课文详注 Further notes on the text

1.next-door, 隔壁的。

2.the month after next, 再下个月。

after next 表示“下下个”,如:the week after next 下下个星期。

语法 Grammar in use

可与一般将来时连用的时间短语:

(1) this week(这周), next week(下周), the week after next(下下周), this month(这个月), next month(下个月), the month after next(下下个月), this year(今年), next year(明年), the year after next(后年)。

注:一般过去时中通常会用last一词,而不是next。

(2) in a day's time(一天以后), in a year's time(一年以后), in two weeks time(两周后), in three months' time(3个月后)等等。

词汇学习 Word study

1.return v.

(1)回,返回:

He's just returned from abroad. 他刚从国外回来。

He'll return to London the week after next. 下下个星期他将返回伦敦。

(2)回复:

Spring will return soon. 很快就又是春天了。

He returned to his copy of the New York Times. 他又重读起他那份《纽约时报》来。

(3)归还;退还:

I'm going to return these books to the library. 我要把这些书还给图书馆。

I lent him my records and he never returned them! 我把自己的唱片借给他,而他却从未归还!

2.lucky adj.

(1)有好运的,幸运的:

Nigel is a very lucky man. 奈杰尔是个很幸运的人。

She was lucky to get such a well-paid job. 她能得到这样一个报酬优厚的工作真幸运。

(2)侥幸的,碰巧的:

He didn't really know the answer -- it was just a lucky guess. 他并非真知道答案——那不过是个侥幸的猜测。

It's lucky he's here. 他碰巧在这儿。

练习答案 Key to written exercises

Lesson 94

A

1 He will go to New York next week.

2 She will go to Sydney next month.

3 I will go to Paris the year after next.

4 We will go to Stockholm next year.

5 They will go to Geneva the week after next.

B

1 No, Helen won't return to Geneva next year. She'll return to Bombay.

2 No, I won't fly to London tomorrow. I'll fly to Geneva.

3 No, Tom and I won't go to Madrid next year. We'll go to London. w

4 No, Tom won't arrive from Moscow next month. He'll arrive from Madrid.

5 No, Carol and Helen won't stay in New York next month. They'll stay in Moscow.