新概念英语1课文原文:Lesson 18 What are their jobs? 他们是做什么工作
新概念英语1课文原文:Lesson 18 What are their jobs? 他们是做什么工作的?
Notes on the text 课文注释
1 如果名词是以-f或-fe结尾的，变成复数时，一般要把-f或-fe变成-v，再加-es，如housewife---- housewives。
2 英语中有一些名词的复数形式是不规则的，如man, woman, 以及由这两个词组成的复合名词：
Written exercises 书面练习
A Complete these sentences using He, She, We or They.
完成以下句子，用He, She, We或They填空。
Those men are lazy. ______ are sales reps.
Those men are lazy. They are sales reps.
1 That man is tall. ______ is a policeman.
2 Those girls are busy. ______ are keyboard operators.
3 Our names are Britt and Inge. ______ are Swedish.
4 Look at our office assistant. ______ is very hard-working.
5 Look at Nicola. ______ is very pretty.
6 Michael Baker and Jeremy Short are employees. ______ are sales reps.
B Write questions and answers.
What are their jobs?
Are they mechanics on sales reps?
They aren't mechanics. They're sales reps.
1 (keyboard operators)/air hostesses
4 (customs officers)/hairdressers
6 (engineers)/taxi drivers
7 (policewomen)/keyboard operators