Dying to be thin …. the second period. language focus. 1.I haven ’ t heard from you for weeks. hear of hear sb do sth hear sb doing sth hear from. Did you ever a writer named Shaw. How often do you your brother?. How often do you your brother?. 2. I don ’ t work out any more.
the second period
1.I haven’t heard from you for weeks.
hear sb do sth
hear sb doing sth
Did you ever a writer named Shaw.
How often do you your brother?
How often do youyour brother?
We must work out a better method of saving paper.
Have you worked out this problem yet?
I can’t work out the meaning of this poet.
The famous actor keeps fit by working out for an hour every morning.
4. I’m so ashamed of my body.
be ashamed of +n./doing.
I am ashamed to leave you in this way.
The student in the exam.
be ashamed to do .
I am ashamed that you should see me like this.
President Bush was .
be ashamed that-clause.
5. Since I am preparing to act in a new TV play…..
After ShenZhou VI was launched into space , the scientists in China .
prepare to do sth.
Our teacher was preparing the lessons when I came into the office.
You are preparing .
---Hurry up ! It’s your turn to give speech.
--- I see. But I .
He was not prepared to help me.
---the suit costs 500$.
---oh, it’s too expensive.
be prepared to sth.
in preparation for
make preparations for
6.the pills really work!
have an effect
7. She says health is priceless.
A bird view of the grand rehearsal in preparation for the formal opening of the 4th East Asian Games slated from Octorber 29 to November 6, 2005.
9.I follow my doctor’s advice and exercise for at least half an hour ….
10. It isn’t worth it.
---How much is the picture worth?
---it is worth at least 500$.
New York is a city worth visiting.
The book is .
The naughty boy is .
be worth doing
What do we learn?
go to the gym
at the moment
follow one’s advice
go on a diet