8 B Unit 1 Past and present Reading Times have changed !
Let’s enjoy pictures ofBeijing. Witness great changes to Beijing!
Different forms of transport in Beijing today
Beijing has changed a lot!
Mini dictionary 根据英文写出单词(partB） a large area without buildings open space
from a time in the past until now
got to know and understand something realized throw away something you do not dump want,especially in a place which is not suitable unhappy because of being alone lonely
Having a husband or a wife married
Make sth. less or smaller in size,price,etc.reduce
Fast reading Questions: Does Mr. Chen like his new flat? Why or why not? What’s the topic of the reading?
Part C 1
Write out true or false according to the dialogue.
1. Mr Chen knows Sunshine Town very T well.
2. He moved into Sunshine Town in 1965. F 3. He got married last year.
F 4.Mr Chen moved out of Sunshine F Town when he got married.
Part C 1
5. In the past 30,000 people lived in T Sunshine Town.
6. Mr Chen and his old friends meet in the new park to play cards and T Chinese chess.
Read the dialogue again and answer the following questions about Mr chen
1.Where did he live before 1965?
2．Who did he live with first ?
3. Why did he move to another flat?
Read the dialogue again and answer the following questions about Sunshine Town
1.How many people lived in Sunshine Town in the past?
2. What did people have in Sunshine Town ?
Read the dialogue again and answer the following questions about the changes
1.What did the place Mr. Chen lived in turned into? 2.What do Mr. Chen and his friends often do in the new park?
Read the dialogue again and answer the following questions about Mr Chen’s feeling
Does Mr. Chen feel a bit lonely? Why?
Read and rearrange the following sentences:
A. I got married. B. I moved to another flat in the same Town. C. I lived in Sunshine Town at 2. D. I lived with my parents.
C D A B
Deep reading check answers
Finish off exercises of part D Read aloud the sentences
2) 4) 6)
Part C 2
Finish off exercises of part C2 check answers Act out the dialogue
30000, 2)small restaurants,
shops, 4)theater, 5)small post office, 6)old cinema, 7)park, 8)water pollution
搬出 变了许多 中国象棋 市场售货摊
move out of
change a lot
market stall in the past
turn into play cards Reduce pollution Chinese medicine shop from time to time
减少污染 中药店 有时,偶尔 感到孤独
说出下列动词的过去分词： know known
turned into 1.Look! The pumpkin has _________ a pretty lantern. 2.Millie is our old friend. How long have we _____ known her? ____ 3. --Does Mr Black live here? has moved to another -- No. He ________ block.
4. Nanjing has _________ changed a lot since 2000.
5. My cousin is no longer a student. become an office worker He has __________ now.
get married, turn …into, take off, in fact, change a lot, in the past, noise pollution, as often as, from time to time 1.I miss my friends in the primary from time to time because I school ______________ as often as before. cannot see them _________
2.My uncle has _____________ changed a lot since he got married ___________.
get married, turn …into, take off, in fact, change a lot, in the past, noise pollution, as often as, from time to time noise pollution in my 3. There was ____________ in the past living area _____________. But now it has become much quieter than before. 4. We are pleased when the plane __________ on time. took off
get married, turn …into, take off, in fact, change a lot, in the past, noise pollution, as often as, from time to time
In fact 5. He looks naughty. ___________, he is a very clever boy. 6. We are trying our best to turn into ________ our country _________ a modern and strong one.