160 Page 61 English Textbook Level One


Word of the Day Level II: Soggy – sog·gy – [sog-ee] – /ˈsɒgi/ – adjective, sog·gi·er, sog·gi·est.

soaked; thoroughly wet; sodden.


Discussion: What is a SOGGY and can be SOGGY.

  1. Explain: Wet – [wet] – /wɛt/ – Adjective, wet·ter, wet·test.

Moistened, covered, or soaked with water or some other liquid: wet hands.

  1. Explain: Dry – [drahy] – /draɪ/ – Adjective, dri·er, dri·est.

Free from moisture or excess moisture; not moist; not wet: a dry towel; dry air.



                English Textbook Level One – Page 61:  Jobs People Do (Textbook Only)

                                Many People Work In A Town.



                The difference between a village, town (Jin Sha) and a city (Nantong).


Village: A small community or group of houses in a rural area, larger than a hamlet and usually smaller than a town, and sometimes (as in parts of the U.S.) incorporated as a municipality.


Town: A thickly populated area, usually smaller than a city and larger than a village, having fixed boundaries and certain local powers of government.


City: A large or important town, (in the U.S.) an incorporated municipality, usually governed by a mayor and a board of aldermen or councilmen.


Chef – The chief cook, especially in a restaurant or hotel, usually responsible for planning menus,            ordering foodstuffs, overseeing food preparation, and supervising the kitchen staff.

Food Vendor – A person or agency that sells food.

Sweeper – A person or thing that sweeps such as janitor.

Fireman – Firefighter: A person employed to extinguish or prevent fires.

PolicewomanPolice Officer – A female member of a police force, body or law enforcement.


Focus Word(s): Restaurant, Fire Truck, Broom




  1. Ask students to guess what the people / workers on page 61.
  2. Discuss with the students the occupations of the people/workers on page 61.
  3. What do they do? – Example: Chef cooks in a restaurant.
  4. How do they help us? – Example: Fireman helps put out/fights fire.
  5. Where do they work? – Example: Policewoman works in a Police Station.
  6. What occupations do people in their neighborhood, town and/or city have.



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