for a week past present
for + 时间段
e.g. I have been in the new school for a week.
since last Friday past present
since + 时间点
e.g. Lily has been away from home since
Fill in the blanks with for or since. 1. His father has been dead ___ many years. for 2. He has been away from the army _____ for seven years because of a leg wound. since 3. He has been in Beijing ______ 2003. 4. He has been a member of Helpers’ Club _______ 2004. since 5. He has had a house ______ 2005. since 6. He has kept the car ______ one year. for
→ 延续性动词 present 10:00 8:00 since 8:00 leave → be away from
for 2 hours
The woman left home at 8:00. She has been away from home since 8:00. = She has been away from home for 2 hours.
短暂性动词 → 延续性动词
for two years
buy2007 since 2007 → have
He bought a computer in 2007. He has had a computer since 2007. = He has had a computer for two years.
短暂性动词 come leave get to know die buy begin borrow marry catch a cold close join fall ill
延续性动词 be be away (from) know be dead have be on keep be married have a cold be closed be a member of / be in be ill
Fill in the blanks. died 1. His father ________ (die) in 1992. His father ________________ (be dead) for has been dead many years. 2. He ________ (leave) the army because of a leg left wound in 2002. He ____________________ (be away from) the has been away from army for nine years because of a leg wound. 3. He ________ (come) to Beijing in 2003. came has been in He ____________ (be in) Beijing since 2003.
4 He ________ (join) Helpers’ Club in 2004. joined He __________ (be) a member of Helpers’ has been Club since 2004. bought 5. He ________ (buy) a house in 2005. He __________ (have) a house since 2005. has had borrowed 6. He __________ (borrow) the car in 2009. has kept He __________ (keep) the car for two year.
Choose the best answer. 1. His father ______ the Party since 1978. Ａ. joined Ｂ. has joined Ｃ. was Ｄ. has been in 2. —How long have you _____ here? —About two months. Ａ. been Ｂ. gone Ｃ. come Ｄ. arrived 3. Hurry up! The play _____ for ten minutes. Ａ. has begun Ｂ. had begun Ｃ. has been on Ｄ. began 4. My parents _____ Shandong for ten years. Ａ. have been to Ｂ. have been in Ｃ. have gone to Ｄ. have been 5. His uncle ______ for more than 9 years. A. has come here B. has started to work C. has lived there D. has left the university
What is the article about?
homeless people people in need
We can provide them with something they need. = We can provide something they need for them. The world has changed for the better.
Read 1a and answer the questions.
1. How does the program help homeless people?
Once they find people in need , they decide on suitable ways to help them.
2. What can
homeless people get from the program?
They can get good food, medical treatment, nice houses and some training. 医疗
adv. 一次 e.g. We go to the cinema once a week.
adv. 从前，曾经 e.g. Once, there was a village.
conj. 一旦 e.g. Once you get into a bad habit, you’ll find it hard to get out of it.
1b Work alone Fill in the blanks according to 1a.
According to the conversation above, we know there is a wonderful program that helps homeless people in Canada. The program not only provides good food, medical treatment and houses for the homeless people, but also trains them in order to help them (to) get/find jobs again. Thanks to the program, the homeless people feel good about themselves.
hometown: home + town
blackboard: black + board
classroom: class + room
3. Work alone
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mother head film green room grand house
daughter/child land mate house ache wife maker
black wash fire down tooth pan farm
stairs cake brush room land place board
1. 短暂性动词与延续性动词转换 2. in need
3. provide sb. with sth. =
provide sth. for sb. 4. once
1. 完成《同步练习册》Section B 2. 记忆教材P118-119，短暂性动 词与延续性动词变化对照。