Module 1 School life ------ Reading (Ⅱ)
Step1.Check the homework
Step2. Language study
Ⅰ.Translation 在英国上了一年的中学对我来说是一段非常 令人愉快和兴奋的经历。 _____________________________
__________ 他还告诉我赢得尊重的最佳途径就是专心学 习并取得好成绩。 _______________________________________ 我发现这里布置的家庭作业不像我以前在原 来学校时那么繁重。 ______________________________________
1）Going to a British high school for one year was a very enjoyable and exciting experience for me. 2）I was very lucky to experience this different way of life. 3）The trip must have been an interesting experience for you. 4）You don’t need any experience to work there. 5）We experienced a lot of difficulty in learning English. 6）She’s very experienced in cooking..
Note: be experienced at/in doing sth 在某方面/做某事方面经验丰富
Exercise: experience 经验) is being put to good use there. 1. His ________( 2.You do not always need to understand logically(符合逻辑 experiencing 地) what you are __________(experience) 3.He is a man of _________and he had _________ interesting_________ in his life. A. much experience; a lot of ; experiences B. many experiences; much; experience C. many experiences; much; experiences D. much experience; a lot of; experience Note: 1. Seeing is believing. __________________________ 眼见为实 2. Walking after a meal is a very good habit. Donating blood is good for health __________________________ 饭后散步时一个良好的习惯 3. 捐赠/献血有益健康。 ________________________
2. He also told us that the best way to earn respect was to devote ourselves to study and achieve high grades. a. How much do you earn by writing stories? b. His kindness earned him a good name. c. She earned her living by writing.（earn one’s living by doing sth.通过做某事谋生） d .He earned our respect for his kindness./ He earned respect from us for his kindness. ( earn one’s respect=earn respect from sb.赢得某人的尊重) e. Chairman Mao devoted all his life to our country. f. He devoted himself to the work of children’s health care. g. He is devoted to his work.
Exercise: donate _________ all _______ his 1. He wanted to ________ energy (投入他全部的精力) to making films. _______ 2.除非你全心全意地去工作，否则你将永远不会获 得成功。 are fully You will never gain success unless you ________ devoted________ to your work. ________ 3.你有一个使你全身心投入的兴趣或目标吗? Do you have a single interest or goal that your entire life ________ ? is ________ devoted________ to
3.I found that the homework was not as heavy as what I used to get in my old school. I used to get up early in the morning , but now I do not. I am used to getting up early. Exercise: 英译汉：He used to get up early, but now he is used to walking after supper. Note: He studies as hard as his brother. He doesn’t study as/so hard as his brother. It’s not so/as difficult as I thought. (句中as heavy as 为比较级的一种，用于原级的比较。在as…as之 间用形容词或副词的比较) Exercise: as ________ tall ________ as ________ his father 1. Eric is now ________ ________ (和他父亲一样高) as ________ expensive as (一样贵) that one. 2. This dress is ________ ________
Step3.Exercise and homework: enjoyable Going to a British high school for one year was a very 1. and exciting experience for me . On the first day , all of the attended new students 2. an assembly ; the headmaster told us to earn that the best way 3. respect from the school wasto 4.devote ourselves achieve to study and 5. high grades . I get in my old school , but it was a bitchallenging 6. for me at first because all the homework was in English . I felt lucky as all my teachers were very 7. improved .My English 8. a lot as I used English every dayfriendly . Students at that school have to study Maths , English and Science , but they can 9. stop studying some subjects if to experience they don’t like them . I was very lucky 10. the different ways of life and I really hope that someday I can go back and study in Manchester again .