Lesson 49 Seasons and Months
If winter comes ,can spring be far behind? 冬天来了，春天还会远吗？
There arefourseasons in a year • How many seasons are there in a year? season month weather /'si:zn/ /mΛnθ/ /'weðə/
This season is spring. • Spring: • March • April • May There are three months in it. They are March, April and May. In springthe weather is warm.
Summer: June July August This season is ____. There are ____ months in it. They are ____, ____ and ____. The weather is hot in summer.
Autumn: September October November This season is __. There are ____ months in it. They are ____, ____ and ____. The weather in autumnis cool.
Winter: December January February This season is __ __. There are ____ months in it. They are ____, ____ and ____. The weather is cold in winter.
There are four seasons in a year. • 一年有四个季节。 • 句型:there be • there be 结构表示“某地/某时有某物”be的形式取决于后面的名词，在一般现在时中，如果be后面是可数名词的复数，则用are;如果后面是不可数名词或可数名词的单数，则用is. there be 结构的否定句直接在be后面加not;其一般疑问句则直接把be提前到句首.
How’s the weather ? =What’s the weather like? rainy snowy /'reini/ /'snəui/ cloudy sunny windy /'sΛni/ /'windi/ /'klaudi/
Windy sunny cloudy snowy 和rainy都是由它们的名词即wind（风）sun(太阳）cloud（云) snow（雪）rainy（雨)在词尾加Y构成的形容词，由名词词尾加Y构成形容词是英语构词法的一种。
How is the weather? = What is the weather like? The weather is sunny. =It’s sunny.
Listen to the tape and answer the following questions: • How’s the weather in spring? • What’s the weather like in summer? • How’s the weather in autumn? • What’s the weather like in winter? • What weather does Danny like best? It’s warm and windy. It’s hot and sunny. It’s cool and cloudy. It’s cold and snowy. He likes rainy days.
March April May warm and windy play in the park spring June July August hot and sunny swim summer cool and cloudy September October November autumn fly a kite cold and snowy December January February make snowmen winter
Make up a dialogue in your group: If you are in North America, when you meet people, what do you talk about? Then act it out.
Homework: Write a composition(作文): Four Seasons