1. according to the doctor, i'm very healthy.
regarding this issue, i'm not going to make any comments.
concerning this issue, i'm not going to make any comments.
he wrote an article regarding pollution.
he wrote an article concerning pollution.
he wrote an article about pollution.
if you want to stay healthy,you should exercise everyday.
2.when talking to your teacher, you must be polite.
talk : 谈话 。说服
i was busy i was preparingfor the exam.
he talked me into going out with him.
he talked me out of smoking.
3.though dangerous , mountain climbing is fun.
though free, i won't do it.
4.marry is able to express herself in 7 different languages.
5.would you like to eat dinner with me this evening?
6.let me help you.
that's very kind of you.
Work is a very important part of life.
People work in order to earn a living.
A country can only make progress if its people work.
It is, therefore, important for us to be hardworking.
When we work, there is one golden rule we should always remember: Something well begun is half done.
he is a man (whom) we should respect.
something (which is ) well begun is half done.
1.there is one golden rule (which) we should always remember.
this is the kind of food everyone likes.
the university which my brother studies at is around the corner.
the university at which we study is around the corner.
2.Something well begun is half done.
treasure island is a book full of adventure.
this is the car which is driven by my brother in the race.
f: what does john do for a living?
m: he is a saleman.
f: that's a difficult way to make a living.
m: well, remember: no pain ,no gain.
no pain,no gain.
nothing vetured, nothing gained.
make a living:
he makes / earns a living by teaching / farming / fishing.
what do you do for a living?
what does peter / marry do for a living?
he teaches for a living.
teaching is a easy way to make a living.
singing is a difficult way to make a living.
1.the park which we play basketball at is closed.
he is a man who never lies.
he is a man whom we should respect.
he is a man whom i enjoy working with.
2.Gal listens to class music in otder to relax.
i came to talk to you.
3.a company will do well if its workers are hardworking. / diligent.
4.the music which is played by that band is great for dancing.
5.she is ,therefore, always late for work.
6.larry's father makes a living by selling cars.
Cliff and Bonnie have known each other for two years.
They have talked about getting married since last year.
Cliff has already decided that Bonnie is the right girl for him.
However, Bonnie has not really made up her mind about him yet.
She likes Cliff a lot, but she thinks he's not ambitious enough.
Bonnie knows that getting married is a serious matter, so she's going to wait and see before she makes a final decision.
wait and see:
peter likes to talk big. i don't believe him.he told me the other day that he wanted to be a scientist.then i responded: let's wait and see.
can't wait to do sth.
i can't wait to see her.
i can't wait to try.
each other & one another：
they love each other.
we all should love one another.
we should all respect one another.
i have lived here for 10 years.
he has learned english for 10 years.
he has passed away. / died.
he has married jane.
it is 10 years since he died / passed away .
it is 10 years since he married jane.
i have learned english since i came here.
he hasn't come yet.
i haven't done it yet.
make up one's mind = make a decision
he has made up his mind to study.
adj: he has anough money for the project.
adv: she is good enough.
1.it has rained over / during /for the past( last) 3 weeks.
i have learned english for the past/ last 5 years.
2.D and B have been friends for 5 years.
3.it has been 3 weeks since i last saw her.
it is 3 weeks since i last saw her .
it is 3 years since he died. / passed away.
4.i have been waiting for this bus for 40 minutes
5.when you have finished cleaning your room, you can watch tv.
6.marc was married to sally last year.
time flies, so you should learn to value time.
i 'll value our friendship.
lesson 117 time flies
time is precious. nobody can afford to waste time.
once time has gone by, it will never return.
you can never turn the clock back.
time passes very quickly.
in fact, people say: time flies.
time and tide wait for no man.we should , therefore, make the best use of our time.