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2008-10-14
旺旺英语语音精品报
 
 => 每日单词 
 
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contrive 
(vt.) 发明;设计

The inventor contrived a new kind of engine with fewer moving parts.
发明家设计了一种含有较少活动零件的新引擎。

dazzle 

(vt.) 使目眩,使眼花

The bright light of the motor car on the dark country road dazzled my eyes.
在黑暗的乡村道路上,汽车照耀的灯光使我目眩。

 
 
 => 每日短语 


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be much of muchness

大同小异

A: What are the differences between the two articles?
B: They are much of muchness in appearance and quality.

-这两件物品之间有何不同之处?
-它们在外表和品质方面大同小异。

 
 => 每日会话 

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Nancy
: OK, please first fill out this application. We need some of your vital statistics.
Paul: What do you need our family's phone number for?
Nancy: Just so that in case something bad happens, we'll have somebody to call.
Paul: [Filling out application] Yes, we're all over eighteen. Wei's from Taiwan, does that matter?
Nancy: I'll need to see her passport.
Paul: That should be no problem.
Nancy: Good. [takes application] All set. Here's the address of the restaurant where you'll meet him. His name is Ernie.

(续上期)

南西:好,请你先填好这份申请表。我们需要一些你们的紧急联络数据。
保罗:你要我们家的电话号码做什么?
南西:只是为了万一有糟糕的事情发生,我们有人可以联络。
保罗:(填写申请表)对,我们都满十八岁了。小薇来自台湾,有没有关系?
南西:我得看看她的护照。
保罗:那应该没问题。
南西:好。(收取申请表)都办好了。这是你们跟导游碰面的餐厅地址。他的名字是尔尼。


重点解说:

★ application (n.) 申请书
★ statistics (n.) 数据数据
★ fill out 填写
★ vital (a.) 极重要的
★ All set. 都办好了。

 
 => 每日背诵小段落 

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Born Gordon Sumner on the 2nd of October 1951, the future musician was born and raised in Newcastle, the northeast of England. The artist formerly known as Gordon received his introduction to music thanks to his mother. A classically trained pianist, Audrey Sumner taught her son the piano, an instrument which he mastered.

斯汀1951年10月2日出生在英国东北部城市纽卡斯尔并在那里长大,取名戈登·萨姆纳。这位艺术家早期叫戈登,是通过母亲开始接触音乐的。他的母亲奥德丽·萨姆纳是一名受过极好训练的钢琴手,她教儿子弹钢琴,儿子掌握了这门艺术。

 
 => 简明语法


目的状语从句


  表示目的状语的从句可以由that, so that, in order that, lest, for fear that, in case等词引导,例如:
   You must speak louder so that /in order that you can be heard by all.
   He wrote the name down for fear that(lest) he should forget it.
   Better take more clothes in case the weather is cold.


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