- 1 课文
- 2 单词
- 2.1 while [waɪl] n. 一段时间
- 2.2 regret [rɪˈgret] v. 后悔
- 2.3 far [fɑ:(r)] adv.非常
- 2.4 rush [rʌʃ] v.冲
- 2.5 act [ækt] v.行动
- 2.6 straight [streɪt] adv. 径直
- 2.7 fright [fraɪt] n. 害怕
- 2.8 battered [ˈbætəd] adj. 撞坏的
- 2.9 shortly [ˈʃɔ:tli] adv.很快，不久
- 2.10 afterwards [ˈɑ:ftəwədz] adv.以后
- 3 语法
First listen and then answer the question.
How did Roy stop the thieves?
Roy Trenton used to drive a taxi.
【used to do 过去常常，现在不在了。】
A short while ago, however, he became a bus driver and he has not regretted it.
【a short while ago 一小段时间以前；regret sth 后悔某事】
He is finding his new work far more exciting. When he was driving along Catford Street recently,
【1 more 比较级只能表示更，是有缺陷的，不能表示出程度。修饰比较级的词：far 更。
哪些修饰比较级的程度。程度大：much , a lot ，far。程度小：a little。even ：强调甚至，加强语气。
Letters will cost a little more…
I am even less lucky.
2 recently ，最近，通常指过去的事情。
he saw two thieves rush out of a shop and run towards a waiting car.
【1 see sb (to) do sth. （这里是省略了to），所以rush用动词原形。
2 由于是and 是并列连词，所以run也是用原形。she saw two thieves rush … and (she saw two thieves) run，后面she saw two thieves被省略。
One of them was carrying a bag full of money.
Roy acted quickly and drove the bus straight at the thieves.
【1 act quickly 行动迅速的】
The one with the money got such a fright that he dropped the bag.
As the thieves were trying to get away in their car, Roy drove his bus into the back of it.
While the battered car was moving away, Roy stopped his bus and telephoned the police.
The thieves’ car was badly damaged and easy to recognize.
Shortly afterwards, the police stopped the car and both men were arrested.
a short while ago 一小短时间一起
for a while 持续了一段时间
some of the detectives were waiting inside the main
building while others were waiting on the airfield.
regret regretted regretted
regret sth. 后悔某事
act quickly 行动迅速
drive straight at … 笔直的开过去
run straight at …笔直的跑过去了
straight hair 直发
straight line 直线
get a fright 害怕了
frighten v. 惊吓
shortly afterwards 不久以后
2 such放在前面因为的句子中，such 后面只能接名词或者名词词组。
3 that 放到结果的从句中。引出结果状语从句。
It is an interesting story. I want to share it with you.
It is such an interesting story that I want to share it with you.( an interesting story 名词词组)
so…that…和such…that…一样。such 后面是加上名词或者名词词组。so 后面加上形容词或者副词。(在现实中更加常见)
The story is interesting. I want to share it with you.
The story is so interesting that I want to share it with you.
The box is heavy. I cannot carry it.
The box is so heavy that I can not carry it.
She work hard. She won the prize.
She work so hard that she won the prize.
I am tired . I want to sleep for an entire day.
I am so tired that I want to sleep for an entire day.
The thieves run away quickly . I didn’t have time to call the police.
The thieves run away so quickly that I didn’t have time to call the police.