A taste of English humour
A smile always makes a young man.
I’m driving at a high speed.
I am strong
A 20-year-old man after laughing twice
I laughed too much…
Charlie Chaplin He was one of the most famous humorists that can make others laugh all the time. He was a great silent movie star.
If you are very hungry, will you eat a pair of leather shoes?
But Chaplin did!
A MASTER OF NONVERBAL HUNOUR
Was born in 1889 His charming character is
His job is
Type of acting is
He died in 1977 in Switzerland.
The Little Tramp
His costume: large trousers, worn-out shoes, small round black hat and a walking stick
In 1972, he was given a special Oscar for his outstanding work.
Find out the main idea of each part. Charlie Chaplin’s childhood. His most famous character. Why people needed cheering up. His achievements. An example of his works.
(The Gold Rush)
What effect does Charlie Chaplin's acting have? ? He made people laugh at a time when they felt depressed, so they could feel more content with their lives.
1.When was he taught to sing and dance? He was taught to sing as soon as he could speak and dance as soon as he could walk.
2. Unfortunately his father died, leaving the family even worse off. A. richer B. earlier C. poorer D. later 3. You may find it astonishing that Charlie was taught to sing as soon as he could… A. kind B. great C. amazing D. exciting
Can you describe the little tramp?
" The Little Tramp"
a small black hat
was a poor and
a walking stick
Para.4 Can you put them in a right order?
Cut off the leather top of the shoe
Pick out the laces and eat them
Try cutting and chewing the bottom of the shoe Sit down at the table.
Chaplin produced, directed and _______, wrote many movies he starred in ________.
The Gold Rush
The Circus Modern Times The Great Dictator He was given a special Oscar for ____________ his lifetime outstanding work. __________
1.Why was Chaplin so successful? 2.What should we learn from him?
The reasons for his success
Devotion Optimistic attitude to life
What we should learn
Sympathy to the poor
? Write a composition about Charlie ? Chaplin in English
His official website: www.CharlieChaplin.com
What’ s coming next?
1.The writer used what Victor Hugo said in order to_____ A.show how great Victor Hugo was B.tell the importance of Charlie Chaplin C.make you remember the truth D.tell readers Charlie Chaplin couldn’t speak well
2.From Para2 we can learn that____ A.Charlie lived an easy life when he was young. B.it was easy for Charlie to become angry C.it was his mother who looked after him when he was young D.Charlie was very clever as a child
3. Who was the little tramp? A. A character in his films C. His brother
B. One of his friends D. A film director
4. Why do we believe it is one of the best meals Charlie has ever tasted? A. Because the food is the most delicious. B. Because we are very hungry. C. Because he eats the shoes happily. D. Because the shoes are very beautiful. 5.When Charlie Chaplin died, he was____ years old. A. 66 B. 77 C. 88 D. 99
We should be optimistic(乐观的) no matter What difficulties you meet with, just as Charlie Chaplin was.
Set up an aim Do our best Pay more time than others Never give up/ lose heart Insist on what we pursue