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Nes 第6回 group lesson

1. 1. NES 第 6 回 Group lesson Reading whole numbers & Useful Idioms #1
2. 2. Reading Whole Numbers <ul><li>Read the numbers with each place value: </li></ul><ul><li>1,000 one thousand </li></ul><ul><li>10,000 ten thousand </li></ul><ul><li>100,000 one-hundred thousand </li></ul><ul><li>1,000,000 one million </li></ul><ul><li>10,000,000 ten million </li></ul><ul><li>100,000,000 one-hundred million </li></ul><ul><li>1,000,000,000 one billion </li></ul>
3. 3. Reading Big Whole Numbers <ul><li>Two-hundred thirty-four billion </li></ul><ul><li>Five-hundred twenty million </li></ul><ul><li>Two-hundred forty six thousand </li></ul><ul><li>Nine-hundred seventy eight. </li></ul>
4. 4. Now try these! <ul><li>355,645 </li></ul><ul><li>16,006,002 </li></ul><ul><li>25,000,000,000 </li></ul><ul><li>three hundred fifty five thousand, six hundred forty five </li></ul><ul><li>sixteen millions, six thousand, two </li></ul><ul><li>twenty five billion </li></ul>
5. 5. Numerical Expressions <ul><li>Using ‘ and’ (common in British English) </li></ul><ul><li>2,350,400 => two million three hundred and fifty thousand four hundred </li></ul><ul><li>22,005= twenty two thousand and five </li></ul><ul><li>450,302= forty five hundred thousand three hundred and two </li></ul><ul><li>*used between hundreds </li></ul><ul><li>Reading Decimals </li></ul><ul><li>2.36=>two point three six </li></ul><ul><li>Reading Percentages </li></ul><ul><li>37%=>thirty seven percent </li></ul>
6. 6. Reading Years <ul><li>The year 1700 </li></ul><ul><li>In the 1800s </li></ul><ul><li>Albert Einstein was born in 1882 </li></ul><ul><li>1992 </li></ul><ul><li>in the summer of ’78 (1978) </li></ul><ul><li>2000 </li></ul><ul><li>2008 </li></ul><ul><li>2012 </li></ul><ul><li>Seventeen hundred </li></ul><ul><li>Eighteen hundreds </li></ul><ul><li>Eighteen eighty-two </li></ul><ul><li>Nineteen ninety-two </li></ul><ul><li>Seventy eight </li></ul><ul><li>Two thousand </li></ul><ul><li>Two thousand and eight </li></ul><ul><li>Twenty-twelve </li></ul>
7. 7. Idioms lesson #1 <ul><li>  Greek :  </li></ul><ul><li>ἰδίωμα – idiōma , &quot; special phrasing“ </li></ul><ul><li>Words or Phrases that have an unusual grammar, or unusual / different meaning from the literal definition. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s raining cats and dogs = It’s raining a lot. </li></ul>
8. 8. Seven useful idioms <ul><li>Up to you </li></ul><ul><li>Dream </li></ul><ul><li>Have a feeling </li></ul><ul><li>A breeze </li></ul><ul><li>In the cards </li></ul><ul><li>Drop by/in </li></ul><ul><li>See eye to eye </li></ul>
9. 9. <ul><li>Up to you = It’s your decision to make </li></ul><ul><li>A: Where do you want to go eat? </li></ul><ul><li>B: It’s up to you . </li></ul><ul><li>dream = perfect, ideal </li></ul><ul><li>I went on a dream vacation to Bali last year. </li></ul><ul><li>Have a feeling = to think something without being sure </li></ul><ul><li>I have a feeling you’re surgery will go very well. </li></ul><ul><li>A breeze = something that is easy. Needs little effort. </li></ul><ul><li>The listening test was difficult but the reading test was a breeze . </li></ul>
10. 10. <ul><li>In the cards = likely to happen </li></ul><ul><li>I have three major projects to oversee at work. I don’t think a winter vacation is in the cards for me this year. </li></ul><ul><li>Drop in/ by = to visit casually </li></ul><ul><li>My former co-worker dropped by the office yesterday. It was to see her and hear about her new job. </li></ul><ul><li>See eye to eye = to agree </li></ul><ul><li>My sister and I have very different personalities. We don’t see eye to eye about many subjects. </li></ul>