Підручник Англійська мова 7 клас (3-й рік навчання) - Л.І. Морська - Богдан 2015 рік

Unit 8 SCHOOL LIFE

Lesson 65

1. Listen and read the dialogue. Act it out in pairs.

A: What’s your hobby?

В: I like to dance very much.

A: What kind of dances do you dance?

B: Well, my favourite dances are Tango, Waltz, Cha-cha, Rumba, Samba, the ball-room dances, you know.

A: What about modern dances?

B: Well. I like modem dances as well, and I often dance Rock-n-roll and Disco.

2. Read the words and word combinations with their translations.

to follow the speaker’s


слідкувати за словами

words In the text


мовця у тексті

to listen to the


слухати магнітофон

tape-recorder to render the dialogue


передавати зміст діалогу

In English


англійською мовою

to Interpret In English


перекладати англійською

to translate into English


мовою (усно) перекладати англійською

voice

[vɔis]

мовою (письмово) голос

to be similar to


бути подібним до

a baby

['beibi]

немовля

to exist

[ig’zist]

існувати

a human

|'hju:mən]

людина

a sign

[sain]

знак

a billion

|'biliən]

мільярд

3. Read the text and then answer the questions.

Some animals such as dolphins, bees, or monkeys can communicate with each other. They use signs, their voice or some actions. But only humans use the language to communicate.

Human language started about 5000 or 40000 years ago when people began to live and hunt together. Their language was similar to the language of the babies.

Today we know about 5000 or 6000 languages In the world. And the most popular world language is English. But 2000 years ago English didn’t exist. Even 1000 years ago only two million people spoke this language. Now more than a billion people on our planet use it as their native language and even more people speak it as a foreign language.

1. What animals can you name that communicate with each other?

2. Why are humans different from dolphins or monkeys?

3. When did the human language begin?

4. How many languages are there In the world?

5. How old Is the English language?

6. How many people speak English as their native language?

4. Look at the picture and sау what the teacher and the pupils did at the lesson. Use the word combinations from the box.

Yesterday we had our English lesson. We listened to the tape-recorder….

First,…

Then we …

5. Work with your partner. Practise speaking as it is given in the model.

Model: Kate — read — follow the teacher's words In the text. — First, Kate read, then she followed the teacher's words in the text

1. Jack — write new words on the blackboard — copy them Into his vocabulary.

2. Sue — speak — listen to teacher.

3. Jim — render the dialogue In English — write It down In his exercise-book.

4. The pupils —translate the sentences into English —check their dictations.

5. Sara and Bill — write their test-paper — listen to the tape-recorder.

6. Donna — speak Ukrainian — Interpret Ted’s words In English.

6. Make up as many sentences as yon can using the table given below.

Usually


read English stories listen to the teacher translated the sentences from Ukrainian Into English


lesson.

Yesterday

we

listened to the tape-recorder learn and memorize new words play language games spoke about foreign languages In the world

at our English

lessons.

7. Complete the sentences.

1. … people speak Spanish.

2. The … speak Chinese.

3. The … speak English.

4. … billion people speak English as their native language.

5. There are … languages in the world.






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