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ami-jjang
May 15, 2007, 09:16 AM
Congratulation to lovelypinkie as Student of the Week of 05/06/07 - 05/12/07





Questions & Answers:

*To all instructors: If Ami misses any materials, please add by replying. Thanks Thanks.







Bac_Don: Reading & Game – Đọc Thuyện & Trò Chơi



Readings:

"Kitty"..a story about an old man and his love of cats

Every time I visited Gramps, I'd find him snoring in his rocking chair, with Kitty purring in his lap. When he woke up, he'd toss her to the floor, and sputter that the last thing he needed was a flea-bitten cat.

In the hospital, Gramps repeated over and over to anyone who could hear, "I blacked out. I had a heart attack. I'm no good anymore. Where's Kitty?"

"Rice cakes visit the USA".....famous maker of rice cakes comes to the USA

Every stage needs to be done carefully. Haste would spoil the whole thing and much of the work needs to be done meticulously by hand, she added.

" Computer Trouble".....man cannot get program he bought to work

He leaned in close and whispered, "Even got my hearts game up to snuff. The wife's no match for me now!

"Funny Bone"..... performer uses "what she has" to her advantage

Somewhere along the line, I would involuntarily switch gears and interrupt the steady count of a beat. A mystery that often turned a







BinhNguyen2 – Grammar – Văn Phạm



12. A number of ships were sent to the area _____ the battleship Missouri.

a. the largest was

b. one of was

c. a biggest was

d. among them

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2. You ____ to register for this course.

a. mustn't

b. shouldn't

c. don't need

d. can have

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4. As you drive down the road, take the ____, and you will see his house ahead.

a. left second turn

b. left turn

c. second turn left

d. left turning

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5. ______ you paid me twice the salary, I wouldn't take that job.

a. Although

b. Despite

c. Though

d. Even if

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8. Mr Jones has studied the matter ____, and he will now present his conclusions.

a. profoundly

b. in depth

c. fundamentally

d. for serious



It was (I, me) who ate the entire bag of potato chips while you were gone.







IPropose: Reading/Pronunciation – Đọc Truyện/Phát Âm



L: Come on in, let me show you around. Here’s the living room.

P: Great! The view from this window is wonderful.

L: This is the kitchen.

S: It looks new.

L: Yes, we renovated just last year and replaced all the appliances.

P: Just look at all the closet space in the master bedroom!

S: Well, I’m sure you can fill those closets in no time.

P: Oh, come on, give me a break. I don’t have that much stuff.

L: And here’s the bathroom.

S: What did you say the rent was?

L: Thirteen hundred dollars a month.

P: Does that include utilities?

L: It includes heat, gas, and hot water. Electricity and telephone are extra.

P: When will the apartment be available?

L: On the first of the month.

S: We like it a lot, but we’ll have to think about it. Can we call you tomorrow?

L: Sure.







eggy eggy: Pronunciation Rules – Quy Tắc của Phát Âm



1. assemble these sounds into a word:

FEE EET FEET



2. read this sentence with all the ending consonants:

THE BOYS AND GIRLS ARE PLAYING HIDE-N-SEEK.

(boyZ, girlZ, hiDE)



3. assemble these sounds into a word: HEE EEL HEEL



4. read this sentence with the correct pronunciation for "heel":

MY LEFT HEEL HURTS.



5. assemble these sounds into a word: KEE EEP KEEP



6. read this sentence with all the ending consonants: WE KEEP THE KEYS IN OUR POCKET.



7. assemble these sounds into a word: BEE EER BEER



8. read this sentence with all the ending consonants: TUAN LOVES TO DRINK BEER.



9. Z or S. bring+s = bringz or brings?

(answer: bringZ)



10. T or D. reach+ed = reach-t or reach-d?

(answer: reach-t)







hatcat_trongsamac: ESL for Beginners – Tiếng Anh cho Người Mới Học



11. She set a vase of flowers upon the table.

12. We'll both place an order later.

13. Do you have fresh fruit?

14. Do you know whether or not the fish is fresh?

15. I can eat anything except rich food.



21. Corn on the cob is a good American food!

22. Please leave the cheese off my order.

23. The waitress brought me a piece of apple pie.

24. Oh, listen to the rhythm and beat of that music.

25. Watch the wild movement of the dance.





1/ What is the name of hatcat's lesson for this week?

A: Dining In

B: Dining Out

C: Diner 1

D: Diner 2



2/ In hc's lesson, What did we shout to the waiter for?

A: the check

B: the food

C: the drink

D: the waitress



3/ What is the name of the good American food in hc's lesson?

a) french fries

b) hamburger

c) corn on the cob

d) all of the above



4/ Please write the pronunciation for the word " tough " .

Answer: tuf (t + short U + f )



5/ Please write the pronunciation for the word " teeth " .

Answer: /te-th/ or /tEth/ ( t +long E + th )







Ami-jjang: Idioms – Thành Ngữ



Which idiom means “to weaken”?

A: to water down

B: year in, year out

C: to walk off with

D: very well



Which idiom means “every year”?

A: to water down

B: year in, year out

C: to walk off with

D: very well



Which idiom means “to steal”?

A: to water down

B: year in, year out

C: to walk off with

D: very well



Which idiom means “giving consent”?

A: to water down

B: year in, year out

C: to walk off with

D: very well



Which idiom means “to have a drink”?

A: to wet one's whistle

B: you bet

C: about time

D: to catch on



Which idiom means “certainly”?

A: to wet one's whistle

B: you bet

C: about time

D: to catch on



Which idiom means “at the right time”?

A: to wet one's whistle

B: you bet

C: about time

D: to catch on



Which idiom means “to understand”?

A: to wet one's whistle

B: you bet

C: about time

D: to catch on



Which idiom means “how matters stand”?

A: which way the wind blows

B: along in years

C: to hit below the belt

D: all hours



Which idiom means “old”?

A: which way the wind blows

B: along in years

C: to hit below the belt

D: all hours



Which idiom means “unfair”?

A: which way the wind blows

B: along in years

C: to hit below the belt

D: all hours



Which idiom means “at irregular times”?

A: which way the wind blows

B: along in years

C: to hit below the belt

D: all hours