第21題 How do you get to school? How long does it take to get there? 你怎麼上學的?要花多久呢?

第22題 How do you feel when you get the flu? 當你得流感時你感覺如何?

第23題 Do you like reading? Why or why not? 你喜歡閱讀麼?為什麼或為何不?

第24題 Do you like comic books? Why or why not? 你喜歡漫畫書嗎?為什麼或為何不?

第25題 What day is today? 今天星期幾?

第26題 What did you have for breakfast this morning? 今天早上你吃什麼?

第27題 What is your favorite color? 你最喜歡的顏色?為什麼?

第28題 What special things do people usually do during Chinese New Year? 中國新年人們通常會做什麼?

第29題 What's the weather like in your hometown? 你家鄉的天氣如何?

第30題 What's your favorite dessert? 你最喜歡的點心是什麼?

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No. 21 How do you get to school? How long does it take to get there? 你怎麼上學的?要花多久呢?

五種回答方式:

1. My mother drives me to school in the car. It usually takes about 10 minutes unless the traffic is bad. She is a crazy driver.

我的媽媽開車載我去上學。除非交通不順暢,不然到學校通常要花大約十分鐘。她是一個瘋狂的駕駛。

  • traffic (n.) 交通

2. I ride my bike to school. I can get there in about 15 minutes. Sometimes, I take a shortcut through the park.

我騎腳踏車去上學。我可以在大約十五分鐘內到達學校。有時候,我會走穿越公園的那條捷徑。

  • shortcut (n.) 捷徑

3. I take the bus to school. It is about a 20 minute bus ride from the bus stop to my school. I usually nap on the way there.

我搭公車到學校。從公車站到我的學校大約要二十分鐘。我經常會在到學校的途中小睡一下。

  • nap (v.) 小睡

4. My father takes me to school on his scooter. It is less than a 10 minute ride from my house. My father drives very fast.

我的爸爸用機車帶我去學校。從我家出發到學校不用十分鐘。我的爸爸騎很快。

  • scooter (n.) 機車

5. I walk to school because it isn’t very far away. It takes me between 5 and 10 minutes to get there. But if it rains, my father drives me there.

我走路上學,因為學校離我家並不是很遠。我通常花五到十分鐘到學校。但是如果下雨,我的爸爸會載我上學。

No. 22 How do you feel when you get the flu? 當你得流感時你感覺如何?

五種回答方式:

1. I feel awful when I get the flu. It is the worst feeling. My whole body aches. I have to take medicine so that I can sleep.

當我得到流行性感冒時,我覺得很不舒服。這是最糟糕的感覺了。我整身都在疼痛。我必須吃藥才能夠睡覺。

  • awful (adj.) 不舒服的;糟透的
  • worst (adj.) 最糟糕的
  • whole (adj.) 整個
  • ache (v.) 疼痛
  • medicine (n.) 藥
  • so that (ph.) 以便於

2. When I get the flu, I feel like death. I get terribly bad headaches and can’t think clearly.

當我得到流行性感冒時,我感覺像是死掉一般。我的頭疼得很厲害,而且無法清楚地思考。

  • death (n.) 死亡
  • terribly (adv.) 非常
  • headache (n.) 頭痛
  • clearly (adv.) 清楚地

3. The flu is the worst. I hate being sick. I feel so drowsy and can’t breathe properly. Sometimes I get a fever, too.

得到流行性感冒是最糟糕的。我討厭生病。我感到昏昏欲睡,而且無法正常呼吸。有時候我也會發燒。

  • drowsy (adj.) 昏昏欲睡的
  • breathe (v.) 呼吸
  • properly (adv.) 恰當地
  • fever (n.) 發燒

4. Whenever I get the flu, I feel so down. I usually rush to see the doctor right away. He gives me a prescription to make me feel better.

當我得到流行性感冒時,我感到情緒低落。我經常會立刻奔去看醫生。他會給我處方,讓我覺得舒服一點。

  • down (adj.) 情緒低落的
  • rush (v.) 衝;奔
  • right away (ph.) 馬上
  • prescription (n.) 處方

5. The flu makes me cough and sneeze. I hate it. It is the worst feeling in the world. But, I do get to stay home from school. That part is good.

流行性感冒使我咳嗽和流鼻涕。我討厭流感。這是世界上最糟糕的感覺。但我可以待在家裡不用去學校。這個部分很棒。

  • cough (v.) 咳嗽
  • sneeze (v.) 流鼻涕

No. 23 Do you like reading? Why or why not? 你喜歡閱讀麼?為什麼或為何不?

