Types of computers<br />
Tuning in:TASK1: Writethenames of thesecomputers.<br />
Task 2: Who uses thesetypes of computers?  Whatfor?Make a list.<br />Example:<br />Studentsfrequently use laptops to do ho...
Study these details of different types of computer. Find the answers to these questions. Which type of computer is:<br />T...
We use adjectivesto describe objects, people, animals, etc.<br />Describing and comparing<br />Themacis..<br />Thecellphon...
ComparativeWe can compare one type of computer/device with another <br />Iphones are         than<br />Minicomputers are b...
Superlative<br />We can compare mainframes to all other types of computers<br />Mainframes are the biggest computers.<br /...
TASK4<br />Choose the correct adjective. Then fill in the gaps with the correct form of the adjective.<br />1)Light/heavy ...
Aids to communicationHere are some phrases to use when agreeingor disagreeingwithsomeone.<br /> <br /> <br />A: I think th...
John Wilmot is a salesperson and he spends a lot of time visiting customers. He wants a computer to carry with him so he c...
Whatistheperfectcomputerforyou?<br />Write a paragraph (8-12 lines), explainingwhyyouchoosethatcomputer (characteristics, ...
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  1. 1. Types of computers<br />
  2. 2. Tuning in:TASK1: Writethenames of thesecomputers.<br />
  3. 3. Task 2: Who uses thesetypes of computers? Whatfor?Make a list.<br />Example:<br />Studentsfrequently use laptops to do homework<br />
  4. 4. Study these details of different types of computer. Find the answers to these questions. Which type of computer is:<br />The most common?<br />small enough for a pocket? <br />The most common portable?<br />used by many people at the same time?<br />the most powerful?<br />not suitable for a lot of typing?<br />Task 3. Reading: Types of computer<br />
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  6. 6. We use adjectivesto describe objects, people, animals, etc.<br />Describing and comparing<br />Themacis..<br />Thecellphone<br />
  7. 7. ComparativeWe can compare one type of computer/device with another <br />Iphones are than<br />Minicomputers are bigger than microcomputers.<br />
  8. 8. Superlative<br />We can compare mainframes to all other types of computers<br />Mainframes are the biggest computers.<br />Mainframes are the most _______ computers. <br />Mainframes are the most _________ computers.<br />
  9. 9. TASK4<br />Choose the correct adjective. Then fill in the gaps with the correct form of the adjective.<br />1)Light/heavy Laptops are ____________________ than desktop computers but ______________than notebooks.<br />2) large/smallThe mainframe is the ______________type of computer. A minicomputer is ________________ than a microcomputer<br />3) common /good Personal computers are _________________ than mainframes but mainframes are ___________________than personal computers at processing very large amounts of data.<br />4) Powerful/expensiveMinicomputers are ________________ than mainframes but they are also _____________________<br />5) Fast/ cheap New computers are _____________ than older machines<br />6) Powerful/ expensive Laptops are often ___________ than PC`s but they are not as ___________________<br />
  10. 10. Aids to communicationHere are some phrases to use when agreeingor disagreeingwithsomeone.<br /> <br /> <br />A: I think the best computer for a ______ is a __________<br />b: I agree / I think so too.<br />B: I disagree / I don't think so<br />A) Why?<br />B)Because _________<br /> <br />
  11. 11. John Wilmot is a salesperson and he spends a lot of time visiting customers. He wants a computer to carry with him so he can access data about his customers and record his sales.<br />Pal Nye is a personnel officer. She needs a computer to keep staff records and to keep a diary of appointments. She also needs a computer for writing letters.<br />The University of the North needs a computer to look after its accounts. Its network, the records of all students and staff, and to help with scientific research.<br />The James family want a computer for entertainment. writing letters, the Internet, and for calculating tax.<br />Problem-solving: Task 8 In pairs, decide what sort of computer is best for each of these users.<br />
  12. 12. Whatistheperfectcomputerforyou?<br />Write a paragraph (8-12 lines), explainingwhyyouchoosethatcomputer (characteristics, comparison, reasons,etc)<br />Writting<br />

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