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  • F2F Class Notes (Ally)[S]

    January 10, 2020

    Vocabulary

    currently: 现在

    current events:实事

    president(presidency):总统

    prime minister:总理

    chairman: 主席

    astonished: 震惊 shocked

    under construction: 正在建立 建设

    under renovation:正在装修

    particularly:(比起其他的)特别的

    under decoration:装饰

    plane fare:  机票钱

    digital:电子化

    decade: 10年

    dozen: 12

    penthouse: 复式公寓

    walk-in closet:衣帽间

    walk-in: 直接走进去的,没有appointment

    live stream:直播

    hollywood-inspired: 灵感来自于hollywood

    Grammar

    fare vs fee
    fare=票钱
    fee=费用

    最近好吗?
    1. How are you? Good or bad
    2. How have you been recently? Good or bad
    3. Anything new lately? yes/no
    4. What’s up? ‘Sup? Yes/nothing much

    后天:the day after tomorrow

    Speaking

    There actually is something going on currently, but I’m still waiting to find out the answer. So I will tell you about it next time.

    last last day:the before yesterday

    During the time of GJH, the whole city goes under construction.

    The housing price in Xiamen is the forth of the country./in the top 4 of China.

    Trump is going to fight Iran. -> Trump is going to initiate/start a war with Iran.

    Even though we’re still intimate, we have lost the passion we had at the beginning.

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  • F2F Class Notes (Li)

    January 9, 2020

    Vocabulary

    attend: to go to an event, place, etc. 参加

    eg. Over two hundred people attended the wedding.

    exhibition: 展览

    eg. The photographs will be on exhibition until the end of the month.

    intimate: 亲密的

    eg. He’s become very intimate with an actress.

    passionate: having very strong feelings or emotions 热情的

    eg. Joe is very passionate about baseball.

    eg. They are a passionate couple.

    Grammar

    custom to Christmas – celebrate Christmas

    before 3 years ago – 3 years ago 

    my friend is North place – my friend is from North China/Northern  

    not connected – not in contact/touch  

    one week – once every/a week

    haven’t the passion when we first started – not as passionate as we used to be 

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  • F2F Class Notes (Lily) [S]

    December 22, 2019

    Grammar

    I am              we are
    you are        they are
    he is
    she is
    it is

    I was              we were
    you were     they were
    he was
    she was
    it was

    I can’t go there–> I couldn’t go there

    I have dinner |with my mom| at 7 pm | in a noodle restaurant.
    My dad and I had a call | yesterday | at 9 om | for 12 minutes. 

    Speaking

    Yesterday I become sick, I have a fever. I wanted to go to my friend’s annual party and help her to do something, but I sick so I can’t go to there. I in my home sleep the whole day. When we up, the time is 6 o’clock pm and I go to the restaurant to eat dinner. Then I talked with my friend. I back to my home.

    I ate a dinner with my friend and I ate a cake. My friend gave me a present. I have a lot of work on my birthday. I just eat a dinner and finish my finish. It was not a special time.

    Revised

    Yesterday I was/ became sick, I had a fever. I wanted to go to my friend’s annual party and help her to do something, but I was sick so I couldn’t go to there. I was sleeping in my home for the whole day. When I woke up, it was 6 o’clock pm and I went to the restaurant to eat dinner. Then I talked with my friend and went back to my home.

    I ate a had dinner with my friend and I ate a cake. My friend gave me a present. I had a lot of work to do on my birthday. I just had a dinner and finished my work. It was not a special time/ It was nothing special. 

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  • F2F Class Notes (Ally)

    December 16, 2019

    Homework

    Use the new vocabulary to make sentences.

    Vocabulary

    contact lenses: 隐形眼镜 (美瞳:color contacts)

    frame:

    prescription (prescribe): ordered by a doctor

    drugs(drug-use): 吸毒

    distant: 远方的 (can be used for time)

    get to..: can … more about time than 可以或不可以
    ie. I get to go to Disneyland because I have two days off for Christmas.
    ie. I have always wanted to go to Disneyland but I haven’t gotten around to it.

    clips: 片段

    torn(tear ):撕裂

    gossip:流言蜚语; 闲言碎语; 说长道短; 闲聊

    sense (verb): 感觉
    ie. Women have a sixth sense.

    Grammar

    When we talk about time..

    by: deadline
    ie. Give me your report by 3 o’clock.
    ie. Give me your report before 3 o’clock.

    in: around, approximately … but still works for deadline
    ie. Give me your report in three hours.

