VIP Class Notes (Jesse) [W / S]

Homework

practice had done / had been doing in your writing – remember, each word has logic (ie. I have been doing – have = now my experience, been = am is are, doing = happening now.

Think of new ways to express words you repeat a lot.

Today we focused on:

focused a lot on vocabulary and reviewed recent grammar learned in class.

Vocabulary

TIME / MONEY
it takes 5 minutes
I spend 5 minutes on sth
I spend 5 yuan on sth
it costs 5 yuan

clean (adj)
cleanliness (n) / being clean
eg. I am used to living in a clean house / i am used to my house being clean

take sb / sth for a walk
take sth out
walk my dog / cat

arrangement – plan / reorganise 

requirement – work / things we need to do 

subordinate < > superior 
eg. my boss is my superior and I’m his subordinate

a wedding ring is regarded as an important symbol of marriage and love

Grammar

have done – past, which time is NOT important
did – past – the time is important

I’m hard to use itit is hard for me to use correct words 

detailed things

today / tomorrow / yesterday = don’t need prepositions
last week / next week / next month / last month = don’t need prepositions

if there’s only that many – use the
if you mean a specific one and the person can guess which – use the 

Writing

My friend Yvonne and i both like HZ very much. Autumn of HZ is amazing and we went to there last month. Actually, there are different beautiful views of four seasons in HZ . We have been there at least five times in past two years. Yvonne has moved to other country. Each time when she back to china, we will go to HZ together. We both remember the amazing snow view of west lake several year age. We have been talking about the beautiful winter views of HZ for servel days. Maybe we will go there again in next month.

My friend Yvonne and i both like HZ very much. Autumn of / in HZ is amazing and we went to there last month. Actually, there are different beautiful views of all / the four seasons in HZ. We have been there at least five times in the past / last two years. Yvonne has moved to another country and / so each time when she comes back to china, we will go to HZ together. We both remember the amazing snow view of the west lake several year ago. We have been talking about the beautiful winter views of / in HZ for several days and maybe we will go there again in next month

Speaking

our department has 3 segments / parts and there are 3 supervisors under my boss and they are in charge of 3 different parts of the department and the biggest parts about 10 people under the supervisor and other 2 parts about 5 person under the supervisor so my boss will manage the department and arrange the daily work but the details things just arranged by the supervisors and they will arrange the daily work and the very detail arrangement of the work and manage the person under them. Because i know the general plan of our work, and arrange the detail things to every person. About the time requirement, the due day and the result we want to get and how to finish the work correctly, and also review the application from them and also submit the application to high level. in weeks ago we got an urgent needs of a project in beijing, the due day is very tight so we couldn’t finish the work based on routine arrangement so i had to change the arrangement of all people and i sent some parts of the project needs to another people and we had to finish all the requirements in 3 days so we reviewed the demands, all the demands together and then took the plan based on the due day and separated the works to 3 people.

our department has 3 segments / parts and there are 3 supervisors under my boss and they are in charge of 3 different parts of the department and in the biggest parts there are about 10 people under the supervisor and in the other 2 parts there are about 5 people under the supervisor so my boss will manage the department and arrange the daily work but the details / the specifics / specific things just arranged  / organised / put together / managed / handled / dealt with / done by the supervisors and they will arrange the daily work and the very detailed arrangement of the work and manage the person under them / manage their subordinate. Because / due to the fact that / since / as i know the general plan of our work….. About / Regarding / in regards to the time requirement, the due day and the result we want to get and how to finish the work correctly, and also review the application from them and also submit the application to a higher level. In Weeks ago we got an urgent project from beijing, the due date was very tight so we couldn’t finish the work based on the routine schedule so i had to reorganise everyone / create a new plan for everyone and i sent some parts of the project needs / details to someone else and we had to finish all the requirements / work / everything in 3 days so we reviewed the all the demands together and then took the plan based on the due date and separated the works among 3 people.