unit 4 wildlife protection 课文翻译_图文
As a result these endangered animals may even die out. die out 灭亡、逐渐消失、熄灭
The dinosaurs ________ died out millions of years ago. 恐龙在数百万年前就灭亡了。 By the time he left the cave, the fire had _________. died out 在他离开山洞的时候火就灭了。
die from 通常指因（外界因素
die of 通常指因（疾病、情感、
die away 逐渐减弱、逐渐模
用以上含die的短语填空。 1) The fish in the lake has ________ died out because the water is seriously polluted. 2) In big cities during cold winter months, many old people ________ die from the polluted air.
D 3) Many customs have gradually____ A.die out B. die of C. die from D. die away A. die out B. die of C. die from D. die away B 4) The poor woman ________ hunger.
Para 1: the antelope --Tibet
1.How does the antelope feel?
2.Why has the antelope become an endangered species ?
Its fur is being used to make sweaters. As the sweaters become popular, more and more animals are killed.
Daisy had always longed to help endangered species of wildlife. One day she woke up and found a flying carpet by her bed.“ Where do you want to go?" it asked. Daisy responded immediately." I'd like to see some endangered wildlife," she said.“ 戴茜一直以来都渴望帮助那些濒临灭绝的 野生动植物 . 一天她醒来 , 发现床边有一块飞 毯。飞毯问：“你想去哪儿?”戴茜立刻回答 道：“我想去看看濒临灭绝的野生动物。
Daisy had always longed to help
endangered species of wildlife. long作动词时，后接不定式“to do”或 以for引导的介词短语，意思是对…… 渴望，很想有……。
? 我渴望见到我的偶像。 ? I long to see my idol.
Students are always longing for holidays. 学生总是渴望着假期。
a flying carpet
" Please take me to a distant land where I can find the animal that gave fur to make this sweater." At once the carpet flew away and took her to Tibet. There Daisy saw an antelope looking sad. “请带我到遥远的地方 ,在那里我可以发现 为制作这件毛衣而提供皮毛的那种动物 .” 飞 毯立刻开始起飞了 , 带她到了中国的西藏 . 在 那里,戴茜看到一只藏羚羊面带忧郁的神色。
distant adj. far away in space or time 遥远的；冷漠的；远隔的 e.g. The telescope reveals many distant _____ stars to our sight. 望远镜把许多遥远的星球显现在我 们的眼前。
fur n. (不可数名词) 软毛; 毛皮
e.g. He gave her an expensive ___ fur coat for her birthday. 他送给她一件昂贵的毛皮衣服作 为生日礼物。
skin, leather & fur
也可指水果、植物和种子等的外皮。 leather: 通常指经过加工的熟皮，可用于 制作各种皮革制品。 fur: 现多指猫、兔等动物软毛皮，也指 其它动物的毛皮。
It said, "We' re being killed for the wool beneath our stomachs. Our fur is being used to make sweaters for people like you. As a result, we are now an endangered species.“ 它说：“为了取得我们肚皮底下的羊 毛,我们正在被屠杀.我们的毛被用来为像 你一样的人们制作毛衣.因此,我们现在濒 临灭绝了.”
At that Daisy cried, "I'm sorry I didn't know that. I wonder what is being done to help you. Flying carpet, please show me a place where there's some wildlife protection.“ 听了这话 , 戴茜哭了：“我很抱歉 , 我过 去不知道还有这回事儿.我不知道为了帮助 你们正在采取什么措施 . 飞毯啊 , 请把我带 到一个有野生动植物保护的地方去,好吗?”
? The flying carpet travelled so fast that next minute they were in Zimbabwe. Daisy turned around and found that she was being watched by an elephant.“ Have you come to take my photo?“ it asked. ? 飞毯飞行得如此之快,以致于一转眼他们就来 到了津巴布韦.戴茜转过身去,看到一头大象 正望着她.大象问道：“你是来给我拍照的 吗?”
? In relief Daisy burst into laughter." Don' t laugh," said the elephant," We used to be an endangered species. Farmers hunted us without mercy. They said we destroyed their farms, and money from tourists only went to the large tour companies. ? 戴茜如释重负,突然笑了起来。“不要笑了,” 大象说道,“我们过去是濒危动物,农民们总是 惨无人道地捕杀我们。他们说,我们破坏了他 们的农田,而旅游者的钱过去都流进了大型旅 游公司。
In relief Daisy burst into laughter. in relief 如释重负; 松了口气 relief n. 轻松感；欣慰感 e.g. I was in relief after the exam was over. 考试过后，我松了口气。
burst into laughter 突然笑起来 burst into… 突然（进入某种状态或发 生某种情况） e.g. He burst into laughter and then into tears. 他突然笑了，然后又哭了起来。
Farmers hunted us without mercy. mercy n. 仁慈；慈悲 show mercy to sb. 对某人起了怜悯之 心 e.g. They ________________ showed mercy to their enemies. 他们对敌人很仁慈。 at the mercy of 任……处置；无能为力 e.g. The ship was ______________ at the mercy of the storm. 那只船在暴风雨中失去控制。
So the government decided to help. They allowed tourists to hunt only a certain number of animals if they paid the farmers. Now the farmers are happy and our numbers are increasing. So good things are being done here to save local wildlife". ? 于是政府决定出面提供帮助。如果游 客付给农民钱的话,他们允许游客来猎取 一定数量的动物.如今农民高兴了,我们的 数量也在增加.因此,为了拯救当地的野生 动植物,他们也在做一些好事。”
They allowed tourists to hunt only a certain number of animals if they paid the farmers. certain形容词，在句中作定语，表示 “一定(数量的)”。 certain—certainly
“You are still friends.” “Certainly.”
