I . Read the passage quickly and find the correct paragraph for the main ideas of each paragraph in three minutes. 1.The Amber Room become one of the wonders of the world Para1 2.A new Amber
Room was built. Para2 3. The King of Prussia give the Amber Room to the Czar of Russia as a gift. Para3 4.The Amber Room was made. Para4 5.The Amber Room got lost. Para5
Step II Skipping（跳读3’） True or false ?The design of the room wasn’t popular in those days. ?In fact, the room was designed for the palace of Frederick. ?In 1716 he gave the Amber Room to Peter the Great. ?Catherine I had the Amber Room moved to a palace outside St Petersberg. ?Recently, the Russians have built a new Amber Room at the summer palace. ?In 2003 it was ready for the people of St Petersburg.
Step III Sentence-analyzing(长难句剖析) 10’（背诵下面6个 重点句子） 1.It was also a treasure decorated with gold and jewels, which 主语 系动词 表语 定语 took the country’s best artists about ten years to make. 定语从句 2.In 1770 the room was completed the way she wanted. 定语从句 主语 3.Sadly, although the Amber Room was considered one of the 让步状语从句 wonders of the world, it is now missing. 主语系动词 表语
4.There is no doubt that the boxes were then
put on a train for Konigsherg, which was
at that time a German city on the Baltic Sea. 5.After that, what happened to the Amber
Room remains a mystery.
6.This was a time when the two countries
were at war.