第30课录音下载 Lesson 30
Football or polo?
First listen and then answer the question.
What happened to the man in the boat?
The Wayle is a small river that cuts across the park near my
home. I like sitting by the Wayle on fine afternoons. It was warm
last Sunday, so I went and sat on the river bank as usual. Some
children were playing games on the bank and there were some people
rowing on the river. Suddenly, one of the children kicked a ball
very hard and it went towards a passing boat. Some people on the
bank called out to the man in the boat, but he did not hear them.
The ball struck him so hard that he nearly fell into the water. I
turned to look at the children, but there weren't any in sight:
they had all run away! The man laughed when he realized what had
happened. He called out to the children and threw the ball back to
New words and expressions 生词和短语
polo n. 水球
Wayle n. 威尔（河名）
cut v. 穿过
row v. 划（船）
kick v. 踢
towards prep. 朝，向
nearly adv. 几乎
sight n. 眼界，视域