Unit 13 People
Remember these Sayings
1. Make hay while the sun shines.
2. Strike while the iron is hot.
3. Never put off till tom
orrow what you can do today.
4. Practice makes perfect.
5. Reading is to the mind while exercise to the body.
Words and Expressions
beard blond sunglasses uniform moustache heel sleeve facial expression connection chain
n. 胡须 adj. 淡黄色的，浅色的 n. 墨镜 n. 制服 n. 八字须 n. 鞋跟 n. 衣服袖子 adj. 面部的 n. 表情，表达能力，用词 n. 联系，连接 n. 链条，一连串的事物
beard, blond, long, serious, sunglasses, teenager, thin, uniform Hair: dark, red, shoulder–length, straight, short blond, long
curly blond hair
beard, blond, long, serious, sunglasses, teenager, thin, uniform Age: middle–aged, old, teenager in her/his (early/mid/late) twenties/thirties moustache Special features: beard
beard, blond, long, serious, sunglasses, teenager, thin, uniform General: good–looking, short, tall overweight slim
beard, blond, long, serious, sunglasses, teenager, thin, uniform Clothing: cap, high-heeled shoes, T-shirt long-sleeve shirt, sunglasses, uniform in uniform short-sleeve shirt
beard, blond, long, serious, sunglasses, teenager, thin, uniform Facial expressions: happy, serious, sad
Listen to the police description and find which people in the photo below they are looking for?
Announcer: Police are looking for four people in connection with a robbery. They were last seen in the London area. The first is a white man. He is quite tall with short, dark hair. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, a blue shirt and sunglasses. The second is a white man wearing glasses. He is bald and was last seen wearing a white shirt and holding books under his arm.
The third is a black woman. She has short hair and was last seen wearing a black and white striped top with a gold chain around her neck. The fourth person is an old white man. He has grey hair and a gray beard and was last seen wearing glasses with red frames and a blue, white and red shirt, If you see any of these people, please contact ……
Describe one of your classmates, the other students try to guess who it is.
1. Where do your strengths and weaknesses lie? --- What are your strengths and weaknesses? 2. get a better sense of yourself --- get a better understanding of …
If you know what your strengths are and use them appropriately / in an appropriate way, you will gain a better sense of yourself and make rapid progress in your studies.
3. concentrate on / upon what is really important. --- focus (one’s attention ) on … fix one’s mind / attention on …
You are a gifted student. If you concentrate / focus on what is really important and remember all the learned material, you will become a learned man.
1. Read the new words and expressions of Lesson 1; 2. Do the test on page 8 (Lesson 1, Ex. 1) and then find out your score on page 91.
Take turns to describe people in the photos. Your partner guesses who it is.