    Speaking

    Maybe sometimes I can use it. I can use it for example, I can’t remember a word and I can find it in my book.
    Maybe sometimes I get to use it. For example, when I can’t remember a word I can find it in my book.

    When I watched the TV show, I can’t find any feelings from Angelabb that she likes Kris Wu.
    When I watched the TV show, I can’t feel/sense at all that Angelababy likes Kris Wu, not even a little bit.

    But I can sense the other girl in the TV show maybe likes Kris Wu a little.
    But I can sense that maybe/perhaps the other girl in the show likes/might like Kris Wu a little.

    The girl used a fan girl’s face to Kris Wu.
    The girl looked at/watched Kris Wu with/using a fan girl’s expression.

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  • F2F Class Notes (Li)[S]

    December 14, 2019

    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.

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  • F2F Class Notes (Nemo)[W]

    December 13, 2019

    Writing

    1、president:The president of USA is impressed.
    2、prime minister:The prime minster is also a poet.
    3、ex: My ex colleagues left office followed me.
    4、previous:My previous life experience makes me better.
    5、Last: we gone to GZ in the last week..

    1、president:The president of the USA is impressed.
    2、prime minister: The prime minister is also a poet.
    3、ex: My ex-colleagues left the office after me.
    4、previous:My previous life experience makes me better.
    5、Last: we went to GZ in the last week..   Last week we went to GZ

    Grammar

    We pronounce the in two ways depending on whether the sound which comes after the is a vowel or a consonant:

    /ði:/ DI before vowel sounds
    /ði: eksɪt/ the exit         /ði: æpəl/ the apple

    /ðə/ DE before consonant sounds
    /ðə ti:m/ the team        /ðə ju:niən/ the union

    Vocabulary

    startup company-创业公司

    be hard on sb
    to criticize someone severely, or to treat someone unfairly
    对(某人)严厉批评;对(某人)不公平
    E.g.: Don’t be too hard on him – he’s new to the job.
    别对他太苛刻——他刚开始做这项工作。

    it’s quite hard/difficult to manage a company

    manage (v): to be responsible for controlling or organizing someone or something, especially a business or employees
    管理,掌管;经营(尤指企业)
    E.g.: Has she had any experience of managing large projects?
    她有管理大型项目的经验吗?
    E.g.: He’s not very good at managing people.
    他不是很善于领导别人。

    manager (n): the person who is responsible for managing an organization
    经理;主管
    E.g.: a bank manager
    银行经理
    E.g.: the production manager
    生产部经理
    E.g.: I would like to speak to the manager.
    我想找经理谈谈。

    management (n): the group of people responsible for controlling and organizing a company
    管理层,资方
    E.g.: Management has/have offered staff a three percent pay increase.
    资方提出给职工加薪3%。

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  • F2F Class Notes (Lily) [W]

    December 3, 2019

    Homework

    write a story using the words we learned today.

    Grammar

    In English, we put the important things in the front.
    had breakfast (in the morning with my mom at 7 am. )

    My friend, my mom and I went shopping.
    I went shopping with my friend and my mom. 

    Vocabulary

    1. president= 总统
    ex: Donald Trump is the president of USA.
    ex: Justin Trudeau is the president of Canada.

    2. prime minister= 主席
    ex: Mr Xi is the prime minister of China.

    3. ex= 前任XX
    ex: how many ex do you have?
    ex: He is my ex boss. 前任老板
    ex: He is my ex husband/ ex wife= 这是我前夫/前妻

    4. previous= 之前的 (pree vee yes)
    ex: This is my previous apartment.
    ex: I didn’t like my previous job.

    5. last= 上一个◀️
    ex: last week 上周
    ex: last last week 上上周
    ex: last last month 上上个月

    Writing

    1、The game was just camed out on the first day and the server was full.
    2、I think the server that we saw in resterant is very handsum .
    3、the hotle’s service is nice.
    4、The present serves for people.
    5、Maybe someone have a little narcissism is better than no confidence
    6、Narcissism makes people become fool
    7、I have a long laid-back time on my holiday
    8、If your rap use laid-back skill,it would be better.

    Revised

    1、The game was just came out on the first day and the server was full.
    2、I think the server that we saw in restaurant is very handsome .
    3、the hotel‘s service is nice.
    4、The prime minister serves for people.
    5、Being a narcissist is better than having no confidence
    7、I have a long laid-back time for my holiday
    8、If you use a laid-back style for your rap use laid-back skill,it would be better.