五種回答方式:

1. Yes, I really enjoy reading. I find it extremely relaxing. It helps me to forget about my worries for a while.

是的,我真的很喜歡閱讀。我發現閱讀能讓人非常放鬆,它幫助我暫時忘掉我的煩憂。

  • extremely (adv.) 極度地
  • relaxing (adj.) 使人放鬆的
  • forget (v.) 忘記
  • worry (n.) 擔心
  • for a while (ph.) 暫時

2. I don’t like reading. It is boring. I have to read so much in school that I don’t want to do it in my free time.

我不喜歡閱讀,它很無聊。在學校我就必須讀那麼多書,以致於我不想在空閒的時間做這件事。

3. Yes, I do like reading. It is the best way to learn about new things. I especially like reading about history and science.

是的,我的確喜歡閱讀。它是學習新的事物最好的方式。我特別喜歡閱讀與歷史和科學相關的書。

  • especially (adv.) 特別
  • history (n.) 歷史
  • science (n.) 科學

4. I like reading, but only comic books. I think the artwork makes them more interesting than novels. I have a big collection of comic books.

我喜歡閱讀,但只喜歡看漫畫書。我認為插圖使他們比小說更有趣。我有非常多的漫畫書。

  • comic book (ph.) 漫畫書
  • artwork (n.) 插圖
  • collection (n.) 搜集的東西

5. I don’t care for reading. If I read for too long, I get headaches and my eyes hurt. Maybe I need glasses or something.

我不喜歡閱讀,假如閱讀太久,我頭會痛,並且眼睛酸痛。或許我需要眼鏡之類的東西。

  • care for (ph.) 喜歡
  • headache (n.) 頭痛
  • glasses (n.) 眼鏡

or something (ph.) 諸如此類的什麼

No. 24 Do you like comic books? Why or why not? 你喜歡漫畫書嗎?為什麼或為何不?

五種回答方式:

1. Yes, I really like comic books. They are fun to read. I can read an entire comic book in a day.

是的,我真得很喜歡漫畫書。他們讀起來很有趣。我可以在一天內看完一整本漫畫書。

  • entire (adj.) 整個的

2. No, I don’t like comic books. I think they are a waste of time. They are for people who can’t read well.

不,我不喜歡漫畫書。我認為看漫畫書很浪費時間,他們是給閱讀能力不好的人所看的書。

3. Yes, comics are the best. They are very entertaining. Every time I go to the library, I get a big stack of comics to read.

是的,漫畫書是最棒的。他們非常的有趣。每次我到圖書館,我都會拿一大堆的漫畫來看。

  • entertaining (adj.) 有趣的
  • library (n.) 圖書館
  • stack (n.) 一堆

4. No, I don’t like comic books at all. I think they are childish. My little brother reads them all the time.

不,我一點也不喜歡漫畫書。我認為他們很幼稚。我的弟弟無時無刻都在看漫畫。

  • childish (adj.) 幼稚的
  • all the time (ph.) (在該段時間內)一直

5. Yes, comic books are great. I really admire the artwork in them. Sometimes I even try to draw comic book characters myself.

是的,漫畫書很棒。我真的很欣賞漫畫的插圖。有時我甚至自己嘗試去畫漫畫人物。

  • great (adj.) 極好的
  • admire (v.) 欣賞; 佩服
  • character (n.) 角色

No. 25 What day is today? 今天星期幾?

五種回答方式:

1. Today is Friday. I’m so excited that the weekend is finally here!

今天是星期五。我很興奮週末終於要來了。

  • Friday (n.) 星期五
  • finally (adv.) 終於

2. It’s Wednesday today. Wednesday is my favorite day of the week.

今天星期三。星期三是我一星期裡最喜歡的一天。

  • Wednesday (n.) 星期三

3. It’s Tuesday the 16th of September. It’s almost my birthday!

今天是九月十六日星期二,我的生日快到了。

  • Tuesday (n.) 星期二
  • September (n.) 九月

4. Today is Monday the 3rd of October. I hate Mondays! It is my busiest day of the week.

今天是十月三日星期一。我討厭星期一。它是我一星期裡最忙碌的一天。

  • Monday (n.) 星期一
  • October (n.) 十月

5. It’s Thursday today. I think it is my mom’s birthday today. I better get her a present after school.

今天星期四,我想今天是我媽媽的生日。放學後我最好準備一份禮物送她。

  • Thursday (n.) 星期四
  • present (n.) 禮物
  • I better 是I had better的簡稱,had better (ph.) 最好

No. 26 What did you have for breakfast this morning? 今天早上你吃什麼?

