Unit 6 Detective stories Vocabulary
Match the words and the paraphrases.
A. a person who takes another person’s things secretly
B. steal sb. away by force in order to get money
C. a person who takes things from a shop secretly D. unlawfully kill sb. E. take things or money from a person or a place by force
Name: Simon Bush
Occupation: Taxi driver
Live in: Sunshine Town
Last Sat.: Killed a woman
medium height, with glasses, nervous,
Wanted! This person is wanted for murder! This man is Simon Bush He is __________. a __________. He lives in taxi driver ______________. Sunshine Town He has a round face with glasses He ______________________. is ________________ He is in medium height. _________________. strong and nervous
He was seen ______________ at 2:00 to kill a woman last Sat. Anybody who sees him should call the police at once. Rewards ；$50,000
This person is wanted for murder! Reward: $10,000
Name: Lisa Smith Occupation: Doctor Live in: Moon Town Last Sat.: Killed a child Appearance: slim, tall, neat and tidy
A shoplifting A murder He is a murderer. A shoplifter She is shoplifting. She was murdered.
He is robbing.
Two kidnappers He was kidnapped.
A theft A thief, two thieves He is stealing.
A battery attackers They are struggling.
Criminals thief, thieves
The punishment for these crimes: Theft 250 fine 500 fine Shoplifting 1000 fine Kidnapping 20 hours of work Murder 6 months in prison Robbery 10 months in prison Battery 10 years in prison 50 years in prison life in prison death penalty
1. He is guilty of shoplifting (steal from a _________ shop while pretending to be a customer). 2. Mary was sad because of her son’s ____ (偷窃行为). theft 3. The police have arrested the two ___________(kidnap). 4. kidnappers _______ (thief). We all hate 5. The doctor is charged with __________ thieves (murder) his wife. murdering
6. The detectives all went out to search for the information about the m______ that urder happened under the bridge. The victim was k____ with a sharp knife, but illed nobody saw the k_____. iller 7. The most common crime is ______. theft The thieves steal everything from TV to ______ cars.
More names about crimes and criminals. crimes
battery殴打 drug dealing吸毒 mugging抢劫 robbery抢劫
attacker drug dealer mugger robber
money laundering 洗黑钱、洗脏款 money launderer burglary 入室盗窃 burglar forgery 伪造文件、签名
How to prevent
Kidnapping corner Murder Theft Shoplifting country, hill, mountains streets, shops, stations, buses shops, supermarkets
Never go to corners alone. Don
’t cause any troubles. Look after your own things well.
Set a camera at right places.