Unit 1 Festivals around the world
Listening on Page 6
Li Mei and Wu Ping are going with their friends Carla and Hari to the Car
First Listening: Listen once and get the main idea.
Second Listening: Answer the questions. Third Listening: Check your answer.
Listening (Page 41)
Listen to this conversation between Chen Bin and his American friend, Joey. What is the main topic of their conversation？
The main topic of the conversation is about the meaning
of Easter and some of its traditional customs.
Listen again and fill the blanks. In which season? Who celebrates? The reason for the festival? On which day of the week? What things represent Easter?
In which season?
Who celebrates? The reason for the festival? On which day of the week?
spring Christian around the world
a story about Jesus coming back to life
hot cross buns, eggs, bunnies, lilies
What things represent Easter?
Listening (Page 45)
Answer key for exercise 1: 1. Mother's Day 2. Valentine's Day 3. Well Dressing Festival 4. Easter 5. Cherry Blossom Festival
1. But she didn’t turn up. I’m very happy you turned up so early. turn up出现, 出席(某活动)，到场 turn up the radio. 开大音量 turn down 关小音量；拒绝 turn on / turn off 打开/关闭 turn out to be / that… 结果是
turn to sb. for help 向某人求助
2. … and he thought she would keep her word. He is a man who always keeps his word. Don’t _______________, otherwise, no one will trust you. break your word keep one’s word 守信 break one’s word 失信
have word 获得消息；听说
have a word with 与某人谈话
have words with 与……吵嘴
leave word 留言
in a word 总而言之 in other words 换句话说
3. He was not going to hold his breath for her to
breathe v. 呼吸
hold one’s breath 屏住呼吸
breath I can hold my ______ (breathe) for one minute.
take a deep breath 深呼吸
out of breath 上气不接下气
4. As Li Fang set off for home, he thought...
The bomb set off among the crowd.
A woman’s beauty is set off by her clothes and jewellery.
【拓展】 “set” phrases set down 写下；记下 set up 建立；创建 set about doing sth. 着手做某事
set sb. to do sth. 使某人开始工作
set sb. doing sth. 使某人处于某种状态
Write the rules on the exercise books.
Where there is a will, there is a way. 有志者，事竟成。