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[TOEFL] Task 1_Exercise 1

INSTRUCTION

Please answer the questions below. I will correct your pronunciation and grammar.

ANSWER

1. Who is your favorite historical figure?

ANSWER

2. What country would you want to live in for good?

ANSWER

3. Who is your favorite artist?

ANSWER

4. What is your favorite season?

ANSWER

5. Who do you often spend time with?

ANSWER

6. What language do you want to learn to speak?

ANSWER

7. What is the most memorable gift you have received?

[HS]1-What could you do if you could speak English?

PASSAGE READING

Please read aloud the following passage. I will check your pronunciation as you read.

READ

Pictograms

More and more people learn to speak English as it has become one of the most spoken languages in the world. Yet, what would you do when you need to communicate with someone who does not speak the same language? In that situation, visual information could help you.
One man from Switzerland made a unique T-shirt with pictograms. Pictograms are images that are used to represent different information. The shirt he made has 40 pictograms that are necessary during travel. He got this idea when he traveled to Vietnam. His motorbike broke down when he was roaming around the countryside. He needed to ask for help from the locals, but they did not share a common language. Drawing pictures on a paper became his only means of communication.
For foreign visitors, visual information like pictograms is helpful. Look around and you will find pictograms easily.

COMPREHENSION CHECK

Please answer the following questions based on the passage.

ANSWER

1. Question What can help you when you communicate with someone who does not speak the same language?
Answer: _______________________________________________
2. Question What trouble did the man from Switzerland encounter?
Answer: _______________________________________________
3. Question How did he communicate with the locals in Vietnam?
Answer: _______________________________________________

CONSTRUCTING SENTENCES

Please construct sentences using each word below.

PRACTICE

Words and Expressions Sample Sentences
more and more _______________________________________________
means _______________________________________________
Yet, _______________________________________________
emergency _______________________________________________
look around _______________________________________________

EXPRESSING OPINIONS

Please answer the following questions based on your opinion. Give at least one reason to support your answer.

ANSWER

1. Question Have you been abroad?
Answer: _______________________________________________
2. Question Have you communicated with someone who doesn’t speak the same language?
Answer: _______________________________________________
3. Question Do you think everyone should learn English?
Answer: _______________________________________________
4. Question How often do you speak English?
Answer: _______________________________________________
5. Question If you could go anywhere, where would you go? Why?
Answer: _______________________________________________
6. Question What would you do if you could speak English fluently?
Answer: _______________________________________________
7. Question What factors should you consider when you communicate with foreigners?
Answer: _______________________________________________

Living Abroad (Intermediate)_Hobby

ASKING QUESTIONS

Please ask me the following questions.
Take note of my responses as you will summarize them later.

ASK

1. What is your name?
2. What is your hobby?
3. How much time do you spend on your hobby?
4. What other hobbies would you like to try? Why?
5. Which hobby do you think is the most difficult for you?

SUMMARIZING INFORMATION

Now, please summarize my responses to your questions.

SUMMARIZE

My tutor’s name is

DIALOGUE READING

Let’s read the dialogue below.
After reading it once, we’ll switch roles.

READ

Alex: Bill, do you have any plans this weekend?
Bill: Nothing special. I’ll just clean my room and go shopping.
Alex: Are you interested in hiking? I’ll go hiking with my friends. Do you want to come?
Bill: Wow, that’s nice! I’ve always thought of trying something new.
Alex: Yeah, I think you will like it. I feel relaxed when I take a walk in nature, that’s why I like hiking. How about you? What is your hobby?
Bill: My hobby is camping. I started camping with my father when I was in high school.
Alex: Amazing! Do you know how to camp? Can you teach me how?
Bill: Sure. I’ll bring my tent with me.

COMPREHENSION CHECK

Please answer the following questions based on the dialogue.

ANSWER

1. Why does Alex like hiking?
Answer:
2. When did Bill start camping?
Answer:
3. What will Bill bring?
Answer:
DIALOGUE PRACTICE

Let’s read the dialogue below.
Complete each conversation by choosing the appropriate response from the choices below.

(Note to tutor: Please find the answer key in the last page.)

