№20 по английскому языку за 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
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help from the outside? What problems might your parents describe in a letter like this?
6 Write a reply to one of the letters. Start like this.
Dear concerned parent, I was really moved by your letter. As a teenager, I must admit...
LESSON 6: FAMILY BREAKDOWN
I Communicative area: interview Active vocabulary: identity, divorce, values, breakdown
1 Discuss the questions below in pairs.
• Why do people live in families? What do families exist for?
• Are traditional families still popular today?
• Is family breakdown a concern of the government? Why do social scientists consider family breakdown a national tragedy?
2 a) Work individually. Use the cards the teacher has given you. First look at the list of words (phrases) in your card. Try to guess their meaning. If you know what they mean, try to think of a definition.
b) Look at the definitions in your card. Try to guess the words they define.
c) Work in pairs. Student A: read out the first definition from your card. Student B: choose the word from your list that matches the definition. Together decide if you are right. Then change turns.
3 Check your memory. Explain what the words and phrases below mean.
Anthropologist, bureaucracy, child rearing, divorce, government resources, identity, inner circle, nursing home, productive household, values.