Unit 3 Language in use
buy some presents
1. My grandpa ____ was (be) born a year later. 2. They ______ ____ started (start) school when they were (be) five. 3. They _____ went (go) to school in different towns. 4. My grandpa ____ met (meet) my grandma when they _____ were (be) young.
5. He ________ married (marry) her two years later.
1. To summarize and consolidate the irregular verbs in past simple tense
2. To Wh-questions should be emphasized
3. Key points:
The past form of verbs must be practiced well.
? Who was with you? ?What did you do? ? How long did it take to get there?
在前几个模块中我们接触的行为动词 多为规则动词, 其变化规则为“动词 原形+ed”。但是, 英语中不符合以上 变化规则的动词也有很多, 有特别的 形式, 这种动词称为不规则动词。 它们的变化没有规则, 要靠单独记忆。
本册中出现的不规则动词的一般过去 时形式总结如下： be –was/ were have—had swim—swam buy—bought leave—left spend—spent come—came meet—met take—took do—did read—read write—wrote get—got send—sent go—went see—saw
We saw the homes of the movie stars.
They swam in the sea.
We didn’t see the homes of the movie stars.
They didn’t swim in the sea.
Did we see the homes of the movie stars? Yes, we did./ No, we didn’t.
Did they swim in the sea? Yes, they did./ No, they didn’t.
What did we see? We saw the homes of the movie stars.
Where did they swim? They swam in the sea.
It took It didn’t take Did it take two two hours two hours to hours to go there? to go there. go there. Yes, it did./No, it didn’t.
How long did it take to go there? It took two hours to go there. How did she go to work? She went to work by bus.
She went She didn’t to work by go to work bus. by bus.
Did she go to work by bus? Yes, she did./No, she didn’t.
1 Ask and answer about your holidays.
by plane/train do shopping meet…at the airport/station spend all day
如：Where/ go? — Where did you go on holiday? — I went to … 1. Who / go with? 4. who / meet? 2. When / go? 5. what/ do? 3. how/go? 6. how long/stay?
1. — Who did you go with? — I went with my parents. 2. — When did you go? — Last month. 3. — How did you go? — By train. 4. — Who did you meet? — I met my father’s classmate. 5. — what did you do? — I bought some presents. 6. — How long did you stay? — I stayed for a week.
2 Write the questions and your partner's answers.
— Where did you on holiday? — I went to Hainan.
1. — Where did you go on holiday? — I went to Hainan 2. — Who did you go with? — I went with my grandparents. 3. — When did you go
? — I went there last summer. 4. — How did you get there? — I got there by air. 5. — Who did you meet? — I met Liu Xiang. 6. — What did you do? — I went swimming in the sea. 7. — How long did you stay? — I stayed for about two weeks.
3 Work with a new partner. Ask and answer about your first partner.
—Where did... go on holiday?
—He / She went to Hainan.
4 Complete the postcard with the correct form of the words from the box.
go have swim take visit write
Hi Mum, I’m ______ ______this postcard at having a really good time. I’m writing the airport. We were at the hotel for four days. We ______ swam in the sea, visited some museums and ______ ______ took in the lots of photos. went shopping. We also ______ See you soon. Lots of love， Betty
5 Choose the correct answer.
1. Today is Wednesday, so yesterday / tomorrow was Tuesday.
√ 3. I’m going to travel around the world many years ago / in the future. √ 4. They’re eating at a great restaurant right now / √ soon. 5. The palace was not open in 1995 / 2103. √
2. I was there last / next week.
6 Write six things you did last holiday.
1. ______________________________ On my last holiday, I bought some ______________________________ presents for my friends. 2. ______________________________ 3. ______________________________ 4. ______________________________ 5. ______________________________ 6. ______________________________
Around the w rld
An interesting holiday
Tourists like to do different things on holiday. Some like to learn about the places they see, some like to take photos of themselves in the places they visit, and some just like to take photos of the interesting things they see.
7 Ask and answer about your last holiday.
— Where did you go? — To … — Who did you go with? — My family.
1. How long did you stay? 2. How did you get there? 3. Where did you stay? 4. What did you do?
8 Write an email to your friend about your holiday.
Dear… On my last holiday, I _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _______________________________________ _____________________________________
1. We visited Beijing last summer. (划线部分提问)
______ did you visit last summer? Where 2. She did her homework at home yesterday evening. (否定句)
She _________ didn’t do her homework at home
yesterday evening. 3. He had to stay here for two hours. (划线提问) _________ How long did he have to stay here?
1. I ______ took (take) a taxi to school yesterday.
2. I ______ went (go) for a walk but my mother
didn’t come with me.
3. Lucy ______ write (write) a letter to her friend
three days ago. 4. Last Sunday, Peter _____ saw (see) Big Ben and Buckingham Palace.