adj. having or showing that one has good manners and consideration for other people
I’m afraid I wasn’t very polite to her.
It is not polite to stare at others.
But one thing I do admire is the polite manner in which British people eat, even if it is just a potato.
adj. impolite;showing no respect or consideration
It’s rude not to say thank you when you are given something.
He has got no manners. He is rude to everyone.
It is rude to quarrel with your parents!
n. one’s legal position or social considered in relation to other people
social status (= an accepted or official position) 社会地位
social status=social position, especially in a social group
The success of her book has given her unexpected celebrity status.
Wealth in the virtual world of games is a status symbol!
4. make an impression on somebody 给某人留下深刻印象
He made quite an impression on the girls at the tennis club.
first impression 第一印象
Also, a great first impression can be important.
adj. 个人的;私人的; 涉及隐私的
adj. of or for one person;private
personal information 个人信息
personal belongings 个人物品
personal question 私人问题
personal opinion 个人意见
personal life 个人生活
personal remark/comment 评论
personal computer 个人电脑
For example, someone may phone you to ask for your personal information.
These are my personal belongings.
adj. that fits, belongs or is suitable; fitting or appropriate
proper job 合适的工作
proper meal 令人满意的饭菜
proper place 合适的地方
proper noun专有名词; 专有名称;
So, it is important to learn the proper way to greet people and make a good first impression.
Unit 2 The People in Your Life
1.talk to sb，talk with sb and talk at sb
talk to sb指一个人说另外的人听
talk with sb通常指双方一起交谈
talk at sb向（某人）大发议论
⑴ She talks to her mother on the phone every week.
⑵ What discussion? You weren’t talking to me, you were talking at me.
talk to sb 是非正式的说法
l The speaker is your friend
l The speaker is someone you don’t know very well, but what they have to say is informal.
相近短语speak to sb责备（某人），告诫（某人）
The manager promised that she would speak to the person responsible.
⑶ I talked with my friends this afternoon about our homework.
n. the state of being with someone；small military unit; usually two or three platoons； a band of people associated temporarily in some activity
It was a long journey and I was grateful his company.
I didn’t realize you had company.
A person is known by the company he keeps.
A)good company 好伙伴
You’ll like Sherman—he is good company.
B)keep sb company=to stay with someone so that they are not alone 与（某人）作伴
I’ll keep you company till the train comes.
n. a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation ； a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric偏见
The government has accused the media of bias.
There was clear evidence of a strong bias against her.
There has always been a slight bias in favor of employing arts graduates in the company.
4. relate to sb 理解（某人）
Many parents find it hard to relate to their children when they are teenagers.
5. circle of friends 朋友圈
close circle of friends较小的、比较私密的朋友圈
Everyone has his own close circle of friends.
a wide circle of friends 交友很广
He has a wide circle of friends.
enlarge one’s circle of friends扩大朋友圈
Jenny is trying to enlarge her circle of friends in China.
noun the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something;a line determining the limits of an area;the greatest possible degree of something;一般是指界限，它侧重于地图上可以标得出来的双方都尊重的边界
近义词region , extent , spectrum , territory , area
The river is the boundary between the two countries.
set or mark boundaries设定或标记边界
They marked the boundaries of the football fields.
Set boundaries that keep them safe.
n. a remark that expresses praise or admiration of sb; 恭维话,赞扬话
I take it as a compliment when people say I look like my mother.
n. the property created by the space between two objects or points; a distant region; size of the gap between two places; emotional distance
I’ve tried being friendly, but she keeps her distance.
Unit 3 Eating in and Eating out
1.love enjoy和 prefer
love中文意思是爱 喜爱 喜欢
We loved the food so much，especially the fish dishes.
enjoy欣赏 享受 喜爱 使过得快活
He was a guy who enjoyed life to the full.
Does he prefer a particular sort of music?
2. traditional food传统的食品
a traditional Chinese food一种中国的传统食品
eat traditional Chinese food吃传统的中国食品
I just don't get it why all the kids prefer western food to traditional food.
Many people，especially the youth and kids
like fast foods very much，some of them even declare fast food is more tasteful than Chinese food.
4. balanced nutrition均衡的营养
If you have a balanced diet，you are getting all the vitamins you need.
vt.to buy or pay for something for another person
Put your money away .I'm going to treat you( to this).
No ,you paid for dinner last time. This is my treat.