Let’s learn new vocabulary. Listen and repeat these words with your tutor.
|1. sublime 荘厳な、崇高な、雄大な|
|The view of Mount Fuji was sublime!|
|2. beloved 最愛の、いとしい、愛される|
|After 20 years of being apart, she still remembered her beloved friend.|
|3. century 世紀|
|Coca-Cola has been around for more than a century.|
|4. lover 恋人、愛好者|
|My sister, who bought ten books today, is the only book lover in the family.|
|5. known 知られて|
|New York is known as the city that never sleeps.|
I will ask the questions. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What sublime place in your country would you recommend to tourists?|
|2.||What are some of the most beloved animes in your country?|
|3.||If you could time travel, which century would you visit?|
|4.||Are you a tea lover?|
|5.||What is your city best known for?|
Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Ron and you will play Emma. Then, we’ll switch roles.
Hello, everyone. Welcome to the National Gallery of Art. I’m Ron and I’m going to be your guide.
How long is the tour? Are we allowed to take pictures?
The tour will last for two hours. You are allowed to take pictures, but no flashes, please.
Okay, I understand.
On your left is the Japanese Footbridge by Claude Monet.
Yes, indeed. It is one of the most beloved paintings from the 19th century.
I think this would be the favorite of nature lovers.
I agree, ma’am. Monet is known for his oil paintings of water lilies.
I will ask the questions about the conversation. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What is Emma not allowed to do?|
|2.||How did Emma describe the painting?|
|3.||What is Claude Monet known for?|
Fill in the blanks and complete the conversation.
|1.||A: The kabuki play was______! Thanks for inviting me.
B: I knew you would love it!
|2.||A: The Philippines is______for its 7,641 islands.
B: That’s amazing!
|3.||A: Arashi is one of the most______J-pop groups in Japan.
B: I would like to see them live in concert!
|4.||A: I’m sure you would like my cousin. He is a manga_____ just like you.
B: Well, that’s exciting!
|5.||A: They gifted the town mayor with a painting from the 17th_________.
B: I hope he displays it at the local museum.
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
You will be acting as a museum tour guide. Tell your tutor, who will act as a visitor, details about your favorite painting.
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.)