Module 9 Population.
Unit1 The population of China is about 1.37 billion.(读作one point three seven billion或one point thirty-seven)
1. China has a population of about 1.37 billion.
=China has about 1.37 billion people.
=There are around 1.37 billion people in China.
What’s the population of China
=How many people does China have
=How many people are there in China
a large/big/small population
Chongqing has a larger/bigger population than Beijing.
The population of Chongqing is larger/bigger than that of Beijing.
Half of the population in the town are farmers.
2. prepare (sth.) for…= get (sth.) ready for…
note n. 笔记；便笺；钞票；音符；声调，语气
take/write/make notes 做笔记
3. a report called the growing/increasing population 过去分词短语做定语
4. We’re in the right place to talk about…正是谈论…的恰当时机。
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