Online Class Notes (Li)[S]

Vocabulary

Business school: 商学院

miss out on sth: not get the chance to do sth

eg.  Because he was sick several times a year, he missed out on his graduation.

eg. If you don’t respond to the email now, you’ll miss out on the opportunity.

sports day: 运动会

finish line: line at the end of the race

eg. I was so close to the finish line when someone overtook me.

sporty: good at sports

eg. Some of my school friends are sporty.

Grammar

at – specific locations 

at the main campus/at home/at my university

Speaking exercise

In my university, we seldom to have the party because at first grade we studied in Nanhui. Our campus in Nanhui area. The school is small, it’s not so big like other university. The main campus is in Baoshan district. The remaining three grades, we studied in another campus, but still not the main campus in the centre of SH near Huaihai road. We only have Business School but our campus is only… They only have one bulding, one main building. After we enter grade 2, we transfer from Nanhui to Huaihai road. The dormitory is very old.

We had the chance to shopping. You always think the money was spent quickly. The bus will take you to the main campus and you can attend the 5000m. I always get a little after the third one. I also participated in the 400m race. I remember I got 7 or 8th. I only attend the running.

Revised: 

At my university, we seldom go to/attend parties because in the first grade we studied at Nanhui. Our campus is located at Nanhui district. The campus is small, it’s not so big like other universities. The main campus is in Baoshan district. For the remaining three grades, we studied at another campus, but it was still not the main campus – it is near Huaihai road. We only have Business School so our campus has many business courses. They only have one main building. After we entered grade 2, we transferred from Nanhui to Huaihai road. The dormitory is very old.

We had the chance to go shopping. You always think that money was spent quickly/money disappeared quickly. The bus will take you to the main campus and you can attend sports day. I always get fourth place /I always placed fourth. I also participated in the 400m race. I remember I got 7 or 8th. I only participated in running events. 

Pronunciation

riot – rai-yot