Let’s learn new vocabulary. Listen and repeat these words with your tutor.
|1. postpone (…を)延期する、後回しにする|
|The event was postponed due to bad weather conditions.|
|2. nauseous 吐き気を催させる|
|It’s completely normal for pregnant women to become nauseous most of the time.|
|3. appetite 食欲|
|Food presentation is a huge factor in increasing people’s appetite.|
|4. temperature 温度、気温、体温|
|The city’s temperature has risen to five degrees.|
|5. strength 強さ、力|
|His strength made him survive the disaster.|
I will ask the questions. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||When was the last time you had to postpone a gathering?|
|2.||What are the things that usually make you nauseous?|
|3.||What do you usually eat when you have a poor appetite?|
|4.||What is the current temperature in your country?|
|5.||How do you gain strength in doing tough tasks?|
Let’s read the dialogue. I will play Ron, and you will play Emma. Then, we’ll switch roles.
Hello, Emma. Could we postpone our lunch? I’m running a fever right now.
Of course! How are you feeling?
I feel nauseous, and I have no appetite.
Have you checked your temperature?
Yes, I checked it a few minutes ago. My body is at 38 degrees Celsius right now.
Oh, no! Do you want me to come over? I’ll bring you some food. You need to eat to regain your strength.
No, Emma. You might get sick, too!
Are you sure?
Yes. If you want, you can leave the food at my doorstep instead.
Good idea! Alright. Don’t forget to take your medicine as well.
I will ask the questions about the conversation. Please answer them in complete sentences.
|1.||What did Ron request Emma to postpone?|
|2.||What was Ron’s body temperature in the dialogue?|
|3.||Why didn’t Ron let Emma come over to his house?|
Fill in the blanks and complete the conversation.
|1.||A: My apologies, but the meeting today is _____________ because the president’s flight has been delayed.
B: It’s okay. We completely understand.
|2.||A: Why do you always feel ____________ of garlic?
B: I really don’t like the smell of it. It makes me vomit.
|3.||A: You must prepare your big ____________ for tonight’s buffet.
B: No problem! My stomach is always ready for food.
|4.||A: Where’s your Anna?
B: She went to the school clinic to have her _____________ checked because she’s not feeling well.
|5.||A: You should be in bed right now. You have to gain more _____________ for tomorrow’s tournament.
B: Alright. Good night.
Let’s do a roleplay. Talk with me according to the situation below, using the expressions you just learned.
Your brother is running a fever today. Get his body temperature, and ask him to eat, drink medicine, and get plenty of rest.
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.)