A: Hi, John! I _____ that you’ve just ______ a new house. B: Yes, the house is very _______and I love it. A: How many rooms does it have? B: It ____ a living room and two bedrooms, ______ a kitchen and a toilet with a bath. A: That’s _________! Is it in the city or in the _________? hear bought pretty has with wonderful suburbs
B: It’s in the suburbs. Houses are _______there than in the __________ area. A: But I’d ________ live in the downtown area. It’s more ___________. B: Yes. But I _______ the ________ and clean air in the suburbs. A: It seems we can not have ______ at the _____ time. cheaper downtown rather convenient preferquietness bothsame
Using the following tips or key phrases to make a new dialogue. Where.....live…..? In….Room …, … Building. …near/far from/close to… I’d like to… We have….with…....have a look at… Show…around Ⅰ
Using the following tips or key phrases to make a new dialogue. …look nice… I think… I don’t think… I prefer… I’d rather… fit so well What’s your size?....try it on? Ⅱ What can I…? I want… What color do you prefer? What do you think of…? How do you like…?
Tell each other where you live on the campus. Talk about your partner’s new fashion. Make a dialogue about buying a pair of shoes or clothes.
Section Ⅱ Being All Ears Listen and Judge 1. ( ) 2. ( ) 3. ( ) 4. ( ) 5. ( ) T F F F F
Listen and Complete My house is very big and comfortable. It is a two story_________. The kitchen, the living room and the dining room are downstairs and the bedrooms are_______ There is a small garden_________ the house and we______ various flowers in it. On Sundays, my father______ in the garden almost all day. The garage is behind the house. We have two cars in it. One is______and the other is my father’s. Both of us_____to work, for we live_______from our offices. apartment upstairs in front ofgrow works minedrive far away
Section Ⅲ Maintaining a Sharp Eye Pre-reading Tasks 1.What does an American house usually look like? 2.What is an apartment? 3.Are there many tall buildings in the suburbs? 4.What does the word”skyscraper” mean? 5.What do you have to pay if you don’t have your own house to live in?
Important words private 3. She is a very private person. 私人的，私营的，私有的 1. Are they public or private? 公办的还是民办的？ 2. Can I speak to you in private? 我可以私下同你谈谈吗？ 她是个非常孤僻的人。
Important words separate n. 分开, 抽印本 a. 分开的, 各自的, 单独的 v. 分开, 隔开, 分居 1. This word has three separate meanings. 这个词有三个不同的意思。 2. Do you want to separate check? 你们要不要分开付帐 ? 3. Would you like separate checks? 你喜欢分开帐单吗？
Important words apartment n. 一套公寓房间. 1. He lives in this apartment building. 他住在这座公寓大楼内。 2. He rented an apartment uptown. 他在住宅区租了一间公寓。 我是说，我们的房子很冷。 3. I mean, our apartment is cold!
Important words suburb n. 郊区 1. Is there a Library in your suburb? rural 乡下；田园 suburb （常用复数）郊区；近郊 urban 都市的；都市式的... outskirts 郊区... 你住的地区有图书馆吗？ 那家工厂坐落于郊区。 2. The factory is located in the suburb.
Important words a place to store garbage a living space a shared yard and parking spaces 一个存放垃圾的地方 一个居住的空间 公用的院子和停车空间 红色字体为非限定动词作定语
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Post-reading Tasks Task 1: Using your own words to retall the writer’s description of an American house. Task 2: Describe your own future house or your ideal house in the future.
Read and Complete talk about seem afford own neither…nor worthwhile call wander around 1I________ to hear a voice in the distance. 2In our class many students_______mobile phones. 3Is it_____________ to buy a house in such a place? 4I can ________ understand ______ speak Japanese. 5I can’t _______ this car because I don’t have much money. 6Very tall buildings are usually________ skyscrapers in the U.S. 7They are always_______________ how to make more money. 8During those days we had no job to do; So we just_________________ the city. seemed own worthwhile neithernor afford talking about wandered around called
Read and Translate 1 In the U.S, the cost of housing is very high. 2 We live close to Beijing Road. 3 Houses in Beijing are much more experience than those in Guangzhou. 4 Some Americans can not afford to buy houses. 5 In the long run, it is more worthwhile to buy a house than to rent one. 6 Four of us share one room.
http://www.wmmenglish.com Click here and enter “Flash Teaching” on Page 1 & 2 for The Infinite Verbs. Section Ⅳ Minding Your Grammar
1. Fill in the following blanks with the proper form of the verbs given in brackets. Exercises 1. I like__________(swim) a lot. 2. Dr. Jones asked me_________(say) it again. 3. _________(work) mothers usually have to work hard both at work and at home. 4. Tom has________(work) in the company for two years. 5. ________________ (play)basketball is my hobby. 6. My grandmother hates_______(see) young men smoking. 7. It took me 2 hours__________(write) the article. swimming to say Working worked Playing/ To play to see to write
2.Translate the following sentences into English. Pay attention to the verb forms. 1. I like drinking a glass of milk in the morning. 2. They began to know each other three years ago./ They have known each other since three years ago.
3. Catherine has graduated from the school. 4. I am watching an English film. 5. We have many things to do.