Unit 2 Biggest , Longest, widest
Lesson 10 Where’s the Highest Hotel?
China has many world records China has many world records for for its buildings and structures! its buildings and structures!
Jin Mao Tower
the Great Wall
Jin Mao Tower
Jin Mao Tower Jin Mao Tower n.塔
Grand Hyatt 凯悦酒店
Think about it. Which hotel is the highest hotel in the world ?
The Grand Hyatt Shanghai
Where is it located?
It is located on the top 35 floors of the 88storey Jin Mao Tower, in Pudong, Shanghai.
World’s highest hotel
Since 1999, the highest hotel in the world is the Grand Hyatt Shanghai in Pudong. It is located on the top 35 floors of the 88-storey Jin Mao Tower.
This tower is the tallest building in China and one of the tallest in the world.
be located on /in/near… 位于，座落于
Fill in blanks with “on, in ,near”
in 1.Qingdao is located ____Shangdong Province
2.Ankang Hanjiang Hotel is located ______ Ankang near Train Station.
What is the world's tallest building?
? 哈利法塔（Burj Khalifa Tower） 原名迪拜塔（Burj Dubai）， 又称迪拜大厦或比斯迪拜塔， 是位于阿拉伯联合酋长国迪拜 的一栋已经建成的摩天大楼， 有160层，总高828米，比台 北101足足高出320米。迪拜 塔由韩国三星公司负责营造， 2004年9月21日开始动工， 2010年1月4日竣工启用，同 时正式更名哈利法塔。
the Great Wall
the whole length
World’s longest structure The Great Wall of China is more than 7240 kilometers long. It is the longest structure in the world. In some places, the wall is 9.75 meters thick. The first person to walk the whole length of the Great Wall was Liu Yutian. He walked for two years!
How long is it? More than 7240 kilometers long. How thick is it in some places? 9.75 meters thick. Who is the first person to walk the whole length of the Great wall? How long did he walk? Liu Yutian .He walked for two years!
Do on your exercise books
The Great Wall of China is more than ____ 7240 kilometers long . It is the ________ structure longest in the world. In some places , the wall is_____ meters thick. The first person to walk 9.75 the______ length of the Great Wall was Liu whole
Yutian. He walked for two ____years.
Think about it!
Can astronauts see the Great Wall from space? Some people say yes; some people say no. What do you think?
The Three Gorges Dam
World’s biggest dam
Since 1990, about 250 000 workers have worked on the Three Gorges Dam. The dam will cost about 205 billion Yuan. China hopes to finish the dam by2009. Then the Three Gorges Dam will set a new world record. It will be the world’s biggest dam. The Three Gorges Dam will be about 2.3 kilometers long and almost 185 meter
Language notes: The dam will cost about 205 billion yuan. cost “花费/耗费金钱，时间等” 常以事物作主语 cost sb. + 金钱 pay “支付(价款)” 常以人作主语 pay money for sth. “为了某物付……款” spend “花费时间/金钱” 常以人作主语, 常用句型为: spend … on sth. spend …(in) doing sth. take “花费时间/金钱” 常用句型为: It takes sb. some time/money to do sth. The computer_________ me 5000 yuan. cost He always_______ most of the time (in) playing computer. spends It ________ her lots of time to look after the pet last week. took paid She _________ two yuan for the book.
Let us do it
? Since 1990, how many workers have worked on the Three Gorges Dam?
About 250 000 works
? How much will it cost?
About 205 billion Yuan
? When will it be finished?
Watch carefully and sum up the new structure 7240 kilometers long
2.3 kilometers long
9.75 meters thick 185 meters tall
（long / thick / wide /tall / high/ away /deep…)
Exercises Fill in the blanks with the words:
heavy away thick old
1.---How old is your father?----He is forty-five years______. old 2.---Can I skate on the river?----Yes. The ice is more than one meter thick _____. 3.There are many books in my bag. It must be heavy fifteen kilos(公斤)_______. 4.---How far is your home ? ----It’s about forty kilometers______. away