Let’s learn new vocabulary. Listen and repeat these words with your tutor.
|1. pursue 追う、追跡する|
|I want to pursue skate dancing.|
|2. dilemma ジレンマ|
|I am currently in a dilemma about these two job offers.|
|3. fortune teller 占い師|
|The fortune teller carefully studied my palm.|
|4. scam 詐欺|
|My friend was a victim of a money-making scam.|
|5. insight 洞察、洞察力|
|The movie offers an insight into the everyday lives of the Filipino people.|
I will ask the questions. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What hobby do you want to pursue?|
|2.||How do you deal with a dilemma in school/workplace?|
|3.||Would you be interested in seeing a fortune-teller?|
|4.||How can people avoid being caught in a scam?|
|5.||What is your insight on the COVID-19 crisis?|
Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Ron, and you will play Emma. Then, we’ll switch roles.
What’s the matter, Emma?
I can’t decide whether to stay here and work as a designer or pursue my studies abroad.
I think what you’re worried about is whether you’ll be successful or not, is that right?
You’re right Ron. This is a dilemma I cannot deal with.
Why don’t we go see a fortune-teller?
Are you serious?
You won’t lose anything if you go, and it’s only for $8.
It might be a scam!
Don’t worry, my friend went to one, and she received some really good insight into the future.
Well, then. Let’s try it!
I will ask the questions about the conversation. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What is Emma’s dilemma?|
|2.||How much is the fortune-teller’s service?|
|3.||What did Ron’s friend get from the fortune-teller?|
Fill in the blanks and complete the conversation.
|1.||A: In the movie, the_________had a huge crystal ball.
B: I don’t remember that movie.
|2.||A: Be careful of shopping online.
B: Yes, I’m aware of online______.
|3.||A: I need to get an_______into her mind.
B: That would be a difficult thing to do.
|4.||A: There’s tempura and gyoza. Both are my favorites, but I have enough money for only one dish.
B: That is surely a_________.
|5.||A: After I graduate from college, I’m going to_____my dream of becoming a doctor.
B: I support you!
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
Your friend wants to try a fortune-telling service online. Tell your tutor, who will act as your friend, to be careful of scams.
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.)