1. Understand the text 2. Grasp the main idea by skimming; 3. Know the importance of body language and non-verbal communications; develop our cultural awareness;
communication 6. forehead_________ 前额 1. 交流_________ 手掌 7. palm__________ unconscious 2. 无意识的_______ vary 3. 变化_________ 额手礼 8. salaam_________
掌击 traditionally 9. slap__________ 4. 传统地_________ gesture 5. 手势________ 鞠躬 10. bow_________
The meaning of the body lanuage
? Choose the best title.
? 1 Saying It Without Words
? 2 When in Rome, Do as the Romans do
? 3 Greeting Around the World
? 4 Read My Mind
Match each part with main ideas Part Ⅰ
fascinating body language
ways of communication examples of greetings
Fill in the blanks
words and communic sentences -ations body body positions language __________ body language unconscious _______body language learned spoken ______ words written words
Level three Level two Level one
Which of the following is close to the meaning of the phrase “give away” in the last paragraph? A. give sb. sth. for free B. throw away C. give up D. make sth. known to sb.
1. Europeans shake hands with their left hands. 2. In Asia, people touch strangers when they meet. 3. A high five is a formal gesture
Act it out
1. When you are sent to meet the American president at the airport. 2. When two traditional Chinese meet.
3. When young Americans greet each other. 4.When each other How Muslims to greet meet each other?
Listen and fill in the blanks
people Ways of greeting traditional shake hands with the right hand to show they are Europeans 1_______________ not aggressive & 2_________________ Americans TraditionalPutting the right hand over the left and bow slightly 3._______ Chinese salaam ”,where they touch their 5____ heart Muslims Giving a 4_________ , mouth and forehead Hindus 6_______ Joining hands and bowing head in respect
American “Give me five” 7._______ _________ youth
Here are two situations. For each situation, prepare a role play with your partner. (you can choose either) Use both spoken words and body language to express your ideas.
? You fall and hurt your foot while you are hiking on a lonely path. You need help, and you see someone in the distance. ? advice for you: ? You: Help! …Please come here. (waving hands) ? Person: What do you want? I can’t hear you! (hand behind ear) ? …
? You are visiting a city in England and need to
buy some apples. You only know a little English and want to know where you can get them and how much they cost. ? advice for you:
?You: Can you help me please? I need some apples (smiling & leaning forward) ?Shopkeeper: No problem…
? Greetings vary from culture to culture. Try to find more ? greeting ways in different cultures on the Internet and write them down in a short passage .
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