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Lifestyles

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Lifestyles

  1. 1. LIFESTYLES….<br />
  2. 2. LEAD-IN<br />Look at theextractfromthe CAMBRIDGE AdvancedLearner’sDictionary . Mark thekeypointsthat define lifestyle<br />Lifestyle /"laIf.staIl/ noun [C]<br />someone's way of living; the things that a person or particular group of people usually do:<br />He doesn't have a very healthy lifestyle.<br />She needs a pretty high income to support her lifestyle.<br />an alternative lifestyle<br />
  3. 3. Thephotos show typicalaspects of a student’slifestyles in Argentine. Whichwouldyoumost/leastenjoy? Why?<br />
  4. 4. Think of oneadjectivethat describe yourlifestylebest<br />
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  6. 6. Customs and traditionsVocabulary:SpecialOccasions<br />Match thephotoswiththesespecialoccasions.<br />A birthdayparty<br />A graduationceremony<br />A wedding<br />New Year’sDay<br />Christmas<br />
  7. 7. Match theverbs in A withthenouns in b. In some cases, theremaybe more thanonepossibility<br /> A B<br />Takeballoons<br />Cut a certificate<br />Blowoutthecandles<br />Proposephotos<br />Unwrapinvitations<br />Walkdownrings<br />Sendout a marquee<br />Blow up a toast<br />Makethe cake<br />Be giventheaisle<br />Exchange thepresents<br />Rent a speech<br />
  8. 8. Complete thesedefinitionswiththesewords<br />Honeymoonregistry office reception<br />thebestmanwitnessesanniversarybridesmaid<br />………………….: a place whereyougetmarried<br />…………………..: a personwhohelpsthe bride.<br />…………………...:Thepersonwhohelpsthe groom.<br />……………………: Thepersonwhowatch, and signthemarriagecertificate at a weeding.<br />……………………: The formal partyafterthewedding.<br />…………………….: A holidayafterthewedding.<br />…………………….: Exactly a yearornumber of yearsafterthewedding.<br />
  9. 9. These are interview extracts. Choose the correct alternative and complete the gaps with one of the words or phrase used in the previous excercises. <br />Alex: Didyougo/getmarriedin a churchordidyouhave a civil wedding in a………………?<br />Peter: Whenwefirstgot/wereengagedTania wanted a whiteweddingwithlots of…………………. to look herbutlatershewantedsomethingless formal.<br />Alex: Wheredidyouholdthe……………………..?<br />Peter: At my parents’ house. Everyonehad a good time eating and drinkinguntilwedisappeared off onour…………………………<br />Linda: Whydidyou decide tohold/break up such a smallweddingreception?<br />Ivana :Becausewehaven’tgotmuchmoney and wedidn’twanttomake a bigfuss.<br />Linda: Didyou………………formal invitationstoallyourguests/ visitors?<br />Ivana:No, no, itwasallvery casual. Nobodywasexpectedtodress up/ dressdown<br />
  10. 10. Visitour blog: www.graceedu.blog<br />Participate in thediscussionproposed in the link call “SpecialOccasions and Specialdays”, leaveyourcommentthere. <br />
  11. 11. COMPARING AND CONTRASTING PHOTOS<br />You are goingtotalkforone minute abouttwophotosthatyouwouldliketo compare, and make notes aboutthemundertheseheadings:<br />Similaritiesbetweenthetwophotos.<br />Differencesbetweenthetwophotos.<br />Whatyouwouldlike/dislikeabouteachcelebration.<br />Whichcelebrationyouwouldprefertobe at and why.<br />

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