Our Trustworthy friends

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Our Trustworthy Friends

What a wonderful day today, isnt it? What good things do you want to happen to your deskmate today? Wish him/her something

Here are some new words we will use today at the lesson.faithful adj. always staying with and supporting a person,loyalforlorn adj. sad and lonely because of isolation

merciful adj.e.g. a merciful God

revengeful adj.e.g. I am not merciful, I am revengeful

kick v. to hit or move sb./sth. with your foot.dilemma n. is a problem involving a difficult choice

commotion n. great noice, agitation

debt n. something that you owe to sb. (money)

retaliate v to react to sth unpleasant that sb does to you by doing sth unpleasant in return.punish v to impose a penalty on for a fault

Do you have many friends?What kind of friend are you?Do you forgive your friends easily?Lets check. You will have to answer the questions of a questionnaire. Be sincere.

WHAY IS YOUR SCORE?Answer aAnswer bAnswer cQuestion 11 pt3 pts2 ptsQuestion 21 pt3 pts2 ptsQuestion 31 pt2 pts3 ptsQuestion 43 pts1 pt2 ptsQuestion 51 pt3 pts2 ptsQuestion 61 pt3 pts2 ptsQuestion 71 pt2 pts3 pts

THE ANALYSIS7 - 11: RevengefulYou really have a thirst for justice, and your favourite proverb could be an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth. But you are not Zorro, so you should think twice before you punish others for what they did. If you dont want to end up having no friends at all, try no to retaliate too much.

12 - 17: UnderstandingYou are a kind person but you try to make people understand where the limits are if they bother you. You dont want to be taken for a fool: you are not ready to become a Mother Teresa.

18 - 21: MercifulYou are ready to forgive anything. That is cool because you have got that laid back image and really dont want to pick up fights, and you set good examples. But some people might take advantage of your kindness, so you had better choose your friends carefully.

Now read the dialogue The Elephant and His Friends.What is the main idea of this dialogue?Why do some people prejudice others?

What does this picture represent?Work in groups to make up a story to match the picture.

Now lets read the story itself to see what happened in reality.On the left there are some words that might be new to you.

What is the moral of this text?A friend in need is a friend indeed.

Did you enjoy this lesson? Why? Lets see what you liked most?Open your notebooks and put down your homework:Comment on the statement The story of our world is a story that is still imperfectly known.You can mention interesting facts about the relationship between animals and people.

Grade 9Unit IILesson 2

cobzac anastasiaStudent of group 402 Major: HistoryMinor: English