Appearance Describing People
Focus on phonetics Chin, oval, stepson, eye, mustache, handsome, tall, straight, before, invent, portrait, head, nickname, predict, mouth, body.
Match these words with their meanings: 1. It is used for breathing and smelling. eyes 2. This grows under a man’s nose. lips 3. It grows on a person’s head. a beard 4. People wear these to help them see better. an ear 5. This grows on a man’s chin. a mustache 6. The organ of hearing. a nose 7. A pair of organs of sight. hair 8. We can use them for kissing. spectacles
Age He is old. He is middle aged, about forty. He is young.
Height He is tall. He is short. He is normal height.
Build She is slim. She is fat.
Hair black hair blonde/ fair hair brown hair grey hair red hair
Type of hair She has got long straight black hair. Her hair is long straight and black. She has got short straight black hair. Her hair is short straight and black
He has no hair. = He is bold. She has got medium length, curly and blonde hair. Her hair is medium length, curly and blonde.
Face Her face is oval. or She has got an oval face. He face is round. or She has got a round face.
Eyes grey eyes blue eyes green eyes dark eyes Note ! This is a black eye.
T. - I think, she is fat. P. - No, not at all, she is slim.
He hasn’t got … He has got …
Feel the difference. What does he look like? Как он выглядит? Who does he look like? На кого он похож?
Who does he/she look like? Liza looks like her mother because she has… And her mother has… too.
Использованные ресурсы: Маслыко Е. А Настольная книга преподавателя иностранного языка. – Минск: Высшая школа, 2004. http://www.onestopenglish.com http://www.mes-english.com http://assets.cambridge.org http://www.eslflow.com/describingpeoplelessonplans.html http://www.learnenglish.de/basics/appearances.htm Отрывок из мультипликационного видеокурса для детей Muzzy in Gondoland BBC