The Weather - GOLD

Chapter 7 – The Weather

Learning Material

Baca dan ingatlah kata – kata berikut sebelum melanjutkan ke topik berikutnya.

Sunny

(cerah)

Cloudy

(Berawan)

Raining

(hujan)

Snowing

(bersalju)

Hot

(panas)

Warm

(hangat)

Cool

(sejuk)

Cold

(dingin)

Damp

(lembab)

Drizzling

(gerimis)

Pouring

(hujan deras)

Showers

(hujan sementara)

Asking and answering about weather

How’s the weather today?

→ it’s hot

How is the weather in Bali?

→ it is cloudy

How’s the weather in Denpasar? Is it sunny?

→ not it is not sunny. It is raining

 

Listening

Instruksi :

Dengarkanlah percakapan dalam video dan cobalah mem-pause kemudian ulangi percakapan tersebut minimal satu kali. Anda juga dapat menonton dan mendengarkan percakapan dengan mengklik tombol ini.

Listening transcript

Part 1: short conversation

Conversation 1

A : How’s the weather today?

: It’s sunny.

A : Oh, good!

B : Hm… No, it’s cloudy.

A : Oh, okay.

B : Oh, wait a minute. It’s raining.

A : It’s raining?

B : Wait! I’m sorry. It isn’t raining.

A : Oh, it isn’t raining. That’s good.

B : It’s snowing.

A : It’s snowing?

B : Yes.

A : Okay. I like snow.

B : Oh, wait a minute. It isn’t snowing anymore.

A : It isn’t?

B : No, it’s hot.

A : It’s hot?

B : Yes, it’s very hot.

A : Okay. It’s hot.

B : Well… Maybe it isn’t hot. It’s warm.

A : Oh, it’s warm. Okay!

B : You know. It isn’t very warm. It’s cool.

A : Oh, it isn’t very warm. It’s cool.

B : I’m sorry. I’m wrong. It isn’t cool. It’s cold.

A : It’s cold?

B : Yes, it’s very cold.

A : Ugh… First, it’s sunny. Then it’s cloudy. Then it’s raining. Now, it’s snowing. Then it’s hot. Then it’s warm. Then it’s cool. Now it’s cold!

B : Uh… Excuse me?

A : Yes.

B : Have a nice day!

: Thank you.

Learning exercises

Exercise 1: Dengarkanlah video berikut dan isilah titik – titiknya dengan tepat. (putarlah video mulai dari detik 02:15 sampai detik 02:48)

Conversation 2


A : Hi, Jack. This is Jim. I’m calling from Miami.

B : From Miami? What are you doing in Miami?

A : I’m on vacation.

B : How’s the weather in Miami? Is it sunny?

A : No, it isn’t. It’s (1) ________

B : Is it hot?

A : No, it isn’t. It’s (2) _________

B : Are you having a good time?

A : No, I’m not. I’m having a (3) ________ The weather is terrible here.

B : I’m sorry to hear that.


Exercise 2: Jawablah pertanyaan berikut sesuai dengan video (Putar mulai dari detik 02:48 sampai detik terakhir)

Now, here is the world weather update from Side by Side TV News with Side by Side meteorologist Maria Hernandez.

Hello, everybody. It’s a very interesting day today; the weather around the world. It’s sunny in Mexico. It’s (1) . . . . . in Canada. Here in England, it’s (2) . . . . . . And today in Japan, it’s snowing. And look at that temperature in Brazil; a hundred degrees Fahrenheit, thirty eight degrees Celsius. It’s hot. It’s (3) . . . . today in Italy. The temperature there is seventy degrees Fahrenheit, twenty one degrees Celsius. It isn’t warm in Australia; fifty degrees Fahrenheit, ten degrees Celsius. It’s (4) . . . . . . And it’s cold today in Russia. The temperature there is thirty two degrees Fahrenheit, zero degrees Celsius. Now here is the weather in other parts of the world. And that’s the world weather update from Side by Side TV news. I’m Maria Hernandez, have a nice day.