中学生の基礎英語 in English 23/5/10 T3-3 Do you like to play sports?
What does Ken’s mom think Ken should do?
Why does Ken’s mom like running?
(Look at the illustrations, listen to this week’s dialogue, and take a closer look at Ken’s thoughts.)
Q1. Why doesn’t Ken like sports? Give at least two reasons.
Q2. Do you think Ken likes to play video games? Why or why not?
Q3. Do you like to play video games?
-What would you say?
(Here are some useful phrases and different paraphrasing examples for speaking in English about this week’s topic.)
Topic: Do you like to play sports?
「スポーツをすることが好きではない」場合のフレーズをご紹介します。(Here are some phrases for when you don’t like playing sports.)
Sports aren’t my thing.
I’m not interested in sports. やI don’t like sports very much. と同じ意味の表現です。
Cooking isn’t my thing.
I’m not into sports.
Sports aren’t exciting for me. や I don’t like sports. と同じ意味の表現です。
I prefer watching sports.
(You can use this expression when you prefer watching sports. Use the phrases you learned to answer the questions.)
What isn’t your thing?
Is there anything you are not into?
「あなた自身の考えをもとに、 質問に答えてみましょう。(“Answer the question based on your own thoughts.)
Is there something you’re not good at?
to make something happen
to grow old, to age
for not liking sports
= why he doesn’t like sports
concerned, unhappy, afraid
I didn’t know that. = That’s new to me. / It’s the first time I’ve heard that
-♪Topic 3: Do you like to play sports? Day 3.
So, this week, we’re talking about playing sports.
Some people really enjoy playing sports.
But other people not so much.
In the dialogue, Mom says that Ken should play sports with his friends.
Yeah. She thinks running is a great way to relieve stress.