Gateway 1 unit 3 : media



Gateway 1 unit 3 : media

According to The word media means :

(usually used with a plural verb) the means of communication, as radio and television, newspapers, and magazines, that reach or influence people widely

Gateway 1 unit 3: media

  • Vocabulary of the unit

Cinema Television Press Internet



Camera man


Talk show-documentary-correspondent-serial-weather forecast-viewers-sitcoms-presenter-episode Headlines- editor-article-editorial column-front page-journalist Surfing- email-homepage-website- search engine surfer – blogging


  • Functions/communication skills: Expressing interest and surprise


Expressing interest Expressing surprise
That’s definitely lucky!Oh, really? That’s interesting.It is very interesting

It’s a good idea

Wow! Tell me more.Really? I didn’t know that!Oh, I see.

Gee, I had no idea.


  • Grammar: the present perfect

  • Form:
 Have / has + verb(past participle) 
Affirmative I Have done Three exercises
  She Has done Three exercises
Negative We Haven’t Seen This film before
  The cat Has Had His food
interrogative Have They Eaten Their dinner?
Has She/he Finished Her/his exercise?


  • Use:

It is generally used for an action that started in the past and has continued until now

  • Expressions used with the present perfect :

For / since / already / yet / just / never /ever / recently / lately

  • Writing

Formal vs informal letter

Formal vs Informal letterDownload Gateway 1 unit 3 : media




  1. Thanks a lot dear Nabil. I find your website very interesting and so helpful. Wish you the best of luck and more progress forward inchaa allah

  2. Dear teacher i like your lessens very muth but it will be better if its more clear then then i didnt even undrestend the present prefect coild yu please expline more and thanks a lott

  3. Dear teacher, do you have the listening scripts for 1st year BACC level downloaded online? If yeans, I would be grateful if share. Thanks a lot for your efforts.

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