Try to guess what these people famous for. Sir Conan Doyle is famous for stories about Sherlock Holmes. Agatha Christie is famous for for her detective stories.
Joseph Turner is famous for his pictures. John Lennon is famous for his songs. Charlie Chaplin is famous for his films.
William Shakespeare is famous for his plays. Mark Twain is famous for his poems. Daniel Defoe is famous for his books.
Before listening to the text: Read and translate the words and word combinations into Russian: • adventure • sailor • desert island • author`s imagination • realistic
While listening to the text: Listen to the text and answer the questions: 1. When did Daniel Defoe write his most famous novel? Was the story based on real adventures? When was the book published? What is the title of the book? 5. How is Daniel Defoe called for “Robinson Crusoe”?
Listen to the text again and check your answers: 1. When he was nearly 60 years old. 2. Yes, it was. 3. The book was published in 1719. 4. “The Life and Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe”. 5. He is called “the father of English prose”.
After listening to the text: Find the English equivalents for the following words and expressions: • the 18th century • world famous novel • surprising adventures • to live alone • island • a lot of imagination • was published • became popular • believed • made an umbrella
Decide whether the following sentences are true (T) or false (F): F F F F T F.
Homework: • Tell the class about Daniel Defoe's novel • “The Life And Strange Surprising Adventures • Of Robinson Crusoe” • according to the following plan: • theauthor • the main character traits • the novel • five adjectives to describe novel • Use the text on page 86, exercise 26.
Links: http://www.mouseholdwords.com/graphics/authors/doyle.jpg Arthur Conan Doyle http://ziarulzidul.ro/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Agatha-Christie.jpg Agatha Christie http://img.yessy.com/248420293-23739b.jpg Joseph Turner http://bigpicture.ru/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/149.jpg William Shakespeare http://reason.com/assets/mc/jwalker/2010_01/marktwain.jpg Mark Twain http://www.nmm.ac.uk/tserver.php?f=BHC2648_800.jpg&w=400&legacyResize Daniel Defoe http://imaginepeace.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/JL-IMM1.jpg John Lennon http://caneicorporation.typepad.com/.a/6a00e5501500fc8833010536dd10ba970c-800wi Charlie Chaplin http://kemschool94.ucoz.ru/load/1-1-0-21 Шаблон презентации УМК «Английский с удовольствием. 5 – 6 классы. – Обнинск: Титул, 2009.