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  • VIP Class Notes (Ally)

    December 2, 2019

    Homework

    Finish your homework from last class!!!!  Make 2 sentences each using the new vocabulary from this class.

    Needs more review

    It depends my work time, if my work time is very long I can’t play computer games, if I work off I play computer games maybe all day, maybe half of day.

    It depends on my work time. If I have a busy work day/if I work long hours/if I have work all day, then I can only play for a short amount of time/I can’t play at all. If I have work off/if I don’t have work/if I’m not working that day/if I don’t have a work day, I would play all day, or maybe half-a-day.

    He did a very good job/he did very well/ he did very nicely: 他做得很好

    Vocabulary

    server: 服务器/服务员 (also try service… serve… etc.)

    narcissism: 自恋症

    laid-back: relaxed, not busy

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  • VIP Class Notes (Jesse) [S]

    November 28, 2019

    Homework

    Write about your week this week – what did you do, how did you feel? What will you do this weekend?

    Next Class Focus

    review this speaking:

    It depends my work time, if my work time is very long I can’t play computer games, if I work off I play computer games maybe all day, maybe half of day.

    Vocabulary

    complex / complicated – fu za
    eg. Blockchain is a little complex

    Technical / technology product
    eg. I think most men like technology like mobile phones, computers, and gaming

    Device – phone / ipad
    eg. ipad is a popular device all over the world

    Stable – wen ding de
    eg. bitcoin isn’t very stable but we hope it will be in the future

    I’m a coffee lover
    I’m a big eater
    I’m a big gamer / I’m really into games / I’m a big fan of RPG games

    Common <  > rare
    eg. Green tea is common in China but coffee is common in the west

    Really? Is that right? Seriously? / no way!

    I’m off work / I’ve finished work
    I have a day off / I’m off today

    How are you? / How’s it going / How’re you doing?

    5 – Great / Really good
    4 – Pretty good / Good
    3 – Not bad / Good
    2 – Fine / I’m OK
    1 – Not great / Not very good

    and you / how about you? / what about you?

    Grammar

    at = point
    on = day
    in = month / year / period

    Speaking

    Yesterday I sleep late, and I can’t sleep well so I should got up in 8 o’clock but I got up in 9 o’clock, so I late for a meeting and I have 3 meeting today and I from 1 place to another place and to another place. Today is very busy because I have 3 appointments and they were on the same day.

    I go back to the Jingan temple and I eat my dinner and I come here because I must to study English.

    It depends my work time, if my work time is very long I can’t play computer games, if I work off I play computer games maybe all day, maybe half of day.

    Yesterday I slept late, and I can’t sleep well so I had to / needed to get up at 8 o’clock but I got up at 9 o’clock, so I was late for a meeting and I had 3 meetings today and I went from 1 place to another place and to another place. Today was very busy because I had 3 appointments and they were on the same day.

    I went back to the Jingan temple and I ate my dinner and I came here because I needed to study English.

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  • Demo Class Notes (Hebe – Jesse)

    November 26, 2019

    Speaking

    I wake up in 10 o’clock AM and I haven’t eat breakfast, and I eat lunch at 12 o’clock, and I eat my dinner just now. I have a meeting and I’m communicate with my college or my client. I spend a lot of time to have a meeting and with my college.

    I woke / got up at 10 o’clock / AM / in the morning and I didn’t eat / have breakfast (because I didn’t have a lot of time / I was short on time), and I ate lunch at 12 o’clock / midday (with my colleague), and I ate my dinner just now / I just had my dinner. I had a meeting (for a long time meeting) and I communicated / talked / had a chat / spoke with my colleague / coworker or my client / customer. I spent a lot of time to have a meeting and with my colleague. (and then I came here to study English)

    Vocabulary

    co = together
    cooperate – he zuo
    coworker – tong shi

    midday = 12PM – lunch time
    midnight = 12AM – night

    get off – finish work – xia ban
    get up – qi lai

    client / customer – ke hu

    Grammar

    I ate breakfast < > I didn’t eat breakfast – past / time is important
    I have eaten breakfast < > I haven’t eaten breakfast – past / time is not important
    I eat breakfast < > I don’t eat breakfast – no time / often / sometimes

    at – time
    on – day
    in – period (yi duan shi jian / long time – month / year)

    Pronunciation

    colleague – tong shi – col leeg 
    college – da xue – col lij

    ten
    plan / plane – plaaeeeen
    game
    play

    i want the thing
    i want to sit

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