练习:
请听写课文,然后翻译。
可自行模仿native speaker的发音和节奏。

第一部分 WORDS AND EXPRESSIONS:

kettle n.水壶
teapot n.茶壶
boil v.沸腾

第二部分 TEXT:

Can you make the tea, Sam?
Yes, of course I can, Penny.
Is there any water in this kettle?
Yes, there is.
Where's the tea?
It's over there, behind the teapot.
Can you see it?
I can see the teapot, but I can't see the tea.
There it is!
It's in front of you.
Ah yes, I can see it now.
Where are the cups?
There are some in the cupboard.
Can you find them?
Yes.
Here they are.
Hurry up, Sam.
The kettle's boiling.

第三部分 NOTES:

语法:情态动词can
can 的后面直接跟动词原形,用于一切人称和单复数。can的否定式为can not其缩写为can't。过去式为could。
1.can表示许可时,等于may。
You can go now.
2.表示提建议或请求时,可以用 Can I …? Can you …? 等结构,语气比较客气。
Can I buy you a drink?
3.can表示能力。
He can speak English.
4.can在疑问句中表示怀疑。
Can it be true?
5.表示可能性(比较客观的)。
Beijing can be very cold in spring.
比较You may be right.(主观的判断)
6.could是can的过去式。用于请求时,口气比can婉转;也可表示比较小的可能性。
He said he could speak English.
Could I do sth for you?
You could be right.
7.can只用于现在和过去时,其他时态用be able to代替。
I will be able to have a rest tomorrow.

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Exercises:

1.汉译英
开水
我讲清楚了没有?
残暴与不公正常常使我们怒不可遏。
他用纸做了一架飞机。
(make,有疑问的去看索引帖)

我今天可以借你的自行车用吗?行/不行。
我请你喝一杯,好吗?
你会打网球吗?(用两种形式)
她会游泳已经两年了。

2.can 和can't在读音上有什么不同


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