2018年1月19日金曜日

Advancing 1-Jan.19th

Inside Reading Reading-1  Public Art Controversies – Art Attack
Vocabulary Activities-Word Level 
- A. 
- B. -> Read aloud  1. On a regular basis  2. Fund public art  6. Cooperate in maintaining
- C -> Read aloud   mural, bus shelter, far-reaching effects, vandalism
- Corpus: criteria (pl) - criterion (s) [kraɪˈtɪər i ən] a standard by which something can be judged or decided;
  benchmark, standard, barometer, scale, test, precedent, touchstone : 
The main criterion is value for money. What criteria are used for assessing a student’s ability?
-> D. Choose one of the five things, and think of the three most important criteria for deciding the thing.
Vocabulary Activities-Sentence Level
- E. Mark the word(s) that should be rephrased.
- Corpus Dic - fund (vt) to provide money for sth: a festival ~ed by …, privately ~ed, a government ~ed program
- fund (C) an amount of money saved/made available for a particular purpose, capital, endowment, foundation: a disaster relief ~, pension ~, IMF  
- funds (pl) money that is available to be spent, cash reserve, budget: government ~, raise ~, lack of ~
- funding (UC) money for particular purpose, cash, money: cuts in government ~
- F. Restate the sentences using fund, funds or funding.
Open Forum Chapter 9 #2 Lecture on Water Project around the World
- Preparing to Listen: How much more money are you willing to pay to save 20% water per toilet flush?
- Vocabulary before Listening: 
- algae [ˈæl dʒi] pl. (sing) alga (ˈælɡə) simple w/o leaves stems/roots that grows in/near water, inc. seaweed.
- sewage: used water, waste substances -> sewer: underground pipe to carry sewage away
- Listen-through: Main Ideas, More Detail
=> Thinking & Speaking  Which project mentioned in the lecture do you think more helpful? 
- Interest Blog Is Oshi Palav “the king of meals”?  

2018年1月17日水曜日

Advancing 1-Jan.16th

Read and Write Unit 9  Reading 1: Cultural Differences in Counting, a science report
- Read-3 w/Q-Classroom=>Blog Write the main ideas of the science report in two or three sentences.
Post=> People in different places have different ways to use their fingers to count numbers. Also, some languages have only a limited words for numbers and others don’t have any. Even though all people understand quantities in some way or another, they use or count numbers differently according to their traditions and needs.
-> Study Words/Expressions: 
Dic assume  - to think/accept sth is true w/o proof, accept, expect: ~ing I pass the exam, It is ~d that : ~ the worst
- To take/begin to have responsibility, power, quality or appearance, accept, take on/over: ~ responsibility/control
-> presume  to suppose sth is true w/o proof, guess, infer : I ~ so, It’s ~d that he died young. 
to accept sth is true until it is proved; consider, make assumption : ~d dead, ~ innocent 
Dic -extend to draw out or be drawn out; stretch, last for a certain time: his schooling extended for three years, 
to reach a certain point in time or distance: the land extends five miles, extended family
- extent  the range over which something extends; scope, degree, range, length: the extent of the damage
an area or volume: a vast extent of concrete -> to some extent  
- extension  the act of extending or the condition of being extended, expansion: ~ of new technology, ~ of power
- Reading Skill: Making inferences
-> [A] -> [B] -> [C] => Pair to check the answers
=>Blog Monkey Math=> Can you make these inferences? Explain why you think you can or can’t.
- Interest Blog Center Exam-2018 Blog 

