Welcome to the world of words ! Without grammar, very little can be conveyed, without words, nothing can be conveyed.
Task 1 According to the phonetic symbols(音标), try to spell the words. youth stage attack violence equal unfair escape reward president opinion [ju:θ] [steidʒ] [əˈtæk] [ˈvaiələns] [ˈi:kwəl] [ʌnˈfeə] [isˈkeip] [riˈwɔ:d] [ˈprezidənt] [əˈpinjən] quality active generous devote peaceful mankind lawyer guidance legal hopeful [ˈkwɔliti] [ˈæktɪv] [ˈdʒenərəs] [diˈvəut] [ˈpi:sful] [mænˈkaind] [ˈlɔ:jə] [ˈɡaidəns] [ˈli:ɡəl] [ˈhəupful]
Task 2 Game:Remember the spelling quickly. quality active generous devote peaceful mankind lawyer guidance legal hopeful
Game:Remember the spelling quickly. youth stage attack violence equal unfair escape reward president opinion reward sentence president opinion
Are there any words that you have known? quality active generous devote peaceful mankind lawyer guidance legal hopeful youth stage attack violence equal unfair escape reward president opinion
Task 3 Guess the meaning of the word in sentence context. • The dress material is of poor qualityand it has been worn out. • Kindness is one of his good qualities, while stubbornness is one of his bad qualities. • 2. Jack often takes an active part in social life. He is not only a good player of the school football team, but also a leader of our English club. • Although he’s quite old, he’s still very active. • 3. It is very generous of you to give so much money to people in the earthquake. • 4. Mo Yan devoted most of his time to writing. • Cheng Qiang devoted his whole life to art.
5. Some stars wanted to lead a peaceful life and didn’t want to be disturbed(打扰) by others. 6. Mandela was a lawyer, and he often offered guidance to people on their legal problems. 7. I am a new teacher. Once I stand on stage, I feel nervous. 8. Wolves will not usually attack human. The Japanese attacked that city at dawn. 9. There is too much sex and violence on TV, which is not good for children’s health. 10. Everyone is equal under the law. Women are equal to men in our country.
11. It’s unfair—Mary gets more money for less work. 12. A tiger escaped from its cage in the zoo last week. When the big fire broke out, he escaped and survived. 13. I helped him. In reward, he gave me a gift. 14. Bill Clinton was elected President of the USA in 1992. 15. I thought the work would be difficult. As a matter of fact, it’s very easy. 16. If I don’t get this work finished on time, I’ll be in trouble. 17. He lost heart finally when he failed again.
Game: Make a sentence using the following words. hopeful stage attack violence equal unfair escape reward president opinion quality active generous devote peaceful mankind lawyer guidance legal youth as a matter of fact in trouble lose heart Task 4 Challenge yourself and try to make up a story using as many words we’ve learnt as possible.
慈善传奇 Charity legend Once he stood on _____, he became _____and excited at once and gave a lot of wonderful performances to people. Besides, he has many good_____. It was _______ of him to donate $300,000,000 to charities. .(慈善) stage In his_____, he showed great talent for singing. youth qualities active generous
Apart from that, he cared a lot for the children, and he is _______ that our world will become a better place for children, and for all________. Because of these, ________ of United State, George. w. Bush, invited him to enter White House to ________ him for his contribution. President hopeful mankind reward
But being a famous person was not always easy. In 2005, something terrible happened and he was____________ in trouble. He was accused of (控告)sexual abuse(虐待) by a boy and then the public and media began to______ him. Misunderstood by others, Jackson thought it was______ to him. attack unfair lost heart
He wanted to lead a _______life, so he had no choice but to turn to ______ and court(法庭) for help. The lawyer offered him some ________________ peaceful lawyer legal guidance. At last, it proved that he was innocent,(清白的无罪的)and the boy told a lie.
In addition, another problem troubled him a lot. Some people thought he changed his black skin into white on purpose, but___________________, it was not true and it was because he suffered from skin disease. In his opinion, black people and white people are _______ and he is proud to be a black person. as a matter of fact equal