SectionA 语言 知识精讲
重点词汇讲解 1. up to now 直到现在 up to now he’s been quiet up to now we’re finished two thirds of the work up to now 在句中做时间状语，句子一般用现在完成时 2. humour n. eg:Our teacher hass a sense
of humour 【单词积累】 humourous adj. humourless adj.
humourist n. 【搭配拓展】 have a( good) sense of humour lack humour see the humour 3. break eg:.They planned to break into the bank that day As the present’s car arrived ,the crowd broke into loud 思维拓展 Break down 使崩溃；毁坏，放弃抵抗；分解；出故障；身体出毛病 Break into/in 破门而入，突然发生 Break up 关系破裂，驱散人群 Break out 火灾，战争突然爆发 Break off 折断树枝，停止工作 Break through 突破障碍，穿越 例题演练： 1. Will you attend the meeting tomorrow afternoon? -------I the invitation up to now. A. haven’ t received B. Won’t receive C. will not have received D. didn’t receive 2.I can’t stand people . A. with no sense of humour B. who have no sense of humour C. who lack humour D. all the above
3.News reports say peace talks between the two countries with no agreement reached. A. have broken down B. have broken out C. have broken in D. have broken up 4.Shall we our work and have a rest or have some tea please? A. break into B. braek out C. break up D. break off 4.content 1).adj.满意的，满足的 常用的结构为 be content with/to do sth eg: She was content to step down after four years as cheif executive. 2).vt.使……满意或满足 eg: He contented himself with a piece of cake. 3) n.文学作品的主要内容或容器中所容纳的东西 The contents of my desk drawer 【思维拓展】 Be content with Be content to do sth Be content that … Content and form Protein content A high sugar content Perfect content 4. astonish vt.使惊讶，使惊异 eg:It will astonish you to hear what I paid for this ring. 【拓展】 Astonishing adi Astonished adj Be astoninshed at sth Be astonished to do sth To one’s astonishment 5. failure n.失败，失败的人 eg:failure is the mother of the success. He is a failure at his career. 【拓展】 1) vt.失败，不及格 Your plans failed 2）vt.使人失望，舍弃 Words failed me.