Patrick Profile

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Reading (Pronunciation) / Conversation (Grammar / Vocabulary / Pronunciation)

Writing HW + Reading (Pronunciation)

Listening: 3
Speaking: 2.5
Pronunciation: 1.5
Writing: 2.5
9.5
1 year

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F2F: 2

Email: 2

 — EVERY TIME YOU SPEAK OR WRITE, THINK OF THIS: — 

SPEAKING: slow down and focus on AEIOU pronunciation
WRITING: use the vocabulary from class in some writing about your life and work
RECOMMENDATION: send emails from work for us to review and correct with you

Personal Details

Class focus: Needs to focus on pronunciation including mouth movement and connecting words to form smooth, native sounding sentences. Needs to correct chinglish grammar and vocabulary mistakes. Will focus on business English after initial stages once main chinglish errors are corrected.

Occupation: Lawyer

At SE since: August 2019

Current Class Focus

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Latest Class Notes

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  • VIP Class Notes (Jesse)

    August 3, 2019

    Homework

    http://smartyingyu.com/water-apples/

    Send me an email that you wrote, and we will review it next class.

    Write a short diary of what you did today. Explain each thing you did, and add details using conjunctions (because, and, but, so, which, when, if….) – remember it’s in the past, so use past tense.

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    L – mouth shape
    people
    will
    bill

    Grammar

    I may late for 10minsI may be 10 minutes late 

    Pronunciation

    like – long I
    lik / lick – short i

    bin – i
    bine – I

    vine – I
    vin – i

    A – play / table
    a – apple / bad – big and open

    E – speak
    e – egg / bed – smaller and narrow

    I – hide / hi
    i – in / bin – smaller and narrow

    O – smoke / blow
    o – on / orange

    U – few
    u – up / done

    teeth – th is very soft, tongue out
    teesh
    teess

    bin – b – important, i – most important, n – not important (next word)

    dun
    dut
    dud

    differen din this way

    i want to – together

    I want  coffee  everyday
    Iwan todrincoffee todayantomorrow

    I want to drink coffee today and tomorrow

    I want coffee
    I want

    to drink coffee
    to have money

    yahh – yeah

    Vocabulary

    whether there is any difference? is there any difference? / I don’t know whether there is any difference… / I was wondering is there any difference / I was wondering whether there was any difference. 

    Whether you do your homework or not, it’s up to you.
    Whether you have a coffee or not, I don’t mind

    comma – dou hao
    eg. I have many friends including you, john, sally.
    full stop – ju hao

    ahhh / uhhh – you know / umm 

    Review

    which – add detail / new information
    eg. Judy gave you a coffee which was from AUNN
    eg2. Judy gave me a coffee, which was so nice!

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  • Demo Class Notes (Patrick – Jesse)

    July 11, 2019

    Speaking

    Last year i have traveled to europe and this year i have traveled to vietnam. In the end of this month i will travel to singapore. it is a project of our firm every year our firm will hold a 3 to 4 days program to train colleagues (pr) who work in asia in relation to banking and finance. This year our leaders choose singapore and they may choose other places next year. I have traveled to vietnam in April it is another activity of our firm we call it retreat, my colleagues in asia get together in vietnam. We spend 3 days in Hannoi. I’m interested in the food in Hannoi because we do not have too much time in Hannoi and we spend a part of time on team building.

    Last year i traveled / went / took a trip / went on business trip to europe and this year i have traveled to vietnam. In the end / at the close of this month i will travel / I plan to / I’m going to singapore. It is our firm’s project which is held / organised / put on every year for 3 to 4 days to train colleagues who work in asia in relation to banking and finance. This year our leaders chose singapore and they may choose other places next year. I traveled to vietnam in April which is another activity of our firm we call retreat, my colleagues in asia got together in vietnam. We spent 3 days in Hannoi. I’m interested in the food in Hannoi but we did not have too much time in Hannoi and we spent part of the time on team building.

    Grammar

    most of the time = hours every day / weeks / months etc
    most of time = billions of years

    I have a computer. It is black. – I have a computer which is black.

    at 5pm – point / specific
    in the morning – period / inside

    have traveled – past, time is not important

    traveled – past, time is important

    Pronunciation

    colleagues – col leegs – col leeguz

    plan – AA – apple
    plane – playyyyynnnn

    like – li il

    girla – girl

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