Unit 1 Language Study ------Direct and indirect speech By sunny
About friends • A friend in need is a friend indeed. • A simple friend seeks to talk with you about your problems. A real friend seeks to help you with your problems. • A simple friend thinks that the friendship is over when you have argument. A real friend knows that it’s not a friendship until after you’ve had a fight.
Useful expressions • so ---that--- / so that • the manage of the company manage to do something • an aircraft crash • a deserted village/island • develop healthy bodies • as usual • realize one’s hope/ambition • even though • treat ---as--- • share (in) something • care about / care for
Task1: A Face-to-face Interview • Chuck became famous after he was rescued from the deserted island. He returned to the civilization/the cultivated world. Many people wanted to know him. Suppose you are reporters from news agencies. Now there is a press conference(记者招待会). Try to make a face-to-face interview with Hanks.
Task2: Discussion • Now four people are in an airplane that is going to crash. One is a policeman , one is a doctor, one is a teacher, and one is a scientist. There is only one parachute. Decide who should get the parachute and explain why.
Word study • honest --- never tell lies • classical pop/rock /light/folk/traditional/ • sorrow/unhappiness/sadness • argue/quarrel/disagree • loyal/good/true • hunt for • fond of /interested in • brave /fearless • in order to/ so as to • smart /clever/bright
present past present perfect Past perfect Past Past or past perfect Past perfect Past perfect Direct Speech Indirect Speech
Change the following into indirect speech. • “I will take care of you.” Chuck said. • “Did you get e-mails from your friends?”She asked. • “have you got e-mails from your parents?” she asked. • Wilson asked “How long have we been in this place?
Exercise 1 • 1. The visitor said that he was very glad to visit our factory. • 2. “I don’t like American movies very much.” the women said to us/told us. • 3. Uncle Wang said that there was something wrong with the front wheel. • 4. The teacher said to the students, “ We are going to have a meeting at three o’clock. • 5. The students asked when they should go outing that autumn.
6. “I’ll try to finish reading the book by the end of this week,” she asked. • 7. The daughter told her father that mum had gone to the supermarket. • 8. “Are you going to mail the gifts to your parents?” Sara’s friend asked her. • 9. Tom asked Bob why he had been so excited that day. • 10. “How can I solve the problem?” Sandra asked her friend.
Tell Chuck what Wilson says • Chuck, Wilson asks why you want to leave this island. • Am I not your friend? • Chuck ,Wilson asks whether or not he is your friend. • How long have we been here? • Chuck, Wilson asks how long you have been here. • How will we leave? • Chuck, Wilson asks how you will leave. • That might be dangerous. • Chuck, Wilson says that might br dangerous. • Will you take care of him? • Chuck, Wilson asks if you will take care of him. • I’m scared, Chuck. • Chuck, Wilson says he is scared.