2018年1月12日金曜日

Advancing 1-Jan.12th

Inside Reading Unit 3  Reading-1 Public Art Controversies – Art Attack
- Study Words/Expressions/Grammar
- Dic controversy  dispute, argument or debate especially one with strong disagreement in public/the press
-> controversial (adj)  ~ decision, It will ~ to release these photographs. 
Article-1 [P1-L5] institute a policy  to begin or create sth (a new law/rule/system); organize, introduce, begin, initiate, put into operation, enact: ~ a new policy/program  - institution  an established organization [L-7] resulting art  appear, come out, end, finish  [L10] ongoing debate ; continuing, continuous, current; ~ effort/discussion  [P2-L14] installed temporarily <- temporary  lasting for a limited time; brief, interim, provisional : ~ solution/relief/worker, only ~   [L18] auction off  sell sth (no longer needed) at an auction: The army ~ed off surplus equipment. [L18] raise money/fund  to get together for a purpose; collect  [P3-L29] back out;  withdraw, cancel, give up  [P4-L32] transparent  - able to be seen through; clear  - easy to notice or understand; obvious, straightforward  - honest, open, not secretive; sincere -> transparency   [L35] casts patterned shadows  : to make light/a shadow, appear in a particular place: The news ~ a shadow over the process (made people unhappy). The tree cast a long shadow on the lawn.   - How many votes were cast?  -Seaweed was cast up by the waves.
Article-2 [P1-L42] veto (v) ; refuse, deny, reject, rule out, turn down (n) refusal, denial  [L46] durability<- durable; able to exist for a long time; lasting, dependable, endurable: ~ goods  [L48] fund (v) provide money, finance (n) capital, endowment, trust   [L48] logistical <- logistics  the management of materials flow through an organization, from raw materials through to finished goods   [P2-L55] weird; odd, bizarre, strange, creepy, freaky: a ~ dream/boy   [L63] mutual benefits  shared between two or more people or groups; shared, common, bilateral: ~ love/respect/effort/agreement  [L70] outrage (v) shock, offend, abuse (n) shock, anger: public ~  [P3-L72] make a statement  create a certain impression, communicate an idea or mood without using words: The furnishings made a ~ about the company. 
[L77] context, not content, is what people care about the most.  context  - the situation in which sth happens : the group of conditions that exist where and when something happens; circumstances, situation, background -the parts of a written or spoken statement that precede or follow a specific word/passage  
content  sth that is contained: the ~s of a box.  - the subjects/topics covered in a book or document. - the chapters or other formal divisions of a book or document: a table of ~s.
[L86] association with   - a connection or relationship between things or people  - an organized group of people who have the same interest, job, etc. - a feeling, memory, or thought that is connected to a person, place, or thing
[P4-L93] reveal; disclose, expose, show, unveil – revelation    [L94] senator (Roman)   [L99] distasteful unpleasant, tasteless, painful  [P5-L105] the same goes for: the same is true for, prime spot (best, beginning)
[L110] prime spots   the most active, thriving, or satisfying stage or period: in the ~ of his life  -the chief or best individual or part  [L115] propel ;drive, push, throw  - propeller   [L116] kick in  to become operational; activate; go into effect: The air conditioning ~s in when the temperature reaches 25°C. The pain relief ~ed in soon.  [P6] Dic integrate  to make or be made into a whole; incorporate or be incorporated, merge, unify: ~ art and technology, rock and jazz  – integration (unification, assimilation) 
[L125] gone are the days when … : Gone are the days when people listened to the radio in the living room.  Gone are the days when girls used to learn cooking from their mothers. ~は遠い昔になってしまった
[L126] plop art is a slang term for public art usually large, abstract, modernist or contemporary sculpture made for government or corporate plazas, spaces in public venues, which usually are unattractive or inappropriate to its surroundings - that is, it has been thoughtlessly "plopped" (stone ~ed into the water) where it lies.
erect (v: to build; construct; raise), rigid (stiff, strict, solid, rigorous): ~ system, rules, attitude, resistance, opinion, 
[L134] merely decorative ; hardly, only, barely, simply [L134] blandness <- bland  boring, undistinctive, dull  [L139] unsightly (adj) ugly, unattractive
Extra Learning - Blog India's Indira canteen: The best meal you can buy for 13 cents
 queue; line    Read until the paragraph under a man handing a green token.
Open Forum Chapter 9 
3rd Lis with ScriptBlog : expose, equation, do an experiment, make a difference
- Vocabulary: Collocations with Make and Do
-> Vocabulary Exercise 1-> 2-> 3
do business, do housework, do a job, do the shopping, do someone a favor,
make a decision, make a list, make a living, make a meal, make a mistake, make money, make a profit
=> Integ. Speech Do you think this research is meaningful or useful? Why?
=> Ind. Speech What will you do when it suddenly starts raining around the station; take a bus at \210, run wet for ten minutes, walk wet for 20 minutes or get an umbrella at \500 and walk, or any option?

