Let’s learn new vocabulary. Listen and repeat these words with your tutor.
|1. migraine 偏頭痛|
|She suffers from a migraine due to the weather changes.|
|2. medicine 薬|
|Could you get my medicines in the bottom drawer?|
|3. severe 厳しい、重度な|
|Maya is lying in bed with a severe cold.|
|4. vomit 吐く、もどす|
|The foul smell makes me want to vomit.|
|5. trigger 引き金|
|Seafood can trigger my allergies.|
I will ask the questions. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||Have you suffered from a migraine?|
|2.||Are you currently taking medicines?|
|3.||What severe illness/disease have you already experienced?|
|4.||What do you do to calm yourself after vomiting?|
|5.||What triggers you to be in a bad mood?|
Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Ron, and you will play Emma. Then, we’ll switch roles.
Are you okay, Emma?
I don’t feel good. I think my migraine is attacking again.
Do you want me to drive you home?
Would that be okay?
Of course. Did you bring your medicine? What does a migraine feel like?
Yes, I have my meds here. Migraine is like severe continuous pain in the head, which often makes me vomit and difficult to see.
Oh, my. That sounds painful. Do you always suffer from it?
Yes, and stress is what triggers it usually.
I see. Please relax now and you may sleep while we’re on our way to your house.
Thank you so much, Ron.
I will ask the questions about the conversation. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What does a migraine feel like based on the dialogue?|
|2.||What triggers Emma’s migraine?|
|3.||What did Ron offer to Emma?|
Fill in the blanks and complete the conversation.
|1.||A: Why were you absent yesterday?
B: My ____________ attacked again.
|2.||A: I already ran out of my ______________.
B: Alright. I’ll go to the drugstore to buy.
|3.||A: I heard that she suffered but recovered from ___________ colon cancer.
B: Yeah, I salute her for being a brave cancer survivor.
|4.||A: I really feel dizzy. I think I’m gonna _________ any time now.
B: Hold on, we’re almost there.
|5.||A: What happened to your lips?
B: I think my allergies are attacking again, and the nuts __________ it.
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
Your sibling tells you that he/she does not feel well. Advise him/her to take his/her medicines and get plenty of rest. Your tutor will be your sibling.
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.)