READ AND ANSWER

1. Tutor: Hi, Martha. What do you do during your free time?
Student: I read novels during my free time. How about you?
Tutor: I usually play computer games during my free time.
Student:
a. That’s nice.
b. That’s not true.
c. Sure. That’s okay.
d. I don’t mind.
(Answer is in the last page.)
READ AND ANSWER

2. Tutor: I really like basketball. I practice playing every weekend.
Student: Wow! I also like playing basketball.
Tutor: That’s cool! Do you want to play with me on Saturday?
Student:
a. I don’t like basketball.
b. Of course! That would be fun.
c. I like baseball.
d. I don’t want to play with you.
(Answer is in the last page.)
READ AND ANSWER

3. Tutor: We are looking for someone who loves to draw.
Student: I love to draw buildings.
Tutor: That’s nice! Would you like join the art club?
Student:
a. No. That’s boring.
b. Whatever.
c. Yes, I would love to!
d. That’s a big problem.
(Answer is in the last page.)
READ AND ANSWER

4. Tutor: I often see Jenny watching anime.
Student: What kinds of anime does she like?
Tutor: I think she likes fantasy and mystery.
Student:
a. Thank you for your help.
b. Those are nice. I like romance and comedy.
c. My pleasure.
d. You shouldn’t mind it.
(Answer is in the last page.)
READ AND ANSWER

5. Tutor: Hey, Lucas. You like watching soccer games, right?
Student: Yes, I do. Why do you ask?
Tutor: I heard that there will be a live soccer game tonight. You should watch it.
Student:
a. Thanks. I will watch it.
b. It doesn’t matter.
c. Not at all.
d. It’s not a problem.
(Answer is in the last page.)
ROLE PLAY

Let’s do a role play with the given situation. You should mention the items below during the conversation.

PLAY

Situation: Your tutor will pretend as your friend.
You will ask your tutor questions about his/her hobby.
Items to mention:
– favorite hobby
– time spent / how long
– how often
– with whom
– expensive or cheap
– indoor or outdoor
– safe or dangerous

ANSWERS FOR DIALOGUE PRACTICE

1. a
2. b
3. c
4. b
5. a

[JHS] Entry: He/She

INTRODUCING ONESELF

Let’s read!
読んでみましょう!
woman

My father’s name is John.
私の父親の名前はジョンです。
He is a teacher.
彼は先生です。
He works at a private high school.
彼は私立高校で働いています。

READ

man

My mother’s name is Anna.
私の母親の名前はアナです。
She is a doctor.
彼女は医者です。
She works at the city hospital.
彼女は市立病院で働いています。

INTRODUCING ONESELF

I will tell you something about myself. Let’s fill in the blanks and make sentences.
自分のことについて話してみましょう。 空欄を埋めて文章を作りましょう。
My mother’s name is ________.
私の母親の名前は ________ です。
She is a _______.
彼女の仕事は ________ です。
She works / stays ________.
彼女は ________ で働いています・にいます。

ANSWER

Your mother’s name is _______.
あなたのお母さんの名前は________ なんですね。
She is a _______.
彼女の仕事は ________ です。
She works / stays ________.
彼女は ________ で働いています・にいます。

INTRODUCING ONESELF

Tell me something about yourself. Let’s fill in the blanks and make sentences.
自分のことについて話してみましょう。 空欄を埋めて文章を作りましょう。

ANSWER

My father’s name is _______.
私のお父親の名前は________ です。
He is a _______.
彼の仕事は ________ です。
He works / stays ________.
彼は ________ で働いています・にいます。

INTRODUCING ONESELF

Your father’s name is _______.
あなたのお父さんの名前は ________ なんですね。
He is a _______.
彼の仕事は ________ です。
He works / stays ________.
彼は ________ で働いています・にいます。

GRAMMAR

Let’s meet some people. Please read after me.
色々な人について見てみましょう。私の後に続いて読んでみましょう。

READ

He is a man.
彼は男性です。
He is a policeman.
彼は警察官です。
He protects people.
彼は人々を守ります。

She is a woman.
彼女は女性です。
She is a doctor.
彼女は医者です。
She helps sick people.
彼女は病気の人々を助けます。

He is a man.
彼は男性です。
He is a farmer.
彼は農家です。
He plants fruits and vegetables.
彼は果物や野菜を植えます。

She is a woman.
彼女は女性です。
She is a teacher.
彼女は先生です。
She teaches people.
彼女は人々に教えます。

GRAMMAR

Tell me who they are. Complete each sentence.
以下の人々の職業を埋め、文章を完成させましょう。

ANSWER


____ is a policeman.
彼は警察官です。

____ a doctor.
彼女は医者です。

____ is a farmer.
彼は農家です。

____ is a teacher.
彼女は先生です。

____ is a chef.
彼は料理人です。

____ is a news reporter.
彼女はニュースレポーターです。

QUESTION

I will ask you some questions about your teacher. Please answer.
講師が質問します。答えましょう。
1. Is your teacher a woman?
あなたの先生は女性ですか?
2. Is your teacher tall?
あなたの先生は背が高いですか?
3. Does your teacher teach mathematics?
あなたの先生は数学を教えますか?

