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Words in Context
Some cultures have special birthdays. In Mexico,
a girl's fifteenth birthday is special. She has a party cailed
the quinceafiera. In Japan, twenty is the beginning of
adulthood. In Japan, people celebrate their twentieth
birthday on January 15, the Day of Adults. In Thailand and
Korea, the sixtieth birthday is the most important one.

four

five
nine eight six

30 70 1,000
thirty seventy one thousand

40 80 10,000
forty eighty ten thousand

twelve 50 90 100,000
fifty ninety one hundred thousand

60 100 1,000,000
thirteen sixty one hundred one million

fourteen nineteen
sixteen
fifteen

Word Partnership~s,"----_
an odd number
an even
a lucky number

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Fractions

1/4 = one-quarter / a quarter

1/2 = one-half / a half

%= two-thirds

%= three-fourths / three quarters

Words in Action
1. Work In a group. Practice reading the
following:
25 minutes / 62 students / 98 pages
12th birthday / 16th floor / 21 sl of May
2. Work wtth a partner. Ask and answer
these questions:
What's your street address?
What's your phone number?

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Time

Words in Context
I usually get up at about eight o'clock. But sometimes lUke
to gel up before dawn. I love the quiet 01 the sunrtse. About
once a,month I sleep until noon. On tho8e days, there aren't
enough hours In the day. NIght comes much too soon,

Periods of time

a second a minute an hour

a day a week a month

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a year a century

2001-2002 2001-2100

a decade a millennium

2001- 2010 2001-3000


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o child cor seot 9 o bumper 18 o glove 28 on emergency
comportment brake
2 o jack 10 on air bag
19 air conditioning 29 o windshield wiper
3 o trunk /a boot 11 o rearview mirror
20 heater 30 o hood
4 o tire 12 o seat belt
21 o horn 31 o fender
5 o taillight 13 on oil gauge
22 an ignition 32 an engine I a motor
6 o brake light 14 a speedometer
23 o gearshift 33 a battery
7 o gas tonk 15 a gas gauge
24 o steering wheel 34 jumper cables
8 o license plate 16 a dashboard
25 o clutch 35 a radiator
17 o rodio
26 o broke pedal 36 o turn signal

- 27 on accelerator I
o gas pedal
37 o headlight

Word Partnerships
open the hood
close the trunk
check the battery
the rearview mirror
a spare tire
a flat

Words in Action
1. Study the word list for three minutes. Then
close your book. Wr~e down as many of the
words as you can remember. WrITe each word
under one of these categories: Inside the car,
Outside the car, and Under the hood.
Compare your lists w~h a partner.
2. Draw a car. Label as many parts of the car as
you can. without looking at the word list.

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