First, we will check the points in this lesson. Please repeat after me.
|1.||When changing a topic, you should let the audience notice it. You can use such phrases as “Up until now,” and “from now I would like to talk about…”|
|2.||“If I could draw your attention to…” is a useful to highlight a new point.|
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:||Up until now, I’ve explained our company’s history and philosophy. Let’s move on to another topic. I want you to know how you can join our team and what you can work on in our company. First, I will show you a scenario for you as a new employee. If I could draw your attention to the slide. This is the Madalan logo. We at Brauhaus are collaborating with Madalan to create a new trend for the summer season. And this is what you guys may work on. From now on, I’d like to talk about more details of the opportunities during the next fiscal year in collaboration with Madalan. For a long time…|
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 do you make the transition from topic to topic during a presentation?|
|2.||Is there anyone you know who can change a topic smoothly and clearly emphasize an important point?|
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 will talk about a certain issue from two kinds of perspective. Please pay attention to the transition between them.
(Your tutor will pretend to be your audience.)
– Up until now,
– From now on,