F2F Class Notes (Nemo)[W]

Vocabulary

backpack (n):a large bag used to carry things on your back, used especially by people who go camping or walking(尤指徒步旅行或登山时背的)旅行包,背包
E.g.: It’s a frame backpack with a belt and padded shoulder straps.
这是一款带有支架的背包,配有可束在腰间的带子,肩带衬了软垫。

even if-used to say that if something is the case or not, the result is the same
即便,即使
E.g.: Even if you take a taxi, you’ll still miss your train.
即使乘出租车去,你还是赶不上火车。

Grammar

so (conjunction) and for that reason; therefore
所以,因此
E.g.: My knee started hurting so I stopped running.
我的膝盖开始疼痛,因此我停下来不再跑了。
E.g.: I was lost so I bought a street map.
我迷路了,所以买了一张街道地图。

2-used as a short pause, sometimes to emphasize what you are saying
(表示停顿,有时用于强调所说的内容)
So, here we are again – just you and me.
瞧,我们又在一起了——就你和我。

because (conj):for the reason that:
E.g.: “Why did you do it?” “Because Carlos told me to”.
E.g.: We can’t go to Julia’s party because we’re going away that weekend.

and/but/or/so

His mother is an english teacher and his father is a doctor but he doesn’t want to do any of these jobs so he choose University major about in fashion but he’s not sure if he should study fashion design or fashion management .

and then/because/and/but/or/so

I’m on a diet because the summer is coming and I want to go to the beach with my friends but I’m so/very fat so I must get thinner and  I only eat vegetables and beef so I hope that soon I’ll be thinner and then I’ll be ready for the trip but even if I don’t get thinner I will still go.

Writing

And:
1)His mother is a teacher and his father is a doctor.
2)I’m on a diet so I only eat vegetables and beef.
3)He is good at Chinese and maths.

But:
1)She want to go to school but she is too young.
2)He never listens to his teacher but he studies very well.
3)I’d like to go to the cinema but I’m busy this afternoon.

Or
1)The waiter asked me“juice or milk?”
2)Which T-shirt do you like ,blue one or green one?
3)Whose sister is she, Daniel’s or Peter’s?