Day in the Life of Lucy学习第十天(完结)Episode10 – Getting Ready Bed and Going to Sleep

Episode 10 – Getting Ready Bed and Going to Sleep I am feeling pretty tired by 11:00 and decide to get ready for bed. I go into the bathroom to take off my make-up. I use a cleanser to wash my face and dry it with a towel. Then I put some toner (a liquid that you put on your face to make your skin feel soft and smooth)on my face and then some moisturizer(cream that you put on your skin to make it ... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第九天Episode9–Cleaning and Relaxing

I am feeling pretty energetic when I finish my three cookies and decide to do a little cleaning. I take out a rag (mop, broom)and start dusting the living room. I dust the TV and the lamps. I wipe the coffee table, too. The rug (carpet is a big one)looked filthy (another word for dirty)so I get out the vacuum and vacuum it. I pick up around the room and put things away. The bathroom needs cleaning... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第八天Episode8 – Eating Dinner and Making Dessert

When I get home, I change into my casual clothes and head for the kitchen.I grab my sandwich, a napkin, and sit down at the dining room table to eat. For my birthday last year, my brother gave me some place mats (that you put underneath your plate)that have maps of the United States on them. I have always been bad at geography so he thought he would be funny and give me something to study while I ... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第七天Episode7 – The Bank and The Market

Episode7 – The Bank and The Market I left at work at exactly(precisely,Another way of expressing that is five o'clock on the dot, On the dot means the same as exactly at that time) five o’clock because I wanted to make it (means to arrive at the bank. "I want to make it on time" - I want to be there on time. )to the bank before it closed at 5:30. Fortunately, it’s on the way to the bus stop. I get... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第六天Episode6 At My Desk and at Lunch

Episode 6 – At My Desk and at Lunch I get to the office and sit down at my desk. I share a cubicle(a small space in a big office where you have walls that divide the different employees. ) with another employee, Jim, but he only works in the afternoons so we don’t usually get in each other’s way (you are interfering with each other - you are causing problems for each other)too much. I boot up (mea... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第五天Episode5 – Taking Public Transportation to Work

Episode5 – Taking Public Transportation to Work I like my job but it takes over an hour to get there from my part of town. First, I walk three blocks to the subway station and swipe my monthly pass to get through the turnstile(a machine that prevents you from walking through somewhere). 【In Chicago, they have an elevated train(elevated railway), which they call the El. Subways are usually, however... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第四天Episode4 Doing Hair and Getting Dressed

Episode4 Doing Hair (We may also say, "to fix your hair," but the most common expression is "to do your hair.")and Getting Dressed I go back into the bathroom to finish doing my hair. Before I put the hot curlers(another name for a curler) in, I had put a little gel in my hair to give it some volume(means she made it thicker, or fuller, or bigger). I also like to use my hairdryer to give my bangs(... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第三天Episode 3 – Eating Breakfast

Episode 3 – Eating Breakfast In the kitchen, the first thing I do is (to)【主语中有动词do的某种形式时,表语不定式可省to】pour myself a cup of coffee (regular coffee, has a certain drug called caffeine, and Decaf is short for decaffeinated, decaf coffee meaning it doesn't have caffeine.)and I add a little skim milk (regular milk, two percent milk with two percent fat, one percent milk, and skim milk with no fat. )and su... more...

Day in the Life of Lucy学习第二天Episode 2 – Cleaning Up and Putting on Make-up

Episode 2 – Cleaning Up and Putting on Make-up I share a bathroom with my roommate, which is usually not a problem. We each try to keep the sink, the tub, and the toilet clean, and we have separate medicine cabinets to keep our things. There’s also room under the sink for our hairdryers and tampons(a long, thin piece of cotton that a woman used during her period when blood leaves her body, and tha... more...

Day_in_the_Life_of_Lucy学习第一天Episode1 – Getting Up

Episode1 – Getting Up On a weekday(also called a workday, a day they have to work:Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday;Saturday and Sunday are weekend), I usually get up around 6:30 a.m., but I set my alarm to go off at 6:20 so that I can hit the snooze button(means to sleep, so it allows you to sleep a little extra time) to sleep another 10 minutes. 【There's an expression "if you snoo... more...