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  1. 1. What are people like? 1. Sex 2. Age 3. Face 4. Hair 5. Other distinguishing features 6. General appearance: height and build 7. Clothes 8. Personality I’m afraid, not too different from chimps
  2. 2. ManWoman
  3. 3. Age Categories Baby Toddler Child Teenager Young person Middle-aged person Elderly person
  4. 4. 2.1 Age Categories Baby Toddler Child Middled-aged person Elderly person Teenager Young person
  5. 5. Notice the use of the verb to be I am 134 years old Imprecise ages She is in her early /mid /late twenties He is in his forties / You are in your teens  She is about sixty Some useful tips to talk about people’s ageSome useful tips to talk about people’s age
  6. 6. mouthmouth chinchin eyebrowseyebrows eyelasheseyelashes nosenose Face description foreheadforehead lipslips
  7. 7. 1 32 4 5 876 9 1110 12 Roundish face Receeding hairline Bald Long neck Double chin portruding teeth Long nose Full lips Pointed chin Large forehead Sideburns Hooked nose
  8. 8. She´s a beautiful young woman in her early twenties. She´s got short, fair hair, blue eyes, thin eyebrows and pale complexion. She´s wearing strange make up in her eyes (Her eyelashes are extended as if they were snakes or insect legs) Describing somebody
  9. 9. Length •Long/ Short •Medium-length •Shoulder-length Colour •Fair/Dark •Black/Blond •Brown/Red/White/Grey (light/medium/dark) •Highlights Style •A fringe/sideburns •A side/centre parting •In a plait/ pony tail •In pigtails •Dreadlocks Type •Straight •Wavy •Curly •Spiky
  10. 10. What’s their hair like?What’s their hair like? He´s got short greyHe´s got short grey hair and a receedinghair and a receeding hairlinehairline She´s got shoulder lengthShe´s got shoulder length red straight hair with ared straight hair with a fringe and centre parting.fringe and centre parting.
  11. 11. She’s got long,blonde straightShe’s got long,blonde straight hairhair She’s got long,blonde wavy hairShe’s got long,blonde wavy hair What’s her hair like?What’s her hair like?
  12. 12. What’s their hair like?What’s their hair like? She´s got shoulderShe´s got shoulder length blonde wavy hairlength blonde wavy hair They´ve got a MohicanThey´ve got a Mohican hair stylehair style
  13. 13. What’s their hair like?What’s their hair like? He´s baldHe´s bald He´s got dreadlocksHe´s got dreadlocks
  14. 14. What’s their hair like?What’s their hair like? She´s got long darkShe´s got long dark curly haircurly hair He´s got short darkHe´s got short dark curly hair and a beardcurly hair and a beard
  15. 15. I loveI love short,short, dark-haireddark-haired women.......women....... IloveIlove longlong blondeblonde BinocheBinoche WinsletWinslet
  16. 16. KateKate JulieteJuliete
  17. 17. He´s wearing tattoos all over his body He´s got an eye patch She´s got a piercing in her lower lip
  18. 18. NoseNose Long/hooked/snubLong/hooked/snub LipsLips Full/thinFull/thin TeethTeeth Even/portrudingEven/portruding EyesEyes ShapeShape Round/almond/slantingRound/almond/slanting ColourColour •Blue/green/brown/hazelBlue/green/brown/hazel ShapeShape •Round/long/square/ovalRound/long/square/oval ComplexionComplexion •Tanned/pale/dark/fairTanned/pale/dark/fair •Wrinkled/fresh/spottyWrinkled/fresh/spotty Distinguishing featuresDistinguishing features •A beard/a goateeA beard/a goatee •A moustacheA moustache •Clean-shavenClean-shaven •cheekbonescheekbones
  19. 19. Describe