VIP Class Notes (Lily) [S]

Homework

There was an old Chinese saying: I’d rather cry at the back of a BMW than smile at the back of a bicycle. Do you agree with this saying?

Grammar

even though= although, CANNOT USE WITH “but”
ex: even though it’s raining, I didn’t bring my umbrella = Although it’s raining, I didn’t bring my umbrella.

Vocabulary

1.retarded (adj)= 变态的
retard (noun)=变态
ex: He is a retard, he likes to take pictures of girls on the subway/ in the gym.
ex: don’t be so retarded! 别那么变态!

2. resign (verb)= 辞职
resignation letter (noun)= 辞职信
ex: I wish to resign from my position due to family matters….
ex: This is my resignation letter, I have made up my mind.

3. make up your mind= 想清楚了
ex: Lily, did you make up your mind? Are you sure you want to resign?
ex: Yes I made up my mind. 

4. habit (noun)= 习惯
good habit/ bad habit =好习惯/坏习惯
ex: I have many good habits, I work out and I have a healthy diet.
ex: I have some bad habits, I shop a lot on every app.

5. mind your own business =管好你自己
none of your business= 不干你的事
ex: if someone keep telling you” you should have another baby”, you can say “mind your own business”. 

Speaking

I have a reservation for dinner today, I reserved it a weeks ago

Revised

I made a reservation for dinner today, I reserved it a weeks ago