Presentation on theme: "Unit 1b Vocabulary practice"— Presentation transcript:
1 Unit 1b Vocabulary practice character (n) the qualities that make up someone’s personality appearance (n) the way a person or thing looks to other people
2 Character aggressive ambitious arrogant bossy careful/careless caring/uncaringconsiderate/inconsiderateeasy-goinggood/bad-temperedfriendly/unfriendlygreedyhard-workinghonest/dishonestsensitive/insensitivesociable/unsociableoutgoingmature/immaturereliable/unreliablemoodyorganised/disorganisedoptimistic/pessimisticpatient/impatient
3 Appearance Body: He's slim. She's quite tall. He's of medium build. He's well-built.He's rather plump(= not slim).He's broad-shouldered.He's quite muscular.He's a bit overweight. (→ He's fat.)She's quite tall.She's of medium height.She's a woman of average height.She's a woman of below average height.She's not very tall.(→ She's short.)
4 Hair: She's got long blonde curly hair. She's got red wavy hair. She's got short straight hair.She's got dark spiky hair.She's got shoulder-length hair.He's got a receding hairline.→ He's going bald.→ He's bald (= he's got no hair).
5 Complexion: Eyes: He's dark (= with dark hair and dark skin). He's fair (= with blond hair and pale skin) (Also suntanned, pale-skinned.)Eyes:She's got big brown eyes.small blue(Also almond-shaped, hazel, etc)She's got long eyelashes.bushy/thick/thin eyebrows.
7 Other features: Age: He has a moustache / a beard / a goatee. (A mole, a scar, side-burns, freckles, etc)She wears glasses.Age:He's in his early forties. (→ Probably between 40 and 43)(also in his mid sixties, in his late twenties.)
8 การถามและตอบ Character Appearance A: What is your friend like? B: She's quite extrovert, but a bit too talkative.AppearanceA: What does your friend look like?B: She's tall and quite slim, with short blonde curly hair and blue eyes.