How long did you sleep last night? I slept for…
Did you sleep well last night? What time did you go to bed ? What time did you get up this morning?
· How long have you been in class today?
-I have been in class for …
· When did you start class today? · What’s the time now?
· Are you still having class now?
A: How long did you sleep last night?
B: I slept for … A: When did you start class today?
B: I started class at …
A: How long have you been in class today?
I like collecting shells.
a stamp stamps I like collecting stamps.
They are running a marathon.
They are raising money for charity.
raise money for charity
a pair of skates She is skating. She is a skater.
How long has she been playing computer? (four hours)
She has been playing computer for four hours.
How long has he been playing baseball?
(two hours) He has been playing baseball for two hours.
How long have they been working?(a week) They have been working for a week .
How long has he been riding a motorcycle?
(ten hours) He has been riding it for ten hours.
I like playing soccer I started playing soccer at 1:00 pm. I’m still playing soccer now.
A: How long have you been playing soccer? B: I’ve been playing soccer for two hours. have been
?I started teaching English in 2004.
?I am still teaching English now. ?How long have you been teaching English? I have been teaching English for 5 years.
1.I watched TV for three hours.我看了三小时 的电视．（我现在没有看电视了）
2.I have been watching TV for three hours.
例句 1 我已经学了５年的英语了． I have been learning English for 5 years. 例句 2 他已经集邮10年了．
He has been collecting stamps for 10 years. He has been collecting stamps since 10 years ago. He has been collecting stamps since 1999.
画线部分提问： How long has he been collecting stamps?
A: How long has Alison been skating?
B: She’s been skating for five hours. A: How long did Sam skate?
B: He skated for four hours.
since 1.They have been learning Chinese _____ they came to China. for 2. I haven’t seen her _____ a long time. since 3. He has been living here _____ 2001. for 4. She has been doing her homework ____ since two hours. 5. It’ s 5 years _____ we left school. Since
I. Write the questions: 1_____________________________________ He has been standing there for four hours. 2_____________________________________ I have been riding a bike since I was ten years old. 3____________________________________________ She has been walking for five hours. 4.____________________________________ I’ve been watching TV since 7:00. 5.____________________________________ 2/15/2014 He ’s been waiting for the train for an hour.
How long have you been learning English?
We ‘ve been learning English for 2 We have been learning English since 2007. years. We’ve been learning English since 2 years ago. When did you start learning English? We started learning English in 2007/ 2 years ago.
How long have they been playing soccer? for 45 minutes. They have been playing soccer since 45 minutes ago.
.She started teaching English in 1998. ?She is still teaching English Hownow. long has she been teaching English?
- She has been teaching English
for 11 years.
11 years ago.
*He started teaching math when he was 20 years old. He is 50 years old now and he is still teaching math.
How long has he been teaching math? He has been teaching for 30 years. math since 30 years ago. he was 20 years old.
Read the passage and then complete the table
Has been skating for
Alison Sam Lu Ning Li Chen
5 hours 4 hours 4 hours 1 hour
Reading – Section A 3a
1. Why are students skating? To raise money for charity. 2. How much does each student raise for every
Ten yuan. hour they skate? For five hours. 3. How long has the skating marathon been going? Alison was the first to start. 4.He Who was the first tofor start? has been skating five hours.
6. How long have Sam and Lu Ning been skating? They have been skating for four hours. 7. Who was was the last one? Li Chen the last one.
He started an hour ago. 8. When did he start?
He has been skating for an hour. 9.How long has he been skating?
3b It’s now 2pm.Write the students’ names from
activity 3a on the time line.
10am 11am 12am 1pm
Alison Lu Ning
What’s your hobby? I like …
A: What do you like?
B: I like playing basketball.
A: When did you start …ing…?
B: I started …ing… …
A: How long have you been …ing… ? B: I have been …ing… for/since…
Let ’ s write Name: Jackie Chan
Job: actor Hobby: playing golf started playing golf :1990.
Name: Jay Zhou Job:singer
Hobby:writing songs started writing songs : 1995.
What things do people like to collect ?
I collect shells because they are beautiful.
I like to collect kites because they are beautiful.
What other things do people like to collect ?
2 Read the ad. Then write a letter to apply for the job.
The school newspaper needs a writer. We will give you free topics to different things. To get the job, please answer these four questions: 1. How long have you been listening to music videos? Dear Editor, I am interested in the writer job. I have been listening to music videos since I was seven years been watching old. I have English movies since two years ago. I have been watching sports for about five years. And I have been writing in English since 2001. I love writing. And I hope I can be a writer for our school newspaper.
2. How long have you been watching English movies?
3. How long have you been 2/15/2014 watching sports?
What do you think of Chinese history?
It has a long history. There are so many dynasties in it.
How many Chinese dynasties can you think of?
And each dynasty has its own famous characters.(人物）
How many famous characters(人物) from Chinese history can you think of?
emperor Qin Dynasty Yue Fei Li Bai
Can you think of famous characters from the history of other countries? Make a list.
1. How long has Leo been staying in China? He has been staying in China for 2 years. 2. What did he think of Harbin? He thinks that Harbin is an interesting city with a very colorful history. 3. Were there a lot of Jewish coming to China many years ago? Yes, there were.
4. When did the first Jews come to Keifeng? When China was in Song Dynasty. 5. When did he start learning Chinese history? He started learning Chinese history when he heard that he was going to work in China. 6. Does Leo think that Chinese history is hard to understand? No, he doesn’t.
I’ve been teaching in China for two years. I teach in Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang Province. This is really an interesting city with a very colorful history. There is some European influence in the city, and some of the old 有着非常丰富的历史 欧洲化影响 buildings in Harbin are in Russian style.
I’ve been studying history in My name is Leo. I’m from Australia, and China.
Since I came to China, I’ve been learning a lot about my family history. Although I’m Australian, my family is Jewish. So it was very interesting for me to learn that a lot of Jews came to live in Harbin many years ago. My parents were so surprised when I told them about this in China. In fact, the first Jews probably came to Kaifeng more than a thousand years ago, and were welcomed by the Song 很多年前就有很多犹太人来到哈尔滨居住，这对我 Emperor. 来说了解这一历史是非常有趣的。 事实上，最早的犹太人可能一千多年前就来到了开 2/15/2014 封，他们受到了宋朝皇帝的热情欢迎。
When I lived in Australia, I studied history at school but we usually studied Australian or western history. However, when I heard that I was going to work in China, I started studying Chinese history. I’ve been studying for over two years now. My friends in Australia said that Chinese history was very 然而，当我听说我将在中国工作的时 hard to understand, but I don’t really agree.
Reading strategy: Let your eyes “scan” the text quickly to find details that you are looking for. You can find information quickly without reading the whole text. 1. Leo has been teaching in China for two years . in Russian style . 2. Some of the old buildings in Harbin are 3. The Song Emperor welcomed the first Jews to China. 4. In Australia, students usually study Australian and western history. 5. The more Leo learns about Chinese history , the living more he enjoys in China.