یکی از مهمترین مهارت های اجتماعی، توانایی توضیح دادن مسائل مختلف است. انجام تمرین های این درس به شما کمک می کند بتوانید در موقعیت های مختلف توضیح مناسبی به دیگران ارائه دهید.
A: I doubt that people will travel through time someday.
B: I agree. It’s highly unlikely.
C: I’m not so sure. I bet it will happen someday because…
آ: من شک دارم که مردم روزی در زمان سفر کنند.
ب: موافقم خیلی بعید است
ج: من چندان مطمئن نیستم. شرط می بندم که روزی این اتفاق می افتد زیرا …
A: Do you have any idea what happened to Amelia Earhart?
B: No one does. But she might have crashed on an island.
آ: آیا می دانید چه اتفاقی برای آملیا ارهارت افتاده است؟
ب: هیچ کس این کار را نمی کند. اما او ممکن است در جزیره ای سقوط کرده باشد.
A- Ask your partner these questions.
1- Who is the most fearless person you know? Why?
2- What do you consider a very harmful thing? Why?
3- Imagine that one of your classmates is not at school today. What do you think might have happened?
4- Imagine that you heard an explosion. What do you think might have happened?
B- Now answer your partner’s questions.
A- Answer your partner’s questions.
B- Now ask your partner these questions.
1- Who is the most thoughtful person you know? Why?
2- What do you consider a very useless thing? Why?
3- Imagine that one of your classmates was late for school today. What do you think might have happened?
4- Imagine that you heard there was a theft in a bank in your city. What do you think might have happened?
Student A and Student B
C- Read the text. Then discuss your answers to the questions. Decide on the best answer for each question.
Why do you think it took so long to build Pueblo Bonito?
What do you think the Anasazi could have used the different rooms for?
Why do you think some of the rooms had no windows?
What do you think the Anasazi might have used the roads for?
Why do you think the Anasazi left Pueblo Bonito?
A- Student B’s own answers- Sample answers:
1- My sister is the most fearless person I know. She’s very brave and adventurous. She loves extreme sports.
2- I think pollution is a very harmful thing. It’s bad for the environment, and it’s bad for our health.
3- He / She could have stayed home because he / she wasn’t feeling well.
4- There might have been a car accident, and the car might have exploded.
B- Student A’s own answers- Sample answers:
1- My grandmother is the most thoughtful person I know. She always helps other people. She gives us wonderful gifts, and she sends thank-you notes for any favors you do for her.
2- I don’t think anything is useless. Even garbage and broken things can be useful if you recycle them.
3- He / She might have had a meeting or missed his / her bus.
4- Someone might have taken a customer’s money and run away with it.
C- Student A and B’s answers- Sample answers:
They might not have had a lot of tools or equipment, so it took a long time to build things.
They might have used the rooms for sleeping and eating. They could have used the large round rooms for meetings.
Maybe they made rooms with no windows to store things that can’t be in the sun.
They may have used the roads to travel to other towns that don’t exist anymore or to areas where they met people from other places to buy and sell things.
They might have gone to a place with more food and water.