八年级英语What's the highest mountain in the world ppt课件内容预览：Section A3a-4cUnit 7 What's the highest mountain in the world?1. To learn about Qomolangma2. To learn new words:achievement,thick,include,condition,succeed,achieve,force,nature…Do you like What's the highest mountain in the worldmountain climbing?Do you know the most popular places to go for it?3aRead the article and match each paragraph with the main ideas.Paragraph 1 Spirit of climbersParagraph 2 Achievements of climbersParagraph 3 Facts and dangers3bRead the article again and complete the chart.2.most popular place4.freezingweatherconditions2.1960-the first Chinese team reached the top4.even more seriousdifficulties5.heavystorms3.1975- Junko Tabei from Japan was the first woman to reach the top3.hard snow6.hard tobreathe3.the highest and is themost famous.2.very high5.stronger than theforces of nature3cAnswer the questions using information from the article.1. Where are the Himalayas?2. How high is Qomolangma?They run along the southwestern part of China.It is 8,844.43meters high.3. Why do so many people try to climb thismountain even though it is dangerous?4. What does the spirit of the climbers tellus?Because people want to challenge themselves in the face of difficulties.The spirit of the climbers tells us that we should never give up trying to achieve our dreams.形容词和副词的比较级和最高级形容词和副词的比较级和最高级（规则变化）单音节词和少数多音节词一般在词尾加-er 或-est原级比较级最高级highhigher highestslower slowest原级比较级最高级strongfastslowstronger strongestfaster fastestslower slowest以“辅音字母+y”结尾的双音节词，先改“y”为“i”，再加-er或-est原级比较级最高级easyluckyearlyeasier easiestluckier luckiestearlier earliest多音节词和部分双音节词在词前加more或most原级比较级最高级deliciousinterestingeasilycarefullymore delicious most deliciousmore interesting most interestingmore easily most easilymore carefully most carefully（不规则变化）原级比较级最高级good/wellbad/badlymany/muchlittlefarbetter bestworse worstmore mostless leastfarther farthestfurther furthest4aFill in the blanks with the correct forms of the words in the box.big much popular long old high1. The Amazon River is one of the _______rivers in the world. It's a little _______than the Yangtze River.2. Qomolangma is 8,844.43meters _____. It's one of the most ________places for serious mountain climbers.longestlongerhighpopular3. No ocean in the world is as _____as the Pacific Ocean.4. Although Japan is _______than Canada,it is _______smaller.bigoldermuch太平洋n.大海；海洋4bWrite two comparisons about two topics. Write true facts.Two rivers:_______________and ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________The Yangtze River is almost as long as theAmazon River.The Amazon is longer than the Yangtze,but the Yangtze River is the longest river in China.the Yangtze Riverthe AmazonRiverTwo cities:___________and ________________1._______________________________________2.______________________________________________________________________________Singapore Kuala LumpurKuala Lumpur is as modern as Singapore.Singapore is bigger than Kuala Lumpur and has a larger population than Kuala Lumpur.Two animals:___________and ______________1._______________________________________2.______________________________________________________________________________Monkey ElephantAn elephant is bigger than a monkey.A monkey is smaller than an elephant,but it climbs a tree faster than an elephant.4cWrite five questions using comparisons. Then ask your partner your questions.1._______________________________________2._______________________________________3._______________________________________4._______________________________________5._______________________________________What is the highest building in our city?What is the busiest subway station in our city?What is the largest shopping mall in our city?Which is the biggest park in our city?Which is the longest road in our city?Review the new words and expressions and the passage.