Assignments

Lesson 21 Assignments
1. Speaking:
歡樂家庭

Describe the image to the right in detail. Try to include as much vocabulary as you can. Use a minimum of five sentences.

The recording function is currently not available. Make sure you are familiar with the vocabulary and skills covered by in this activity. In lieu of submitting an audio recording you will be required to present all, or portions of this assignment in class.

(0 pts) due: Monday, Nov 14th
2. Writing:
Write each character at least 12 times, or complete the the entire page for an additional 10 points.
(10 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 9th
3. Exercises:
  1. Homework 21-2: Complete homework handout home21-2.pdf
    (20 pts) due: Monday, Nov 14th
  2. Homework 21-3: Complete homework handout home21-3.pdf
    (0 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 16th
  3. Homework 21-1: Complete homework handout home21-1.pdf
    (30 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 9th
  4. Stroke Order Activity: Complete this activity for a total of ten points.
    (0 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 9th
4. Cultural Questions
The following questions relate to the cultural section of this lesson. Generally you will be able to find the answers by reading your textbook. You can write the answers on the back of your calligraphy, or other homework sheet.
  1. Name the four treasures you would find in the study of a Confucian scholar.
  2. Where would you have to go to find the best inkstick produced in China?
(2 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 16th
5. Classroom Activities:
  1. Using 吧 - Make a sentence using the particle 吧 using the grammatical structure below:
    Command/Request + 吧
    我們走吧。
    請坐吧。
    喝茶吧。
    date: Monday, Nov 7th
  2. Verb Phrase + 的 - Make a descriptive sentence using the following grammatical structure:
    Verb Phrase + 的 + Noun + ...
    從中國來的學生很多。
    常常給她媽媽寫信的姑娘是我的女朋友。
    date: Wednesday, Nov 9th
  3. 很 太 真 更 非常 - 用很,太,真,更,和非常造句。Create a sentence using 很,太,真,更,or 非常.
    date: Wednesday, Nov 9th
  4. Asking adverb questions - Ask a question which will elicit a response containing one of the degree adverbs 很,太,真,更,or 非常.
    date: Monday, Nov 14th
  5. Sentence modifiers -

    Combine two sentences by using one of the sentences to modify a noun in the other sentence. For example:

    我朋友參加一個舞會。我朋友非常喜歡跳舞。

    我非常喜歡跳舞的朋友參加一個舞會。

    date: Monday, Nov 14th
6. Tests and Quizzes:
  1. Vocabulary Quiz - Vocabulary matching quiz on selected vocabulary from lessons 20-21.
    date: Wednesday, Nov 9th
  2. Test (L21) -
    date: Wednesday, Nov 16th
  3. 靜夜思Poem EC (+5) - Recite the famous poem from the poet Li Bai for up to 5 points test extra credit.
    date: Wednesday, Nov 16th