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1 Unit 2 Different Kinds of People Part A What do they look like?
2 Proverb: A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds. Tongue twister:If one doctor doctors another doctor, does the doctor who doctors the doctor doctor the doctor the way the doctor he is doctoring doctors?
3 vocabulary To describe: To say or write what a person or thing is like Fair:Light-coloredCurly:With natural waves and twistsEyebrows:Lines of short hairs above the eyesBuild:The particular form of a person’s bodyOverweight:Too heavy or too fatAppearance:The way a person or thing looks or seemsto other peoplePositive:Happy or hopefulNegative:Not happy, hopeful, or approving
4 Additional words that may helps to describe a person Fringe: the part of your hair that hangs over your forehead (bangs.AmE)Round/circle/heart/oblong/oval/square faceBlonde/ginger/ginger-brown/graying/auburn/fair hairfair/dark skin; pale/ruddy complexionHazel(淡褐色的）/dark brown/blue eyesLong wavy/short spiky(钉子似的）/straight shoulder-length/long straggly dark/lank(平直难看的）hairJaw;chin;dimple;cheek;cheekbone;beauty spot;beard;center/side parting hair;bald;dimple;frown;wrinkles;thick/thin lips
5 Describe the following two celebrities (in pairs)
6 Group work Discuss the following questions: Who is your best friend in our class? Describe him or her .How do you describe yourself?Look at the photos of some teenagers on P7 and describe each one.
7 Listening practiceDescribe the people in the picture and guess which of the people are Helen, Sylvia, Danny, and Ben.Listen three times: at the end of the first time, compare answers in pairs; check the answer for the second time; enjoy the conversation for the third time.
8 Assignment Communication task on P7 Group work on P7 Get prepared for a duty report.
9 Part B Your personality Focus: describe people’s personalities and discuss astrological signs.
10 Proverbs: wise men change their minds; fools never do. Tongue twisterAs I was going along, I sang a pop song. The lane I went was so long, and the song I sang was also long. So I went along the long lane in a long song.
11 Vocabulary Neat: with everything in its place Adventurous: willing to try new and unusual thingsStubborn: opposed to change or suggestionAstrology: the study of the planets and stars to foretell events and to describe peopleStar sign: an astrological sign, such as Gemini or AriesCharacteristic: something that is typical about someone that makes that person different from others
12 Additional information Zodiac:the zodiac an imaginary area through which the sun, moon, and planets appear to travel, which some people believe influences our lives: “which sign of the zodiac were you born under?
13 Additional information Gemini is the sign of the zodiac ,representingquickness of thought. Gemini are good communicators.They are active and clever. Geminis are adaptable,versatile,communicate,witty,intellectual,and eloquent.Sometime they can be pessimistic which is caused bytheir dualistic nature.Geminis like being part of a group.They always follow the rules of the game.Understandingand tolerant, they can be helpful in any situation.Theyusually liven up any social gathering with their ideasand verbal facility.Gemini is ruled by Mercury. Geminiscan adapt to any situation,however they still try to keeptheir independence.Geminis like to travel and socialize.Geminis are good lawyers,politicians and public speakers.
14 Taurus is the second sign of the zodiac,representing Examples of the horoscopeTaurus is the second sign of the zodiac,representinggrowth and development,Taurus is patient,reliable,warm-heated,loving,persistent,and determined.It likesfew changes which determines its reserved and practicalnature. Taureans show great interest in all physicalmatters.Taureans remember it forever. No other sign inthe zodiac is closer to earth than Taurus.Taurus is ruledby Venus and seeks harmony with its surroundings.Taureans like being part of a team. However, they have areputation for stubbornness. Taureans are good teachers,scientists,designers,and chief.
15 Aries is the first sign of the twelve zodiacs. It more example of horoscopeAries is the first sign of the twelve zodiacs. Itrepresents the beginning of all things and usuallydisplays a strong desire to read. Aries are adventurous,energetic,pioneering,and courageous.Arians alwayswant to be on top. They tend to be frank and open butalso self-centered and willful.Arians love adventureand almost have no fear .All is done with greatenthusiasm which affects the people around them. Ariansare loyal to family and friends. Aries is ruled by theforceful Mars. Arians are good athletes,doctors,explores,soldiers,and leaders.Sometimes they like physical ,emotionaland mental extremes but Arians should be careful not to go too far with their extremism.
16 assignmentTry to find out more adjectives which can describe a person’s personalityCommunication task (Activity 3) on P9Review the words we’v learned