CONTENTS Things that really annoy me Pre_task While_task Post_task Telephoning Pre_task While_task Post_task
Things that really annoy me Pre_task Name three things that really annoy you
Look at the cartoons in your text book (page 84) and answer the following question: “What problems is the man having?”
While_task Listen to two old men complaining about modern life. What problems do they have with……? Automated answer phones Domestic machines Car radios Choosing a computer Computer printers Last year’s technology Too much choice
How are their problems similar to the ones in the cartoons?
Post_task People who use mobiles in public places Flat_pack furniture People who drop litter Opening plastic packets What complaints could people have about these things?
I want a mobile, but my mum says “No”. I’ve no idea how you turn this television on. Me want sweeties NOW! Young people don’t say “please” and “thank you” anymore. I can never stay out late, even at weekends. Families don’t sit down and eat together these days. I really want those trainers, but I’m broke_again! How old are they?
ROLEPLAY Dialogue between two people complaining.
TELEPHONING Pre_task Listen and practise saying these telephone numberstelephone numbers 020 7927 4863 01923 272 994 07971 800 261 633488 061 44 501 277 07881 905 024 Music of English _Intonation with numbers_ NNotice how the intonation falls at the end of each group of numbers. AAsk and answer phone numbers with a partner.
While_task Who is speaking to who What they are talking about How well they know each other Listen and decide
Listen again and complete the expressions from the conversations.( page 85) Practise one of the conversations with your partner.
Post_task Receive your role cards and prepare to make a call or answer a phone in front of the class.
This is the end of Unit 10 Thanks for your attention Good luck !