Unit 2. learn to describe people’s character, physical appearance and behaviour revise the passive in the past tense; extend your knowledge of multi-word verbs; revise the use of used to and learn to use would; learn how to describe and comment on other people’s habits. objectives.
synonyms同义词 admire--- look up to
go on--- continue grow--- get larger
put up with--- tolerate
a relation of yours--- related to you
take care of--- look after
e.g. she's going to bring her children up to be honest and loyal.
e.g. She was diagnosed as diabetic.
get on well相处融洽
e.g.We get on very well.
hate后面还可以跟动词不定式 (to do), 表示具体某次讨厌做某事，
hates hunting “憎恶打猎”
I like riding and hunting, but Anna hates hunting.
I hate to tell this to you, but I have to.我实在不想告诉你这件事，但是我不得不告诉你。
She loves looking after animals.
I love meeting new people.
I’d like to go there alone.
We don’t like to disturb you.
poke one’s nose into sb’s business探听别人的事情
put up with容忍，忍受
e.g. she takes after her mother.
He takes after his father both in hisappearance and in his character.
look like, be like像，看起来像
tell off责备 注意如果宾语是代词, 则需放在两词之间
e.g. I don't remember ever telling her off. 我不曾记得责备过她
Mum always tells me off.
take on 聘用
take them on; take on students
only child 独生子
the extended family
double income, no kids四个单词首字母的缩写,没有子女的上班族夫妇称为丁克族
grandparents parents father mother uncle aunt daughter son brother sister cousin nephew niece
go on living …“继续住在……。”
go on doing sth 表示继续作事。
go on to do sth 则表示接着做另一件事 。
After I watched the TV play, I went on to do my homework.看完电视剧后，我接着做作业
remember doing sth 记得做过什么
remember to do sth 表示记住要做什么
I remember taking an umbrella with me, but I can’t find it now. 我记得带了一把伞，但现在却找不着了。
Remember to take an umbrella with you. It’s going to rain soon. 记着带上雨伞，很快要下雨了。