F2F Class Notes (Li)[S]

Vocabulary

insects/bugs: 虫子

specific: relating to one thing and not others; particular  特定的, 特有的

eg. You need to be specific about what you want for lunch.

rent: 租金

eg. The rent in BJ is higher than SH.

Grammar

I plan to USA to study – It’s a long-term plan 

it’s a long plan – it’s sometime in the future/it’s in the distant future 

2 o’clock pm – 2pm/2 o’clock (in the morning or afternoon) (never both) 

new years day – on new years day

new years – at new years (without ‘day’)

graduate –graduated (past tense)

I want not – I don’t want

train me – train my listening skills

reason for my choose – the reason for my choice/decision  

highner – higher 

Pronunciation

foreigners – for-ren-ners

higher – high -year

Speaking

I come from Hubei Province and after I finish my university, I come to SH and I startup a company now with my team. We work about blockchain consulting. Our management is a little difficult because Chinese market is not easy to succeed. I come here to study English because I need to talk with foreigners and our customer is foreigners. Most of our customers is foreigners. Our colleague, they’re good at English, except me. So I must develop my English.

I think SH is better than BJ and better than GZ so I picked SH. The weather of BJ is bad. The weather makes my skin dry. GZ has a lot of 虫子.

Revised: 

I come from Hubei Province and after I finished university, I came to SH and started up a company with my team now. We are a  blockchain consulting company. Our management is experiencing difficulties because it is not easy to succeed in the Chinese market. I come here to study English because I need to talk to foreigners and our clients are foreigners. Most of our clients are foreigners. All my colleagues are good at English except for me. So I must improve my English.

I think SH is better than BJ and better than GZ so I picked SH. The weather in BJ is bad. The weather makes my skin dry. GZ has a lot of bugs/insects.