Presentation on theme: "Module 5 Unit 1 Word power Who was he? He is ----helpful Chairman Mao encouraged us to learn from him on March 5th. -----warmhearted ----- unselfish/selfless."— Presentation transcript:
Who was he? He is ----helpful Chairman Mao encouraged us to learn from him on March 5th. -----warmhearted ----- unselfish/selfless He was a soldier and died at an early age after the founding of PRC. In March every year, we learn from him to offer help to others Ⅰ Lead-in
Exercise Match these adjectives to their meanings
treating people as his friends spending more time in study or work deserving trust having or showing that someone has good manners always has consideration for others providing help or always being willing to help others 1.friendly 2.considerable 3.helpful 4.well-mannered 5.hardworking 6.dependable/ reliable
generous talkative moody timid （胆怯的 ） determined fill in the blanks Exercise 1. When you talk to my cousin, Tommy, I am sure your topic will never dry up because he is quite fond of talking That is to say my cousin is t________ alktive
2. He is not mean with his money but willing to share or ready to give others freely. So he is ______ 3. It is difficult to get on well with Mr. Smith because his feeling or mood is always changing quickly. So Mr. Smith is ____________ generous moody
4. He is so t______ that he quite easily got frightened. 5. Don’t waste time to persuade him to give up his plan he has make the decision firmly. So he is a d________ person. imid etermined
Read the following dialogue: pay attention to the words in colours A: At first,when I saw my best friend start to spend time with new friends, I was jealous. But now I am open- minded because I have new friends to spend time too. B: Yes! I noticed that sometimes you were moody at the beginning of last term. However, I am pleased to see that you are much more cheerful these days. Ⅲ
We’ve known Eight Honors and Eight shames. What kind of theses words we should honor to and what kind of words we should shame on? jealous moody open- minded cheerful
The adjectives in red are negative The adjectives in blue are positive
Check whether these words are positive or negative generous narrow-mindeddishonest warm-heartedstubbornreliable moody honestpolitefriendly bad-tempered unkind open-minded boring helpful impolite
Read these pairs of adjectives pay attention to their meanings Group 1 strong-minded---determined shy ------timid (easily get frightened/shy) friendly------kind happy-----cheerful Tip: Having the same or similar means------ synonyms Ⅳ
Group 2 hard-working--------lazy generous-----selfish talkative-------quiet polite------rude Tip :Having the opposite meaning---- -antonyms
Once upon a time, there was an old king who had a daughter and a son. When he was dying, he still has the problem that who should be chosen to be inheritor. His daughter was beautiful,smart, open- minded, self-confident, well-mannered, good –tempered, polite, modest, strong-minded and generous, which are the right personalities for a wise King.
However, his son was on the very opposite. According to the tradition, his son, the prince should be the future King. But …… …… ?
smart, open-minded, self-confident, well- mannered, good – tempered, polite, modest, strong-minded and generous ？ Can you describe the personalities of the prince
What decision would you make if you were the old king?
Try to help Ding Wei to finish the letter on page 7 keys 1 easy-going 2 quiet 3 shy 4 friendly 5 honest 6 hard-working 7serious 8 strict
Try to speak highly of your friends with as many positive adjectives as you can to make the others believe that your friend is the best. I like my partner because he is hard-working, brave and strong.... Ⅴ
Discussion In your opinion, what kind of person is easy to get along with and make friends with? What characteristics would you not like a friend to have.
1. Try to find more adjectives that describe personalities 2. Finish Part B on page 7 3. Preview Grammar and usage