6a Lezione

Corso PET 2018/19 🇬🇧 📚
Presidente Ex Prof. Maurizio Righi
• Felicity O’Dell “Total Pet” Student’s book”, Black Cat.
• Felicity O’Dell “Total Pet “Vocabulary Maximizer” , Black Cat.

Lesson 6 20/12/2018

What’s the weather like? Raining, hailing, snowing, lightening/thundering. …(Time 3.51)

It’s cloudy/sunny…

Sometimes the best friendships start with a casual conversation about the weather. Do you know what to say when somebody talks about the weather to you? In this lesson master the words and phrases that are used when discussing the weather.
(Time 2.51).

Listen to these different weather forecasts.
Try to understand just the global meaning then chose a partner and ask him /her questions about the weather conditions of different towns in the world.:
Weather forecasts for thousands of locations around the world

• clip 1: English Listening Comprehension – Listening to a English Weather Forecast
In this lesson, you will improve your listening comprehension skills from a English conversation about a weather forecast. (2.35)

Look at the Vocabulary you are going to hear in the next clip:
Downpour = acquazzone
Dodging=evitare, schivare
dodge: http://www.wordreference.com/enit/dodge

Downpour Dodging = schivare un acquazzone.

Lycèe: http://context.reverso.net/tra…/inglese-italiano/lyc%C3%A8eù magico

Ease: http://www.wordreference.com/enit/ease

Glens: a “Scottish term for a deep valley in the Highlands” . https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glen

Fading = dissolversi

Rush hour: http://www.wordreference.com/enit/rush%20hour
Odd- occasional, casual, chance, odd, random, fortuitous.
Feed up- alimentarsi
Gather-accumulate, amass, store, rack up, pile, gather
Pulse- impulse, impetus, boost, momentum, drive

Degrees Celsius: https://www.rapidtables.com/convert/temperature/celsius.html

Pulse: http://context.reverso.net/t…/inglese-italiano/pulse+of+rain

Sunny spells = sole per tutto il giorno. : http://context.reverso.net/tr…/inglese-italiano/Sunny+spells

Teens: http://www.wordreference.com/enit/teens – NUMERI DAI 13 AI 19.

Daisy chain: http://www.wordreference.com/enit/teens – INTERCONNESSIONE A CATENA


Cadere- fall, drop, topple, tumble, sink, land

• clip 2: Monday Evening forecast 12/11/18
12 November – National weather forecast presented by Alex Deakin (2.37)

• Homework:
listen to clip 1:
“English Listening Comprehension – Listening to a English Weather Forecast”
+ listen to clip 2: “Monday Evening forecast “ once again.

While listening list all the vocabulary you don’t understand + the most important expressions about the weather and learn them by heart.(memorize).
At the beginning of your next lesson you have to discuss/roleplay in pairs with a chosen partner about the two clip.

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