You do know my love.
I’m driving at a high speed.
I want to lose my weight.
You should develop a sense of humoryou think about positive What do and have a
the athreeu d e t o w a r d s l i f e . t t i t pictures?
Do they have something in common ?
If someone often makes others laugh, he is humorous or he has a sense of humor. We call him or her a humorist.
How many kinds of humour do you know about?
Two or more speakers make many jokes and funny conversation.
? Customer: What’s that fly(苍蝇) doing in my soup? ? Waiter: Swimming, I think!
Tongue twister 绕口令
Betty bought some butter, but the butter was bitter, so she bought some better butter to make the bitter butter better.
Mark Twain was the
popular and humorous American author.
Not use words, but use their clothes, make-up, the body languages to make people laugh.
Mime 哑剧 Mr. Bean
Use body language to make people fun.
Do you know Who I am ?
I’m Charlie Chaplin
A Master of Nonverbal Humour
Charlie Chaplin He was one of the most famous humorists that can make others laugh all the time. He was a great silent movie star.
Do you know any films that Chaplin starred in?
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Which of the following information about Charlie Chaplin is mentioned in the passage?
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Charlie’s parents (√) Charlie’s wife (×) Charlie’s childhood (√) Charlie’s character (√) Charlie’s film (√) Charlie’s hobby (×) Charlie’s costume (√) Charlie’s children Charlie’s books (×) Charlie’s type of acting
He was born in 1889 _____ He died in 1977 _____
His job is ________ an actor
His type of acting is________ mime
His charming character Switzerland in ___________ The is__ Little Tramp He was given__________ a special ___________ Oscar for his outstanding _____________________ work _____in 1972. Charlie Chaplin
Find out the main idea of each paragraph.
a) What Charlie’s most famous character was like b)Why peaple needed cheering
para.3 para.4 para.5
d)What Charlie’s childhood was like e)An example of a sad situation that he made funny
What effect does Charlie Chaplin's acting have? He made people laugh at a time when they felt depressed, so they could feel more content with their lives.
1.When was he taught to sing and dance?
He was taught to sing as soon as he could speak and dance as soon as he could walk.
2. Unfortunately his father died, leaving the family even worse off. A. richer B. earlier C. poorer D. later 3. You may find it astonishing that Charlie was taught to sing as soon as he could… A. kind B. great C. amazing D. exciting
Can you describe the little tramp?
" The Little
a small black hat a moustache
a walking stick
large trousers worn-out shoes
Tramp" was a poor and homeless person
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1.Cut off the leather top of the shoe 2.Pick out the laces and eat them 3.Try cutting and eating the bottom of the shoe 4.Sit down at the table
He was given a special Oscar for his lifetime outstanding work. He lived the last years of his life in Switzerland, and was buried there in Dec 25th,1977.
We should develop sense of humor and a positive attitude towards life like Chaplin.
A smile always makes a young man.
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face