1.论文

——题目难定(太大)too broad a topic Your topic sounds pretty big.

——资料难查(太多)too much material to cover

2.笔记

——考笔记be based on the lecture/notes

——字难认make out/recognize handwriting

3.考试

——永远难was supposed to be easy

——推迟put it off,hold off,delay,postpone

——分数低:及格passing grade,不及格failing grade,好分数perfect grade

——心里不好受down

——take-home exam开卷考试,workshop研讨会,seminar研讨会

4.评价教授

——短对话中(不好),短文理解中(好)

——不迟到punctual/prompt,不早退,常拖堂run over time/late,

——要求严,出题难,给分低

听不懂:be lost/be all at sea/in the dark

听懂:figure out/make sense/catch/follow words

打瞌睡:drop off/doze off,keep watching the clock,keep counting the time

5.作业

——作业多:I've had enough of it.(I'll never have enough 0f m高兴语气)

have one's hands full,be tied up,be booked,be up to one's eyes/ears/neck with work.Have a million things tO do.Study 48’hours in a day.

想迟交,不迟交:交作业hand in/turn.in,迟交extension,多给时间extra/more time

6.熬夜

——常熬夜:sit up,stay doing sth

——不熬夜get out of it,wise

7.书店

——有货没货in stock/out of stock

——印,不印in/out of print

——过时out-dated,最新的updated/current

——平装paper back,精装hard back

8.图书馆

——还书::recall a book,library loan,续借renew,传记作者biographer

——罚钱:overdue,late:return,fine

9.电话

——定主题,听语气,背套话

★电话号码本:yellow pages,telephone directory,干扰static,接通put through

★电话占线tie up,be of,f下线断线,过会打给你get back to sb

10、选课

先学入门课intro/basic course,再学高级课,教授得同意approval/permission/signiture

——三大顾虑:too much,too difficult, course课程难,心情不好

——少选明智,多选犯傻,时刻准备退课drop