Module 4 life in the future Unit 2
Everyone will have a small plane.
beach buy do some sightseeing look forward to stay take go
I’m a little girl.I’m look
ing _____________ forward to doing something interesting.This week I am going to
Qingdao. I am going to ______________there do some sightseeing and lie on the______. beach
buy And I am going to _____ a lot of things for my friends there.I am going to______ in Qingdao stay for a week.So I am going to ______my books take with me and ____ go over my lessons in the evening.
like? ? Maybe there won’t be --? There will be --? 2.What will students and teachers do? ? Students will --? Teachers will---
will school in the future be
air land machine rain robot sea space traffic
n. 天空；空中；空气 n. 陆地 n. 机器 n. 雨；雨水 v. 下雨 n.机器人 n. 海； 海洋 n. 太空；空间 n. 交通
Words and expressions
jam traffic jam wind true come true here is/ are… bike car cheap everywhere
n. 堵塞；拥挤 交通拥挤 n. 风 adj. 真的；真实的
n. 自行车 n. 汽车；轿车 adj. 便宜的 adv. 到处、处处
Words and expressions
not only…but also into long heavy light easy working hour short rise as well 不仅…;而且 prep. 进入……里面 adj. 长的；长时间的 adj. 繁重的；沉的 adj. 轻的; 轻松的；少量的 adj. 容易的 adj. （有关）工作的 n. 小时 adj. 短的；短暂的；矮的 v. (rose) 升起； 上升 和；又；也
Reading and vocabulary
1 Work in pairs. Look at the pictures and describe what you see. Use the words and expression from the box to help you.
Air land job machine rain robot sea space traffic jam wind
2 Read the passage and match the pictures in Activity 1 with the paragraphs.
3 Match the paragraphs with the headings.
A 3 Jobs□ D 4 Travel□ C 1 Weather □ B 2 Clothes □
1.What will life be like in the future? 未来的生活会怎么样？ 2. Which ones will come true? 其中那些会变成现实呢？ 例如：He hopes his dreams come
3. The sea level will rise as well. 海平面也会升高。 = too
4. No more expensive cars – it’ll be cheap to travel everywhere by plane, not only over land, but also over the sea or even into space. “not only … but also…” 表示“不但· · · · · · 而且······” 例如： She can not only swim but also surf. 她不但会游泳，还会冲浪。
注意： “not only …but also…” 在连接主语时， 谓语动词的单复数要由but also 后面的 人称的单复数决定。例如:
1) Not only I but also my father likes watching television. 不仅我，连我父亲 也喜欢看电视。 2) Not only I but also my parents like watching television. 不仅我， 连我父母亲 也喜欢看电视。
1 People have to change clothes in hot weather.□ 2 The weather will be warm in spring.□ 3 A lot of people will travel by plane so maybe there will be traffic jams in the √ air. □ 4 People will have long holidays √ becausemachines will do heavy work. □
air cheap everywhere into rise true Will travel in future be expensive ? No, it’ll be (1)_____. everywhere cheapWe’ll travel (2)_______ by plane. We’ll be able to (3)______over rise the traffic jams on the land, and we’ll be into able to go (4)___space. But maybe there’ll air be traffic jams in the (5)_____too. What do you think? Do you think this idea about true life in the future will come(6)_____?
easy expensive hot large light long warm
cheap cold cool difficult heavy short small
comfortable good interesting new rough short strong uncomfortable bad boring old smooth long weak
7 、 Work in pairs. Talk about life in the future.
A:I think everyone will have a small plane so travelling will be easy. B:Yes, but I think there will be traffic jams in the air.
-- I think planes will be very large so flying will be very cheap. 燃料 -- Yes, but I think the fuel will be expensive.
-- I think the weather will be hot all year so the winter will be very short.
-- Yes, but I think there’ll be heavy rain and strong wind.
Writing 8 Look at the sentences. Working hours will be short. People will have long holidays. Working hours will be short so people will have long holidays.
Now complete the sentences with so. 1.Every family will have a plane so…
Every family will have a plane so travelling will be easy.
2.The weather will get hot so … The weather will get hot so the iceberg will melt and the sea level will rise as well .
3. Machines and robots will do the heavy and difficult jobs so …
Machines and robots will do the heavy and difficult jobs so people will only do light and easy work.
1.People in the north often go skating in winter. (next winter) People in the north will go skating next winter. 2. There are two cinemas in that town. (next year) There will be two cinemas in that town next year. 3. He comes back late. (in two days) He will come back late in two days 4. She is a conductor of a train. (soon) She will be a conductor of a train soon. 5. Li Ming is ten years old. (next year) Li Ming will be ten years old next year.
张开想象的翅膀，畅想一下未来的 校园生活，请大家用英语写一篇 短文，70词左右。