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ENGL 203EDr. Amer AhmedFall 2019-2020Unit 6 Technical development (pp. 46-53)1. Below are some terms about technical development. Match them up with their definitions1.budgethow much time is available, for example theschedule for building anew airport ---------2.capacitysimilar to capacity, for example how muchpower a generator needs to produce -------3.dimensionshow much something needs to produce orcarry, for example how much power anelectrical circuit must be able to carry -------4.layoutsize, for example the diameter of the wheelsof a mountain bike -------5.looksthe overall shape of something and thepositions of different parts relative to oneanother, for example the layout of the maincomponents of a car engine ------6.performancelaws and standards that a design must complywith, for example safety regulations andquality standards -------7.regulationshow much money is available, for examplethe budget for designing, building and testinga prototype for a new high-speed train.--------8.timescalewhat something looks like from an aestheticpoint of view, for example the look of a car interms of the shape of its bodywork -------Exercise 2. What is a simulator? Can you give some examples of simulators?“(a piece of equipment that is designed to represent real conditions) is called___________________.”(Ibbotson : 2008:70).Can you provide some examples of types of simulator?Examples:flight simulators used for pilot training or computer games which simulate racedrivingCan you provide examples of simulators that seem very realistic?Let us now listen to this audio (2a/6.1 , p. 46 of the textbook). try to find out thetopic s they are discussing.Now le’s listen and fill in the blanks.2.a (6.1 audio exercise, p. 46)1. …with ___regard___________ to the capacity, …
ENGL 203EDr. Amer AhmedFall 2019-20202. …in __terms___________ of the number of people…3. …as far as size is _____concerned________...,4. …And as ___regards__________ the graphics, ….5. …___regarding___________ the schedule2c. Write questions using the following prompts and the phrases in exercise2b1. dimensions: what/overall size/module?With regard tothe dimensions, what is the overall size of the module?2. materials: what/bodywork/made of?In terms of / As regards / With regard to / Concerning /Regarding the materials, what is the bodywork made of?3. schedule: when/work start?In terms of / As regards / With regard to / Concerning /Regarding the schedule, when will the work start?4. power: what/maximum output/need/be?In terms of / As regards / With regard to / Concerning / Regarding the power, what will the maximumoutput need to be?5. heat resistance: what sort/temperature/paint/withstand?In terms of / As regards / With regard to / Concerning / Regarding the heat resistance, what sort oftemperature will the paint need to withstand?6. tolerance: what level/precision/you want us/work to?In terms of / As regards / With regard to / Concerning / Regarding the tolerance, what level of precisiondo you want us to work to?

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