Let’s learn new vocabulary. Listen and repeat these words with your tutor.
|1. used to よく～したものだ、かつて～した|
|I used to play the piano when I was a child.|
|2. enjoyable 楽しい、愉快な|
|We had an enjoyable evening at the beach.|
|3. homesick ホームシック|
|I have only been here for a few months, but I am already getting homesick.|
|4. fare 運賃、料金|
|The train fare was quite expensive.|
|5. souvenir お土産|
|My friend just got home from Ireland and gave me some souvenirs.|
I will ask the questions. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What used to be your favorite game to play?|
|2.||What type of weather do you find enjoyable?|
|3.||Do you get homesick when you travel?|
|4.||How much is the usual bus fare in your city?|
|5.||What are some souvenirs you can get in your city?|
Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Ron and you will play Emma. Then, we’ll switch roles.
Hey, Emma! I’ll be going home next week!
So soon! We were just getting used to you being around!
I had an enjoyable stay with your family but I’m getting homesick!
I understand. Have you packed your things?
Yes, I’m done. I’m taking the bus in the morning of Friday.
Do you have enough money for your fare and food?
I have more than enough, thanks for asking.
Take care! We will miss you!
Would you like me to bring you a souvenir when I come back?
That would be nice, thank you!
I will ask the questions about the conversation. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||Why is Ron going home too soon?|
|2.||How is Ron going home?|
|3.||What will Ron bring for Emma when he comes back?|
Fill in the blanks and complete the conversation.
|1.||A: I bought this in Scotland. It’s for you.
B: Wow, thank you for the________.
|2.||A: I can’t stop thinking of my room and the sound of the chickens in the morning.
B: You must be________!
|3.||A: How much is the taxi______?
B: It’s $3.50.
|4.||A: How was your trip to Yokohama?
B: I had an________time.
|5.||A: What hobbies did you_____to have?
B: Drawing and stamp collecting!
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
You are going home after staying at your friend’s house for a week. Tell her you had an enjoyable time, and ask her if she would like a souvenir from your hometown. Your tutor will act as your friend.
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.)