Unit 4. Learning a New Language – Học một ngoại ngữ – Speak – Unit 4 trang 34 SGK Tiếng Anh lớp 9. Work in groups. You are Thu, Tam and Kim.and you are awarded a scholarship of US$2,000 to attend an English language summer course abroad.
Work in groups. You are Thu, Tam and Kim.and you are awarded a scholarship of US$2,000 to attend an English language summer course abroad. Try to persuade vour partner to attend the school you would like to go to. The expressions in the box may help you.
(Làm việc nhóm. Các bạn Thu, Tâm và Kim và các bạn được thưởng một học bổng trị giá 2.000 USD tham dự một khóa học tiếng Anh ở nước ngoài. Bạn hãy cố gắng thuyết phục các cùng học ở trường bạn muốn theo học. Các cách diễn đạt trong khung có thể giúp bạn.)
I think … (Tôi nghĩ…)
What do you think … ? (Bạn nghĩ gì…?)
I agree / disagree because … (Tôi đồng ý/không đồng ý vì… I don;t understand. (Tôi không hiểu)
Why don’t we …? (Tại sao chúng ta không…?)
If we go to…. we can … (Nếu chúng ta đi đến …. ta có thể…) We should … (chúng ta nên…)
Let’s … (Hãy …)
The Brighton Language Center – UK
• live in a dormitory on campus
• school has excellent reputation
• six weeks
Seattle School of English – USA
• stay with Vietnamese friends
• experience Western culture
• seven weeks
Brisbane Institute of English – Australia
• stay with an Australian family
• quite close to Viet Nam
• beautiful scenery
• seven weeks
Tam: I think we should go to the Seattle School of English in the USA. You can stay with Vietnamese friends.
Kim: I disagree because we can;t practice speaking English with native speakers
Thu: Why don’t we go to the Brighton Language Center in the United Kingdom ? If we go there, we can live in dormitory on campus.
Tam: But the course is too expensive. It costs US $2,000.
Kim: What do you think about the Brisbane Institute of English in Australia?
Thu: I think it’s quite close to Vietnam.
Tam: And we can enjoy the beautiful scenery there.
Kim: If we go there, we can stay with an Australian family to discover their culture and practice English as well.
Thu: People said that they have a good way of teaching English and the course is acceptable. It costs US $ 1,200
Tam: Let’s go to Autralia to attend that course.
Kim: I absolutely agree with you.
You : Congratulations! Thu. How wonderful you are!
Thu : Thanks.
You : I think you should take Lhc scholarship to the Brighton Language Centre . It’s the best wav to learn English there.
Thu : I don’t understand.
You : If we go to study English in England, we can study the traditional standard English and we can learn the Eglish culture , too.
Thu : I agree. What do you think about the language centre in Brighton?
You : The centre in that school has its excellent reputation.
Thu : I think so, too. Where do you think I should live?
You : I think you should live on the campus, because we can have many good chances to practise speaking English. Moreover, it’s much cheaper than you live in an apartment. Thu : Good idea!
You : And how long will the course last?
Thu : Six weeks.
You : I think it’s long enough for you to improve your English.
Thu : But the tuition is very expensive! I think 1 should go to Brisbane Institute of English in Australia. The tuition there is much lower.
You : You may be right.