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レッスンレポート(Part10 レギュラークラス Exploring Macau, Beyond the Casinos)



Warm Up

🔊 Have you ever been to Macau before?

🔊 Do you know anything about Macau? (location, activities, sightseeing)

🔊 Have you ever been to a casino or gambled before?


🔊 Before the video: Teachers will read the following questions aloud, please prepare for listening!

🔊 After the video: Did you get it? If not, please tell your teacher specifically which part you didn’t understand. Let’s review the video again 🙂

🔊 What country was Macau a colony of?

🔊 How long does it take to get from Hong Kong to Macau?

🔊 What are some activities to do in Macau besides gambling.

🔊 What did St. Paul’s used to be before it was destroyed?

Key Words & Phrases

🔊 Do you understand the following Key Words & Phrases? Your teacher will select Key Words & Phrases and ask you about their meanings.

🔊 If you don’t understand, your teacher can explain them. Afterwards, try to use the Key Words & Phrases to make a sentence!

🔊 00:26 Ancient Chinese temples sit on streets paved with traditional Portuguese times.

🔊 00:48 gambling mecca

🔊 01:20 This is Macau Peninsula

🔊 01:21 a large section of which is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.

🔊 01:36 the Ruins of St. Paul’s, probably the most well-known landmark in Macau.

🔊 02:06 At the other end of the spectrum is A Lorcha.

🔊 02:10 This authentic Portuguese restaurant keeps the colonial culinary history of Macau alive.


🔊 What activities would you like trying if you visited Macau?

🔊 What do you think is the most interesting thing about Macau?

🔊 Do you enjoy visiting historical sites or museums?

🔊 Have you ever visited a UNESCO World Heritage Site?


🔊 Your teacher has gotten lost again. Please help them to find the place🙂


🔊What do know about Macau?

🔊 Casino

🔊 Gambling

🔊 Egg tart

🔊 The colony of Portugal (Portuguese)

🔊 How long does it take to get from Hong Kong to Macau?

🔊 1-hour ferry ride

🔊 Ferry = boat to transport people

🔊 Activities to do in Macau:

🔊 Gambling

🔊 Macau Peninsula (UNSECO world heritage site)

🔊 Bungy jump (bungee jump) Macau Tower

🔊 Ruins of St. Pauls

🔊 Leftovers of buildings that have been destroyed

🔊 Street food

🔊 What did St. Paul’s used to be before being destroyed?

🔊 Church

🔊 College

🔊 St. Paul’s was destroyed by fire

🔊 Ancient = very very old

🔊 Pavement = what the street is made out of

🔊 Paved = the action of making the street

🔊 Traditional = cultural, original history

🔊 Gambling mecca = major area/center place

🔊 Peninsula = A body of land surrounded on 3 sides with water

🔊 Macau Peninsula is designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site

🔊 Designated = chosen, made into, decided

🔊 UNESCO = United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

🔊 Heritage = something that has to do with culture, history

🔊 Site = place, location

🔊 Landmark = famous place

🔊 A place or thing to help you navigate

🔊 A symbol

🔊 Street Food, and the other end of the spectrum there is A Lorcha (Restaurant)

🔊 Spectrum = scale

🔊 The idea of in-betweens

🔊 Authentic = the real thing

🔊 cultural

🔊 Historical

🔊 Traditional

🔊 Authentic food

🔊 Authentic Artifact

🔊 Colony (noun)

🔊 Colonial (adjective) = like a colony

🔊 Cuisine (fancy) = Food

🔊 Culinary (fancy) = cooking (noun)

🔊 Colonial Culinary = Cooking from colonial times

🔊 Keeps alive = keeps it going

🔊 Bear = to hold/carry, to have

🔊 let me bear your load = let me carry your load

🔊 The fortress bears (has) a mixture of Portuguese and Chinese characteristics.

🔊 What would you like to try in Macau?

🔊 What is the most interesting thing about Macau?

🔊 Do you enjoy visiting historical sites and museums?

🔊 I like learning about a country’s culture.

🔊 I like to learn about history.

🔊 I liked the Winnie the Pooh exhibit (show in a museum)

🔊 I like the outdoor historical sites more than museums.

🔊 I like the beautiful and historical buildings and I want to take a picture of those buildings. 🔊 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

🔊 Shrine in Nikko

🔊 Very big

🔊 Lots of things to do

🔊 Great Barrier Reef

🔊 Very beautiful

🔊 Green ocean

🔊 Road a ship

🔊 Angkor Wat

🔊 Wonderful

🔊 I didn’t know why it was built and I didn’t know who built it.

🔊 Amazingly hot

🔊 Yakushima Island

🔊 Big tree

🔊 Old

🔊 7-hour hike to the famous tree

🔊 Hiroshima Peace Memorial

🔊 Atomic Dome

🔊 Moving, emotional

🔊 Sadako 1000 paper crane memorial





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