Class Notes U03

 
1. 人 + locate/ situate 物 + in/at/on…地點
   - The company chose to locate/situate its factory near the airport.
  → The factory is located/is situated near the airport.

   位於 cf. locate; situate; lie; sit; stand
   
 - The church lies(lie) / is located(locate) / is situated(situate) in the valley.
 - The church sits(sit)/ is located(locate)/ is situated(situate) on the hillside.
 - The church stands(stand)/ is located(locate)/ is situated(situate) at the top
   of the mountain.

5. 城市居民: city residents/dwellers

6. 去/來/急忙去幫…(人):  go/ come/ rush to sb’s aid/ assistance

   幫(協助)…(人)做…(事):  help sb + (to) 原V
                                          assist sb + in Ving
                                          aid sb + in Ving
                                 
   幫(協助)…(人)…(事):    help/ aid/ assist sb + with N.
   
   在…的協助下:  with the help/ aid/ assistance of sb

7. cf. source; resources
    消息來源:  a source of information
    天然資源:  natural resources

17. cf. (v.) reply; react; respond 
      → (n.) reply; reaction; response
    
   - He didn’t reply/ respond to any of my e-mails.
   - She reacted/ responded to the news by getting angry.

18. cf. anxious; worried
      sb + be anxious/ worried about sth
    
      cf. anxious; eager
   
19. (adj.) cf. secure; safe (←→ insecure; unsafe)

   - Workers no longer feel secure about the future.
   - With the sharp increase in crime, I don’t feel safe in the neighborhood 
   anymore.

24. cf. heal; cure; treat

   癒合、復原:  heal
   治療:  treat人 (with 藥/ for 病); treat 病 (with 藥)
   治癒:  cure人 (of 病)

   - The cut healed slowly.
   - The cream will help heal the wound.
   - 90% of the patients can be cured of the disease. 
   - Nowadays, these patients can be treated with antibiotics.

Words for Recognition

4.  cf. phase 階段、時期; phrase 短語、詞語

    - She used the phrase 'survival of the fittest'.
    - The new drug is still in the experimental phase.

8. 破碎的夢想  a shattered dream
   
Idioms and Phrases

4. 繼續進行…
   go on/ carry on + Ving
   go on/ carry on + with N
   - You’ll have an accident if you go on/ carry on driving(drive) like that.
   - I’d like to go on/ carry on with the course.