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Unit 5
Traveling Abroad

Australia (Sydney Opera House )

美国大峡谷 The Grand Canyon

Imagination:
If you are offered a chance to study abroad for a yea

r, where would you like to go? Would you like to go abroad for academic purposes?

Do you want to go abroad for a further study? world-famous universities.

Oxford University

Cambridge University

Harvard University

麻省理工学院 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

麻省理工学院 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

耶鲁大学 Yale University

What are the advantages and disadvantages of studying abroad?

Advantages:
a. It’s

fun to live in a new country.

b. It will help us to be independent. c. easier to learn a foreign language; d. easier to learn advanced knowledge and technology;

e. learn a lot about local customs and broaden our mind;

f. relax and get rid of anxiety; g. People who leaves their native countries have many new experiences.

Disadvantages: a: At first it is difficult to communicate with others;

b: cost a lot of money;
c: it may be tiring to live in a new country; d: if a child studies alone in a new country, he/she must look after himself/herself.

New words
资格 ,资格证明
推荐;介绍

qualification n.
recommend vt.

舒服;舒适;安慰
代替品

comfort n. & vt.
substitute n.

需要;需求

requirement n.

学校的.学院的

academic adj. tutor n. numb adj. acknowledge vt. occupy vt. enterprise n.

家庭教师;导师; 助教
麻木的.失去知觉的

承认;确认; 答谢
占领,使忙于

事业;计划;事业心

Expressions
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 1.适应,调节 2.保持优秀成绩, 继续干下去 3.相适应,相融合 4.获得签证 5.学生自助食堂 6.工商管理资格证 7.学术要求 8.因。。。而麻木 9.就。。。而言 10.忙于做 11.应该做 ? adjust to ? keep it up ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? fit in get one’s visa the student cafeteria a business qualification academic requirements be numb with as far as one be concerned be occupied with deserve to do

Reading

I. Listen to the tape carefully and answer the two questions.

1. Which country does Xie Lie study in? How long has she been there? She studies in England. She’s been there
for six months. 2. Which two types of people have helped Xie Lei most since she came to England?

The host family and her tutor.

First reading
II. Scan the text and put the events into order.
_____The difficulties Xie Lei met while living in London; _____The newspaper will follow Xie Lei’s progress in later editions. _____The general introduction to Xie Lei and her study; _____The advantages that Xie Lei gained while living with a host family. _____ Xie Lei is now getting along well and is living an active life. _____ Xie Lei, a Chinese girl, is studying in a foreign country--England. _____Xie Lei is getting used to the Western University’s way of learning.

I. Choose the best answer..

Second reading

1) Who does Xie Lei board with in England? A. Her classmates B. Herself C. A host family D. Her family 2) Why does Xie Lei have such a decision that she would like boarding while studying in England? A. She feels lonely while staying in a foreign country. B. She is afraid to get used to a new life in a new country. C. She can make good preparations for her courses. D. She can have opportunities to learn more about life and customs in a new country.

3) How does Xie Lei try to get used to the new life in England? A. She tries to avoid rising a feeling of homesick. B. She tries to join in a few university clubs to share more social activities and meet some people she had much in common with C. She tries to put her heart into her preparation course. D. She tries to protect herself from the strange environment and does nothing to make herself familiar with the culture. 4) What can we learn from Xie Lei according to the passage? A. She is timid. C. She is determined. B. She is responsible D. She is honest.

? 5.What dose the passage mainly tell us? ? A. Idioms are not so difficult to understand. ? B. Foreign students like Xie Lei need one year to prepare for their majors. ? C. Chinese student Xie Lei adjusts to a whole new way of life and makes progress in study. ? D. Chinese student Xie Lei fits in well with her host family.

Second reading

I. Choose the best answer..

1) Who does Xie Lei board with in England? A. Her classmates B. Herself C. A host family D. Her family 2) Why does Xie Lei have such a decision that she would like boarding while studying in England? A. She feels lonely while staying in a foreign country. B. She is afraid to get used to a new life in a new country. C. She can make good preparations for her courses. D. She can have opportunities to learn more about life and customs in a new country.

3) How does Xie Lei try to get used to the new life in England? A. She tries to avoid rising a feeling of homesick. B. She tries to join in a few university clubs to share more social activities and meet some people she had much in common with C. She tries to put her heart into her preparation course. D. She tries to protect herself from the strange environment and does nothing to make herself familiar with the culture. 4) What can we learn from Xie Lei according to the passage? A. She is timid. C. She is determined. B. She is responsible. D. She is honest.

? 5.What dose the passage mainly tell us?
? A. Idioms are not so difficult to understand. ? B. Foreign students like Xie Lei need one year to prepare for their majors. ? C. Chinese student Xie Lei adjusts to a whole new way of life and makes progress in study. ? D. Chinese student Xie Lei fits in well with her host family.

the following sentences are true or false
1. Xie Lei came to the university to complete a science qualification.

2. At first, Xie Lei didn’t get used to the life in London, now she gets used to it.

business

3. Xie Lei lives in the student accommodation. a host family

4. Xie Lei found the preparation course was useless to learn.
beneficial

Write a summary in 30 words.
? The text mainly tells us a Chinese student named Xie Lei is studying at an English university, which introduces us her study life there and how she solved the difficulties she faced. (32 words)

Discussion
What kind of person do you think Xie Lei is? Discuss with you partners and find evidence in the article to support your opinion.

excellent

can face difficulties bravely

What kind of person Xie Lei is?
determined studies well diligent

Two in a group to make a dialogue: Suppose one of you is a newspaper reporter. You want to interview Xie Lei about her life in England. The following words or phrases may help you: Keep it up, get along, make progress, board, adjust to, It is the first time….get used to, as far as one is concerned, feel at home, all the best, etc.

Expressions
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 1.apply for 2. get used to 3.take up 4. bus fare 5.get lost 6.ask a passer-by for directions 7.board with 8.refer to 9. feel at home 10.all the best ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 申请 习惯于 占据 公共汽车费 迷路 想过路人问路 寄宿 提及,参考 感觉自在 一切顺利


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