Welcome to Class. Friday, Nov 26th , 2010. Period:40 Unit 7: World Population. Part B: Speaking. I/ Vocabulary:. explosion. 1. (n). /ɪk`spləʊʒn/. -> explosive (adj). /ɪk`spləʊsɪv/ /ɪk`spləʊzɪv /. -> explode (adj). /ɪk`spləʊd/. overpopulation.
-> explosive (adj)
/ɪk`spləʊsɪv/ /ɪk`spləʊzɪv /
-> explode (adj)
2 . ………………..(n) = population explosion
-> over`populate (v)
-> population growth (n)
3. ……….….. (adj)
-> of (n)
2.overpopulation (n) -> overpopulated
-> overpopulate (v)
1. explosion(n)-> explosive (adj) -> explode (v)
-> Third world women know of no safe way to have fewer children/ don’t know safe way to have fewer children
II/ Speaking: 1) Task 1: Causes of overpopulation: Below are some of the causes of population explosion. Put them in order of importance and explain why.
=>What problems are caused by overpopulation?
poor and overpopulated countries.
- Raise an awareness of the problems of overpopulation.
- Raise the people’s living standards.
- Exercise/ implement reward and punishment policies.
- Carry out population education programs
- Eradicate illiteracy
Nowadays, there are many causes of population explosion. This leads to lots of serious problems. The first one is the shortage of food as well aslow living standards. The next one is poor living conditions. Besides, it also causes many other problems such as
shortage or lack of school, hospital, teacher, doctor, nurse, clothes, education... and the state of illiteracy, unemployment, overworking, low
income, unequal rights, children have to work…
We realize the danger of problem, so we ought to find out the solutions to solve them as quickly as possible. We should eradicate illiteracy and carry out population education programs. We should also implement familyplanning programs, exercise reward and punishment policies. Moreover, we should advise people
to use birth control methods.
Good luck to your life!
Shortage of/lack of