本文选自由吴应时和何景霖共同编著的《应景新概念英语3》,是学习新概念英语第三册的辅助学习笔记,提供知识点精讲及解析,是学习者的良师益友。

 

第一段词汇解析

①sailed for = set out for。

②colossal = immense, huge, big, large, great, vast, giant,gigantic, enormous, titanic。

③regarded = considered, thought to be。

④compartments =sections, divisions。

⑤flooded = filled with water。

⑥float = stay on the surface of the water。

 

第二段词汇解析

①avoid = escape, miss。

②narrowly = only just。

③plunged,区分 jump, leap 还有 dive。 另外, take the plunge 冒险一试。

④重点掌握 lost(a./v.), lose(v.),还有 loss(n.)。

 

Notes 学习笔记

词组归纳(第 10 课)

1.sail for=set out

2.by modern standards

3.at that time

4.be regarded as

5.be able to

6.go down=sink

7.heavy loss of

8.be spotted by

9.just in time

10.to one’s horror

11.plunge into

12.not enough for