Period 4 Grammar
Unit 3 Travel Journal
Period 4: 幻灯片70-89页
Reading task 2: Part 6. The end of the journey
Read the passage and fill in the form
Reading task 2: Part 6. The end of the journey Read the passage and fill in the form
Topic Laos Cambodia
Twice that of Laos
Almost seven times the population of Cambodia Cooler in the north and much warmer in the south
Population Half that of
Cool and dry in winter Half of it people can’t read or write
Rice and fish
Rice and fish
Rice,fish and fruit
The Present Continuous Tense for Future Actions 1) Betty is going off (leaving for) to Guangzhou by plane tomorrow. 2) Bob is going to the airport by taxi next week.
1.表示说话时正在进行的动作，常与时间 状语now, at the moment等连用。 You are learning now. I’m teaching you now. He is reading at the moment.
2. 现阶段正在做，说话时不一定正在进行的动作。 她最近在练瑜伽。 She is practicing yoga recently. 他这些天在写一部小说。 He is writing a novel these days. 3. 与always, forever, usually连用，带有强烈感 情色彩。 他常常抱怨。 He is usually complaining. 她总是帮助别人。 She is always helping others.
4. 形容词的现在进行时表“一时的行为表现”。 比较： He is friendly. He is being friendly.
表示将来的时态还有下列的方法： 1. He will write you a letter next week.他下个星期会 给你写信。 小结：will/shall+动词原形，表示将来某个时 间要发生的动作或存在的状态；或表示自然 趋势或非主语意志。 I shall be sixteen years old next month.
2. be going to +动词原形，表示“就要……”， “打算……”或将要发生的事。 Eg. We’re not going to have any classes next week.
1) 2) 3) 4)
The plane takes off at 9:30. My plane leaves at 7:00. When does the winter holiday begin? What time does the train leave for Shanghai? 3. 此四句表示将来的事情已经“列入日程” 或按计划将要发生，则用一般现在时代 替将来时，但仅限于少数动词begin, go, leave, start, take off 等。
4. 在条件、时间等状语从句中，用一般现在时来 表示将来。 If you are free, you can find me anytime.
When he comes here, please tell me.
5. be about to do sth 表示正要做某事，一般与 when连用，后面不跟具体的时间。 He was about to go to bed, when the bell rang. He was about to tell me the secret, when someone killed him.
附：高考题 C 1.Because the shop___________, all the Tshirts are sold at half price.(2004年浙江高考)
A. has closed down B. closed down C. is closing down D. had had closed down 2. I’ve won a holiday for two weeks to Florida. I______ my mum.(NMET2001) A A.am taking B. have taken C. take D. will have taken
3. ----Can I join your club, dad? A -----You can when you _______ a bit older. (NMET 1994)
B. will get
C. are getting D. will have got B 4. At this time tomorrow ______over the Atlantic.(2003年北京高考)
A.we’re going to fly B. we’ll be flying
C. we’ll fly D. we’re to fly