Word power. What are the most popular religions in the world?

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<ul><li><p>What are the most popular religions in the world?</p></li><li><p>What do we call the people who believe in a religion?</p></li><li><p>Who do people believe in each religion?</p></li><li><p>What religious books do people use?</p></li><li><p>What place do people worship in?</p></li><li><p>Do you know any important religious figures or famous religious architecture?</p></li><li><p>Do you know any religious words that are used in our daily life now? Have the meanings of these words changed?</p></li><li><p> Can you tell me words or expressions related to religion?</p></li><li><p>Sarah felt that an angel from heaven was helping her. To my uncle, my cousin was a little angel.</p></li><li><p>In religious books, an angel refers to a messenger and servant of God, usually represented as a person with wings and dressed in white.While in our daily speaking, it can refer to a person who is very kind or you are very grateful to. When it is used to describe a child, it means the child behaves well.</p></li><li><p>The Bible talks about the devil as the source of evil in the world. I was a naughty child---a real little devil!</p></li><li><p>In the religious term, it means the most powerful evil spirit.While in our daily conversation, it refers to a person who behaves badly.</p></li><li><p>Christians believe that doing good things will save their souls. Listening to beautiful music is good for the soul.</p></li><li><p>In the religious term, it means the spirit inside ones body, or the part of a person that is not the body. The soul is believed not to die even if the body is dead.While in our daily conversation, it refers to a kind of human feeling which helps us recognize, create and enjoy the work of art.</p></li><li><p>Fill in the blanks with the above words: (angel, devil, soul)</p></li><li><p>The (1) __________ is the spirit inside someones body. It can suffer if it is in a bad person, but we also use it to talk about our mood and feelings in general. The word (2) __________ means a messenger or helper from God, but it is also used to describe a sweet or very good person. The (3) __________ is the opposite of goodness and represents evil. We can also use the word to describe a naughty child.soulangeldevil</p></li><li><p>1. worship: verb -pp- or US ALSO -p- [T] to have or show a strong feeling of respect and admiration for God or a god: In the various regions of India, Hindus worship different gods and observe different religious festivals. , , </p></li><li><p> to love, respect and admire someone or something greatly, often without being aware of their bad qualities: As a child, I worshipped my older brother. , 2. soul: noun [C] the spiritual part of a person which some people believe continues to exist in some form after their body has died, or the part of a person which is not physical and experiences deep feelings and emotions:</p></li><li><p>She suffered greatly while she was alive, so let us hope her soul is now at peace., the quality of a person or work of art which shows or produces deep good feelings: For me her paintings somehow lack soul., </p></li><li><p>not a soul: no one By the time I arrived there wasn't a soul there.,heart and soul LITERARY completely: She loves those children heart and soul.</p></li><li><p>put your heart and soul into sth to make a lot of effort to do something: She's one of those people who puts their heart and soul into their work.3. opposite: adjective completely different: </p></li><li><p>You'd never know they're sistersthey're completely opposite to each other in every way. being in a position on the other side; facing: They sat at opposite ends of the table (to/from each other), refusing to talk.,</p></li><li><p>preposition in a position facing someone or something but on the other side: They sat opposite each other. adverb The people who live opposite (= on the other side of the road) are always making a lot of noise.</p></li><li><p>noun [C often singular] My father is a very calm person, but my mother is just the opposite. 4. represent: verb [T] to speak, act or be present officially for another person or people: They chose a famous barrister to represent them in court.</p></li><li><p> to show or describe something or someone: This new report represents the current situation in our schools. representation noun [U] representative noun [C] The firm has two representatives in every European city.</p></li><li><p>*PPT--http://kejian.7139.com PPT http://kejian.7139.com PPT http://kejian.7139.com </p></li></ul>