VIP Class Notes (Tibo) [S]

Homework

Read the first 3 pages of Diary of a wimpy kid, and write what happened in it. Any words you don’t know, write them down and discuss next class.

Speaking

business,.. our new president invite our team to have a dinner.
It is not very usual. I think it will make everyone in the team will do something for the same.

In my plan I will go to HK next week but all of my friends told me it is so dangerous but I go there with my friend but she thinks it is ok maybe. Each time I told her I think it is so dangerous maybe we can reschedule  I don’t know what she think about. Maybe she don’t want to wait our money for the hotel or other things because it can’t  refund.
and if we go there maybe we can’t to visit so maybe it is not worth it. We go there to have the injection
I know less about the economy. It is nothing helpful for the economy.

I think maybe the someone who want to broke the china economy because the American always think china is the biggest threat
Maybe the people will think it is stupid way or they will calm down.


I had a business dinner.. our new president invited our team to have a dinner.
It is not very usual/ we don’t often do that, I think it will make everyone in the team feel more included / feel more united.

I planned to go to HK next week but all of my friends told me it is so dangerous but I go there with my friend and she thinks it is ok/ it may be ok.
Each time I told her I thought it was dangerous maybe we could reschedule/cancel.  I don’t know what she thought about. Maybe she didn’t  want to waste our money for the hotel/ waste our hotel fee or other things because they can’t be refunded / they are non refundable 
and if we go there maybe a lot of places will be closed /

maybe we won’t be able to visit some places so maybe it is not worth it. We go there to have the injection/vaccine

I don’t know much about the economy. It is nothing helpful for the economy.

I think maybe someone wants to break/damage/hurt the Chinese economy because the Americans always think China is the biggest threat
Maybe the people will think it is a stupid way or they will calm down in the end.

Vocabulary

threat : danger
Cats are a threat to rats.

to hurt : to cause pain
The protests in HK hurt the economy.

airline : plane company
I booked a ticket from China eastern airline.

to cancel: not do something
I cancelled my travel plan to stay with my family.

cantonese : 广东话
I think cantonese songs are nice.

vaccine 疫苗
We went to HK to get a vaccine.

to inject / an injection: when you put something in the blood
I was injected with the vaccine at the hospital

to refund : to get money back
You deposit will be refunded within 2 days.

refundable : able to be refunded / which can be refunded
Cheap plane tickets are usually non refundable.

deposit 押金
I had to give 100USD as a deposit when I arrived at the hotel

less effective : have less effect
The vaccine is less effective if you are more than 25.

to reschedule : to change the date
I have to work overtime tonight, can we reschedule our dinner to next week instead?

To Unite 团结
People in HK are united in the protest.

feel included : feel you are part of the group
I didn’t feel included when my boss didn’t tell me about the team dinner until last minute.

efficient : someone who can do something well and fast效率高的
Tom is very efficient at making P&Ls.

Grammar

make someone do something
Waking up at 6 everyday will make me do more work in the morning.

plan to do something
I plan to buy an island when I am 50