Day 49 #1
2018-2 Lis-> the Task -> by sentence=>
Unit 2 Reading 2 Searching for New Medicines #1
- Reading Skill: Finding the Main Idea
-> Apply 1. Title, subheadings, images, captions, and 1st Par
cinchona [sɪŋˈkoʊnə] is a medicinal plant, one of several Cinchona species used for the production of quinine, which is an anti-fever agent. It is especially useful in the prevention and treatment of malaria.
=> MI of the article in 1 sen.
To cure existent and new diseases, medical scientists are trying to find new medicine from rainforests across the world.
- Reading Comprehension: Underline/Mark the key words to look for.
-> Read T/F, Mark the line #, Correct false statements.=> Check the Answers
Unit 9 Reading 2: Problems with Math, a personal essay
- Read w/=> Read Par.
- Study Words/Expressions [P2] squeak - to make a short, very high sound or cry - to just manage to do something; succeed, manage: He ~ed through the exam. run into trouble [P4] get into college be flattered (=honored) You’re trying to flatter me, Don’t flatter yourself (think you can do) [P5] go through (process)
- What do you think-B/p.176: 2. Some people have a natural ability in math or dealing with numbers,
while others struggle with it. Do you consider yourself to be good at math or numbers or not? Why?
=> your answer to the question with example(s) in four to six sentences.