warming up and reading
①You like sports, while I prefer music. （
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②I was reading the book while you were talking to me. （ ③While it is very cold today, we decide to go out for a walk. （
预习自测：在文中找出下列单词、短语、长难句，并进行填空和结合语境理解其含义。 一、 单词 convey v. __________ tease v. ____________
④While a spark of life remains, it is a doctor’s duty to save the patient. ( 【温馨提示】while 引导时间状语从句时，指一段时间，不用来表示时间点； when 引导时间状语从句时，既指时间段，也指时间点。 【达标检测】 Ⅰ.单词拼写 1．A steam engine ________ (转换；转化) heat into power.
1. aspect n. ____________ 2. 3. concrete adj. ___________ 4.
5 pattern n. ____________ 6. 7. exchange v. ___________ 8.
underline v. ____________ sponsor n. ____________ vt. ____________ 1
答案：方面;样子;外表 2 传达;运送 3 具体的 4 取笑;招惹;戏弄 5 模式;式样;图案 6 在下面画线;强调 7 交换，交流 8 赞助人；主办者 vt.发起 二词语辨析 1.poem/poetry 2.transform/change 3.appropriate/suitable/fit4. run out/run out of 三重点词组 take it easy 从容, 不紧张, 松懈, 轻松 make up of(多用于被动)构成 try out 试验, 考验, 三、句型： 1.Some poems tell a story or describe something in a way that will give the reader a strong impression. Others try to convey certain emotions. let out 发出, 泄露
2．The company's head office is in the city, but it has ________ (分支机构；部门) all over the country. 3．The ambassador personally ________ (传达) the president's message to the premier. 4．Which dress is more ________ (适当的) for the party, this one or that one? 5．She found a company to ________ (资助) her through college. 6．You need to be more ________ (灵活的) and imaginative in your approach. 7．He hanged himself in ________ (悲伤) after his wife died. 8．________ (装载) with heavy goods，the truck ran very slowly. 9．It was a long journey, but we ________ (最后) arrived. 10．She won a ________ (奖学金) to study at Oxford University. 答案：1.transforms 2.branches 3.conveyed 4.appropriate 5．sponsor 6.flexible 7.sorrow
———————————————————————————————— 第二部分： 【教材导读】 Underline the wonderful sentences in the book and fill in the blanks. 1． There are various reasons why people write poetry.\ ◆ the reason why...is/was that (不用 because)做某事的原因是…。 [即境活用] The reason for his success is ______ he worked very hard. A．why B．that C．because D．for
Ⅱ.选用方框中适当的短语填空 1．Singing is a good way to________our emotions. 2．The book is said to have________many languages. 3．If I were you I would________and go home early. 4．We're________water; please go and fetch some. 5．As we all know, the United States is________50 states. 6．They were________the ship________a lot of furniture. 答案：1.let out 2.been translated into 5.made up of 3.take it easy
2.Some rhyme(like B) while others do not(like C)． 【合作探究】 ◆ 阅读下面的句子，体会 while 的含义。
4．running out of