VIP Class Notes (Jacob)

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Speaking exercise that changes tenses (past–>present–>future) to focus on verbs


Internal – the inside
Internal clock – your bodies time when it tells you to do something (sleep, eat, go to work)
eg. My Internal clock is still set to Spanish time.
External – the outside

Chain – Image result for chain
Chain Restaurant – a restaurant with many of the same shops (Mcdonalds, burger king, etc)
Steel/chain mail Glove- a glove that can’t be cut

raw – not cooked

cured – dried, salted, smoked so it can last a long time without being cooked

goosebumps – a nervous/scared feeling that makes your skin crawl (feel weird)
eg. When I see someone use a meat slicer, I get goosebumps because they scare me now

Status – what you can afford to buy/do

Dish – a plate of food often made from several different foods


Grammar

I like very much Chinese class –> I like Chinese class a lot/I really like Chinese class

I like (something) very much : object (I) + verb (like) + noun (a person/place/thing) –> Don’t put anything between the verb & noun

Correct: I am going to the mall/I am going by bicycle to the mall later/I want to eat at RAW restaurant
Incorrect:I am going quickly to the mall/I am going by bicycle later to the mall/I want to eat now at raw restaurant

I am going by bicycle to the mall later (correct)
later I am going by bicycle to the mall (correct)
I am going by bicycle later to the mall (incorrect)


Speaking

Original 

Last time I went to Raw restaurant in April with my friends. I always enjoy the food in this restaurant We ate meat & rice dish. We drunk wine and Mojitos.

Edited 

Last time I went to Raw restaurant was in April with my friends. I always enjoy the food in this restaurant We ate meat & rice dish. We drank red wine and Mojitos.