VIP Class Notes (Ashleigh)

Homework

Use some of the vocabulary from today in some writing. Write something like a story and try to use the words.

Last Class Review

Nervous

ex: I am nervous about the upcoming exam.

ex: I get nervous when the teacher calls on me to answer a question.

ex: That guy is making me nervous. I think he wants to steal my purse!

Today’s Class

Break vs Rest (休息)

ex: We have a 3-day break this weekend.

ex: She went to rest on the bed for a bit because she is very tired.

Mid-terms 「其中考試」

During mid-terms I never have time to sleep.

Look Forward To [Sth] 「期待」

Pass 「通過」

I will have to study a lot to pass this exam.

[High/Low] Expectations 

Ex: I have lower expectations for English class. If I pass then I am ok with that.

Bother

Ex: She was bothering me so much in the middle of the night that I couldn’t sleep!

Ago

Ex: We bought the bunny 1 or 2 years ago.

Smelly 「有臭味的」

My mom got rid of the bunny because it was very smelly.

Attitude [态度]

ex: You should face all obstacles with the right attitude.

Grammar

How Often 

How often did you clean the rabbit’s cage? Once a day or twice a day?

Next Class Focus

Use the past tense when speaking about past events.