F2F Class Notes (Nemo)[W]

Homework

Write a story about you and your grandmother

Writing

My favorite coffee shop is Tequila Espresso. The shop is near the my ballet classroom. When I pass by the shop, I often see many people drink coffee in the small shop. When the weather is good people can sit in chair outside the shop,They are chatting and drinking coffee,The people looks so relax,So I decide to join them. I think It’s precious to have a relax time in busy life。In fact, I don’t like coffee, because It’s bitter. But I like the coffee shop.

My favorite coffee shop is Tequila Espresso. The shop is near the my ballet classroom/school. When I pass by the shop, I often see many people drinking coffee in this small shop. When the weather is good people can sit in chairs outside the shop. They are chatting and drinking coffee, The people look so relaxed, so I decided to join them. I think that It’s precious to have a relaxing time in our busy lives。In fact, I don’t like coffee, because It’s bitter. But I like the coffee shop.

Vocabulary

order (v): a request to make, supply, or deliver food or goods
点菜;订制;订货
E.g.: “Can I take your order now?” said the waiter.
侍者问:“现在可以点菜了吗?”
E.g.: I would like to place (= make) an order for a large pine table.
我想订制一张大松木桌。

I would like to order a big latte and a piece of chocolate cake

我想点一大杯拿铁和一块巧克力蛋糕

acne (n): a skin disease common in young people, in which small, red spots appear on the face and neck
痤疮,粉刺,青春痘
E.g.: Acne is the curse of adolescence.
粉刺带给青春期无尽的烦恼。

the coffee shop is on the way to my ballet school
咖啡店在去我芭蕾舞学校的路上

I usually take 20 in the coffee shop
I usually spend 20 to 30 minutes at the coffee shop

spend (v): TIME-to use time doing something or being somewhere
花(时间);度过
E.g.: I think we need to spend more time together.
我认为我们应该多花些时间在一起。
E.g.: I spent a lot of time cleaning that room.
我花了很长时间打扫那个房间。

spend (v): MONEY-to give money as a payment for something
花费;用,花(钱)
E.g.: How much did you spend?
你花了多少钱?
E.g.: She spends a lot of money on clothes.
她在衣服上花销很大。
E.g.: I spend around 20 yuan at the coffee shop.

light-清淡
light (adj)(MEAL/DRINK)A light meal is small and easy to digest.
(食物)少量的,简便的,清淡的
E.g.: I don’t eat much for lunch – just a light snack.
我午饭吃得不多——只吃一点儿小吃。

heavy food-油腻而难消化的食物
E.g.:I feel sick with all this fat and heavy food.
吃了这么多油腻、难消化的食物,我都觉得恶心了。

炸鸡-Fried chicken

she took care of me during my childhood

我小时候她照顾我