M3 Unit 3 The Million Pound Bank-Note. Unit 3 Reading. The Million Pound Bank-Note. Act 1, Scene 3. Warming up. * How much do you know about Mark Twain ?. Fill in the basic information about Mark Twain:. Samuel Langhorne Clemens. The water is 2 fathoms deep. Nov. 30th, 1835.
The Million Pound
The Million Pound Bank-Note
Act 1, Scene 3
* How much do you know about Mark Twain?
Samuel Langhorne Clemens
The water is 2 fathoms deep.
Nov. 30th, 1835
(along the Mississippi River)
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
▲a famous speaker
▲liked to tell funny
▲liked to play jokes on
good at writing about children’s adventures
The Guilded Age
Suppose a rich person gives you a large amount of money to use as you like, what will you do with it ? Give the reasons.
Buy a house
Travel around the world
The summer of 1903
A lost American businessman
Two rich brothers
Henry was given a letter with money in it
by the two brothers and was asked not to
open it until 2 o’clock
Two rich gentlemen made a bet on what would happen to a penniless person if he was given a million pound note.
Henry, the hero of the story, an American businessman, carried out to the ocean,
A British ship, for London, passing by, fortunately saved him.
Read Act one again, then fill in the following form.
Reading -pair work(5m)
(2) About a month ago Henry Adams was sailing out of the bay.
(4) Towards nightfall he found himself carried out to sea by a strong wind.
(3) The next morning he was spotted by a ship.
(5) On the ship he earned his passage by working as an unpaid hand.
(1) Henry wandered in London streets.
Write”F”if it is a fact. Write “O”if it is an opinion.