Talking About the Past
Language Focus一般过去时He played the piano in the class.He planned to go to the party.He were not at home yesterday.They didn’t have a good time.Did you go swimming yesterday?Was Polly at the party?Where did you go?When were you in the pub?
Out in the Evening
the use of anything,something and nothing
I’ve got nothing to do.
I haven’t got anything to do either.
I don’t want to watch anything sad.
I like something exciting like an adventure film.
连词although,but和because的用法Although the plot is weak, the action is really fantastic. The plot is weak ,although the action is really fantastic.It is very enjoyable,but it’s not a film to watch before bedtime.I like this film because the actors are very good and the plot is interesting.
a very funny film/a really funny film
really amazing special effects
really fantastic acting
a really perfect film
The Music Scene
I’m visiting my cousins in Australia later this year.
I’m going to visit my cousins in Australia later this year.
I’m hungry. I think I’ll make dinner.
I sometimes go swimming on Tuesday.
Occasionally I go jogging.
Once a week/twice a day/three times a month/four times a year
Have you eaten?
I’ve been to Beijing.
my long black silk skirt/a tall thin man
your short cotton shirt /a little old car
blue and white check trousers
例如:she wore a lovely blue dress.
Planning a Business Trip
单数:myself, yourself, himself, herself, itself
复数:ourselves, yourselves, themselves
I did it myself.
Can you do that yourself or do you want me to do it for you?
She cooked a meal for herself.
neither, neither of, neither nor
both, both of, both and
before, after, while
After they checked in, they went through to the departure lounge.
Before they embarked, they had a coffee.
While they were eating, they discussed the website.
The Past and the Future
A Weekend Trip
I was driving along the road when my car broke down.
While she was waiting, her phone rang.
A New Job
Polly is worried about her lack of experience.
John is ill. I am worried about him.
This problem worries me a lot.
Relax. Don’t let it worry you.
Things Go Wrong
see sb doing sth(看见动作的一部分)
see sb do sth(看见动作的全过程)
I saw him loading the van.(我看见他在装车)
I saw him load the van.(我看见他装车了)
The New Restaurant