五種回答方式:

1. I had a ham and egg sandwich and a glass of orange juice. It was very delicious. I bought it at a breakfast shop near my house.

我吃一塊火腿蛋三明治,並且喝了一杯柳橙汁。它非常的美味。我在我家附近的一間早餐店買的。

  • ham (n.) 火腿
  • sandwich (n.) 三明治
  • orange (n.) 柳橙
  • juice (n.) 果汁

2. I have oatmeal for breakfast every morning. It fills me up and gives me lots of energy for the day. Plus, it’s easy to make.

我每天早上早餐吃燕麥片。它讓我有飽足感,並且給我一天很多能量。此外,燕麥片很容易準備。

  • oatmeal (n.) 燕麥片
  • energy (n.) 能量
  • plus (adv.) 此外

3. For breakfast, I ate some bread and fresh fruit. I try to have fruit at every meal because it is good for me.

早餐我吃一些麵包和新鮮的水果。我試著每一餐吃水果,因為它對我有益。

  • bread (n.) 麵包
  • meal (n.) 一餐

4. I had a hearty breakfast. I had bacon and eggs with hash browns and a piece of toast. My grandma made it for me.

我吃營養豐富的早餐。我吃培根和蛋加馬鈴薯煎餅,以及一片土司。我祖母幫我準備的。

  • hearty (adj.) 營養豐富的
  • hash browns (ph.) 馬鈴薯煎餅
  • toast (n.) 土司

5. I ate a bagel for breakfast. With it I had a glass of milk.

我早餐吃貝果。我喝一杯牛奶搭配。

  • bagel (n.) 貝果

No. 27 What is your favorite color? 你最喜歡的顏色?為什麼?

五種回答方式:

1. My favorite color is blue. It is the color of the sky and the ocean. I think it is the most beautiful color of all.

我最喜歡的顏色是藍色。它是天空和海洋的顏色。我認為它是所有的顏色中最漂亮的。

  • ocean (n.) 海洋
  • beautiful (adj.) 美麗的

2. I like green because it is the color of money! If they change the color of money, then I will change my favorite color.

我喜歡綠色,因為它是錢的顏色。假如他們改變錢的顏色,我會隨之改變我最喜歡的顏色。

  • change (v.) 改變

3. I like pink the best. It is such a pretty, happy color. I wear pink all the time. I even have a pink bicycle.

我最喜歡粉紅色,它是如此漂亮、快樂的色彩。我總是穿粉紅色的衣服,我甚至還有一輛粉紅色的腳踏車。

  • pink (n.) 粉紅色
  • pretty (adj.) 漂亮的

4. Black is my favorite color for some reason. I don’t know why. I just have always really liked it.

不知怎麼,黑色是我最喜歡的顏色,我也不知道為什麼?我就是一直喜歡它。

  • reason (n.) 原因

5. Bright yellow is my favorite color. I find it a very cheerful color. It reminds me of sunshine and lemonade.

鮮黃色是我最喜歡的顏色,我覺得它是使人愉快的顏色。它讓我想起陽光和檸檬水。

  • bright (adj.) 鮮亮的
  • cheerful (adj.) 使人愉快的
  • remind (v.) 使想起
  • sunshine (n.) 陽光
  • lemonade (n.) 檸檬水

No. 28 What special things do people usually do during Chinese New Year? 中國新年人們通常會做什麼?

五種回答方式:

1. Most people get together with their families during Chinese New Year. Usually, they have big meals with lots of traditional dishes.

大部分的人在農曆新年的時候跟家人團聚。通常他們會吃有很多傳統菜色的大餐。

  • traditional (adj.) 傳統的
  • dish (n.) 菜色

2. During Chinese New Year, children and elders get red envelopes. They have money in them. Adults give them to their parents or grandparents.

農曆新年時,小孩子跟年長輩會得到紅包。裡面放了錢。大人會把紅包送給他們的父母或祖父母。

  • elder (n.) 年長者
  • red envelope (ph.) 紅包
  • adult (n.) 成年人

3. Many people have family reunions during Chinese New Year. They have feasts, set off firecrackers and visit with each other.