ANSWER

1. ________________.
2. ________________.
3. ________________.

QUESTION

Now, you will ask me some questions about my family.
次はあなたが講師の家族について質問しましょう。

ASK

1. Is your father Filipino?
あなたのお父さんはフィリピン人ですか?
2. Is your mother Filipino?
あなたのお母さんはフィリピン人ですか
3. Is your mother a teacher?
あなたのお母さんは教師ですか?

ANSWER

1. ________________.
2. ________________.
3. ________________.

[JHS] Practice Past Tense

LESSON GOAL

Let’s check our lesson goal. In this material, you will practice using the regular and irregular past tense forms of verbs.

GRAMMAR POINT

PART A_1

Let’s read the following sentences. I will read part A, and you will read part B.
講師が A の部分を読みますので、B を制限時間 10 秒で音読しましょう。

PART A_2

A: What did you do yesterday?
B: I played basketball with my friends.

PART A_3

A: What did you eat for breakfast?
B: I ate bread for breakfast.

PART A_4

A: Did you attend the sports club meeting?
B: Yes, I attended the sports club meeting.

PART A_5

A: How many cup cakes did you bake?
B: I baked eleven cup cakes.

PART A_6

A: Who washed the dishes?
B: My mother washed the dishes.

PART A_7

A: What did he show you?
B: He showed me his new invention for the Science fair.

PART B_1

Based on the given information, please answer the questions in past tense.
与えられた情報をもとに、過去形を使って質問に答えてください。

PART B_2

Class Schedule

Time Jacob Bella
9:00 English Physical Education
10:00 Science Social Studies
11:00 Social Studies English
12:00 Lunch break Lunch break
1:00 Mathematics Music
2:00 Physical Education Science


1. What subject did Bella study at 9:00?
Answer: _______________________________________________

2. What subject did Jacob study at 11:00?
Answer: _______________________________________________

3. What time did they take their lunch break?
Answer: _______________________________________________

4. Who studied Mathematics?
Answer: _______________________________________________

PART C_1

Based on the series of pictures, make a short story in past tense.
You have 20 seconds to prepare and 1 minute to answer.

過去形を使って、次のイラストのストーリーを説明してください。準備時間は 20 秒、回答時間は 1 分です。

PART C_2


gtec---zel-highres

PART D_1

Express your opinion on the following topic. Give at least one reason to support your opinion. You have 60 seconds to prepare and 60 seconds to answer.
次の内容に関して、自分の意見とその理由を 1 つ以上述べましょう。 準備時間は 60 秒、回答時間は 60 秒です。

PART D_2

Question: Some people think that mobile phones have harmful effects on our body. What do you think about this?
Answer: _______________________________________________

REVIEW AND FEEDBACK

Now, let us review the things that you learned in this lesson.
(Please give a short feedback on how your student did on your class.)
Grammar
文法
Pronunciation 発音 Vocabulary
単語
Comprehension
理解
GOOD 文法の誤りはほとんどなく、完全な文章で話すことができる ほとんどの単語をはっきりと正しく発音することができる 習った表現を適切に使うことができる 文章を理解し、質問に正しく答えることができる

FAIR
文法の誤りはあるが、完全な文章で話すことができる 発音の練習が必要な言葉がいくつかある たまにミスはあるが、習った表現を適切に使うことができる 文章を完全に理解するのは難しく、質問に正しく答えられないときもある

POOR
文章で話すのは難しく、単語だけで話すことができる 発音の練習が必要である 習った単語と表現を少しだけ使うことができる 文章を理解するのは難しく、質問に答えるのは難しい
TUTOR FEEDBACK

GRAMMAR
Good: Was able to speak in complete sentences with minimal grammatical errors.
Fair: Was able to speak in complete sentences with evident grammatical errors.
Poor: Was able to speak using words only.
PRONUNCIATION
Good: Was able to pronounce most of the words clearly and correctly.
Fair: Mispronounced a few words.
Poor: Mispronounced most of the words.
VOCABULARY
Good: Used appropriate expressions learned in class.
Fair: Used appropriate expressions learned in class and made a few errors in word choice.
Poor: Used only a few words and expressions.
COMPREHENSION
Good: Was able to understand the passages and answer the questions correctly.
Fair: Had a little difficulty in understanding passages and answering questions.
Poor: Had a hard time understanding passages and answering questions.


