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今天重點是放在Multiple words unit(MWU)的教學

  1. 我得塞一些multiple words unit塞一些進來我的text
  2. 要有很好的lit review

Today’s lecture and work

  1. at least 3 combinations for my lexical items
  2. go to lit review and see how to do the multiple words unit teaching precisely. Do not so broad and vague.
  3. lit review: say what is wrong with prvious research from others’ papers

一些web resources,我應該用實體的coillins cobuild idimos and phrases dictionary,但現在手上沒有。

  1. http://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/
  2. http://www.talkenglish.com/Speaking/Idioms/Category10.aspx
  3. http://www.thefreedictionary.com/godspeed
  4. https://www.ptt.cc/bbs/Eng-Class/M.1305953605.A.219.html
  5. http://alt-usage-english.org/excerpts/fxsubjun.html

a list of my possible MWU candidates:

  1. take a while
  2. reach out to sb
  3. suffer from sth
  4. check in on sb/sth
  5. check in with sb/sth
  6. check up on sb/sth
  7. lighten up
  8. keep sb in the loop
  9. not lift a finger = lazy
  10. give sb a hand
  11. throw in the tower
  12. easier said than done
  13. know sth/sb inside out
  14. hop in
  15. get sb’s ass/tail in gear
  16. destined for
  17. equip with
  18. leave one to one’s fate
  19. godspeed = godspede = good luck, god bless you (第三人稱等等都不用變化!很特殊!)
  20. get on one’s nerves
  21. put the knife in
  22. get/have one’s foot in the door
  23. have the guts
  24. keep an eye on
  25. on the dot
  26. sooner or later
  27. put yourself in other’s place
  28. bug
  29. keep one’s fingers crossed
  30. piece of cake
  31. read between the lines