VIP Class Notes (Li)[S]
formal study: learning via official means such as going to university
shallow:Â not showing serious or careful thought è¤æµ ç
eg. His classmates hate him because he’s very shallow.
It’s a nuisance! – å¤ªç¦äº
ask for my suggestion/opinion/advice
word for word/verbatim – in the same exact words
eg. I wrote down what my client said word for word.
eg. He submitted a verbatim report of the conversation before the trial.
I didn’t study painting formal – I didn’t study painting formallyÂ
I didn’t choice designer as my career – I didn’t choose to be a designer forÂ my career
half half – fifty-fiftyÂ
you don’t have time brainstorming with colleagues – you don’t have time to brainstorm with colleagues
they need to standby – they need to be on standby
another day’s 4 am – 4 am in the next morning/4 am the next dayÂ
to + v infinitive (no -ed, -s, -ing etc.)
ex. to play, to run, to sleep, to eat
Before my high school, when I was teenager I came to SH to learn painting by myself. When I was in the high school, I don’t like study and I know I will fail to go to the college. I cant’t go to it because my study is very bad. There is the opportunity that I can through painting to study art. At that time, my parents taught me to the teacher’s place and I painted a picture for the teacher and he decide whether I should study for the painting.
Before I went toÂ high school, I movedÂ to SH to learn painting by myself/on my own. When I was in
the high school, I didn’t like toÂ study and I knewÂ thatÂ I wouldÂ fail to go to the college. I couldn’tÂ attend collegeÂ because my gradesÂ were very bad. There wasÂ anÂ opportunity whereÂ I couldÂ study artÂ through painting. At that time, my parents broughtÂ me to the teacher’s place and I painted a picture for the teacher and he decided whether I couldÂ study painting. Â Â