Find the words and expressions from the text that mean the same. 1. _________ something that you say that lie you know is not true. get away with 2. ______________ not to be punished for som
raw 3. _________ uncooked curiosity 4. _________ the strong wish to know about something 5. _________ someone who buys things or customer services from a shop, company, etc benefit 6. _________ a particular quality that gives someone or something an advantage.
Fill in the blanks with words form the left box and paraphrase the italicized parts using the phrases from the right box.
balanced diet raw slim ought to energetic lose weight lose heart lose interest lose face
lose weight Julie wanted to become thinner. She knew she ________ eat more vegetables ought to and fruit but little meat. However, as she was so afraid of being laughed at by her losing face friends, she did no t consult a doctor but lived on a _____ of rice, _____ vegetables, diet raw bananas and lemons. Three weeks later, she found she weighed as much as ever.
lost heart She felt so sad and hopeless about herself and her behaviour changed. She didn’t dare to face her boyfriend and she was unwilling to visit her friends any more. lost interest in visiting Luckily, her best friend Fred came to see her and encouraged her to exercise, eat a balanced ________ diet and enjoy life again. Soon energetic Julie became amazingly _________ and slim _____! She felt very happy.
Do the underlined letters in each group have the same pronunciation? Tick the odd one out. Then check if the words in each group refer to the same kind of food. Cross out the odd one and give your reasons.
1. peach cream pear bean fat and all the others are fruit
2. butter nut
meat and all the others are energy-giving food 3. bacon ham cabbage lamb
vegetable and all the others are meat 4. lemon eggplant strawberry watermelon vegetable and all the others are fruit
In pairs make up a dialogue about food you like or dislike, using the expressions below and as many food words as you know.
My favourite food/fruit/meat is … I’m fond of … I don’t often eat .. I really hate … I can’t stand … … make me gain/lose weight
steamed fish boiled eggs
sweet and sour fish
creamed potatoes stir-fried mushrooms
fried eggplant cucumber salad
Example: A: Do you know how to make soup? B: Yes, I put in mushrooms, tomatoes and eggs to make a vegetable soup. A: Oh, I can’t stand tomatoes, …
Sample dialogue A: What’s your favourite food? I’m really fond of roast duck. B: My favourite food is roast mutton and cold vinegar fish. A: What do you hate? B: I really hate spicy food. It upsets my stomach and makes me feel ill.
A: I’m so sorry to hear that! I can’t stand boiled eggs myself. B: Really? I love them. If you eat boiled eggs with smocked chicken and cucumber salad, they taste delicious. A: I don’t often eat chicken although I know it has low fat and you won’t gain weight.
B: Are you worried about gaining weight too? That’s why I’ve stopped eating fried food. It’s really sad because I love fried eggplant with fried chicken. A: Never mind. It’ll be worth it when you’re elegant and thin! B: I hope so.
I. 根据下列各句句意及所给单词的首字母或 汉语提示，写出所缺单词的正确形式。 1. I’m not quite sure how to get there — I’d better c______ a map. consult 2. You should allow a little time after a meal digest for the food to d_____.
3. _____ (纤维) helps to keep you healthy Fibre by moving food quickly through your body. 4. _______ (胡萝卜) are long, thin, orangeCarrots coloured vegetables and they grow under the ground.
II. 选用方框内所给的情态动词填空。 must; oughtn’t to; don’t have to; couldn’t; mustn’t; needn’t; can’t; have to 1. You __________ go on working because oughtn’t to you look so tired now. 2. The weather turned out to be fine needn’t yesterday. I ________ have taken the trouble to carry my umbrella with me.
has to 3. Li Hua _________ pass an examination before he can start work.
needn’t / don’t have to 4. You _____________________ come to
the meeting if you’re too busy. 5. You __________________ play now! You mustn’t / oughtn’t to shall finish your homework first!
6. I know things are hard with you, but you _____ try to get over the difficulties. must 7. I didn’t see her at the meeting this morning; she _______________ have couldn’t / can’t spoken at the meeting. 8. You _____ imagine what difficulty we can’t had walking home in the snowstorm.
1. We _______ _____ ________ (本应该到达) should have arrived
at lunchtime but our flight was late.
2. Mark _______ _____ _______ (本不需要 needn’t have hurried 着急). After running all the way, he arrived ten minutes early.
3. The teacher did not regret saying what he could have ________ did but felt that he _____ _____ expressed it differently ___ __________ (本可以用不同的方式表 达).
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