5/11 9am Session
Today we talked about our towns, hobbies and favourite foods. We also practised pronouncing the sounds: ‘th’, ‘w’, ‘s’, ‘v’, ‘L’, ‘R’. We learnt a few words today including:
We also learnt that: ‘Close by and ‘close to’ are similar
‘Right and ‘write’ sound the same but have different meanings
Grocery shopping = food shopping
Japanese and English names are different. Australian names come from everywhere.
In Melbourne, there is a landmark called the Yarra River
Yokohama city has a hotel that is a famous landmark
Do you like the beach?
Which beach do you like?
In Melbourne, we have a lot of Graffiti Art. ‘I don’t like graffiti, I prefer white walls’
What is your favourite food? Udon and Soba and I like fried chicken on the side. I also like deep-fried bean curd. - Do you cook a lot? Everyday. - Does your Husband cook? Sometimes
- Do you like cooking? Yes, I like cooking sushi. My husband makes------- because his parents were ------ Family:
Do you have any siblings? . I have four children and ten grand children.
Where did you go to High School?
Did you go to an all girls school? Yes
People usually spend 3 to 4 years at University in Australia.
My son is studying Economics at a University at Osaka
l. Do you find it rewarding? Yes.
‘I like to dance
’. How often do you dance?
What are your hobbies? Volleyball, studying English, fieldwork and dancing.
I like Shakespeare, I watched Romeo and Juliet yesterday
Do you like singing?
Do you like concerts? Yes, I love going to concerts