第一部分 WORDS AND EXPRESSIONS:


stay in bed 呆在床上不起来
until prep. 直到
get up early 起床早
get up late 起床晚
look out of the window 向窗外看
ring v. 响
aunt n. 姑,姨,婶,舅母
repeat v. 重复

第二部分 TEXT:


It was Sunday. I never get up early on Sundays. I sometimes stay in bed until lunchtime. Last Sunday I got up very late. I looked out of the window. It was dark outside. 'What a day!' I thought. 'It's raining again.' Just then, the telephone rang. It was my aunt Lucy. 'I've just arrived by train,' she said. 'I'm coming to see you.'
'But I'm still having breakfast,' I said.
'What are you doing?' she asked.
'I'm having breakfast,' I repeated.
'Dear me,' she said. 'Do you always get up so late? It's one o'clock!'

参考译文

那是个星期天,而在星期天我是从来不早起的,有时我要一直躺到吃午饭的时候。上个星期天,我起得很晚。我望望窗外,外面一片昏暗。“鬼天气!”我想,“又下雨了。”正在这时,电话铃响了。是我姑母露西打来的。“我刚下火车,”她说,“我这就来看你。”
“但我还在吃早饭,”我说。
“你在干什么?”她问道。

第三部分 LANGUAGE POINTS:


1. I never get up early on Sundays. Sundays意思为每个星期天

2. I sometimes stay in bed until lunchtime. 此句中,until 表示直到...
在否定句中,until表示在...之前,直到...才...

3. What a day(省略了it is)! 感叹句
what 引导感叹句,后要跟名词。
如果后面要用形容词,用how 来引导。

4. I've just arrived by train. by train 坐火车

5. It was my aunt Lucy. 在英语中,说“是谁”,用it

6. I'm coming to see you. 用的是现在进行时表将要进行的动作;表示“来”、“去”都可以用现在进行时表将要进行的动作

7. Dear me! 天哪! 表达法还有:My goodness! Good heavens!

第四部分 KEY STRUCTURES AND USAGE:

关于频度的副词:never, sometimes, often, always, still, seldom


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Exercises:


一、中译英
我每个周一下午都要去图书馆。

博物馆一直开放到下午六点。
我直到吃午饭的时间才起床。
到了晚上雨才停。

天气真糟糕!
天气真好!
真精彩!
真让人惊奇!

我每天坐公共汽车去上班。
我每天骑自行车去上班。
我每天步行去上班。

你马上要走吗?
今天晚上他要去看戏。
火车将在五分钟以后到达。

(频度副词的练习)
我约会从来不迟到。
有的时候他给我们讲笑话。
我们经常在那家咖啡馆见面。
她对人总是那么友好、友善。
你还在工作吗?
我很少看电视。

早起的人

二、The early bird catches the worm. 是什么意思?

三、brunch表示早午餐。英国的早餐十分丰富,你能举出更多的例子吗?


KEY:
一、I go to the library on Monday afternoons.

The museum is open until 6 pm.
I didn't get up until lunchtime.
The rain didn't stop until evening.

What an awful day!
What a nice day!
How wonderful(it is)!
How surprising(it is)!

I go to work by bus every day.
I go to work by bicycle every day.
I go to work on foot every day.

Are you leaving soon?
He's going to the theatre this evening.
The train is arriving in 5 minutes.

I'm never late for appointments.
Sometimes he tells us jokes.
We often meet at that coffee shop.
She is always nice and friendly to people.
Are you still working?
I seldom watch TV.

an early bird

二、(英语谚语)捷足者先登。

三、sausage 香肠;egg 鸡蛋;bacon 培根;soybean 黄豆;toast 烤面包片;orange juice 橙汁;coffee 咖啡;tea 茶


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