- Blog the summary of the text in five sentences/100 words.
- Study Words/Expressions/Grammar
(L6) increase by ~ %, ~ fourfold (L8) rose to (L11) mortality rate-> Dic mortal subject to death: ~ creature, ~ life<-> immortal; ~ life, ~ words -> fatal causing death; mortal; deadly: a ~ accident/dose
(L12) radical - basic, fundamental, important parts of sth, for change from accepted or traditional forms; profound, essential:~ changes/reform/differences, ~ idea/solution/proposal/measures - thoroughgoing or extreme; progressive, extreme, revolutionary (L14) eradication of deaths; destruction, elimination <- eradicate to remove or destroy (L16) formerly-former; ~ president/boss/wife, the ~ Soviet, the ~ <-> the latter (L22) Dic measure official action to achieve sth; to do: safety/security/austerity/health ~s, a temporary/emergency/preventive ~ - scale, amount, unit, size (L28) play a role (L28) result in to make sth happen; cause, lead, create, bring about (L42) hygiene [ˈhaɪ dʒin] cleanliness, sanitation (L44) food-borne -borne: carried by: air/water/food~ disease/virus (L45) typhoid [ˈtaɪ fɔɪd] (腸チフス) (L46) dysentery [ˈdɪsəntɛr i ] 赤痢 (L46) tuberculosis [tʊbɜrkyəˈloʊsɪs] 結核: TB (L50) antibiotics (penicillin or streptomycin)
(L57) Dic account for - to be the cause/explanation of sth, give reason for sth - to be a particular amount/part of sth: ~ 20% of the revenue (L61) cardiovascular diseases 心臓血管 : CV (L64) Dic persist continue to do sth despite difficulties; carry on, pursue, perseverance -> persistent (L70) reversed the trend
(L74)intervention-intervene Dic to become involved in sth to improve/help; involve, mediate <- interrupt
(L72) literacy => Task Explain why women’s literacy improves life expectancy in 60 seconds with an example
(L75) immunization campaigns The process of inducing immunity, usually through inoculation or vaccination. (L77) make a difference (L80) straightforward; honest, simple, clear, easy (L80) empirical [ɛmˈpɪrɪkəl] evidence; practical, experimental (L82) urbanization (L83) be accompanied by <- accompany to go along or in company with; join in action: ~ a friend on a walk. (L90) hierarchy [ˈhaɪ əˌrɑr ki] a system or things arranged in a graded order -hierarchical [haɪ əˈrɑr kɪ kəl] (L91) socioeconomic the combination or interaction of social and economic factors (L97) psychosocial stress of or relating to the interaction between social and psychological factors.
(L99) isolated factor <-isolate to place apart, cause to be alone; cut off, separate, segregate - isolation
(L104) over time (L111) outcomes: result, consequence, conclusion (L112) silver lining when you want to emphasize the hopeful side of a situation that might seem gloomy on the surface: “every cloud has a silver lining” means that even the worst events or situations have some positive aspect.
Open Forum Chapter 10 Conversation about the discovery of America
- Blog Listening-3 with Script
-> Vocabulary & Expressions: turn out, pre-history, in particular, colonize-colony, remains of, settlement, southern tip, command-commander, explore-exploration-explore
- Review with Script
=> Explain when, by who and how America is thought to have been migrated and discovered.
- Vocabulary Exercise: Multi-Word Verbs-2
Task Discuss what the today’s world would be if Zheng had colonized America.
- Interest Blog Story Telling Read the stories and chose one to Retell.
- The Recipe - The Hodja and His Eight Donkeys
- The Smell of Soup and the Sound of Money - Faith Moves Mountains