What are the video and pictures about?
What do you usually do on the internet?
Except those, what else can you do online?
always＞usually＞often＞sometimes＞seldom＞never every+时间 / once a+时间 / twice a+时间 / three times a+时间 e.g. every day / once a day / twice a week / three times a month
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Listen to get the general meaning. Do not listen word by word. Listen to get the information you need.
4 Do not stop if you come to some difficulties.
Listening Exercise 1
Underline the questions about the iPad
Billy: What is that called again? Sue: It’s an iPad, a small computer designed by Apple. Billy: Is it heavy? Sue: No. It’s no heavier than a book! Billy: What do you use it for?
Listening Exercise 2
Sue: Everything! You can visit your favorite website, watch online movies, or download thousands of songs. Billy: That’s it?
Sue: And in this part here, you can buy things online. See, here? I ordered the lastest CD of Jay Chou.
Billy: Can you play games on it?
Sue: Sure thing! Tons of games!
Asking about a Product What do you use it for? Can you play games on it? Possible Responses Everything! Sure thing!
What can you do with it?
I use it to send e-mails.
Anything special about it? Yes, it has a touch screen!
A: What can you do with your mobile phone? B: Well, I use it to_____________. What about yours?
A: I _____________________.
Your room-mate has just bought a new mobile phone. You are asking about its features.
Summary & Assessment
Teacher’s assessment Partners’ assessment Self-assessment
Choose one of the two tasks:
1) Longer the conversation in task 4 on P36 in the textbook and prepare for the dialogue performance in pairs. 2) Learn the conversation and useful expressions by heart and prepare for the recitation in pairs.
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Unit 8 Life Online
Listening & Speaking