VIP Class Notes (Nemo)[W]

Writing

Anastasia is in a party, her grandma gave her a music box. The witch is comeing and say ‘ You and your family will die at the last night”. So Anastasia and her grandma run away. The witch catch Anastasia but the witch fall down in a hole. But Anastasia fall and she don’t know who she is, she go to find herself. She go back to Russia and find her grandma in Paris. She kill witch and find herself, so she is very happy.

Anastasia was AT a party, her grandma gave her a music box. An evil wizard  witch came to the party and said ‘ You and your family will die ON the last night of the party“. So Anastasia and her grandma ran away. The wizard caught Anastasia but he fell down a hole in ice. But Anastasia fell and she didn’t know who she is, she went to find herself/she wanted to find out who she really is. She went back to Russia and found her grandma in Paris. She killed the wizard and she remembered who she is, so she was very happy.

Once upon a December-Anastasia

Dancing bears, painted wings
舞熊,画翅膀
Things I almost remember
我几乎记得的事情
And a song someone sings
有人唱的歌
Once upon a December
每年12月

Someone holds me safe and warm
有人保护我的安全和温暖
Horses prance through a silver storm
马匹在银色风暴中跳跃
Figures dancing gracefully
人物翩翩起舞
Across my memory
在我的记忆中

Someone holds me safe and warm
有人保护我的安全和温暖
Horses prance through a silver storm
马匹在银色风暴中跳跃
Figures dancing gracefully
人物翩翩起舞
Across my memory
在我的记忆中

Far away, long ago
远在很久以前
Glowing dim as an ember
灰烬般的光亮
Things my heart used to know
我的心以前知道的事
Things it yearns to remember
它渴望记住的事情
And a song someone sings
有人唱的歌
Once upon a December
每年12月

Vocabulary

silver storm=ice storm冰暴

silver (adj):made of silver, or of the colour of silver
银质的;银色的
E.g.: a silver ring
银戒指
E.g.: My grandmother has silver hair.
我的祖母一头银发。

glow (v):to produce a continuous light and sometimes heat
发光;发热
E.g.: A nightlight glowed dimly in the corner of the children’s bedroom.
孩子们卧室的角落里有一盏小夜灯发出微光。

dim Adj):not giving or having much light
光线暗的,暗淡的,昏暗的
E.g.: The lamp gave out a dim light.
那盏灯发出暗淡的光芒。
E.g.: He sat in a dim corner of the waiting room.
他坐在候车室一个昏暗的角落里。

Prance (v):When a horse prances, it takes small, quick steps and raises its legs higher than usual.
(马)腾跃,腾跳

graceful (adj):moving in a smooth, relaxed, attractive way, or having a smooth, attractive shape
优美的;优雅的;雅致的
E.g.: graceful movements
优雅的动作
E.g.: a graceful neck
美丽的脖颈