Assalamualaikum. Hai everyone, how are you today ? I hope all of you didn't have a gloomy day. Now, I wanna share my notes from my English course in the last week. Honestly, It's already late but better late then never, right ? well, for your information I didn't use my glasses when i studied last week. I forgot to bring it, so i didn't sure what miss Dini tried to learn in front of class. Please to check my notes if i make a mistake. :)
First of all, the topic is Robots In The Homes. In the begining, we had a “Warm Up” in the “Critical Cartoons” sections. There were 3 questions and we should discuss with my friends to answer its. So, this the result :
Robots in the Home
1. Critical Cartoons
A. Warm up
Work with a partner or in small groups. Discuss the questions below.
1. How many electronic devices have you used in the past 24 hours ? List them.
I used at least 11 electronic devices, that are :
h. Rice Cooker
i. Air Conditioning
k. Washing machine
2. What activities do robots do today ? What other things would you like them to do ?
a. Now, robots can help in cleaning the floor of the house. Its shape is circle. It can detect dust and vacuuming to clean.
b. It would be great if robots could act like humans, so it can help me in my activities like driving me to everywhere, chatting with me, etc.
3. Are there certain things we should always do for ourselves ? What ? Why ?
I think we should do our daily activities for ourselves like take a bath, eating, exercise, etc because the one who feel the impact are ourselves.
After that, we should discuss about a meaning of a word. Besides, we should find that words in paragraphs. The result are :
2. Core Vocabulary
A. Scanning and Skimming
1. Find and underline the keyword in the text. The first one is done for you. Try to guess their meanings.
a. Adopt (Line : 4)
Translate : mengadopsi, mengangkat (anak)
Meaning : take in, bring it up. Legally take another’s child.
b. Aid (Line : 3)
Translate : bantuan
Meaning : to help someone
c. Career (Line : 11)
Translate : Karir, pekerjaan
Meaning : profession, job, something to do to earn money
d. Code (Line : 16)
Translate : kode, bahasa
Meaning : a set of instruction for computer
e. Doubt (Line : 15)
Translate : keraguan
Meaning : uncartain, questioning about something
f. Efforst (Line : 7)
Translate : usaha, upaya
Meaning : attempt, result
g. Force (Line : 6)
Translate : memaksa
Meaning : push an idea for someone
h. Oppose (Line : 5)
Translate : menentang
Meaning : be against, disagree with
i. Potenstial (Line : 14)
Translate : kesanggupan, kemungkinan
Meaning : prospect, the ability to do something
j. Serve (Line : 2)
Translate : melayani
Meaning : to do somone’s work
2. Read the statements below. Which best summarizes the text ?
A. In the future, there will be at least one robot in every home
B. In the future, robots will helps us in the home and might also be considered family members.
C. In the future, we will be forces to buy robots for aour homes.
The answer is B.
That are all my notes in my English course. Thanks to read my post and have a nice day ~~