1.at work 在工作
例句:They are at work on a new dictionary.
他们在编一本新字典。

2.site n.建筑工地
例句:Immigrants are provided with sites on which to build their own houses.
移民可以得到提供的地皮建造自己的房子。

3.crane n.起重机;吊车;鹤
例句:The driver slewed the crane round.
司机把吊车转了过来。

4.narrow adj.狭窄的
例句:She has very narrow ideas about religion.
她对宗教的见解很狭隘。

5.plank n.板条
例句:He has planed the plank smooth.
他已把木板刨平。

6.scared adj.害怕;恐惧
例句:He's scared stiff of women.
他一见女的就发慌。

7.verse n.诗节
例句:She wrote plays in verse.
她用诗写剧本。

8.on one’s own 独立的
例句:I can't carry it on my own; it's too heavy.
我无法独自携带它,太重了。

9.pleased adj.高兴地;满意的
(be) pleased with (对……)感到高兴,满意
例句:We were pleased with the way things fell out.
我们对事情的进展感到高兴。

10.attention n.注意力
例句:You should focus your attention on your work.
你应该把注意力放到工作上。
pay attention 注意

11.scold v.训斥;责骂
例句:Don't scold him; he is a mere child.
别责备他,他只不过是个孩子。

12.detention n.(罚学生)放学后留校
例句:Liberty of the person from slavery, detention, or oppression.
自立摆脱了被奴役、扣押或压迫的人的自由

13.chat v.闲聊;聊天
例句:Ask him to stop by for a chat.
请他来坐坐,聊聊天。

14.alone adv.独自的
例句:I was alone in the classroom.
我独自在教室里。

15.author n.作者
例句:Mark Twain is his favorite author.
马克·吐温是他最喜爱的作家。

16.pretend v.假装
例句:I don't pretend to know as much as he does about it.
我不敢说我对此事的了解有他那样多。

17.score n.评分;分数
例句:I recorded the score in a notebook.
我在笔记本上记下了分数。

18.thank goodness 谢天谢地
例句:Thank goodness! He is leaving at last. I shall be glad to see the back of him.
谢天谢地,他终于走了。我非常高兴地看他走了。

19.concern n.关切;关心
例句:This restaurant is a family concern.
这家饭店是由一家人经营的。

20.accept v.接受;收受
例句:They accepted responsibility for the accident.
他们承认了对这次事故所负的责任。

21.reject v.拒绝接受
例句:The board rejected all our ideas.
董事会拒绝了我们的所有想法。

22.feel like 想做某事
例句:Do you feel like going to a movie?
你想看电影吗?

23.express v.表达;表述
例句:I can't express how grateful I am.
我说不出我有多么感激。

24.pain n.疼痛
例句:He has a pain in the knee.
他膝盖酸痛。

25.medicine n.药
例句:Have you taken your medicine?
你吃过药了吗?

26.generous adj.慷慨的
例句:She was always very generous in her charity.
她行善时总是很慷慨。

27.honest adj.诚实的
例句:The article is an attempt to defame an honest man.
这篇文章旨在诋毁一个正直的人。

28.fair adj.平等待人的;公正的
例句:His knowledge of the language is fair.
他对这种语言的了解相当不错。

29.patient adj.有耐心的
例句:He's a very patient man.
他是个很有耐心的人。