Unit 3 Back to the past. ?. China has a total of 38 cultural and natural heritage sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List （世界遗产名录）. The ancient city of Pingyao. 平遥古城. Ming and Qing Tombs 明清皇家陵寝. Mogao Caves 敦煌莫高窟.
Unit 3 Back to the past
China has a total of 38 cultural and natural heritage sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List（世界遗产名录）.
The ancient city of Pingyao
Ming and Qing Tombs
Mount Emei and Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area
Lijiang in Yunan 云南丽江
What are the four ancient countries ?
The Statue of Zeus
The Taj Mahal
The Hanging Gardens
The ruin of the hanging gardens
The Potala Palace
Is it important to protect cultural heritage?
Do you have any suggestions on how to protect it?
Reading strategy: reading diary entries
When you are reading diary entries recording someone’s travels, you should look for:
dates and place names
facts and historical information
personal feelings and opinions
taken over by the Romans
Mount Vesuvius erupted
Giuseppe Fiorelli was made
director of the Pompeii dig
a commercial city
covered over by sandstorms
discovered by a Swedish
Personal feelings & opinions
hard to imagine…
What a pity!
Study the phrases
Finish KSL P45 Part 2
1. remain vi.
There ________ a few apples on the tree.
The only __________ problem is how to
make more money.
It __________ to be seen whether you are right.
Are there problems _______ to be solved?
This picture ________ a scene of harvest.
The competition attracted over 500 people _________ 8 different countries.
The President was __________ at the ceremony by the Vice-President.
3. surround vt.
He found himself _________ with strangers.
They could see into the courtyard from the roofs of the ___________ buildings.
He didn’t pay attention to his ___________.
With water _________ the island ,everything there looks so beautiful.
My family were _________ at how well I could speak foreign languages.
Her knowledge _________me at that moment.
Her knowledge is ________.
Our holiday was _________ cheap.
5.existvi. existence n.
It seems there _______a serious problem in their work.
The Roman Empire ________for several centuries.
Is there any life __________ on the Mars ?
When did the Great Wall come into ________?
The television station __________ and held for some hours.
He succeeded in _____________ that company in the business competition.
was taken over
1.It was cruel for them to be b______ alive
2.My paintings are h______in the building.
3. She e ______ in anger over the noise.
4.They spent an e ______ sum on the project.
5.Have you collected enough m _____ for the new book?
6.The heavy rain d______ all hope of a picnic.
7.He knocked over a bottle of ink and r____ the table cloth.
8.The storm did a lot of d_______ to the crops.
Peoplestarted to dig in the area for treasure,
which caused much damage.
1.People started to dig in the area for treasure,_______ much damage.
2.______ people started to dig in the area for treasure caused much damage.
3._______ _______ to dig in the area for treasure caused much damage.
A saying goes that Rome wasn’t built in one day.
______a saying goes, Rome wasn’t built in one day.
There is a saying ____ _____Rome wasn’t built in one day.
1.I saw bodies of people had been turned ___stone.
2.I looked at it _______ a pair of binoculars.
3.It was a stopping point __ the Silk Road.
4.There was an ancient water system that ran ______ the city.
5. I saw streets ____ they had been,_____ stepping stones along the road.
6.But even that didn’t prevent the city ____ being buried ______ sand.
1. In 1860, an Italian was made_____ director of the Pompeii dig.
_____ president of the USA, Barack Obama was born in Hawaii .
Mr. Black , manager of the factory is on a trip.
John Smith was head of the research group.
2.We found the ruins ______ interesting.
A. most B. a most C. the most D. More
Of the three books ,Treasure Island is _____interesting.
A. most B. a most C. the most D. more
3.I can see how hungry you were----there is nothing ______on the plate.
A.leaving B. remained
C.left D.to remain
Travelling is certainly good for them, but it remains _____ whether they will enjoy it.
A.to see B.to be seen C.seeing D.seen
4.All the people were buried alive,
A. was the city B. the city was
C. is the city D. the city is
----You forgot to tell him the news.
----Oh, my God. So _________.
A. did I B. I did C. I do D. do I
Finish Part E on page 45
2 Suppose you are Sven Hedin, tell us something about Loulan.
Not only should we protect history and learn from the past civilizations , but we should also protect the present environment and make this world a much better one.
Written work: KSL page6 45-48
Dictation: words and phrases