很多人會在農曆新年時與家人團圓。他們會吃大餐、放鞭炮和彼此拜訪。

  • reunion (n.) 團圓
  • feast (n.) 宴會
  • set off (ph.) 點燃
  • firecracker (n.) 鞭炮
  • each other (n.) 彼此

4. Some people like to travel during Chinese New Year. It is the longest holiday, so there is time to go abroad. However, it is expensive to travel at this time.

有些人喜歡在農曆新年時旅遊。這是最長的假期,所以有時間出國。然而,這時候旅遊很昂貴。

  • abroad (adv.) 到國外
  • expensive (adj.) 昂貴的

5. Traditionally, people have family reunions, eat big meals and give out red envelopes. My father and uncles always play mahjong. It is a kind of tradition in our family.

傳統來說,人們會與家人團圓、吃大餐並且發紅包。我的爸爸跟姨丈/叔叔們總是會打麻將。在我們家,這是一項傳統。

  • traditionally (adv.) 傳統地
  • give out (ph.) 發出
  • uncle (n.) 伯父;叔父;姑父;姨丈;舅舅
  • mahjong (n.) 麻將
  • tradition (n.) 傳統

No. 29 What's the weather like in your hometown? 你家鄉的天氣如何?

五種回答方式:

1. The weather in my hometown is usually quite nice. However, in the summer, it can get quite hot and humid. I prefer winter because it is cooler and drier.

我家鄉的氣候通常很好。然而,夏天的時候,天氣會變得又熱又潮溼。我比較喜歡冬天,因為天氣比較涼爽與乾燥。

  • humid (adj.) 潮溼的
  • prefer (v.) 偏好

2. It is always windy in my hometown. Every day, it blows and blows. It is even worse during typhoons.

我的家鄉總是很多風。風每天都一直吹,一直吹。颱風時,風吹得更厲害。

  • typhoon (n.) 颱風

3. It is usually nice and sunny, but there can be a lot of rain, too. I don’t care for the rain. I would rather live in a desert.

我家鄉的天氣經常很晴朗,但是也會下很多雨。我不喜歡雨。我寧願住在沙漠。

  • care for (ph.) 喜歡
  • would rather (ph.) 寧願
  • desert (n.) 沙漠

4. The weather in my hometown changes every day. One day it is hot and sunny and the next day is cloudy and rainy. You just never know.

我家鄉的天氣每天都在改變。一天炎熱晴朗,另一天就下雨多雲。你永遠不知道天氣會是怎麼樣。

  • cloudy (adj.) 多雲的

5. In my hometown, the weather is generally bright and sunny. But you should always carry an umbrella because you never know when it might rain.

在我的家鄉,天氣通常晴朗的。但是,你應該時時帶一支雨傘,因為你不知道什麼時候可能會下雨。

  • generally (adv.) 通常
  • bright (adj.) 晴朗的

No. 30 What's your favorite dessert? 你最喜歡的點心是什麼?

五種回答方式:

1. My favorite dessert is apple pie. I like to eat it with ice-cream on top. I love the taste.

我最喜歡的甜點是蘋果派。我喜歡上面有冰淇淋的蘋果派。我喜愛這樣的味道。

  • taste (n.) 味道

2. I like yogurt with strawberries. It isn’t too sweet and it is very healthy. Sometimes I add bananas to it too.

我喜歡有草莓的優格。它不會太甜,而且很健康。有時候我也會把香蕉加上去。

  • yogurt (n.) 優格
  • strawberry (n.) 草莓

3. Chocolate cake is my favorite. I could eat it every day. I am definitely a chocolate lover.

巧克力蛋糕是我的最愛。我可以每天都吃。我絕對是一個巧克力的愛好者。

  • definitely (adv.) 絕對地

4. I don’t like desserts, but mooncakes are alright. They aren’t too sweet. They are a treat because I only get them during the Moon Festival.

我不喜歡甜點,但月餅還可以接受。月餅不會太甜。月餅是一項難得的享受,因為我只有在中秋節才能吃得到。

  • mooncake (n.) 月餅
  • treat (n.) 難得的享受
  • Moon Festival (ph.) 中秋節

5. My favorite dessert is pudding. The best flavor is banana or chocolate. I often buy it at 7-11 for a treat.

我最喜歡甜點是布丁。最棒的口味是香蕉或是巧克力。我通常到7-11買來享受。

  • pudding (n.) 布丁