Online VIP Class Notes (Li)[W]

Vocabulary

grandparents’ house – plural with S (the apostrophe is after ‘s’)

turmoil: a state of confusion, uncertainty, or disorder 混乱,骚乱,动乱

eg. The whole region is in turmoil.

eg. The country is in a state of social turmoil.

nightmare: a scary dream

eg. I had a terrifying nightmare after watching that horror movie.

upload: 上传

eg. I uploaded my homework to the website yesterday.

Writing

Task 1:

During the Spring Festival, I went back to my grandparents’s house for only five days that we went out. In those days as usual, the adults not only played cards but also sat around and chatted, sometimes we went to the fields to pick vegetables. Whenever this time I like to play with mud and squat together to pick vegetables which is my happiest thing to do.

Revised:

During the Spring Festival, I went back to my grandparents’ house and we only went out for five days.In those days, as usual, the adults not only played cards but also sat around and chatted. Sometimes we went to the fields to pick vegetables. During this time, I like to play with mud and squat down to pick vegetables because it is the happiest thing to do for me. 

Task 2:

A bat eating incident happened in Wuhan. People who ate wild animal were infected new virus and caused social chaos. Bats occupied the earth, and a large number of bats appeared in the original blue sky. Finally, human beings were ruled by bats and the world was destroyed.

Revised: 

A bat eating incident happened in Wuhan. People who ate wild animals were infected with the new virus and it caused social chaos/turmoil. Bats occupied the earth, and a large number of bats appeared in the bright blue sky. Finally, human beings were ruled by bats and the world was destroyed.