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Why do the Americans say so?
          СОДЕРЖАНИЕ
1.Произношение гласных
2. Произношение согласных
3.Наиболее употребительные слова
и выражения
4.Резюме
5.Деловая переписка
6.Лексические различия
7.Идиомы и фразеологические обороты
8.Что означает”JAZZ CHANTS”
9.Rhymes
            Conversational English
a)Formal Informal greetings
I’m sorry to butt in
Hallo
Ah, just the chap I wanted to see
Well, talk of the devil
d) Enquires and replies
What’s new?
How’s tricks?
How’s the missues?
I’ve been dying to meet you
c) Small talk
How’s Joe getting along?
Where on earth have you been?
What are you up to?
What’s it got to do with him?

Make your own
dialogues
You are looking for a job. Analyse your interests.
1.What are my abilities?
2.What special talents do I have?
3.What are my special interests?
4.How do I see myself?
5.What is my previous experience?
6.What are my educational plans for the future?
7.Am I willing to accept change?
CIRRICULUM VITAE

 NAME & SURNAME
 BIRTHDATE
 ADRESS & TELEPHONE
 EDUCATION
 LANGUAGE SCORES
 SCHOLARSHIPS
 WORK EXPERIENCES
 COMPLETED PROJECTS
 RECENT TEACHING ACTIVITIES
 INTEREST AREAS
         TRY TO WRITE ONE TO
              YOURSELF
 Write a cover letter as Ann Smirnova did.

                                             •   Anna Smirnova
                                             •   98, Chaikovskogo st apt 85
                                             •   St Petersburg,191194, Russia
                                             •   Phone
                                             •   December 2, 2005
US Consulate General
15, Furshtatskaya St
St. Petersburg,191028
Attn.Mr .Josh Overcast
    Dear Sirs,
    By this letter I would like to apply for the FSN personel
    Clerk position at the US Consulate General.
    Thank you for taking time to deal with my application.
    Please kindly find my references enclosed.

                                       Faithfully yours,



Write a letter applying for a job
• Differences:
  Harry Potter and the
  Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone
  Editor: Edward Olson

• This page indicates all the differences
  between the British and United States
  versions of Harry Potter and the
  Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone.
UK...      USA           Edition UK   Edition
                                      USA.
Car park   Parking lot   Lot          Bunch

Cinema     Movies        Letter-box   Mail-slot
Toilet     Bathroom      Mum          Mom
Football   Soccer        Jacket       Baked
                         potato       potato
Sweets     Candy         Happy        Merry
                         Christmas    Christmas
               Hit the ceiling
               Become very angry




Blow it                          Hit the hay
Fail at smth                     Go to bed



                                               Jump down s throat
                                               Become angry with
Fill in the gaps:
1.At the party the secret……       a)to get in with
2.John….when he saw               b)to do a double take
3.It’s a pity that he…that gang  c)to have the guts
4.He doesn’t…to admit his mistake d)to pop up
5.I don’t like when he…          e)to pay a call
6.The students had to…until       f)to come out into the open
  the teacher came.              G)to mark time
7.I’ll…if you don’t stop crying.  H)to get loaded
8.Edward……last night.             I)to be sandwiched
9.Strange message…on             j)to goof off
10.In the subway he…between
    two fat women.
           KEYS

1.-to come out into the open
2.-to do a double take
3.-to get in with
4.-to have the guts
5.-to get loaded
6.-to mark time
7.-to goof off
8.-to pay a call
9.-to pop up
10.-to be sandwiched
                       JAZZ CHANTS
•                        On a Diet
•   First she gave up smoking.
•   Then she gave up gin.
•   Then she gave up chocolate cake.
•   She wanted to be thin.
•   Then she gave up breakfast.
•   Then she gave up lunch.
•   On lazy Sunday mornings
•   She even gave up brunch.
•   No matter what she gave up,
•   Her skirts were very tight.
•   ‘Cause she ate twelve cans of tuna
    fish
                              Tall Trees

• CHORUS                                       SOLO
•   Tall trees
•   Tall trees
•   Big tall trees.
•   Tall trees ,tall trees     The coast of California
•   Big tall trees.             Is a beautifull sight,
•   Tall trees ,tall trees       with the tall trees, tall trees,
•   Big tall trees.              Big tall trees.
•   Big trees, tall trees
•   Big trees, tall trees
•   Big trees , tall trees
•   Big, tall trees.

•   For dinner every night.
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