F2F Class Notes (Nemo)



weigh sb/sth up (v)to form an opinion about someone’s abilities and character or a situation by thinking about him, her, or it carefully
E.g.: I weighed up my chances of escape, and decided to wait for a better moment.
E.g.: When you’re a detective you learn to weigh people up quickly.

pro/pros (n):an advantage to or a reason for doing something
E.g.: One of the big pros of living in Madrid is the night life.
E.g.: You have to weigh up all the pros and cons of the matter before you make a decision.

the pros and cons-the advantages and disadvantages of something, especially something that you are considering doing(尤指正在考虑做的事情的)优缺点
E.g.: We’re just weighing up the pros and cons of moving to a bigger house.

post-production (adj):音乐或电影制作)录制之后的,后期的
post-production work on music or on films/movies is done after recording or filming
E.g. : post-production editing 后期剪辑

co-production (n):a film, television program, or theatre production organized by two or more people or organizations, rather than a single person or organization(电影,电视节目,剧目等的)联合出品
E.g.: The 113-minute long movie is a co-production of Britain, Thailand, France, Germany and Spain.