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Intermediate 2 - Unit 6 - Businesses

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Unit 6: Big Business
Companies
What are some well-known companies?
What products or services do they offer
?

Which of these words do you know?
advertise
consume
develop
employs
invest
manage
produce
promote
purchase
ship
Work with a partner to create your own company.
Prepare your company profile
Name of company: ______________
Product/Service: ____________
Company slogan: ____________
Perks: ___________
Other: ____________
Now make sentences about Peru. Use at least 4 verbs from the box.
raise
import
export
make
produce
find
see
grow
speak.
Try to explain each word's meaning in English using your own words.
advertise
consume
develop
employs
invest
manage
produce
promote
purchase
ship
1. to give jobs

2. to administer

3. To make

4. To send

5. To design and make something.

6. To spend money on something.

7. To buy

8. To use

9. To tell people about something in a creative way.

10. To try to make something popular.
I think ____ means _______.
Which words do these pictures represent?
Which of these things do you do a lot of? Why?
chat
send e-mail
send text messages
talk on your cell phone
I usually do a lot of __(gerund)___, because __________.
1. The main purpose of the article is to ___________.

2. According to the article, _______________.

3. Arturo ______________, while Lian ____________________.
REPORT
Arturo checks his e-mail all the time because ______________.

Lian uses e-mail only once because _____________.
NOUN
VERB
Where does the stress fall on each word?
PROduce
REcord
ADdress
proDUCE
reCORD
adDRESS
(first syllable)
(last syllable)
detail
impact
object
suspect
rebel
increase

detail
impact
object
suspect
rebel
increase

Choose two pairs of words and make a sentence with each (noun and verb)

What are the people talking about?


What does Sound Smart do exactly?


What is the main focus of Sound Smart? How do they do this?
They are talking about a ____________.


Its main focus is _________.. To do this, the company __________.
Smart Sound is a company that _________________.
Expressions to emphasize important points
I'd like to emphasize that ...
Never forget that...
This is a key point.
The bottom line is...
Look at the conversation again.
What are the things that Beverly emphasizes
onsite gym, personal trainers, discounted travel, opportunities to meet famous athletes, tickets to world sporting events, free language courses, full service kitchens offering international cuisine.
Company name
: Adidas Group.
Product/Service
: Sport shoes, clothes and accessories.
Company slogan
: Impossible is nothing.
Perks:
Other:
Health Insurance / Retirement Plans
You are going to tell the class about your company. Prepare a short presentation.
Emphasize what you think are the most important points.
We'd like to emphasize that...
Never forget that...
This is a key point...
The bottom line is...
Other students in the class will decide if they would like to work for your company or not.
Apega organizes Mistura.
THE PASSIVE VOICE
Professor Smith gave Joe an A.
Alicia Keys sang the National Anthem.
Mistura is organized by Apega
An A was given to Joe by Professor Smith.
The National Anthem was sung by Alicia Keys.
1. Millions of people visit Moscow every year.
2. Our team won the game yesterday.
3. Most people in the USA speak English.
4. All students in our class use computers.
5. A group of artists organized this original exhibition.
6. I didn't paint the walls.
7. Lennon and McCartney wrote the song 'Yesterday'
8. The airline sent our luggage to Australia by mistake.
9. Farmers grow soy in Argentina.
10. The kids drew some paintings.
11. She didn't find the book.
12. My uncle sells bicycles.
Change these sentences to the passive voice
(active)
(passive)
The economy has experienced a
slight
increase.


The economy has increased
slightly.


(adjective)
(noun)
(verb)
(adverb)
ADVERTISEMENT
What are some ways companies advertise products?
What is a commercial you can remember?
What do you remember most about it (the words, a character, a song, a slogan)?
Do you think advertising is effective?
What products or services do you use that are not advertised?
You have listened to four commercials.

Would you buy or use any of them?

What are your favorite products or services?
Passive Voice to Active Voice
1. Our dog is frightened by loud thunderstorms.
2. New insecticides are produced each year by chemical companies.
3. The story was presented in the auditorium by the author.
4. The old room was painted blue by the man's son.
5. Guinea pig is eaten by people in my country.
6. A book was offered to them by her.
7. A letter was written to her by him.
8. The bridge was built by the Romans 2000 years ago.
Scan the reading.
Find the opposites of these words.
typical
simple
sincere
negative
convincing
CONNECTING WORDS
(because, so, although/even though)
reason:
result / consequence:
contrast:
although / even though
so
because
He failed the exam
because
he didn't study.
He didn't study
so
he failed the exam.
He failed the exam
although
he studied hard.
Even though
he studied hard, he failed the exam.
I'm going to the beach
because
it's sunny.
It's sunny
so
I'm going to the beach.
I'm going to the beach
even though
it's cloudy.
Although
it's cloudy, I'm going to the beach.
(no homework)
(concert)
I'm going to the concert
because
I don't have homework.

I don't have homework

so
I'm going to the concert.
I'm going to the concert
although
I have homework.

Even though
I have homework, I'm going to the concert.
Complete the sentences with the best connecting word
1. I was hungry ___ I ate a sandwich.
2. We missed the bus ___ we walked home.
3. We went swimming ____ it was cold.
4. I left the party ____ it was boring
5. They can't go abroad ____ they haven't got a passport.
6. Marcos feels very tired ____ he took a nap.
7. Alex is injured ____ he won't play in the next match.
8. ____ the alarm rang, Murat didn't wake up.
9. Bill can buy a plane ____ he has a lot o f money.
10. Peter didn't get hurt ____ he fell down the stairs.
Create a short paragraph similar to p.74 describing a company.
DO NOT MENTION ITS NAME.
This is a multinational food, snack and beverage company created in the United States. First they only
produced
drinks. Then they
purchased
Frito-Lay, Tropicana and Quaker.
It

employs

millions of people around the world and it
develops

creative advertisements, especially for young people.
Their biggest competitor is the Coca Cola company.
You will create a company and complete the following information:
COMPANY NAME:
PRODUCT / SERVICE:
COMPANY SLOGAN:
PERKS:
OTHER INFORMATION:
YOU WILL HAVE A JOB FAIR FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE LOOKING TO WORK.
THE
OBJECTIVE
IS TO CONVINCE YOUR CLASSMATES TO WORK FOR YOUR COMPANY AND NOT OTHERS.
REMEMBER TO USE EXPRESSIONS TO
EMPHASIZE INFORMATION
YOU ARE GOING TO CREATE YOUR OWN COUNTRY AND FLAG...
_______land
Population:
Capital city:
Literacy Rate:
Natural wonders:
Government:
Animals:
Fruits and vegetables:
Exports:
Money:
Language:
Activities:
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