Unit 1 Growing Up Part II Language Focus Vocabulary Ⅰ. 1. 1.respectable 6.distribute 2.agony 3.put…down 8.vivid 4.sequence 9.associate 5.hold back 10.finally 7.off and on 11.turn in 12.tackle 2. 1. has been assigned to the newspaper’s Paris office. 2. was so extraordinary that I didn’t know whether to believe him or not. 3. a clear image of how she would look in twenty years’ time. 4. gave the command the soldiers opened fire. 5. buying bikes we’ll keep turning them out. 3. 1. reputation, rigid, to inspire 2. and tedious, What’s more, out of date ideas 3. compose, career, avoid showing, hardly hold back Ⅱ. 1.composed 6.command Ⅲ. 2.severe 7.was violating 3.agony 8.anticipate 4.extraordinary 5.recall
1.at 2.for 3.of 4.with 5.as 6.about 7.to 8.in, in 9.from 10.on/upon Comprehensive Exercises Ⅰ. Cloze 1. 1.hold back 2.tedious 3.scanned 4.recall 5.vivid 6.off and on 7.turn out/in 8.career 2. 1.last 2.surprise 3.pulled 4.blowing 5.dressed 6.scene 7.extraordinary Ⅱ. Translation 1. 8.image 9.turn 10.excitement 1. As it was a formal dinner party, I wore formal dress, as Mother told me to. 2. His girlfriend advised him to get out of/get rid of his bad habit of smoking before it took hold. 3. Anticipating that the demand for electricity will be high during the next few months, they have decided to increase its production. 4. It is said that Bill has been fired for continually violating the company’s safety rules. /Bill is said to have been fired for continually violating the company’s safety rules. 5. It is reported that the government has taken proper measures to avoid
the possibility of a severe water shortage. /The local government is reported to have taken proper measures to avoid the possibility of a severe water shortage. 2. Susan lost her legs because of / in a car accident. For a time, she didn’t know how to face up to the fact that she would never (be able to) walk again. One day, while scanning (through) some magazines, a true story caught her eye /she was attracted by a true story. It gave a vivid description of how a disabled girl became a writer. Greatly inspired, Susan began to feel that she, too, would finally be bale to lead a useful life. Unit2 I. Vocabulary 1. Fill in the gaps with words or phrases given in the box. 1) absolutely urged 2) available 3) every now and then 7) hangs out 4) are urging/ 8) right away 5) destination 6) mostly 9) reunion 2. Rewriting 10) or something 11) estimate 12) going ahead 1) It seemed that his failure in the examination was still on his mind. 2) He was completely choked up by the sight of his team losing in the final minutes of the game.
3) She was so lost in study that she forgot to have dinner. 4) Something has come up and I am afraid I won’t be able to accomplish the project on time. 5) The cost of equipping the new hospital was estimated at $2 million. 3. Complete the sentences. 1) were postponed 2) reference 3) not much of a teacher the awful not available skips is estimated an kind of go ahead II. Collocation 1.to 2.for 3.at 4.from 5.in 6.to on 7.on 8.with III. Usage 1.more or less 5.more or less I. Cloze 1. text-related 1.choked up 2.awful 3.practically 6.available 11.absolutely 7.destination 4.neighborhood 9.Mostly 5.correspondence 10.postponing 2.kind of/ sort of 3.something 4.kind of/ sort of 6.or something 7.Comprehensive exercises 8.reunion
2. Theme-related 1.how 2.savings 3.embarrassment 9.message 4.phone 5.interrupted 6.touch 7.envelop 8.signed 10.needed II. Translation 1. Translate the sentences. 1) Half an hour had gone by, but the last bus hadn’t come yet. We had to walk home. 2) Mary seems to be very worr about the Chinese exam because she hasn’t learned the texts by heart. 3) Since the basketball match has been postponed, we might as well visit the museum. 4) He stayed in Australia with his parents all the way through WWⅡ. 5) Since I graduated from Nanjing University in 1985, I have kind of touch with my classmates. lost 2. Translate the passage. It is not easy to keep in touch with friends far away. This is true in my case. It has been a couple of years since I left my old neighborhood and all the friends there. I have been meaning to write to them but things come up and I just don’t seem to find the time. They are always on my mind,
however, and I think I will certainly make an effort to keep up correspondence with them in the future. Unit 3 I Vocabulary 1 1) brief 5) anyway 9) convey 2 1) has ensured their team a place in the Cup final. 2)medical workers’ responsibility to heal the wounded and rescue the dying. 3)entertain as well as educate the learner. 4)can do without air and water. 5)is likely to be held in June. 3 1)lies in contact between is likely sufficient at the moment 2) in terms of 6)precise 10) in two minds 3) cut off 7)in the form of 11) concept 4) tend 8) initiative 12) grasp 2)basis of 3)the steady will be highly II Word Formation 1 regained 2 undecided 3 undersuppl 4 disabled