Para 3: the monkey --rainforest
? In the rain forest she met a monkey.
1.What was monkey doing?
It rubbed itself with a millipede to protect itself from mosquitoes.
Para 3: the monkey --rainforest
2. what's the relationship between monkeys and millipedes?
They depend on each other to exist.
So They coexist.
Protecting wildlife is protecting ourselves.
? Daisy smiled." That' s good news. It shows the importance of wildlife protection, but I' d like to help as the WWF suggests." ? 戴茜笑道：“这可是个好消息。这 体现了野生动植物保护的重要性， 不过，我还是想按照世界自然基金 会（WWF）的建议来帮助你们。”
? The carpet rose again and almost at once they were in a thick rainforest. A monkey watched them as it rubbed it self." What are you doing?" asked Daisy.“ I'm protecting myself from mosquitoes," it replied. ? 飞毯再次升起,几乎一转眼他们就到了 茂密的热带雨林。一只猴子一边擦着 身体,一边望着他们。戴茜问它：“你 在干什么呢?”它回答说：“我这样做
I’m protecting myself from mosquitoes…
protect sb. /sth. from sth.
to keep someone or something safe
from harm 保护……不受……（危害）
阳的暴晒。 You should protect your skin from the sun in summer. Kids should be protected from the violence. 孩子们应该被保护不受到暴力的侵害。
? protection n. 保护
"When I find a millipede insect, I rub it over my body. It contains a powerful drug which affects mosquitoes. You should pay more attention to the rainforest where I live and appreciate how the animals live together. No rainforest, no animals, no drugs." ? 当我发现一种千足虫,便把它擦在身上.它含 有一种强效的药物可以防止蚊虫叮咬.你们应 该多加关注我的生活的热带雨林,并且懂得热 带雨林的动物是如何在一起生活的.没有雨林, 就没有动物,也就没有药物了.”
affect vt. 影响
e.g. Smoking greatly affects health.
effect n. have an effect on sb./ sth. e.g. Smoking has a great effect on health.
appreciate vt. 鉴赏；感激；意识到 1. e.g. That’s because you can’t appreciate music.
2. e.g. I appreciate the opportunity to be with you today. I really appreciate your help. 3. We appreciate that caring for children is an important job.
appreciate & thank appreciate与thank都表示感谢的意思，但 是用法上有区别。appreciate表示感谢时， 后面不接“人”而接表示“物”的名词； thank表示感谢时，后面接“人”，常用 于thank sb.或thank sb. for sth. / doing sth. 结构。
I appreciate you your kindness.
Did Daisy continue her journey?
No,She didn't. She flew home. She came back to reality.
Daisy was amazed. "Flying carpet, please take me home so I can tell WWF and we can begin producing this new drug. Monkey, please come and help. " The monkey agreed. The carpet flew home. ? 戴茜很惊讶。“飞毯,请带我回家去, 我可以告诉世界自然基金会,我们可以 开始生产这种新药.猴子,请跟我回去帮 忙吧.”猴子同意了,毯子飞回了家。
As they landed, things began to disappear. Two minutes later everything had gone - the monkey, too. So Daisy was not able to make her new drug. But what an experience! She had learned so much! And there was always WWF... ? 当他们着地时,一切就开始消失了。 两分钟后,什么都没了——猴子也没了。 这样,戴茜就不能制造新药了。但是,这 是一次多么奇妙的经历呀!她学会了那
How do you understand the ending of the text? And there was always WWF...
WWF =World wildlife fund
for a living planet
2.How do you understand “what an experience”?
(pay attention the development of Daisy’s feeling)
Pick out the verbs which communicate human feelings or emotions.
eager sad relieved cheerful amazed
What an experience!
Step 4 Post reading
Task1 (Write some slogans of protecting wildlife) For example: No rainforest, no animals, no drugs. mercy wildlife protection 1. No__________, no __________________. 2. No__________, no _____________. harm deal Protecting wildlife protecting ourselves 3._________________is__________________. pains gains No ________, no ______________.