The Great Wall twists and turns
along the tops of mountain chains in northern China.
1. twist: v. 某物缠绕或盘绕另一物。 e.g. (1) The river twists and turns a lot. 这条河弯弯曲曲。 (2) The path twisted down the hillside.
a chain of mountains= a mountain chain 连 绵的山(山脉) 一连串的事件 chain of events 翻译：我在一家通宵快餐连锁店工作。 I work in an all-night fast-food chain.
keep the dog on the chain a bicycle chain
The work began in the fifth century BC, and the wall finally took shape in the third century BC. 人们在公元前5世纪开始建造长城，公元 前3世纪它最终成形。 take shape 成形 = develop into a clear form 翻译：计划开始在我脑中成形。
The plan is beginning to take shape in my mind.
Shanghai Museum lies in the centre of
Shanghai. lie in= be located in =be in 位于 lie v.-lay[lei] -lain[lein] –lying 躺 翻译：黄河位于中国北部。 The Yellow River lies in the north of China. ---Where is Shenzhen? ---Shenzhen lies in the south of Guangdong.
lie—lied—lied --lying e.g.: Don’t lie. You’re telling a lie. lay –laid—laid—laying 将…置放; 产卵 这种鱼每年产卵一次。 This kind of fish ______ eggs once a year. lays
用lie，lay的正确形式填空 lie If you _____ to me, I’ll not believe you any more. lay Please _______ the book on the desk. lies Our school ______ in Luohu. lied I felt guilty because I _____ yesterday. lying Look! There is a dog ______ in front of your door. lain He has _______ in bed for days.
The splendid museum building has a square base and a round top.
base 底座、地基 be based on sth. 建立在……的基础之上
翻译： 好的结果是建立在努力的基础上。 Your good results are based on your hard work.
The scenery along the Li River in Guilin is just like a beautiful landscape painting.
scenery n. general natural features of area, e.g. mountains, valleys, rivers, forests 景色；风景；风光 mountain scenery 山景 landscape n. scenery an area of land (陆上) 风景，景色
Take a boat trip, you will be attracted by the peaks along the river and their reflections in the clear river.
peak n. (1) pointed top, esp. of a mountain 尖顶 （尤指）山峰 e.g.: The plane flew over the snowcoved peaks. (2). any shape, edge or part of sth. that narrows to a point 尖顶；尖头； 尖端 a peak of a roof
翻译：在早上8点到9到这段时间交通 达到了顶锋。 Traffic reaches a peak between 8 and 9 in the morning. 翻译：她正处在工作的顶峰。 She’s at the peak of her career.
take a mud bath
6.lie in 1.be in charge of 位于= be in= be located in 负责；管理= be responsible for 7. a num
ber of 大量的= many 2. a group of 8.between…and… 一群/组…. 在两者之间 3.more than 9.be attracted by 超过=over 被吸引 = 4.take shape be fascinated by 成形= develop into a clear form 10. be famous for 5. go hiking 因…而著名 去徒步旅行 =be (well)known for
1.The organization is in charge of all the travel agencies. is responsible for
2.It took a long time to build the wall.
People spent a long time building the wall. 3.It is also great fun walking and cycling. Walking and cycling is very interesting.
How to describe a place of interest?
General description 总体描述 Location位置 Appearance外观 Attractions吸引之 处 (what to see/ do) Time to visit
….is one of the most famous…. It lies in…./ It is in….. ….is …….. long . It looks like….. It is great fun…(doing..)
You’ll be attracted by….被…吸引
…is open from….to….
How to go History Feelings/ opinions
The best time to visit…is ……
You can go there by….
It was built / took shape…/ It has a history of…
I think it’s a good place for you to go. It is worth(值得) visiting.