Unit 1 Great European Cities
Lead in: Speaking
Do you know the countries? Europe
英国 United Kingdom 法国 France Portugal 葡萄牙 d
Spain Italy 西班牙 意大利
Filling Complete the table with the words from Activity 1, Page 1
United Kingdom France Greece Italy Portugal Spain
Rome Lisbon Madrid
Italian Portuguese Spanish
Great European Cities
胜 利 女 神 victoria 蒙 娜 丽 莎 Mona Lisa
维 纳 斯 Venus
Triumphal Arch 凯旋门
香 榭 丽 舍 大 街
the River Seine
The Eiffel Tower 埃菲尔铁塔
Paris is the capital and largest city of
be situated in /on/ from… 位于，坐落于
France, situated on the River Seine. It is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and
one of + 最高级 “最……的…….之一
is visited by more than eight million tourists
“被…参观” be + 过去分词 被动语态 by + 动作执行者
every year. The most popular place for
tourists is the Eiffel Tower, the famous
symbol of Paris.
One of the world’s largest art galleries, the Louvre, is also famous for its restaurants,
café and theatres. About two thirds of
France’s artists and writers live in Paris.
“分数+可数名词复数”作主语， 谓语动词用复数形式 “分数+不可数名词”作主语，谓语动词用单数形式
eg. More than seven tenths of the surface of our planet is covered by water.
Answer the questions:
1、How many tourists come to Paris every year?
2、What is the most popular place for tourists in Paris?
More than eight million
The Eiffel Tower
3、What is the Louvre famous for?
The Louvre is famous for its restaurants, café and theatres. 4、How many artists and writers of France live in Paris?
About two thirds
1. Paris is the capital and largest city of France, situated on the River Seine.
?which is situated on the River Seine. One of the world’s largest art galleries, the is situated/located Louvre___________________ in Paris. be situated on / in / to 位于，处于，坐落在… located is situated/located My bedroom _______________on the top floor of the house. is situated/located just a few minutes from The office_______________ the main station.
be situated be located lie/lies/lay be
2.The city is also famous for it’s restaurant café’s and theatres. 这座城市同样因为它的餐馆，咖啡馆和剧院而闻名。
be famous/known for +某物（原因）“因…而著名” be famous/known as + 称号 “作为…而著名” be famous/known to +某人 “为某人所熟知” 如： Lu Xun_______________________ his work. Lu Xun ______________________ a great writer. is famous/known for Lu Xun ______________________most Chinese people.
is famous/known as is famous/known to
1)Revise the content you have learnt in this class; 2） Finish the exercise in the text book after class; 3）Preview the Grammar in this lesson.
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