)) (Curriculum Connection Life Science / Health Reading 1.19 ปhat do you know about the two fruits in the pictures? FHuits from Asia The kiwi fruit is originally from China. The small oval-shaped fruit (ets its name from the native bird of New Zealand, the kiwi. Both the ir and bird have fuzzy brown skin. Inside, the fruit is bright green with ยiny black seeds. It tastes like a combination of a strawberry, a melon, and a banana. But the kiwi is much more than an exotic fruit. According to recent studies, the kiwi has the most nutrients of all fruits. It is an excellent source of vitamin C, and it is good for colds and asthma. Studies show that kiwi can help children with breathing problems and coughs. Kiwis also help reduce the fats in one's blood, and so they help keep the heart healthy. The mangosteen is native to Southeast Asia. On the outside, the fruit is a reddish purple color and has a small green crown near the stem. The fruit is white on the inside. The mangosteen tastes like a combination of strawberry and peach, and it is sweet and sour. The people of Southeast Asia use the mangosteen for medicinal purposes. The skin is used to treat infections, reduce pain, and control fever. A tea made from the rind is also good for stomach problems. Powder from the dried fruit is used for skin diseases. It's not Surprising people in Thailand call it the Queen of Fruits. About the Reading Complete the information. kiwi mangosteen looks/appearance taste good for ... World Link Find out about fruits and their health benefits. Choose one and present your findings to the class.
Match the words with the appropriate container. More than one answer may be corret Review I Vocabulary Builder A Put the following adjectives into the correct group. friendly nervous funny happy inteligem Worried bored nice sad angry kind afraid lazy interesting Negative Positive B cereal potatoes lemons coffee Sugar milk rice Cookies mayonnaise sardines Strawberri ketchup juice jam Soda tuna oil eggs tea Water pears onions pickles tomatoes Culture) a bag of a bottle of a can of Sometimes co and packaging from country Country. a box of a carton of a jar of C Write down your favorite food in each category. Then compare your choices with a classmate. vegetable fruit dessert drink
Self-Test |A Match the words. Use the pictures for help. 1. a can of a. oil 2. a bottle of b. eggs 3. a box of C. tomatoes 4. a carton of d. chocolates 4 points (B Choose the correct anรwer. 4 points 1. David seldom works on Saturdays. 3. I practice karate twice a week. a. He works every Saturday. a. Ipractice every day. b. He rarely works on Saturdays. b. I don't practice karate. C. He never works on Saturdays. C. I sometimes do exercise. 4. We usually talk on the Internet. a. We rarely talk on the phone. 2. Anna often cooks her own lunch. a. She usually makes her lunch. b. She always eats in the cafeteria. b. We often talk online. C. Sometimes she cooks breakfast. C. We don't talk very often. |C Complete the conversation using some, any, a few, a little, a lot, dozen, much, or many. Tom: Do you need help? 8 points Lisa: Yes, please. Open the refrigerator. Are there eggs? Tom: Yes, there are. Lisa: How Tom: Lisa: How butter is there? Tom: There's only Lisa: How about flour? of flour. Tom: There's Lisa: Can you please buy a eggs and a package of butter at the supermarket? 4 points D Look at the photo in Exercise C and mark the four correct answers. 5. There isn't any butter on 1. Tom and Lisa look bored. the table. They're happy in the kitchen. Lisa is holding a bottle of milk. 2. Theyre working together. Theyre making soup. Tom and Lisa hate cooking 6. 3. 7. 4. There's a lot of milk in the bottle. 8. My score See answers on page 108. 11-15 OK 5-10 Needs improvement SCORE 15-20 Good