Unit 19. Talking About the Past 谈论过去. Mary and Xiaoyan had a party. Learn how to use the simple past tense Learn some common irregular verbs.
Talking About the Past
Out in the Evening
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