First, we will check the points in this lesson. Please repeat after me.
|1.||Show appreciation for the attendants by saying not only “thank you so much for…”, but also “I’m grateful because…” or “I’m pleased to have the opportunity of…”|
|2.||When you start to talk about the background, you can say such as “To give you a brief overview,” or “As you all aware…”|
We will read aloud the dialogue below. Once we are done, we will switch roles and read aloud the dialogue again. I will check your pronunciation and intonation.
(Please send the mispronounced words and expressions to your student.)
|A:||Hello, everyone. I’m very pleased to have this opportunity. My name is Steven McCreary, the head salesperson within the Women’s Marketing Department at Brauhaus Fashion. The purpose of my presentation today is to introduce the history and achievements of our company. I would be honored if some of you were interested in joining our team. I plan to speak for about an hour. Now, let’s begin. First of all, I would like to give you a brief overview. As you are all aware, Brauhaus Fashion is one of the top design companies in the industry we…|
Now, let’s review some words and expressions from part B_2.
(Please review the mispronounced words and expressions from part B_2.)
Now, please answer the following questions. I will check if your sentences are complete and if the grammar is correct.
|1.||How would you introduce yourself at the beginning of a presentation?|
|2.||What do you think should be highlighted in an introduction?|
|3.||How long do you think an introduction should last?|
Now, let’s review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
Let’s do a role play with the given situations.
You are the head salesperson in a department store. You will make an introduction for your presentation.
(Your tutor will pretend to be your co-worker.)
– Thank you so much for…
– To give you a brief overview…