2 PEOPLE-Age baby toddler or child teenager adult middle-aged old people (elder) Ex1: She’s a newborn baby. Ex2: Ms. Lin is in her late twenties. Ex3: Mr. Brown is in his early forties. Ex4: My grandfather is fairly elderly.
3 關於 Age 常用的用語 -Part One 1. My classmate is the same age as me. 2. I didn’t know how to play computer games when I was your age. 3. People of all ages love chocolates. 4. You’ll be sorry when you get to my age.
4 5. I can’t believe you’re 50! You don’t look your age at all. 6. Mr. Lee got married at the age of 43. 7. Tom is only 8-year-old. A child of his age should be in bed by 10-at the latest. 8. Do you think you should be smoking at your age? You’re only 15.
5 關於 Age 常用的用語 -Part Two 1. A: Jane’s only two years old, but she can count up to ten. B: Really? She sounds very bright for her age. 2.A: Peter’s only 14, but he’s nearly as tall as me. B: Yes, he’s quite tall for his age, isn’t he?
6 3.A: Grand-dad plays tennis three times a week. B: I know. He’s very fit for his age. 4. A: Ruth’s 50, but she’s still a very attractive woman. B: Isn’t she? She looks really great for her age.
7 5. A: Laura’s only 14, but when she puts make-up on, you’d think she was 17. B: Yes, she’s very grown-up for her age. 6. A: My grandmother’s 100, but she lives alone and looks after herself. She’s amazing! B: Yes, she’s quite remarkable for her age.
8 PEOPLE-Stages of Life birth childhood adolescence puberty adult old age 成長的過程 1. to spend my childhood 2. to be brought up in the country or city 3. to grow up in the country or city 4. to have a strict upbringing
9 人生的大事 1. To leave school/home 2. To get engaged/married/divorced 3. To change schools/jobs/your career 4. To have a baby/children 5. To move house 6. To lose your family
10 關於人生的用語 1. I’ve worked hard all my life. 2. You should start a new life. 3. Stay healthy! It’s a way of life. 4. Ben spent his whole life learning English. 5. I’ll love you in all my life. 6. My grandmother had a very full life.
11 7. I’ll never forget the day I got married. It was the best day of my life. 8. The day I decided to change my career was the big turning-point in my life. 9. I’ve had some bad times, but the lowest point in my life was when I lost my father.
13 家庭種類 1. A nuclear family 2. An extended family 3. A single-parent family 4. A couple who adopted a child 5. A couple with no children (Double Income with No Kids)
14 關於 Family 的用語 1. Sam comes from a big family. 2. We’re a very close family. We see each other almost every day. 3. We’re hoping to get the whole family together next month. 4. The 3-day vacation is coming. We plan to have a family reunion. 5. When Sally was researching her family tree, she found out a lot of things.
15 PEOPLE-Friends 關於 Friends 的單字 partner; acquaintance; close friends; a lifelong friendship; best friends; old friends; classmates; pen-friends; net- friends;
16 關於 Friends 的常用語 1. I know Susan because Peter introduced me to her. 2. Tom met his girl-friend through his cousin. 3. My niece loves her school and she makes many new friends. 4. Are you friendly with my English teacher?
17 5. Mark and I get on very well. We’ve got so much in common. 6. Lisa and I do everything together. We really enjoy each other’s company. 7. Even if we move to different countries, we’d always stay in touch. 8. I think we’re friends because we come from similar backgrounds. 9. I’ve known Joyce since we were at school. We go back a long way.