I’m more outgoing than my sister. Section B 3a
Tell us the words or phrases about appearance (外貌) and personality (性格) as many as possible. (1 point)
tall- short thin/slim- heavy beautiful handsome have long/ short hair have straight/curly hair wear glasses quiet/ shy- outgoing serious- funny calm- wild smart/ clever athletic friendly kind helpful ... …
Compare (比较)the two people. Make sentences about the same things and differences between them in groups.(1point)
Xiao Sheng Yang
Yao Ming a famous basketball player
a famous actor
Can they become good friends (1point)
Some friends have opposite views and interests. And
some like the same things. (有些朋友有相反的观点和爱好,
有些则相同) Should friends be different or the same?
We asked three people what they think and this is what they said.
Task 1 Listen and underline their opinions.
James Green I like to have friends who are like (看上去像)me. Huang Lei It’s not necessary(必要的) to be the same. I like to have friends who are different from me. Mary Smith I don’t really care(在意). I don’t think differences are important in a friendship (友谊).
Task 2 Read each article and finish the questions in groups.
Read together and check your answers.
I like to have friends who are like me. I’m quieter than most of the kids in my class, and my best friend Yuan Li is quiet, too. There are some differences, though(虽然). I’m smarter than Yuan Li. She is more athletic.
1.Who is her best friend? His best friend is Yuan Li. 2. What is the same thing between them? He is quieter than most of the kids in his class, and his friend is quiet, too. 3.Are there any differences between them? What are they ? Yes. There are some differences, though(虽然). He is smarter than Yuan Li, and Yuan Li is more athletic.
T or F
It’s not necessary to be the same. I like to have friends who are different from me. My best friend Larry is taller and more outgoing than me. We both like sports, but Larry is more athletic than me. He always beats (打败) me in tennis. Also, I’m quieter than he is.
F 1.Huang Lei likes to have friends who are the same as him. He likes to have friends who are different from him. T 2.Huang Lei’s best friend is Larry. T 3.Huang Lei is shorter and quieter than his friend.
Larry is taller and more outgoing than him. F 4.Larrry always beats Huang Lei in soccer. They both like sports, but Larry is more athletic than him. He always beats (打败) him in tennis.
I don’t really care. My best friend is Carol. Carol is very funny, and more outgoing than I am. But we both like doing the same things. I think differences are not important in a friendship.
The same as her friend
Different from her friend
Mary They both like doing Carol is very funny and the same things. more outing than her.
Task 3 Check y
1. Different number has different point from1-4 you can get or lose. 2. There is a lucky number. You can get points freely.
Match the person and their opinions. (1point) Huang Lei James Green Mary Smith I don’t really care. I like to have friends who are different from me. I like to have friends who are like me.
Fill in the blanks. (2 points)
smarter 1. James Green is __________ than Yuan Li.
more athletic 2. Yuan Li is ________________ than James Green.
Fill in the blanks. (2 points) 1. Larry is Huang Lei’s _______ best friend.
beats him 2. He always ___________ in tennis.
Complete the sentences. (3 points) 1. James Green likes to have friends who are like him __________________________.
2. Huang Lei thinks it is not necessary to be the same ____________________________. 3. Mary Smith says: “I don’t think differences are important in a friendship _____________________________________.”
Congratulations! You’re so lucky! You can get 3 points freely.
Who is your best friend? Tell us the same things and differences between you and your friend? Should friends be different or the same? Why or why not? (4 points)
Friendship is very important to everybody. We all need friends to share our happiness and sorrow (痛苦). Do you have your ideal friend ? (完美的,理想的朋友)
Task 4 group work
Your ideal friend
Who do you want to make friends with? Why do you want to make friends with him or her? Do you think friends should be the same or different? Why or why not? Student 4 interview your group members. Then make a report about it.
Task 4 group work
Who do you Why do you want to make want to make friends with? friends with him/her? Should friends be the same or different? Why or why not?
Student 1 Student 2 Student 3
What is friendship (友谊)?
Friendship is very important to everybody. We all need friends to share our happiness and sorrow (痛苦). But what is friendship?
Friendship is about giving and love. When you give other people your love, they will love you back. Friendship is something that cannot be bought with money. In our long life, we will meet a lot of people, but just some of them can become our true friends. However, that’s enough. Please remember: A good friend in need is a good friend indeed. (患难之中见真情) Wish you to find your true friends!
1. Recite 3a. 2. Write a passage about your ideal friend.