Who’s the woman in the picture? What do you know about her? Think of three questions you would like to ask about her. Read and see if you can answer them.
4. Работа с текстом
- Find in the text the following sentences.
- (ex.1 p. 48) Read . Explain the words in bold.
- (ex.2 p. 48) Choose the correct word A-D to complete the gaps.
Listen and read the text again. Why does the writer consider Marie Curie to have been successful?
1867: Marie Curie was born.1877: Marie’s mother died. Marie Curie became a tutor. Marie Curie’s sister got married. Marie Curie moved to Paris and studied Physics and Maths. Marie Curie got her Master’s degree. Marie Curie started researching magnetism. Marie Curie met Pierre Curie and got married. Marie Curie studied uranium and radioactivity with her husband. Marie Curie and Pierre Curie discovered radium. 1903: Marie Curie and Pierre Curie won a Nobel Prize in Physics. 1906 her husband died. 1911: Marie Curie got a Nobel Prize in Chemistry. 1934: Marie Curie died.
- List the events in Curie’s life in the order they happened.
6. New words
a) What are these words in your language?
b) What stage are you at? How about your brothers/sisters? Your parents? Your grandparents?
I am a teenager. My parents are adults and my brother is a toddler. My grandparents are senior citizens.