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Read fast and tick the topics mentioned in the article: Communication transportation language work online shopping education Health and medical science Houses and buildings Transportation cleaner, faster and safer Business E-commerce, online shopping longer, healthier and remain Health active Education e-schools and distance education What is one way to catch a glimpse of the future ? One way to catch a glimpse of the future is to examine some of the major trends in contemporary society. 一看，看见…… ／kən’temprəri／ adj. 当代的，现代的，同时期的， 1. The maglev train travels at an amazing 430 km/m. F 2. Public transportation has already been well developed all over China. F in most urban areas of China. Compared with the modern cars or buses, what is the most important thing in future transportation? New technology No pollution. New fuels and engines Shanghai. maglev train Why will the maglev train be popular in the future? Environmentally friendly Energy -saving Maglev train Amazing speed---430 km/h Controlled by an advanced computer system. 1. In the future, people can do only shopping on the Internet. F 2. Shopping is a form of entertainment. T On-line shopping Why will it become more and more popular to do business on the Internet? What can people do in the malls in the future? How will people pay for their purchases? For companies, the internet makes it easier to keep in touch with customers and _______________ companies in other countries. 与……保持联系 For people , shopping is no longer a necessity ________but a form of entertainment combining shopping with fun . /ni’sesəti/ n. 必需品，需要 People combine fun shopping with _______. shop eat see a film dance On-line shopping To pay for purchases, people use _________ smart cards instead of cash. has been 1. Smallpox cannot be defeated. F 2. The way diseases are cured will change. T Will it be possible for people to live a longer life in the future? Give your reasons: pay attention to…… care about …… exercise…… Scientists and physicians cure … new discoveries in …lead to changes… diseases are….medicines are… are disappear. 1.Real schools will always popular. F 2. 0ur efforts to improve the world will be successful. T Schools on the air education in the future place at home/schools/wherever way by watching…. view lifelong learners Which of the following proverbs can replace the sentence“Instead of being students only when we are young, we will become lifelong learners.” A. Knowledge is power. B. It’s never too old to learn. C. Where there is a will, there is a way. D. No pains , no gains . Fields advantages disadvantages clean, fast, safe, expensive without pollution convenient, easy to lose it safe On-line convenient be cheated shopping saving time interesting, convenient, no face-to-face saving time teachers What should we do to make sure we will have a bright future? If we learn to accept and appreciate what is new and different, we will be well-prepared for whatever the future may have in store. in store 将要发生,就要出现 1. There’s a shock in store for him. 他会遇到一件使他震惊的事. 2. There was another accident in store for him that day. 那天还有另一个灾难在等待着他. “储备着,准备着” eg: we have_____________________ winter a lot of food in store for the 我们储存了大量食物过冬。 I have some good news ____ store for you. A. at B. in C. to D. on Choose the correct phrase to fill in the blanks in the following story. in general keep in touch with lead to in store pay (no) attention to Anne lives in a small town.She studies hard and helps her parents with the housework. She is fond of surfing the Internet. In general _____________she spends about an hour a day online.To her, it is a wonderful place because you never know what it may have__________for you. Last Friday, she found an e-pal. He called in store himself “future”. They promised to_____________________each keep in touch with other. Ann’s parents and friends told her to be careful.“What will it __________?” they asked.“A happy ending,” Anne said and lead to paying no attention to continued typing, _____________________them. One month passed and “Future” asked Anne to meet him at the school gate. Life can be dreams Life can be green thoughts Life is mostly cheerful But sometimes sad Life can be dirty Life can even be painful But life is what you make it So try to make it be beautiful
"高二英语（必修五）unit 3 Life in the future"