Read the text again and decide if these statements are true (T) or false (F).

1) A design pattern is a ready solution which can be directly applied for solving any problem.

2) A design pattern is just a new term but isn’t new technology.

3) Three types of design patterns mentioned in the text have their own targets and areas of use.

Work in groups. Share your ideas of design patterns application and their advantages and disadvantages. Report the results to the class.

5. Conduct a survey and find out who in your group can:

· name and use a spreadsheet program

· name and use a database program

· name and use a word-processing program

· insert graphics into a document

· disable autocorrect

Read about different types of application software. Which ones do you know and use and which are new to you? Ask your partner.