Work with a partner. A foreign pen pal is coming to stay with you for a week. What activities would you do during the visit? Lan’s Malaysian pen pal, Razali Maryam, was staying with Lan last week. Maryam is from Kuala Lumpur. Maryam and Lan have been pen pals for over two years and they correspond at least once every two weeks, but this was their first meeting. On Maryam’s first day in HaNoi, Lan took her to Hoan Kiem Lake. Like Kuala Lumpur, Ha Noi is a busy modern city. Maryam was really impressed by the beauty of the city and by the friendliness of its people. Unit 1: A Visit from a Den DalOver the next few days, the girls visited Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the History Museum and the Temple of Literature, as well as many beautiful parks and lakes in Ha Noi. On Friday, Maryam wanted to visit the mosque on Hang Luoc Street. Lan used to walk past the mosque on her way to primary school. However, this was Lan’s first visit. She enjoyed the peaceful atmosphere while Maryam was praying.”I wish you had a longer vacation,” Lan said to Maryam at the end of the week.”Yes, I wish I had more time to get to know your beautiful country better. Lan, would you like to come and visit me next summer?” Maryam asked.”That would be great! However, it seems very difficult for me to have a trip abroad. It all depends on my parents. Anyway, we’ll keep in touch.”Choose the correct option to complete the sentences.1Lan and Maryam usually write to one another every …two years.B month.C two weeks.D day. 2. Maryam was impressed because …A Ha Noi was big and modern.B Ha Noi people were friendly.C Ha Noi was different from Kuala Lumpur,D Ha Noi and Kuala Lumpur were the same. 3. The girls went to see …A famous places in Ha Noi.B areas for recreation.C a place of worship.D all the above. 4. Maryam wanted to …A. visit Ha Noi the next Summer.B invite Lan to Kuala Lumpur.C stay in Ha Noi.D visit Ho Chi Minh City.SPa) Nga is talking to Maryam. They are waiting for Lan outside her school. Put their dialogue in the correct order and copy it into your exercise book. Then practice with your partner Start like thisA: Hello. You must be Maryam. B: That’s right, I am.(Nga)N (Maryam)1. Hello. You must be Maryam.56… Do you live in a city, too?. No. Is it very different from Ha Noi?. Yes, I am. Are you enjoying your stay in Viet Nam?… Pleased to meet you. Let me introduce myself. I’m Nga…. I see. Oh! Here’s Lan. Let’s go.b.Cd. The two cities are the same in. That’s right, I am. … Oh yes, very much. Vietnamese. Yes. I live in Kuala Lumpur. HaveSome ways.Pleased to meet you, Nga. Are you one of Lan’s classmatespeople are very friendly and Ha Noi is a very interesting city.you been there?Yoko from Tokyo, Japan(Like Vietnamese peopleLove old cities in iet Namb) Now you are talking to Maryans friends. Introduce yourself. Make similar dialogues. Take turns to be one of Maryams friends.a busy big capital city)Viet NaPaul from Liverpool, England (an industrial city, north of England)Love the people, the ood, and the beaches in Viet NamJane from a small town in Perth, Australia (a quiet small town)Love the temples and churches in Viet Nam Love ao dai, VietnameSe food, especially nem Unit 1: A VISIt from a Den Dal4. LISTENTim Joness Mexican penpal, Carlo, is visiting the USA. Listen to their conversation and check (/) the numbers of the correct pictures.a)- A 1 ܒܬܪ . -Malaysia is one of the countries of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). It is divided into two regions, known as West Malaysia and East Malaysia. They are separated by about 640 km of the sea and together comprise an area of 329,758 sq km. Malaysia enjoys tropical climate. The Malaysian unit of currency is the ringgit, consisting of 100 sen.The capital of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur and it is also the largest city in the country. The population in 2001 was over 22 million. Islam is the country’s official religion. In addition, there are other religions such as Buddhism and Hinduism. The national language is Bahasa Malaysia (also known simply as9 Malay). English, Chinese, and Tamil are also widely spoken. The language of instruction for primary school children is Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese, or Tamil. Bahasa Malaysia is the primary language of instruction in all secondary schools, although some students may continue learning in Chinese or Tamil. And English is a compulsory second language.a) Fill in the table with the right information about Malaysia.MALAYSIA 1. Area: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5. Capital city: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2. Population: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6. Official religion: . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3. Climate: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7. National language: . . . . . . . . . . . . 4. Unit of currency. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8. Compulsory second language: . . .b) True or False? Check (/) the boxes. Then correct the false statements.1. Malaysia is a member country of ASEAN. 2. There are two religions in Malaysia. 3. People speak only Malay in Malaysia.4. Primary school children learn three languages at school.5. All secondary school children learn in English. Unit 1: A Visit from a Den Dal6. WREImagine you are visiting your relatives or friends in another part of VietNam or in a different country. Write a letter to your family. Follow the outline,Outline First paragraph: o say when you arrived and who met you at the bus / train station / airportSecond paragraph: Talk about:o what you’ve doneeplaces you’ve visited• people you’ve meta food you’ve triedothings you’ve bought Third paragraph: o tell how you feel (happy / disappointed…)o say what interests you most (people / places / activities…)- mention when you return homeLANGUAGE FOCUSo The past simple o The past simple with wish1. Work with a partner. Ask and answer questions about what each person did on the weekend.What aid Ba alo on the Weekend? When did he see t? te saw it on saturday N afternoon at two o’clockHe Wórገt to éée a mገovie Calléራ] ” Ghoete and Moneteries”.Name Activities Day / TimeBa Movie – Ghosts and Monsters Saturday / 2 pmNga Concert – Ha Noi singers Saturday / 8 pmLan Camp – Y&Y (Youth and Young All weekend Pioneer Associations)Nam Soccer match – Dong Thap vs. The Cong Sunday / 4 pmHoa Play – Much Ado About Nothing Sunday / 7 pm Lan and her friends are holding a farewell party for Maryan. Write the things they did to prepare for the party. Use the pictures and the words in the box. buy a cake make flowers hang a picture of Ha Noi go colorful lamps paint shopping Work with a partner. Write wishes you want to make in these situations.Example: a) I wish I were taller,a) b) c) d) e) f) g) h) i)12You are not very tall. It’s so hot. You want to be in the swimming pool. You don’t have a computer. You live very far from school. You don’t have a sister.You draw very badly. You don’t have your friend’s phone number. You don’t know many friends. There aren’t any rivers and lakes in your hometown.