2018年1月9日火曜日

Advancing 1-Jan.9th

Read and Write Unit 3  Reading 1: Cultural Differences in Counting, a science report
- Vocabulary/p.165: as opposed to, assume-assumption, extend-extent: to some extent
- Scan the text and highlight scientist/researcher, proper nouns (name, place)
- Read-1-> (1) Identify TS, Mark the Topic and Subject (name, people) of each paragraph
 -> (2) Mark the Topic and Subject (name, people) of each Question of the Main Ideas and Details
-> (3) Answer the Questions. Write the Paragraph numbers you referred to. Correct the wrong info.
=> Pair to check the TSs, Answers to MI/D
-> Study Par.2 to check the structure, subjects and flow. -> Read Par.2 aloud.
-> Study Par.3 to check the structure, subjects and flow. => Pair to check the understanding
- Read-2=> What do you think 1. What’s the most surprising/interesting thing you learned in the article? 
=>Speak your response in four to six sentences including an example or your own experience.
Interest Blog Roman Numerals and Shapes
=> Quiz 2018 1 9 => MMXVIII  I  IX 498 => CDXCVIII MMMCMLXXIV=>3,974
Inside Reading Unit 3  Reading-1 Public Art Controversies – Art Attack
- Read-> Identify the Main Idea (TS) and the Supporting Details (SS) of each paragraph.
=>Blog Write what the Main Idea of the article is within three to four sentences.
- Interest Blog The funniest wildlife photos of 2017-1 
=> Create a comment on your favorite photo

2018年1月5日金曜日

Advancing 1-Jan.5th

Inside Reading Unit 3  Reading-1 Public Art Controversies – Art Attack
Blog Before Reading
- Reading Skill: Skim and Make Predictions about Art Attack/p.36
Apply-1: Title/Subtitle/Photo-> Write a prediction about the topic and the reading in the textbook.
  Art works in public places seem to have been upsetting the residents.
Apply-2 : Read the first and the last paragraphs.-> Revise the prediction.
There seem to be some reasons why art works in public places often cause resistance from the local residents but there seem to be some ways to deal with such controversy. 
- Reading Comprehension: Mark the key words of the questions)
Open Forum Chapter 9  News Program about Running in the Rain
- Preparing to Listen: If it rains and you don’t have an umbrella, do you walk or run?
- Before Lis Voc: What’s equal?: equal-equality-equalizer-equalization
=> Dic equate-equation-equator[ɪˈkweɪtər] –the great circle of the earth with a latitude of 0° dividing the N and S hemispheres   - a circle dividing a sphere or other surface into two equal symmetrical parts
Listening Practice 

2017年12月22日金曜日

Advancing 1-Dec.22nd

Inside Reading Unit 2  Reading-2  Ecopolis Now
- Review Reading 
- Interest Top 7 Future Cities of the world (4:37)
Open Forum Chapter 8  Web
WS A Conversation between three college students about elections and voting
- Lis -1-> Answer the questions
- Lis-2=> Summarize what the assigned student said; Adam, a young male student, OR Helen, a more matured student=> Summary-> Q&A by Pair
Textbook - Speaking Skills-1 2nd Round Elaborate your answers further and better
- Pronunciation: Unstressed Object Pronouns
- Speaking Practice Situation 1, 2 Pair Try to persuade him/her to join you.
Special Program Philadelphia(Ch15-/Day10)
=> Blog  HIV Transmission Write your answer in three to five sentences.
If you were an owner of a business and found that your best employee is infected by HIV virus, would you treat him/her the same way as before?

2017年12月19日火曜日

Advancing 1-Dec.19th

Blog Winter Assignment-1 Global Warning  Post your answers by 10pm on December 31st
1. “Helheim Glacier is retreating rapidly.” What does it mean?
2. Look at the last global map. Why are cities far away from Greenland affected by the melting ice on Greenland?
Blog Winter Assignment-2 Writing  Post your writing by 10pm on December 31st
If there were only one subject for the entrance exam, which subject would you choose? Why?
Be reminded that this is not only for you but for everyone. <=Better not English
1. Write your answer in four to six sentences.
2. Then write another paragraph how you would study it.

Inside Reading Unit 2  Reading-2  Ecopolis Now
Vocabulary Activities-Word Level 
- A. communicate: communicator, communication, communications (methods of sending info)
communicative  able to communicate; expressive, talkative, open: ~ person, ~ skills
communicable   pass on to others; infectious, transmittable, transferable; ~ disease
- B. Mark the key words that determine the word(s) to be filled.  5. siege: blockade, closure
- C. Dic major (adj; before noun) very large/important, serious, significant: ~ road, company, role, problem, accident, changes, event
- Corpus  major/minor
Vocabulary Activities-Sentence Level
- Corpus  despite/in spite of=> E. Write sentences featuring information you’ve learned about cities using despite, in spite of, despite the fact that, and considering the fact that.
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Special Program Philadelphia (-Ch14/1:01)