A Guessing Game
How to describe people?
When we introduce people ,what do we write about?
Background （背景） Appearance /qualities
Interest / Hobbies
(兴趣/爱好) Lifetime (生平)
相貌英俊的 good-looking 外表可笑的 funny-looking
外貌平平的 ordinary-looking 白头发的 white-haired 近视的 near-sighted
character： 好心的 kind-hearted 热心的 warm-hearted
心不在焉的 absent-minded 坏脾气的 bad-tempered 很强的意志力 strong-willed 淘气的 naughty
? 教育背景： ? 考取……大学 be admitted to …University ? 从某大学某系毕业 ?graduate from …department of … University ? 获取博士/硕士学位 receive/get a doctor’s/a master’s degree ? 主要事迹： ? 做某种工作 work as ? 一生致力于 devote oneself to ? 专注于 concentrate on ? 决心做 make up one’s mind to do…/be determined to do ? 有……的天赋 have a gift/talent for
成就： 1. 最好的/重要的……之一 one of the best/most important …
set a good example to
be awarded as…
win the …prize
5. 收到好评 6. 获得好成绩 7. 取得巨大成绩
be highly thought of achieve good scores
make great progress become a world champion
9.对……做出贡献 make contributions to 10.创一项新的世界纪录
set a new world record
? 1. 用分词短语 ? 钟南山１９４１年出生在广州，他是中国最伟 大的医生之一 ? Born in Guangzhou in 1941, Zhong Nanshan is one of the greatest doctors in China.
2.巧用with做定语 我的历史老师是个漂亮女士，她长着两只大眼 睛，留着长发。 My history teacher is a beautiful lady with two big eyes and long hair.
3.使用非谓语做状语 ? 1）他毕业于北方的重点大学，专业物理。 ? He graduated from a famous University in the north ,majoring in Physics. ? 2）她从中大英语系毕业后，继续深造。 ? Having graduated from the department of English of Zhongshan University, she went on further education .
? 4.使用倒装句，定语从句 ? 1）他不仅对文学感兴趣，而且还有音乐天赋. ? Not only is he interested in literature, but also he has a gift for music. ? 2）他创立了游泳世界纪录，帮助中国队赢得 一枚金牌。 ? He set a new world record of swimming, which helped to win a gold medal for the Chinese Team.
? 4）他是中国最伟大的小说家，将永远被铭记。 He is one of the greatest novelists in China ,who will be always remembered.
5.用同位语 王萍, 一个十八岁女孩, 热爱读书
Wang Ping, an 18-year-old girl, loves reading books.
Wang Ping, a girl aged 18, loves reading books.
Practice with your partner:
1. An Australian Allan Stewart was born on March 7, 1915. He became the oldest man to receive a master’s degree over the world in 2006.(非谓语和同位语) Born on March 7, 1915, Allan Stewart， an Australian, became the oldest man to receive a master’s degree over the world in 2006.
2. Therefore, in his eighties, he decided to
study law. After studying law, he received
his third degree in 2006. (定语从句) Therefore, in his eighties, he decided to study law, after which he received his third degree in 2006.
1）Born in…on…, sb is one of the most famous .... 2）Sb, one of the most famous…, was born in…on… 3）Sb, born in…on, is generally believed to be … 姓名： 史蒂芬· 霍金 国籍：英国 出生日期：1942年1月8日 评价：最杰出的科学家之一
1. Born in Britain on January 8th, 1942, Stephen Hawking is one of the bestknown scientists in the world.
2. Stephen Hawking, one of the bestknown scientists in the world, was born in Britain on January 8th ,1942. 3. Stephen Hawking, (who was) born in Britain on January 8th ,1942, is generally believed to be one of the best-known scientists in the world.
Find out the good sentences in the possible version and underline them with your partner
An introduction to Lu Xun Born in Shaoxing, Zhejiang Province, Lu Xun with real name Zhou Shuren abandoned the study of medicine. Not only was Lu Xun a well-Known Chinese writer, but also he was the father of modern Chinese literature. His novels have been translated into many languages , some of which have been made into films or collected in high school textbooks.
Find out the good sentences in the possible version and remember them with your partner
A brief introduction to Lu Xun Born in Shaoxing, Zhejiang Province, Lu Xun with real name Zhou Shuren abandoned the study of medicine. Not only was Lu Xun a well-Known Chinese writer, but also he was the father of modern Chinese literature. His novels have been translated into many languages , some of which have been made into films or collected in high school textbooks.
Now comes your turn!
假如你叫白云，从广告上得知广州某公司需要工 程师。写信应聘。要求内容包含如下要点。 (1) 姓名：白云，出生于广州市越秀区，年龄27岁。 (2) 2001年毕业于中山大学，后来留学英国伦敦大 学。 (3) 2005年数学方面成果显著，获博士学位。 (4) 英国一家公司想用高薪聘用他，但拒绝了。 (5) 为了报效祖国，于2006年毅然回国。 （6）有数学天赋。 注意： 1）介绍必须包括所有内容要点，但不要逐条译成英 语。
基础写作（2012广东高考真题） 你接受了一项写作任务，要为英语校报写一篇人物介绍。 【写作内容】请根据以下信息，介绍一位传奇人物
姓 名：Allan Stewart ① 国 籍：澳大利亚 出生日期：1915年3月7日 世界纪录：2006年获硕士学位时年龄最大 学习态度：挑战自我，永远为时不晚。 第一个学位：1936年获得 第二个学位：医学博士 第三个学位：80多岁时决定学习法律，2006年获得硕士学位。 第四个学位：2012年通过网络学习获得，善于合理安排学习时间 ,受到老师表扬。
参考词汇：*硕士学位：master’s degree; **博士：doctor 【写作要求】使用5个句子表达全部所给的内容， 并组织成连贯的短文。
2012高考基础写作 [出生背景]Born on March 7, 1915, Allan Stewart, (who is) an Australian, became the oldest man to obtain a master’s degree over the world in 2006. He believes that one is never too old to challenge oneself. [教育情况] He got his first degree in 1936 and then his doctor’s degree in medicine. [主要事迹] Therefore, in his eighties, he decided to study law, after which he obtained his third degree in 2006. [评价] In 2012, he managed to get his fourth In degree by online learning and won praise from his teacher for his good time management in study.