8/29日曜朝の初級の会ふりかえり

*初級です*8/29日曜日の朝!
今回は2名の方が参加してくれました!つなげーと外からも1名の方が参加でした
実はこちらのサークルは人数が少なければ少ないほどマンツーマンに近い英語になるので喋る時間がどんどん増えます。
英会話学校でグループレッスンで2−3名の場合よりも喋ります。
でもそれが続くと単に異様に安い(大体一般の3分の1の値段です)英会話学校を私がボランティアでやるだけになってしまうので、
皆さんで作り上げるサークルにするためにも是非ご参加お待ちしてます!

【内容1】
自己紹介
こちらのブログを書いていたら自動保存されなかったので長い説明が完全に消えました。
普通の自己紹介とは違った2段階自己紹介です。どんなものかは・・こうご期待!

具体的に話した内容 
Part 1: Introduction
【M】
M is from Saga, Saga City
She is an elementary school teacher
She teaches all subjects , but her favorite is Japanese
Her least favorite is Science because it is difficult → ※Least favorite =苦手

She want to work in foreign country as a Japanese teacher some day.
She wants to teach Japanese children living  in English speaking country  so she wants to practice speaking English
She likes mountain climbing
She has climbed Mt. Fuji twice,
First time she succeeded and reached the top
Second time she couldn’t because the wind was too strong

【S】
He is from Korea- Seoul city
He lives in Chiba prefecture
He works as a management in a  Medical Device Company
His partners are from Germany and Canada
He regularly contacts them through e-mail →※regularly =日常的に
Once a month they have online ZOOM meeting 

He also likes climbing mountains/
He recommends mountains inside of Seoul
On the north side there are big mountains
Next month he wants to climb a mountain but  has not decided yet

He is not good at math, but likes Public health
He teaches Health class as a job to the elderly or people suffering from disease
He does not teach using heavy weights  or rigorous activities →※rigorous = 激しい

【内容2】
show and tell
自分のお気に入りのものを写真と一緒に紹介します

M
“PIano”
I have played the piano for (nearly) 10 years since at 4 (or since I was 4)

Now I play the Jazz piano 2 time a week
I can play Two songs, ONLY
The songs are “The girl of Ipanema” and “Morning”
Her favorite Jazz pianist is Chic Corea -He plays the piano song/ “Spain”
She thinks he is from“Spain”
I quit playing piano in 5th grade for school studies → ※school studies=学業

S
”Cat”
His Cat came to his house on December 24th of last year.
That is why we named him Noel
The cat does not get along well with him well.
His other family members get along well.
He is trying to become friends with him

The cat takes "defensive position" on him


【内容3】
雑誌切り抜き話し合い
最初の一回はフリートークでも良いのかな?と思いましたが最終的には海外の雑誌の切り抜きを組み合わせた資料を使っています
大体3つくらいの中から見つけてきますが、それについて話します。
中級コースになるとディベートとか入れてくるのですが、今回はその話し合いなどだけで終わってしまいました!

【Article: Foot of Wonder】
Shoes
Beach sandals = Flip Flops(US) or Thongs (UK)
Flats  sandals with no buckles = sliders
Patent leather = Leather with “glass coating”
Enamel = Artificial leather with “glass coating”
Chic ≒ elegant
Loose trousers= Thick pants
Leggy Trousers= thin/narrow pants

Phrases
Join forces = ( in fashion ) to collaborate
Force = something strong
To force = to do something with power

Begging to be= Wanting very strong to be
Example :
S - I am begging my cat to be (good) friends with me every day
M- I am begging the school to accept me as an English teacher
M… I am begging the government to accept my visa
S… I am begging for boss to accept the proposal (but it’s taking so much time)
M… I am begging the project to be accepted next week

【内容4】おまけ+phrase of the day
その日の雑誌や、会話の内容で使えそうなフレーズを教えます。たまにスラング、たまに全く使えないようなのもあります笑

おまけ:
I am begging you to get the work done by next week.
お願いだから来週までにはその仕事を終わらせてください。
I am begging you to give me a reply by today. We are running out of time
お願いだから今日中に返事をください。時間切れです

<Phrase of the day>
M has "hands of wonder" when playing the piano, but she can only play 2 songs"

こんな感じです
使ったフレーズを復習するのにも、次回に参加する時にこれを見れば・・あ、あの人だ、と気づくかもしれませんね

毎回ながら集中しすぎて写真を撮るのを忘れる私です。気づいた人は「写真!」と教えてくださいね

2021/09/01 (水)

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