VIP Class Notes (Li)[S]

Vocabulary

as soon as possible: do as fast as you can 尽快

eg. You should finish your work as soon as possible.

eg. Call me as soon as possible when you see this message.

reunion dinner: 团圆饭

braised pork: 卤肉

firecrackers: 烟花

ban: to forbid something, especially officially 禁止

eg. She was banned from driving for two years.

eg. People are banned from playing with firecrackers now.

rocket: 火箭

annoying:

eg. Children are so annoying.

eg. You better stop annoying me now or I’ll slap you!

put on (shoes): 穿上

eg. I spent 1 hour trying to help my nephew put on his shoes.

take-off (shoes): 脱下

eg. I forgot to take off my shoes yesterday night.

Speaking

I will going home on January 18th. I just want to going home as possible as I can. I will stay in my hometown for two weeks. My parents will prepare to pray to the ancestors. We will cleaning the house and buy many seafood. We will make hotpot and some beef because we think hotpot is easy to prepare. We will go to my grandma’s home and my cousin will go to there and we will eat dinner and watch TV together. She can make 卤肉, The braised pork she make will very delicious. She will also cook goose meat. I like seafood hotpot and beef hotpot. My mother can make spring roll but she is lazy. When I’m a child, she made many spring rolls but when I grow up, she didn’t make it anymore. We will eat dinner together and after dinner we will wash the dishes. When we finish washing, it’s too late so we don’t have many activities. When I’m a child, we play the firecrackers, but now the government ban the firecrackers.

Revised: 

I will be going home on January 18th. I just want to go home as soon as possible as I can. I will stay in my hometown for two weeks. My parents will be preparing to pray to the ancestors. We will be cleaning the house and buying a lot of seafood. We will make hotpot and some beef dishes because we think hotpot is easy to prepare. We will go to my grandma’s home and my cousins will be there too and we will eat dinner and watch TV together. She can make braised pork. The braised pork she makes is very delicious. She will also cook goose meat. I like seafood hotpot and beef hotpot. My mother can make spring rolls but she is lazy. When I was a child, she made many spring rolls but when I grew up, she doesn’t make it anymore. We will eat dinner together and after dinner we will wash the dishes. When we finish washing, it would be too late so we don’t have many activities. When I was a child, we played with firecrackers, but now the government banned the firecrackers.