Am I a wonderful person?
Am I useful? Would I be happier if I were you?
1.Do you have the
same thoughts with Daodao? 2.What do you think of the growing pains? The difficulties that teenagers face as they grow to adults.
listening and practice
Exercises: True or False
? 1.It is uncommon for teenagers to feel lonely and misunderstood. F ? 2.As teenagers grow, they grow taller but their voices don’t change.F ? 3.Besides these physical changes, there come many psychological changes. T ? 4.Because of many psychological changes, many boys become risk-takers while girls often don’t want someone--anyone--to talk F to. ? 5.The adolescence may want and need their parents’ love very much, but feel distant. T
Problems Explanation Physical changes Psychological changes Social changes Right attitude
background & introduction detailed information of the topic
Para4 Para5 Para6
result & conclusion
feel/ be lonely;
He is alone but he doesn’t feel lonely.
not alone: 无独有偶； let alone: 更不必说
2. go through: 经历
When he was a child, he went through one hardship after another.
go through our baggage at the door go through the science magazine go through all the envelops
go through this suggestion
3. along with 与...在一起，随着
She came to dinner along with her mother. The teacher along with all the classmates ( C ) reading the textbook loudly right now. A. has been B. have been C. is D. are
It is normal to feel tired after a long trip. In such a formal party, only she wears ordinary clothes in a formal meeting. He arrived at school at his usual time. He is just an average runner. This kind of vegetable is very common in this area.
People are confused about all the different advertisements on TV. Don’t confuse Austria and / with Australia. He looked at me in confusion and didn't answer the question.
When I am tired, I tend to make mistakes. His views tend to be extreme. I have a tendency to talk too much when I am nervous. She has a strong natural tendency towards caution.
7. in this regard: 在这点上
= in that regard I am sure some of our readers can share their own experiences in this regard.
v. 表示平衡，权衡，比较 You must balance the advantages and disadvantages of going abroad before you make a decision. n. 平衡，均衡 keep one's balance 保持平衡 lose one's balance 失去平衡 Students should keep a balance between study and pleasure.
9. turn out(to be): 结果是，证明是
The day turned out (to be) a fine day. turn over: 使翻转，仔细考虑; turn to: 转向，求助于
turn in: 上交，归还
10. be traded for: 被换成
trade: 贸易,买卖； trade for: 用…换…
He traded his watch for John's basketball.