一、生词过关1. invent invent意为“发明;创造”,主要是指发明世界上没有的东西。例如: Thomas Edison invented many things.托马斯·爱迪生发明了许多东西。Alexander Graham Bell invented the tele- phone in 1876.亚历山大·格雷姆·贝尔在1876年发明了电话。[拓展]invent,discover,look for,find, find out这几个词都有“发现”之意,但用法
1. homeless homeless是形容词,意为“无家可归的”,常用作定语,也可作表语。例如: There were many homeless people after the war.战后有许多无家可归的人。The child became homeless because he lost his parents in the earthquake.因为在地震中失去了父母,这小孩无家可归了。
1．[教材原句]When she got to school, she realized she had left her backpack at home. (p. 77) [中考真题] I________my English book was in my school bag, but in fact I_______it at home. (2006青岛) A. remember; forgot B. think; left C. thought; left D. remembered; forgot [答案与解析]C。本题的意思是“我以
1．[教材原句]I‘d like to cheer up sick kids. (p. 60) [中考真题] Liu Xiang‘s success_____all the Chinese people. We believe that we can do better in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. (2006太原市) A. cheers up B. wakes up C. calls up [答案与解析]A。cheer up意为“使振
1. By the time I got up , my brother had already gotten in the shower.到我起床时,哥哥已经在洗澡了。(p．76)此句中介词by指时间,意思为“不迟于;到……时(为止)”。by引导的时间状语通常与完成时态连用。例如: By the end of last year, we had learned ten English songs.
一、生词过关1．describe describe是及物动词,意为“描述;描绘;形容”。例如: I can‘ t describe my anger in words.我无法用语言表达我的愤怒。They were described as good people.他们被说成是好人。[拓展]describe的名词形式为descrip- tion,意为“描述;形容”。例如: The scenery of the Yellow Mountain is beautiful beyond description.黄山美得没法