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听录音,然后回答问题: What is the favourite subject of conversation in England?在英国最受欢迎的话题是什么?


HANS: Where do you come from? 汉斯:你是哪国人?
JIM: I come from England. 吉姆:我是英国人。
HANS: What's the climate like in your country? 汉斯:你们国家的气候怎么样?
JIM: It's mild, but it's not always pleasant. 吉姆:气候暖和,但也不总是宜人的。


JIM: The weather's often cold in North and windy in the East. 吉姆:北部的天气经常严寒,
It's often wet in the West and sometimes warm in the south. 东部则经常利风。西部常下雨,南部有时则很暖和。


HANS: Which seasons do you like best? 汉斯:你最喜欢哪些季节?
JIM: I like spring and summer. 吉姆:我最喜欢春季和夏季。
The days are long and the night are short. 因为此时白天短而夜晚长,
The sun rises early and sets late. 太阳升得迟而落得早。


JIM: I don't like autumn and winter. 我不喜欢秋季和冬季。
The days are short and the nights are long. 因为此时白天长而夜晚短。
The sun rises late and set early.太阳升得早而落得晚。
Our climate is not very good, 虽然我们国家的气候并不很好,
but it's certainly interesting. 但又确实很有意思。
It's our favourite subject of conversation. 天气是我们最喜欢谈论的话题。

New words and expressions

[词汇](17)
mild adj. 暖和的,暖和的
always adv. 总是
north n. 北方
east n. 东方
wet adj. 潮湿的
west n. 西方
south n. 南方
season n. 季节
best adv. 最
night n. 夜晚
rise v. 升起
early adv. 早
set v. (太阳)落下去
late adv. 晚,迟
interesting adj. 有趣的,有意思的
subject n. 话题;[语法]主语;科目
conversation n. 谈话

★mild adj. 暖和的,暖和的
① adj. (天气等)暖和的;暖和的;
They had an exceptionally mild winter last year.
② adj. (性情等)暖和的;
John is a mild man who never raises his voice.
③ adj. (食物等)味淡的
Try this mild curry. 试试这种淡味咖喱。
He likes to smoke mild cigars. 他喜欢抽淡味雪茄烟。

wild adj. 野性的,野生的
child n. 孩子
warm adj. 暖和的,暖和的
mild:(人)性格暖和的(与生俱来)
gentle:暖和的,文雅的(后天)
gentleman n. 绅士

★north n. 北方
in the North= in the north of England
表示一个国家或地区的方位词假如单独使用一般要大写,但仅仅表示方位意义的方位词不需大写。如:a north wind、a south window等。

★wet adj. 潮湿的
all in wet 全身湿透了
damp adj. 潮湿的
moist adj. 给人湿的感觉

★west n. 西方
go west 去死

★rise v. 升起
① v. (日、月等)升起;上升
The curtain rises at 8.00 p.m. 剧在晚上8点钟开演。
② v. (河水、物价、温度等)上涨;升高;增加
The level of the river is still rising.
③ v. 起身;起床
The house rose to the singers. 全场起立向歌唱演员们致意。
★subject n. 话题;[语法]主语;科目
How many subjects do you have in your class?
theme n. 论文,演讲的主题
topic n. 一篇文章或对话的主题

★conversation n. 谈话
This is our favorite subject.
This is our favorite subject of conversation.

英国:大不列巅及北爱尔兰联合王国
England 英格兰
Scotland 苏格兰
Ireland 爱尔兰
Northern Ireland 北爱尔兰
Wales 威尔士

[课文]
HANS: Where do you come from?
JIM: I come from England.
HANS: What's the climate like in your country?
JIM: It's mild, but it's not always pleasant.
The weather's often cold in the North and windy in the East.
It's often wet in the West and sometimes warm in the South.
HANS: Which seasons do you like best?
JIM: I like spring and summer.
The days are long and the nights are short.
The sun rises early and sets late.
I don't like autumn and winter.
The days are short and the nights are long.
The sun rises late and set early.
Our climate is not very good, but it's certainly interesting.
It's our favourite subject of conversation.