基礎英語 in English 2022/9/27 Theme 13 Day 2 What’s your favorite book?
What’s your favorite book? Theme 13 DAY 2
What is Luca’s favorite book?
What story is Sheena going to write about?
Q1. What do Luca and Sheena have to do for their English class?
Q2. According to Luca, why does Melos need to overcome many struggles?
Q3. How does the king feel at the end of the story?
-Today’s “Takeaway” Phrase
A boy named Melos overcomes many struggles.
named ~ は「~という名前の･･･」 と、人物などの名前を伝えたいときに使えます。
All right. Now, let’s go over what we learned yesterday.
Luca and Sheena will be writing book reports. They are telling each other about their favorite books.
Right. Luca will write about the Japanese novel, Run, Melos! Reia, who wrote that story?
That’s right. It’s a story about a boy who overcomes many struggles to save his friend.
And Sheena is going to write about The Pillow Book by Sei Shonagon.
Sei Shonagon observed the people and things around her and wrote about them.
Yes. Everything is written from her point of view.
Wow, The Pillow Book sounds fascinating.
So, Reia, you said you read both Run, Melos! and The Pillow Book. Do Japanese junior high and high school students read classics like these books in class?
Yes, I’m study now.
Oh, you’re studying them now?