Beginner: Past Tense – Vacation

GRAMMAR POINT

READING ALOUD

Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Sam and you will play Alice.
Then, we’ll switch roles.

以下の会話文を読みましょう。最初に講師がSam、あなたがAliceの部分を読みます。終わったら交代しましょう。

READ

Hi, Alice. How was your vacation?
It was fine. I went to Tokyo Disneyland with my family.
Did you have fun?
Of course, I did! How about you? What did you do on your last vacation?
I went to America with my family to visit my grandparents.
That sounds great! Was it fun to spend time in America?
Yes, it was! We visited the Statue of Liberty and bought a lot of souvenirs.
That’s nice to hear! I hope I can go to America someday.

CHECK YOUR UNDERSTANDING

Please answer the questions I’ll ask you about the dialogue.
講師が会話文について質問するので答えてみましょう。

ANSWER

1. Question Where did Alice go with his family?
Answer: ______________________________
2. Question Why did Sam go to America with his family?
Answer: ______________________________
3. Question What sightseeing spot did Sam visit with his family?
Answer: ______________________________
4. Question Did they enjoy their vacation?
Answer: Yes/No, ______________________________

DESCRIBING PICTURES

Study the picture for 1 minute. Please answer the questions below in past tense.
1分間イラストを見ましょう。過去形を使って質問に答えてください。

DESCRIBE

beginner-past-tense-highres
1. Question What sport did Mila play?
Answer: ______________________________
2. Question What did Cole make?
Answer: ______________________________
3. Question What did Tommy do?
Answer: ______________________________

CONVERSATION PRACTICE

Let’s talk. Please answer my questions. You may ask questions, too.

会話練習をしましょう。講師が質問しますので答えてみましょう。また、講師に質問してみましょう。

ANSWER

1. Question Where did you spend your last vacation?
Answer: _______________________________
2. Question How long did you stay there?
Answer: _______________________________
3. Question What activities did you do?
Answer: _______________________________
4. Question Which activity did you enjoy the most?
Answer: _______________________________
5. Question Did you study while you were on vacation?
Answer: _______________________________

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Living Abroad (Beginner)_Family

DIALOGUE READING

Let’s read the dialogue below. After reading it once, we’ll switch roles.

READ

Miho: How many people are there in your family?
Tim: There are 4 of us – me, my mom, my dad, and my younger sister. How about you?
Miho: There are only 3 of us since I’m an only child. Are you and your younger sister close?
Tim: A little bit. We like the same movies and TV shows, but we have different groups of friends.
Miho: It must be nice to have a younger sister.
Tim: Yeah, it is. But I’m sure being an only child has a lot of advantages, too. Your parents probably buy you everything you want.
Miho: Not always but my parents buy me what I need.

EXAMPLE

Before we start the next activity, let’s discuss the example below.

EXAMPLE

new year

ASKING QUESTIONS

Please ask me a question about each item below.

ASK

new year

Living Abroad (Beginner)_Friends

DIALOGUE READING

Let’s read the dialogue below. After reading it once, we’ll switch roles.

READ

Tim: Hi! I’m Tim, are you new here?
Miho: Yes, I am. I just arrived last week. My name is Miho.
Tim: Where are you from, Miho?
Miho: I’m from Japan.
Tim: Really? I heard Japan is very interesting.
Miho: Thank you. How about you? Where are you from?
Tim: This is my hometown. I grew up here. What’s your first class today?
Miho: My first class today is English. I really have to improve my speaking skills.
Tim: Don’t worry about it. I’m sure you will get better.

EXAMPLE

Before we start the next activity, let’s discuss the example below.

EXAMPLE

new year

ASKING QUESTIONS

Please ask me a question about each item below.

ASK

new year