Unit 5 Films. Reading I. 南京市板桥中学 裴伟旭. 1993 年，她与世长辞，享年 63 岁。 “天使回天国去了。” —— 伊丽莎白 · 泰勒. 1999 年 6 月 15 日 她获选 美国电影协会（ AFI ）“ 百年最伟大女明星 ”。 2002 年 5 月，联合国儿童基金会在其总部为一尊以她名字命名的青铜雕像揭幕，她是获此殊荣的 唯一 一人。 2004 年 获选 有“时装圣经”之称的著名时尚杂志 《VOGUE》 评选的“ 世界时尚名人 ”女性 第 1 名 。 ……. Audrey Hepburn.
Unit 5 Films
Match the words with their meanings.
Kitty has found an article on the star in a magazine.
Please turn to page 82, read the article quickly and take some notes about her.
Kitty’s favourite star
Date of birth: _________________
Place of birth: _________________
Death date: _________________
Death cause: _________________
4th May 1929
20th January 1993
Kitty wants to make a homepage for Audrey Hepburn. She divides the homepage into several parts.
Hepburn’s last days
Hepburn’s last days
not onlyin the USA
but also in other parts of the world.
*not only…but also…“不仅……而且……”
A great _______, a great _______,
a great ___________.
Help Kitty check the notes. Write a ‘T’ if the sentence is true. Write an ‘F’ if it is false.
taking ballet lessons
( F )
1 She began acting in films at a very young age.
2 She loved singing and her dream was to become a singer.
3 She had put all her effort into ballet training before she entered the film industry.
4 She had been a writer before she became an actress.
( F )
put one’s effort into “把精力投入到…….”
( T )
( F )
We should ______________________study.
put most of our effort into
Monte Carlo Baby
Breakfast at Tiffany’s
My Fair Lady
Met__________________________, in ______
famous French writer Colette
the beginning of her successful career
mark the beginning of… “标志着…的开始”
won an _____________________
Oscar for Best Actress
What did Hepburn do in Roman Holiday?
*be chosen to do “被选中去做某事”
play the lead role(of)“扮演主角”
won a _________________
Some of her ___________ films. She earned four more __________________________
four more = another four “另外四项”
Made her _______________ in ________
*make one’s final appearance“最后一次露面”
By ___________________________, she reminded us that ______________________________
*by doing sg. “通过做某事” remind sb. that “提醒某人…”
showing us the beauty of nature
we should protect the environment
A great humanitarian(Para 7)
1 What else did Hepburn do besides acting?
2 Was she honoured with a number of awards because of her effort in charity?
devoted …to … , spent … working closely with UNICEF to help ...
*be honoured with“被授予….”
Yes. In 1992, …presented her with the Presidential Medal of Freedom …
*present sb. with sth. “颁发….给某人”
Audrey Hepburn’s last days(Para 8)
Hepburn died because of _______
What happened on 20th January 1991?
Hepburnpassedawaypeacefully in her sleepat the age of63.
at the age of…..“在….的年纪”
Steve Jobs _________________________
passed away at the age of 56.
General introduction of Audrey Hepburn
Hepburn’s early life
Hepburn’s achievements in charity
Hepburn’s acting career
The structure of the text
1. Hepburn won the Tony Awards
2. Hepburn played the lead role in the play Gigi.
3. Hepburn met Colette in France.
4. Hepburn earned an Oscar for Best Actress.
5. Hepburn put most of her effort into ballet training.
6. Hepburn earned four more Oscar nominations
7. The President of the United States presented her
with the Presidential Medal of Freedom
8. Hepburn’s only TV series—Gardens of the World
with Audrey Hepburn.
9. Always-Audrey Hepburn’s last appearance in films.
10. Hepburn died of cancer in 1993.
Audrey Hepburn is one of the a________ favourite actresses. Before she entered the film industry, she put all her e_____ into ballet training. The famous writer, Colette insisted that Audrey was the perfect girl to play the l_____role in Gigi. It _______ the beginning of Audrey’s successful career. She won an O____ for Best Actress for her role in the film Roman Holiday. Later, she also won the Tony A_____ for the play Ondine. During her life, Audrey earned four more Oscar n__________.
Audrey’s achievement went b_______ the film industry. People remember her not just as a great actress, but also as a great
h______________. She d________ much of her time to charity. Her efforts in this area also earned a number of awards.
On 20th January 1993, Audrey p_______ away at the age of 63.
Task5 Retell the story of Audrey Hepburn.
Audrey Hepburn’s lifetime
not only … but also…; a great…a great… a great…
be born;at a very young age;put most of her effort into…
attract the writer’s attention; play the lead role;
mark the beginning of…; win an Oscar for Best Actress;
Tony Award; four more; make her final appearance
devote…to…; work closely with; be honoured with;
present sb. with…
Audrey Hepburn’s last days:
have cancer; pass away; at the age of…
Remembering Audrey Hepburn
1 Read the text until you can read it correctly and fluently.
2 Do some extra exercises.