Presentation on theme: "Pay attention to the following phrases: 1. 一大笔钱 2. 和朋友就 … 打赌 3. 赌赢 / 输 4. 最难以置信的事 5. 倒霉 6. 一家矿业公司 7. 鼓掌 8. 关心某人 / 事 9. 送某人出去 1.a large amount/sum of money."— Presentation transcript:
Pay attention to the following phrases: 1. 一大笔钱 2. 和朋友就 … 打赌 3. 赌赢 / 输 4. 最难以置信的事 5. 倒霉 6. 一家矿业公司 7. 鼓掌 8. 关心某人 / 事 9. 送某人出去 1.a large amount/sum of money 2. make a bet with a friend on sth. 3.win/lose a bet 4. the most incredible tale 5. have very bad luck 6. a mining company 7. clap one’s hands 8. care about sb/sth 9. show sb out
1.Permit me to lead the way.lead the way 2.---How well do you know London?How well --- Not at all. It’s my first trip here. 3.---I wonder if you mind us asking a few questions.I wonder if --- Go straight ahead. 4. His eyes stare at what is left of the brother’s dinner on the table.stare at 5.Towards nightfall I found myself carried out to sea by a strong wing.Towards nightfall 6. The next morning I’d just about given myself up when I was spotted by a ship.was spotted by
7. I earned my passage by working as an unpaid hand, which accounts for my appearance.earned my passage 8. I don’t quite follow you.follow 9. ---If you don’t mind, may I ask you how much money you have?If you don’t mind ---Well, to be honest, I have none. 10. If you’ll excuse me, I think I’ll be on my way.If you’ll excuse me 11. I don’t want your charity. I just want an honest job.
What would happen to Henry at the restaurant? A. He was not taken seriously. B. He was treated politely.
enjoyed a good meal in a restaurant. To his surprise, a million pound note.
refused to take any money, extremely polite to Henry
Fast Reading: Read through the text quickly and then complete the True or False questions. 1.The owner looked down upon Henry when he noticed Henry’s appearance. 2.Henry asked for more of the same food because he is an American who like to eat a lot. 3.When Henry saw the million pound bank- note, he was happy and proud of it. 4.The owner didn’t believe that the bank- note was real and he asked Henry to get out of the restaurant. T F F F
1.What did the hostess feel when Henry came into the restaurant? How do you know? feel 2. How about Henry’s feeling after he finished eating and asked for another one?feeling 3. Why were the owner and hostess shocked when they saw the million pound bank-note in Henry’ hand? shocked 4. What made them trust that the bank-note was genuine?genuine 5. What can we learn from this story?What Read the passage more carefully and find out:
1. 1. She felt very impatient and looked down upon Henry because of his poor appearance. “Why, look at him, he eats like a wolf.” 2. He felt satisfied and full. That was a wonderful meal.satisfied and full 3. Because they never thought that the bank-note belonged to such a person in rags.in rags
4. 4. Mr. Clemens’ words. He said “Two notes in this amount have been issued by the Bank of England this year. No thief would want that to happen.” 5. We shouldn’t judge people by appearance. Money is everything in the capitalist society.
What kind of person is the owner? why? snobbish
1.What can you learn from the text? 2.Is money everything? Discussion