Lesson 22 Grammar Sentences (Original)
1. 如此- such; like that
"如此" is often used in writing language to refer to the situation mentioned before.
2. 難怪-no wonder
"難怪" is used either before or after the subject of a sentence to indicate that the speaker is not surprised by the situation after he/ she has found out the cause of it.
3. 可惜- it's a pity; it is too bad
"可惜"means "it is to be regretted"
-朋友找我去打球, 可惜太多功課了, 沒時間去.
-他天生就很聰明, 可惜沒用功讀書, 進不了好大學.
4. 若干- some; several
"若干"is often used in written language to indicate an indefinite number.
5. 相當- quite
"相當" is used before an adjective to indicate a certain degree, and is not as strong as ”很“
6. 將- will; be going to be
7. 況且- besides; in addition
"況且" is often in conjunction with "又“, "也“, "還“ to connect two sentences which are complementary to each other.
-那麼晚了, 況且你又生病了, 就先去睡覺吧.
-週末那麼忙, 況且有那麼多功課, 你因該好好用你的時間.