Unit 5. Theme Parks. Learning New Words. 昌吉回族自治州第二中学 潘鲁阳. Target Words. Warming Up. Have you ever heard of Tarzan ?. Where is Tarzan from?. Look at the lyrics( 歌词 ) and listen carefully ！. Oo-ee-oo-ee! Deep in the jungle in the land of adventure lives Tarzan.
Learning New Words
Have you ever heard of Tarzan?
Where is Tarzan from?
Look at the lyrics(歌词) and listen carefully！
Oo-ee-oo-ee! Deep in the jungle in the land of adventure lives Tarzan.
Oo-ee-oo-ee! I am Jane and I love to ride an elephant. My name is Tarzan. I am a jungle man, the tree-top swinger from jungle land.
Come, baby, come! I will take you for a swing(秋千).
Let's go, honey. I'm tinkling.
Tarzan is handsome. Tarzan is strong. He is really cute, and his hair is long.
Tarzan is handsome. Tarzan is strong, so listen to the jungle song.
Oo-ee-oo-ee! I am Tarzan from jungle. You can be my friend.
Oo-ee-oo-ee! I am Jane and I love to ride an elephant.
Tarzan is from the jungle. Tarzan is a jungle-man.
What is a jungle?
Look at the photos, and guess the Chinese meanings of the words.
Fill the blanks with the right words.
Key Words and Phrases
Work with your partners and discuss the meanings of the words or phrases in bold(黑体) in the 8 dialogues.
Guess the meanings of words by reading.
A: Lu Xun is famous as a writer just like Zhou Jielun is famous as a singer. Both of them are famous to Chinese people .
B: Yes, you’re right. Lu Xun is famous for writing a lot of books, and Zhou Jielun is famous for singing many good songs.
be famous as _________________
be famous to__________________
be famous for_________________
A: It is 9 o’clock now. The plane takes off at 10 o’clock. We must go to the airport one hour in advance, so let’s go NOW!!
B: OK, I’m ready. Let’s take a taxi and advance on the airport right now!!
A: Yes! We must hurry!!!
A: I wonder how Li Ming learned to speak English like a native speaker.
B: I also want to know why.
C: Actually, he grew up in New York City and just came back to China several weeks ago.
A: Really? Wow! It’s no wonder he speaks English so fluently and so naturally.
wonder v. _________
(It is) no wonder…_______
A: You see the trees, flowers, the sunshine, and the singing birds…
B: Yes, so beautiful. Every time I get close to nature, I feel very happy.
A: Me, too. Oh, dear! Watch out! Look at the tiger! Don’t get close to it! It’s dangerous!
get close to____________
A: Wow! Look at this painting. It is Van Gogh’s(梵高)!
B: No. It is not Van Gogh’s. This painting is modelled after one of his paintings. It is not a real one.
A: What? It is not real? It looks exactly the same!
B: Yes, but it is a fake(赝品). So it’s not valuable at all and won’t cost much money.
be modelled after
A: I heard you went to Sichuan last week, did you?
B: Yes. I went to Wolong nature preserve to see pandas. You know they are so lovely.
A: Did you see pandas eat food？
B: I did. They mainly eat a kind of bamboo(竹子), but the places where the bamboo grows are fewer and fewer.
A: We must preserve the places where bamboo grows, and also protect the bamboos, or the pandas will have no food to eat.
A: I often feel sleepy in the afternoon. That’s why I fell asleep again in English class today.
B: Me, too. Many of my classmates were sleepy this afternoon, so our English teacher told us a funny story. All the class came to life immediately, and we were laughing loudly. No one was sleepy after that.
A: Wow. That’s good.
come to life ______________
A: Do you want to have a try on the swing（秋千）?
B: The swing swings too violently for me. I’m afraid I may fall off it.
A: Don’t worry. I will hold you and make sure you are safe.
Find the right English words or phrases.
come to life
get close to
be modelled after
be famous for
Fill the blanks with the correct words.
are modelled after
get close to
come to life
is famous for
Using the Words
Read the story on the paper first, and finish the exercises later.
Making wooden animals and wooden swings.
2. Why did the jungle men go to meet the carpenter?
They wanted him to make some wooden amimals.
3. How did the jungle men go to the carpenter’s village?
They walked there.
4. What gift did the jungle men give to the carpenter?
5. How long did it take the carpenter to finish making the things those jungle men wanted?
For 3 days.
True or False
Let’s see what we have learned.
The best way to remember new words is to remember them in context (语境), so try to read as many English sentences as you can.
Easy to remember, and hard to forget.
Remember the new words learnt this period.
Read one English passage in your spare time.