[P39-8]

A) The woman enjoyed the movie very much.

B) The woman saw a horror movie.

C) The man asked the woman to be careful at night.

D) The man went to the show with the woman.

W: I still can’t get over the show last Saturday evening. I keep having frightening dreams all night.

M: So, next time before you walk into a theatre, make sure what you are going to see.

Q: What do we learn from this conversation?

注:frightening dreams 恶梦

nightmare 恶梦

考试、交通

对电影的评价基本上是负面的

It's a waste of time.

It's a waste of money.

It isn't worth the price of the admission.

It has got an awful review.

对音乐会的评价基本上是正面的

[P41-2]

A) It will take about one month to repair the watch.

B) The woman should have saved more money.

C) It is a good idea to keep the old watch.

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D) The watch is no longer worth repairing.

W: I can’t figure out what’s wrong with my watch. It was just a month ago that I had it repaired.

M: Don't waste your time and money any more. It's a very old watch and is quite worn out.

Q: What does the man mean?

思维:崇尚消费

1、东西坏了,扔了算了,买个新的

2、修不如买

东西方思维差异:

1、崇尚消费

2、提倡个人奋斗:借钱不借;借笔记一般也不借

3、重视钱

4、饮食方面:apple pie 一定好吃(代表美国的传统文化traditional American)

This picnic is as American as apple pie. 典型的美式野餐。

apple pie virtue 美国的传统美德

I took the last one and it was out of the world.

Even my mother's can't match this.

You wouldn't have to force me to take another helping.

5、不谦虚 self-confidence

6、表达直接且理性,逻辑严紧

注:1. figure out 判断出

2. worn out (物)破旧;(人)疲惫