2017.9.19 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 2 students
8:00 ~ 8:50 2 students

Reading lesson: we read the article”new store lets you shop, walk out and pay later”. there are some new vocabularies: trial, advanced, grocery, checkout counter, queue, via, be charged to, hold up, improve, boost, brick and mortar, tough, profit margin, retail,  if not.

BF: today’s topic
which way would you like to pay, cash, credit card, or electronic money? and why?
In Japan, do you have stereotype impression on people from other parts of Japan?

 

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2017.9.12 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 6 students
8:00 ~ 8:50 5 students

Reading lesson: we read the article”Mothers get less sleep than fathers”. there are some new vocabularies: sleeping habit, affect, lead to, motherhood, reduce, unsurprisingly, adverse effect, remain unaffected, increase, nearly, well-being, diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular.

BF: today’s topic
would you like to become a parent in future?
What is the new thing, achievement, or change in your life this year?

2017.9.5 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 3 students
8:00 ~ 8:50 3 students

Reading lesson: the article we read together is about Chinese man’s engagement ring story. Here are the new vocabularies of today: treat sb to sth./ recover/ vendor/ surname/ proposal/ anniversary/ spot/ resident/ hand something in to sb. / unexpectedly.

BF: today we talked the difference of food delivery service between Japan and China and some social problems in china.

2017.8.29 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 4 students
8:00 ~ 8:50 3 students

Reading lesson:  the article we read together is “Smiley face emojis could hurt your career”. here are the new vocabularies: jeopardize, incompetent, evaluate, competence, contrary to, perception, decrease, technological.

BF: we talked about public transportation today, especially the difference of  the public transportation between Japan and China. Then we talked about earthquake for a while.

thank you for coming! Have a nice week!

2017.8.22 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 1  student
8:00 ~ 8:50 1  student

reading lesson: we read the article “binge-watching television causes sleep problems”. here are the new vocabularies for today: binge, binge-watching/binge-viewing, back-to-back, single sitting, online streaming services, interrupt, age, signal, prevalent, harmful, fatigue, insomnia, intensely, bingeable.

BF lesson: topics

have you ever suffered from insomnia? what are the advantages and disadvantages of watching TV? what time do you usually go to bed and what do you do  before going to bed?

2017.8.15 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 3  students
8:00 ~ 8:50 3 students

Reading lesson: today we read the article “Japan attempts to ease working hours”, this is a level 5 version. Here is the vocabularies of today: back, initiative, ease the pressure, boost, consumer spending, measure, doubter, scheme, legendary, workaholic, take root, prompt, excessive, address, meditation, essential, session, private sector.

BF lesson: Topics: do you work overtime? do you prefer to rest at weekdays or on weekends?Name three occupations that you would like to do?

2017.8.8 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 4 students
8:00 ~ 8:50 4 students

reading lesson: today we read together the article “vegetable gardens tested for Mars”. Here are the new vocabularies of this article: get humans to Mars, space agency, astronaut, last for, make up of, crushed, volcanic, contain, nutrient, organic material, manage to do sth., spokesman, earth-based, pave the way for, in terms of.

BF lesson: do you believe in the next 15 years, humans are going to live in Mars? If you have got the chance to move to Mars, would you like to go? if you could live under the ocean, would you want to? Is there anything in life that you found is not convenient in Japan? What do you think is very convenient in Japan, compared with other countries?

2017.8.1 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 1 student
8:00 ~ 8:50  1 student

Reading lesson: we read the article “study shows there are two divorce seasons”. here are the vocabularies: put into effect, identify, spike, divorce, peak, tend to do, rising expectation, represent, anticipation, opportunity, transition, optimism, tension.

BF lesson: we talked about a couple of things about marriage, for example, the reasons of divorce, dating someone from a different race or someone who is much older than you, and same sex marriage.

 

 

2017.7.25 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 3 students
8:00 ~ 8:50 3 students

Reading lesson: we read the article “People who read live longer”. Here are the new vocabularies that we learned today: carry out, reduce stress, keep the mind active, read for up to 3.5 hours, be likely to do sth, be less likely to, regardless of, swap… for…, an average of, redirect, leisure time, prove, beneficial.

BF lesson: we talked about our travel experience, such as impressive spots and cultural shock. Then we talk about reading, books, such as what kind of books do you recommend? do you prefer to read paper books or electronic books? do you read some English materials for study?

2017.7.18 Tuesday:多読トレーニング/BF

7:00 ~ 7:50 3 students
8:00 ~ 8:50 3 students

Hello, guys! Well done this week too. Thank you for coming!

Reading lesson: the article we read this week is “Cats are just as clever as dogs, says study”. Here are the new vocabularies: intelligent, smart, clever, question, recall, episodic, in responding to, gesture, facial expression, similar to, introspective, establish.

BF lesson, the topics: which country have you been? do you prefer to travel alone or in group? what are the good points and bad points to travel in group?