Lesson 39: Aging

EY! for Teens

EY! for Teens Year 2 Lesson 39 Quizlet

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EY! for Teens Year 2 Lesson 39: Aging


Please prepare for your next lesson by writing down your answers to the questions below. Please use the same notebook every time to make it easier for you to review in the future.



  1. What are some of the benefits of getting older?
  2. Is aging more difficult for men or women? Why?
  3. Name one celebrity that you think has aged well. This can be a Japanese celebrity or a foreign celebrity.
  4. What do you think is the perfect age to be? Why?
  5. Who is the oldest person that you know? How is their view of the world different from yours?
  6. How are older people viewed in your country? Do people respect their elders or are they largely ignored?

If there is time, ask your teacher Question 3 and Question 4.

Model Answers: Let’s Ask Risa

  1. I think that as we age we become wiser. We also can get our drivers license and experience freedom.
  2. I think that it’s more difficult for men. They get fat and lose their hair.
  3. I think Tom Cruise has aged well. There is a new “Top Gun” film coming out next year. I saw a preview and he looks the same as he did thirty years ago.
  4. I think that thirty is the perfect age. You are wiser than your teens and twenties but your body is still young.
  5. My great-grandmother Yasuko is eighty-nine. Technology must look so advanced to her. Everybody is using a smartphone but she doesn’t have one.
  6. I think older people in my country are well respected. They are looked up to for their great wisdom.