L4 U1 娱乐

Module 1 描述休闲娱乐的选择

Oscar enjoys cooking for Frank.
Frank plans to eat out.
I'm not very good at it.
We drive on the right of the road.
I know how to drive.
James is pretty bad at computer games.
I'm terrible at driving.
What are you going to do tonight?
There's a new movie at the theater.
There are some great movies going on this week. 本周有不少好看的电影和戏剧。
We can go to the lecture or the movie.
You could go swimming or you could go hiking.
So we can watch a movie or go to a play?
What else is there to do? 还可以做什么?
What's going on? 正在进行什么活动
What else is going on? 还有什么活动?

Module 2 谈论即将发生的活动

1. 演出地点

stadium aquarium auditorium
nightclub bar cafe
concert hall

2. 时间和地点介词

大的地区或长的时间,比如国家或年,使用 in。
They came here in 2005.

像街道等较小的地区以及星期和日期,则使用 on。
I live on Main Street.
The lecture is on Monday.讲座在星期一。
My birthday is on April 17th. 我生日是 4 月 17 日。

地址、公司和建筑,以及表示确切时间则使用 at。
His house is at 465 Pine Street.
The concert is at 5 p.m.
The lecture is at the auditorium.

使用 in 搭配 morning、afternoon 和 evening。使用 at 搭配 night、midnight 和 noon。
In the morning, I'm very tired.
At night, I like to read.

3.请求帮助

Could you do me a favor?
What do you need?
wedding anniversary
Could you help me find something interesting ?

I'm sorry, but I'm really busy right now.
I'm really sorry, but I can't help you.

Module 3 计划与朋友晚上外出

1. 描述演出的形容词

interesting 有趣的
boring 无聊的
relaxing 轻松的
exciting 令人兴奋的
surprising 令人惊讶的

fun 快乐的,有趣的
incredible 精彩的
loud 喧闹的
quiet 安静的
wonderful 出色的
terrible 糟糕的

识记形容词的一个方法是同时学习它们的反义词。
interesting - boring
relaxing - exciting
loud - quiet
wonderful - terrible

2. 'Why' 和 'because'

Why is Frank angry?
He's angry because Oscar got a new dog.

A: Why did you go to Paris?你为什么去巴黎?
B: I went to Paris because it's beautiful! 我去巴黎因为她太美了!

I go to that restaurant because it's cheap, and the food is delicious.
I love surfing because it's exciting.
I go to concerts because I enjoy classical music.

在英语口语中,常常只用带有 because 的分句回答问题。主句 (I went to Paris) 意思都明白。
A: Why did you go to Paris?
B: Because it's beautiful!

He went because he loves classical music.
Why are you going home? 你们为什么回家?
We're going home because we're tired.我们回家是因为累了。

3. 电影类型

drama:a costume/historical, etc. drama
classic:English classics such as 'Alice in Wonderland'
horror:In this section you'll find horror and science fiction.
romance:She's a compulsive reader of romances.
comedy:a romantic comedy

4. 建议活动

Why don't we go to that new sports bar?
Why don't we try a new restaurant?

What about meeting some friends?
How about a romance, or a drama?
How about a quiet, relaxing dinner?
How about trying that new French restaurant?去新开的那家法国餐厅尝尝怎么样?

We could go out for a drink at Harry's Bar.
Let's do something different.
Let's go to the dance performance.

There's a great comedy on TV.
Because I want to go out tonight.
We could go out for a drink or see a movie.
What else is going on?还有其他什么活动吗?

Module 4. 看电影

1. 描述演出的形容词

The movie starts at 8!
The next show begins at 10:30.
It's over after midnight.晚上十二点后结束。

一般现在时表示的将来时:
谈论将来时,你有时可以使用一般现在时。如果谈及的演出活动隶属某计划表、时间表或演出日程,这种情况最为常见。表示演出开始或结束的动词,比如 begin 和 close,常常以一般现在时来表示将来时。

表示演出开始的一般现在时:
begin 开始
start 开始
open 开始
The dance performance begins at 8 o'clock tonight. 舞蹈演出今晚八点开始。
Harold's Department Store opens at 9 a.m. tomorrow. Harold's Department Store 明天早上九点开张。

表示演出结束的一般现在时:
close 结束
end 结束
be over 结束,完了
finish 结束
The movie is over at 9:15 p.m. 电影晚上九点一刻结束。
She closes her shop at 6 o'clock. 她六点钟关店。
The movie ends at midnight. 电影午夜结束。

2. 询问电影信息

Did you book the tickets?
The 8 o'clock show's sold out now.
Is there a second show?

询问有关电影的信息:
想去看电影时,你需要了解有关电影的一些基本信息。你需要知道电影开始的时间、上映地点和电影票价。同时还要了解在哪里买票。使用下列问题来获取这一信息。
Can you give me some information?
Do you have a website?
Can I buy tickets online?
What's your address?
What time is the next show?
Are tickets still available?
How much are tickets?
Are tickets still available?还有票吗?

3. 表示恼怒

Okay. Okay. I'm ready.
I can't believe it.
How could you forget to book the tickets ?
This is so stupid!这样太愚蠢了。

表达恼怒:
表达恼怒有许多方法。主要的方法是提高说话音量。这表达出强烈的情感。

3.1 重复
表达恼怒的另一种方法是重复短语表示强调。
OK, OK. I'm coming. I'm coming. 好好,我来了,我来了。

3.2 表达怀疑
通过表示你不相信某人做了某事,也能传达你的恼怒。
I don't believe it!
I can't believe it!

3.3 夸张
你也可以通过夸大某人犯错的频率来表达愤怒。使用 always 和 never 来表示夸大。重读这些词来强调频率。
Jake always forgets.
Mary never helps me.

3.4 表达强烈的恼怒
你可以使用 stupid 或 crazy 等形容词表达程度更强的恼怒。如果你用这些词形容一个人,表示你不是恼怒,而是生气了。谨慎使用这些词,因为它们可能伤害人的感情。
This is stupid!这很傻。
Are you crazy? 你疯了吗?