№273 по английскому языку за 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
авторы: Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
Учебник по английскому языку 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель. Страница 273
b Answer the questions.
1. Was it easy to write the stereotypes in ex.2a? Did your answers come naturally? Why? Why not?
2. Did the statements make you feel uncomfortable? Why? Why not?
3. In general, were your responses positive or negative?
) Look through the article in ex. 4 and pay attention to the part where nationalities are described. Find the character traits you know and compare with your partner.
Make a list of the characteristics you don't know and guess whether they have positive or negative meanings.
Study the glossary. Check your predictions.
Arrogant ['sersgant] - someone who is arrogant thinks they are better or more important than other people and behaves in a way that is rude and too confident.
Agreeable - willing to agree to something.
Ambitious - determined to be successful, rich, famous, etc.
Anxious - worried and tense because of possible misfortune, danger.
Assertive - behaving in a confident way in which you are quick to express your opinions and feelings.
Caring - kind, helpful, and sympathetic towards other people.
Community-oriented - mainly concerned with, or directed towards community.
Constructive - useful and helpful, or likely to produce good results.
Family-oriented - mainly concerned with, or directed towards family matters.
Honest [Wist] - someone who is honest always tells the truth and does not cheat or steal.
Impulsive - someone who is impulsive tends to do things without thinking about what will happen as a result.
Inventive - able to think of new, different, or interesting ideas.