New Century English
8A Unit1 Lesson2
Ma Qiao Junior School
Review some new words and phrases
整理，收拾 tidy up
铺床 make the bed
动手术 perform an operation
家务机器人 home-help robot
与….不同 be different from
非常乐意 with pleasure
一个非常大的计算机内存 a very big computer memory
Complete a robot’s self-introduction according to the text
I was born in a robot’s family. We’re _ _
ordinary machines.All my family members have got______
in our bodies. So we’re able to work by ourselves .
Some of us can help you with your housework. We can do
jobs like tidying uprooms, preparing food, washing
dishes and cleaning windows. Some of us can help you
with your studies. We have very
big computer memories .We can help you with all
school subjects .That’s fantastic,isn’t? We are also
very useful in factories . We can help workers do
very difficult and dangerous jobs.
What can these robots do?
Home-help robots can help
people with the housework.
The industrial robots can do
experiments in space.
The medical robots can help
doctors perform operations.
(1) Which pronouns do we use to talk about
﹡people? somebody,someone, anybody ,anyone,
(2)Do we put adjectives before or after these
After the pronouns.
(3)Which of these pronouns do we usually use in
questions and negative sentences?
(4)Do we use the singular or plural verb form with
the singular verb form
Listen and complete the information about a new model of home-help robot below
A NEW MODEL OF
Good afternoon! HOME-HELP ROBOT
Can I help you?
Size: medium .
Advantages: quiet efficient
easy to use .
tidy up rooms
look after sick people
Yes,please. I’d like a garden
help work in the ___________
robot for my newhouse.
Work in pairs and talk about robots after the
model. Use the word cues below.
Have got computers to control
Can work by themselves Do you mean they
can work by
S1: Why? Can you tell me
With please.Robots have got
computers to control them.
6A M2U4 What would you like to be ?
1. Do exercise 1