Let’s learn new vocabulary. Listen and repeat these words with your tutor.
|1. adolescent 思春期|
|I consider the time when I was an adolescent one of the best.|
|2. relish 楽しむ、享受する|
|I always relish challenges.|
|3. nostalgic ノスタルジック、懐郷の|
|When I see classic musicals on TV, I become quite nostalgic.|
|4. terribly ものすごく、ひどく|
|I’m terribly sorry because I hurt you.|
|5. hometown 出身地|
|Chicago is my hometown.|
I will ask the questions. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What were your interests when you were an adolescent?|
|2.||What do you relish doing?|
|3.||Do you feel nostalgic when you see old school photographs?|
|4.||What do you terribly miss doing these days?|
|5.||Could you tell me about your hometown?|
Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Ron and you will play Emma. Then, we’ll switch roles.
Hey, Emma. Could you tell me about a happy memory you had?
Sure, what would you like to know?
How about when you were an adolescent?
Well, that time I made lots of friends. We did a lot of things together.
That sounds fun!
My classmates and I relished going swimming and rowing on the river
during the summer.
That is nostalgic! That’s something I’ll remember for a long time.
I couldn’t agree more. We also packed some sandwiches and fruit juice
and had a picnic beside the river.
I really think you terribly miss those moments you had with your childhood friends.
Definitely! My hometown has plenty of beaches to see, too. It’s very
friendly and beautiful!
I will ask the questions about the conversation. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What did Emma and her friends use to do?|
|2.||How did Ron describe Emma’s happy memories?|
|3.||How is Emma’s hometown?|
Fill in the blanks and complete the conversation.
|1.||A: What did you enjoy the most when you were an adolescent?
B: As an __________, I enjoyed solving math problems
|2.||A: Would you like to come with me?
B: Sorry, I do not __________ surfing.
|3.||A: You visited your hometown, right?
B: Yeah, I felt quite __________ for the place where I grew up.
|4.||A: Have you already talked to him?
B: Yes! However, he was __________ insincere you can never tell if he was telling the truth.
|5.||A: Could you describe the houses there?
B: The houses in my __________ were primarily made of wood.
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
Have a small talk with your friend. Ask a happy memory he/she had. Interact with him/her as much as possible.
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.)