Complimenting and Showing Care

Tujuan Pembelajaran:
Setelah mempelajari Bab 2, siswa diharapkan mampu:
1. Menunjukkan kesungguhan belajar bahasa Inggris dalam berkomunikasi tentang pujian
dan perhatian dengan guru dan teman.
2. Menunjukkan perilaku peduli, percaya diri, dan tanggung jawab dalam melaksanakan
komunikasi tentang pujian dan perhatian.
3 Mengidentifikasi fungsi sosial, struktur teks, dan unsur kebahasaan pada ungkapan
memuji bersayap (extended) serta responnya.
4 Mengidentifikasi fungsi sosial, struktur teks, dan unsur kebahasaan pada ungkapan
perhatian (care) serta responnya.
5 Menyusun teks lisan dan tulis untuk mengucapkan dan merespon pujian bersayap
(extended).
6 Menyusun teks lisan dan tulis untuk mengucapkan dan merespon ungkapan perhatian
(care).

Complimenting and Showing Care

WARMER
Work individually to classify the following phrases
into two kinds of situation: situation A, in which you
may compliment people; and situation B, in which you
may show your sympathy. Then, compare your work to
your friend’. Explain the reason for the classification.
have stomachache, get a trophy, have a nice new hair
cut, buy a cool hat, get cuts and bruises, lose money, get
several new pimples, wear self-made shirt, receive scholarship,
meet a longed-for best friend, ace the history test, burn the
delicious chicken soup, hit by a becak, make up with a friend
after having an argument, fail a test, winning a speech contest,
be unable to sleep.

Vocabulary Builder
Write down the English words for the following
Indonesian words. Compare your work to your
classmate’s.
s k _ _ _ (noun) = rok
_ _ _ d e _ _ _ _ (adjective) = bagus sekali
_ _ r r _ _ _ _ (adjective) = hebat
_ _ _ _ i r _ (verb) = menginspirasi
_ _ _ u d (adjective) = bangga
_ _ c e _ _ _ (verb) = menerima
_ _ _ _ es (noun) = salam/doa
_ _ _ _ _ n g (adjective) = penyembuh
_ _ o u _ _ _ (noun) = pikiran/angan/harapan
_ _ le (adjective) = pucat
_ _ _ r e _ _ _ _ _ (verb) = menghargai
_ _ d y (verb) = merapikan
_ _ _ f f (verb) = membuat empuk/lembut
_ _ _ _ _ g h _ _ _ (verb) = menarik/merapikan

Pronunciation Practice
Listen to your teacher reading these words. Repeat
after him/her.
skirt : /skɜːrt /
wonderful : / ˈwʌndəf ə l /
terrific : / təˈrɪfɪk /
inspire : / ɪnˈspaɪə /
proud : / praʊd /
receive : / rɪˈsiːv /
wishes : / wɪʃ /
healing : / ˈhiːlɪŋ /
thought : / θɔːt /
pale : / peɪl /
appreciate : / əˈpriːʃieɪt /
tidy : / ˈtaɪdi /
fluff : / flʌf /
straighten : / ˈstreɪtn /
sheet : / ʃiːt /

Dialog: Complimenting
Task 1:
Read the dialog carefully.
Rahmi : Hello. How are things going on, Sinta ?
Sinta : Hi. Good, and you?
Rahmi : I’m feeling great today. How was your weekend with
your family in Batu?
Sinta : Excellent! We had a lovely time there. You should have
gone there with us.
Rahmi : Really? Hey, what a beautiful skirt you are wearing.
It matches your blouse.
Sinta : Thanks a lot. My sister bought it for me last month.
Rahmi : Wow! That’s wonderful.
Sinta : Oh, Rahmi, can I ask you something?
Rahmi : Oh, sure. Please.
Sinta : Have you finished writing the book we discussed two
months ago?

Dialog: Complimenting
Task 1:
Read the dialog carefully.
Rahmi : Hello. How are things going on, Sinta ?
Sinta : Hi. Good, and you?
Rahmi : I’m feeling great today. How was your weekend with
your family in Batu?
Sinta : Excellent! We had a lovely time there. You should have
gone there with us.
Rahmi : Really? Hey, what a beautiful skirt you are wearing.
It matches your blouse.
Sinta : Thanks a lot. My sister bought it for me last month.
Rahmi : Wow! That’s wonderful.
Sinta : Oh, Rahmi, can I ask you something?
Rahmi : Oh, sure. Please.
Sinta : Have you finished writing the book we discussed two
months ago?

COMPLIMENTING
Compliment is an expression to appreciate or praise other
people. Compliment is useful to give encouragement so that people
will keep on doing their best and even improve their performance.
When to express compliment :
– On general occasion,
– When someone has done his/her best,
– When you visit someone’s house for the first time,
– If you notice something new about someone’s appearance.
Can you think of other situations when you need to
compliment?

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