Key to Exercise
4. Complete the sentences by translating the Chinese in the brackets
2. differently, different
4. serious, serious, seriously
5. seriousness, seriously polluted
6. Fortunately/ Luckily, pollution, seriously, pollute
4 Translate the following sentences using words and expressions taken from the text.
They took advantage of our helpless situation and took over our company.
Although there are still difficulties ahead of us, I am sure that we Chinese people will have the wisdom to bring abou t the peaceful unification of our country on our own.
It is wrong to put emphasis on nothing but GDP. It will give rise to many serious problems.
He loves to show off his wealth, but this is all in vain. People still avoid him as though he were poison.
He soon fell in love with the village and was determined to make it a beautiful garden together with other villagers.
We must spend more money fighting against global warming. In addition, we must resort to tough laws. It is not just a matter of money.
When the police arrive at the school, the students and the teachers were still in a daze.
This corrupt official was still clinging to his power. He refused to step aside.
When the man finally came into view, I found it was my father. I didn’t know how he managed to find this place in the blinding snow. At that moment, I burst into tears.
She glanced at him from time to time. It was the first time in her life that she had found herself looking at a young like that.
5. Fill u in the blanks with the correct prepositions or adverbs
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