1. How does the story begin? 故事是怎么发生的?
【解析】begin → began → begun v 开始
→ beginning n 开始 at the beginning of 在……开始
【拓展】begin to do sth/ doing sth 开始做某事
Li Yundi ______________(begin) to play the piano at the age of 4.
2.A man told yu Gong that he could never do it.
(1) 说某种语言用speak ： speak English 说英语
(2) 与某人交谈用talk ： talk with sb.= talk to sb. 与某人交谈
(3) 强调说话内容用say ： say it in English 用英语说
(4) 告诉某人用tell ： tell sb. to do sth 告诉某人做某事
Say it in Chinese please. 请用汉语说。
He says that he saw the man yesterday. 他说昨天我看见这个人了。
It is said that... “据说”。
It is said that he could stay under the water for a long time. 据说他能呆在水里很长时间。
speak vt，“说”“讲”，其宾语常是某种语言。speak French说法语;
speak to sb. May I speak to Tom?
talk to/ with sb. about sth.
(1)talk about/of 谈论…… (2)talk to / with 和…交谈
give a talk做报告 (talk n.报告) have a talk听报告
They are talking about the film. 他们正谈论这部电影。
The teacher is talking with Mike. 老师正和迈克谈话。
tell the truth 说真话 tell a lie说谎 tell the time “报时“ tell a story讲故事
tell sb. sth./ tell sth. to sb. tell me a story
tell sb. to do sth.： My mother tells me to buy some fruit.
tell : 辨别，说出区别 tell A from B tell the differences between A and B
3.A man saw Yu Gong and his (children/family) when they were working on moving the mountains.
【解析】work on 忙于; 从事
【2011湖南邵阳】— Could I borrow your computer, Bob?
— Sorry, I am _______it.
A. taking out B. turning on C. working on