “Kiwis”, LilyMeans the people from New Zealand.
125. Feeling good about Feeling bad about 1.Auckland is very beautiful 1.Auckland is quite asmall city.2.New Zealand is safe.2.Life in New Zealandseemed boring.3.Life in Auckland iseasy.4.Life in Auckland ischeap
13Fun close to nature Fun in a big city 3. Lily says that New Zealanders have adifferent way of enjoying themselves intheir free time. Make a list of differentactivities by filling the chart below.Fun close to natureFun in a big city1.Hiking in the mountains1.Go to the cinema2.Sailing2.Go to a bar3.Diving3.Go to a dance(discotheque)4.Swimming in the ocean4.Go to a shopping centre5.Building a fire on the beach
14Consolidation 1 1.There is a map ___ China on the wall. A.for B.to C.of D.about2. Understanding the article is _____my capacity(能力）A.from B.beyondC.away from D.over3. The job he did was _____ praise.A.more than B.overC.out of D.beyond
154.These shoes don’t ____; one is large and the other is small.A.agree with B.fit withC.match with D.match5.The coat ____ the dress in colour.A.matches B.don’t matchC.fit D.matches with6. Xinjiang lies ____ the west of China.A.on B.to C.in D.by
167.____ of the village ___ two small lakes. A.The east;lie B.East;liesC.The east;lies D.East;lie8.The book ____ on the table is wet.A.lying B.lies C.lay D.lied9.The town is about 100km ____ of thehill.A.to the south B.on the southC.in south D.to northeast
1710.She is my aunt ___my mother’s____. A.in;side B.in;sidesC.on;side D.on;sides11.There are trees on ____ of the street.A.both side B.either sideC.either sides D.every side12.He explained ____ us what hadhappened ____ him.A.to;to B.to;for C.for;to D.with; for
1813.Can you explain ____?A.what does this word meanB.what the meaning of this wordC.what this word meansD.the means of this word14.If no one answers,why not try _____at the back door?A.to knock B.knockingC.to hit D.knock15.The birds flew ___ the direction ofthe east.A.to B.for C.towards D.in
19Pre-reading Look at the maps of some islands and try to describe the locations of the islands and their capitals.
20TaiwanIsland(China)Eastern Asia, islands bordering the East China Sea, Philippine Sea, South China Sea, and Taiwan Strait, north of the Philippines, off the southeastern coast of China
23geography natural beauty ReadingLook at the textbook and listen to the tape,thenmatch each paragraph with the best heading.history climategeography natural beautygeographyParagraph 1Paragraph 2Paragraph 3Paragraph 4climatenatural beautyhistory
24A game the location clearly to your partner. Find the differences orally.Try to describethe location clearly to your partner.to the north and eastto the south and westin the middlein the north/southon the left/right…AucklandTasman SeaNorth IslandWellingtonChristchurchPacific OceanDunedin
25Read the 1st Para and fill the right name of the place GeographyAucklandNorth IslandTASMAN SEAWellingtonSouth IslandChristchurchQueenstownPACIFIC OCEAN
26ClimateQuestion:What’s the weather like in New Zealand?What coat do you think New Zealanders wear most according to the climate?
27ocean and seas beaches hills and mountains Kiwi hot springs plants Natural beauty Read and underlineocean andseasbeacheshills andmountainsKiwihot springsplants
28Read and fill in the table HistoryRead and fill in the tableabout 1000 years agoaround 1421in 1642in 1769by 1840The first people (the Maori) came toNew Zealand.Chinese sailors discovered the islands.The Dutchman Abel Tasman namedthe islands New Zealand.Captain James Cook took possessionof the islands.The Maori signed an agreementwith the European settlers.
29ClozeNew Zealand ,which lies ____ the eastern coast of Australia, is ____ up of two large islands. The weather in New Zealand is neither too cold nor too hot. It has a _____ sea climate. And it ______quite a lot. New Zealand is __________ by seas and oceans. And many of its cities lie on a bay and have a natural deep ________. The _________in New Zealand is very beautiful with green hills and mountains. The North Island is famous for its hot _________. There are many plants and animals_______ only live in New Zealand. The earliest _______ in New Zealand were the Maori ,who traveled from other islands in the Pacific. Around the year 1421, Chinese sailors ________ the islands by chance ______one of their voyages. In 1769, Captain Cook took ___________ of the islands . By 1840, the Maori ______ an agreement with the British settlers.offmademildrainssurroundedlandscapeharbourspringsthatpeoplediscoveredonpossessionsigned
30Package tourYou are on a tour. One of you is the tour guide.Ask your tour guide about the information youwant to know.You can ask questions like this:Make good use of your imagination!Try to make your traveling great!Where is the country/city?What is the climate /landscape like?What are the people like?How about the cities/cultural relics/places ofinterest/food/languages?…
31Homework:Find more about New Zealand on theInternet.Logging onto
32New Zealandgeographyclimatenatural beautyhistorymade up ofmild seaocean/seasbeacheshills/mountainhot springsplantsanimalsKiwi1000 years agoaround 1421in 1642in 1769by 1840subtropical rain warmestmonths coldestmonthsto the northand eastto the southand westcapital cities