Read the article. Then list the advantages and disadvantages of going to the mall.
They're all at the mall.
After school, a lot of young people go to the mall. We decided to talk to some students about why they go there. Interviewer: Why do you go to the mall? Yu Yue: I go to the mall because my friends hang out there. But I don’t really like it. Interviewer: Oh? Why not? Yu Yue: The air isn’t fresh. I prefer being outside. Also, it’s usually crowded. Interviewer: And how about you? Li Jun: Oh, I love the mall. There’s always something happening. There are a lot of free concerts there. It’s also just fun to watch people. Hu Peng: I like the mall, too. I like to go in the music store and listen to CDs. I also like to look at books in the bookstore. Yu Yue: Well, when I go into stores I always spend too much money!
Advantages Disadvantages friends hang out air isn’t fresh, there, always something happening, usually crowded, always spend too free concerts, fun to much money. people-watch, I like to go in the music store, listen to CDs, look at books in the bookstore.
1.decide (not) to do sth.= make a decision to do sth=make one’s mind to do sth 2.talk to/with sb 3.hang out 闲逛 4. prefer doing to doing 比起后者更愿意做前者 5.There be + 名词+v-ing+其他，意为“有某人/ 物正在做某事”。 There is a boy playing basketball on the playground. There is a truck collecting rubbish outdoor. 6.复习spend, cost, pay, take表示“花费”的用法 7.It+be+adj./n.+to do sth.做某事怎么样。 8.复习too much,too many,much too的用法
A: Where do you usually hang out with your friends? B: We usually go to my friend, Qiu’s place. A: Is that a good place to hang out? B: Well, it has advantages and disadvantages. It’s kind of small. But Qiu’s mom is a wonderful cook, so we always have great snacks.
Where do you usually hang out with friends? At your house? At school?At a mall? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each place?
Write a short passage. A place to hang out Where… How to get there… The advantages and disadvantages …
With your group, think of three places in your city. Write directions from your school to each place. Then read the direction to your classmates. They guess the places. A: Go out the front door and take a right. Walk about three blocks. Go past the park, and turn left onto Oak Street. Then…
buy some stamps
Could you tell me where I can buy some stamps ?
Could you tell me where I can save money ______________________?
get a dictionary
Could you please tell me __________________________? where I can get a dictionary
get some magazines
Do you know where I can get some magazines _______________________?
--Could you tell me ______________ where I can get some medicine ______________? some medicine
--Yes. There’s a drugstore on the Main Street. It’s next to the bank.
A A B
next to… on the right
How to get to…
Go/Walk straight on until… Go past… take the subway/ bus/…
Police station A
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Fire station R i v e r Post office s t r Library Bus station e e t Department Hotel store
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Fire P station R a i Airport r v k e s r t s Post office r t e r Chinese e e restaurant t Library Bus station e t Supermarket Department Hotel store
After school, a lot of young people go to the mall. Why do they go there? Yu Yue says she goes to the mall because her friends ________ there. She herself hang out doesn’t really like it. Because the air isn’t fresh Also _____. it’s usually ________. She prefers ______ outside. crowded being And she adds when she goes into stores she always spends too much money. But Liu Jun says he loves ______ the mall. Because there’s always something __________. There are a lot of free concerts there. It’s _______ happening watch just fun to ______ people. And Hu Peng says he love the mall, too, because he likes to go in the music store and listen to CDs. He _____ also likes to look at books in the _________. bookstore
To be a guide Some teachers /students are visiting our school. Please guide for them. Sample: A: Excuse me, could you tell me where.… B: Sure. … A: And do you know how…? B: … A: …
Task 1 Welcome to Beijing !
Task 2 China welcomes you!
1. We decided to talk to some students about why they go there. decide to do sth. 意为决定做某事。 e.g. I have decided to sell my house. 表示“决定”的词组还有： (1) make one’s decision to do sth. decision n. 决定 (2) make up one’s mind to do sth. (3) set one’s mind to do sth. 2. I go to the mall because my friend hang out there. hang out意为闲逛, 此外hang about /around亦有此意。 hang 悬挂 pt. pp hung 绞死 pt. pp hanged (1) She hung the washing in the garden. 她把洗好的衣服晾在花园里。 (2) He was hanged for murder.他因杀人而被绞死。
3.There’s always something happening． happening是现在分词作定语, 当然过去分词也 可作定语。例如： We can see the rising sun． He is a retired worker． There was a girl sitting there． This is the question given． There is nothing interesting． 4. It’s also just fun to watch people. (1) fun 娱乐、快乐, 为不可数名词, 本句意为观看人 就是很有趣的。 (2) for/in fun 意为开玩笑地、非认真地。 e.g. He said it only for fun. (3) make fun of 取笑
5. It’s kind of small.它有点小。 kind of 有点，相当。 e.g. I’m feeling kind of tired. 6. Go past the park.走过公园。 (1) past此处为介词, 意为“越过” e
.g. The boys rushed past us. (2) past还可以作为副词用，意为“经过”。 e.g. Days went past without any news. (3) past还可以作为名词来用，the past “以前, 过去的 事, 往事”。 e.g. In the past he has been a milkman and now he’s a farmer.
Exercises: 1. 你能告诉我哪里可以找到一本字典？ Can you tell me where I can get a dictionary? 2. 你能告诉我怎么到那里么？
Could you please tell me how to get there? 3. 一直向前走。
Go straight ahead.
Do you know where I can buy shampoo? 5.药店在家具店和书店的中间。 The drug store is between the furniture store and the bookstore.
6. 你能告诉我怎么到邮局吗？ Could you tell me how to get to the post office ?
Take the escalator to the second floor and turn right. 8. 你知道我在哪里可以存钱吗？
Do you know where I can save money?
The bank is on your right.
recite the reading They’re all at the mall.