[误] It's ten past five o'clock.?
[正] It's ten past five.?
[误] Please come and see me once.?
[正] Please come and see me one day.?
[析] once用来谈论过去的事情,而不能谈论未来。如果要谈及未来要用one day, some time等。?
[误] I met him one time when I was a student.?
[正] I met him once when I was a student.?
[析] 英语中一次应用once而不用one time,二次要用twice而不用two times.?
[误] My grandfather wants to live for hundred years.?
[正] My grandfather wants to live for one hundred years.?
[误] He threw away the old dictionary and wanted to buy new one.?
[正] He threw away the old dictionary and wanted to buy a new one.?
[误] His dog is bigger than my one.?
[正] His dog is bigger than mine.?
[析] 一般物主代词之后不用one,除非one前有修饰词,如my old one, 否则要用名词性物主代词。?
[误] One of the teacher is in the office.?
[误] One of the teachers are in the office.?
[正] One of the teachers is in the office.?
[误] One third of the books is sent to the students.?
[正] One third of the books are sent to the students.?
[析] 几分之几或百分之几这一结构用在主语位置,其谓语动词要与of后面的名词一致,如Two thirds of the work is done.?
[误] Are the banks opened today??
[正] Are the banks open today??
[析] 要注意open即可用作动词、名词,还可以用作形容词,而close则不同。请看: Are the banks closed today?这一句是正确的。?
[误] He doesn't drink and smoke.?
[正] He doesn't drink or smoke.?
[误] He neither drinks or smokes.?
[正] He neither drinks nor smokes.?
[误] Where are the others students??
[正] Where are the other students??
[正] Where are the others??
[析] other作形容词时没有复数形式,且作为泛指讲时没有定冠词,如: Ask some other eople. 而加定冠词后为特指。 the other可在句中作主语、宾语或定语,如: Now let me show you the other. (宾语) He has two sons. One is a worker, the other is a teacher. (主语) others 只能作代词,而the others则为特指,如: There are five books. Two of them are not good. I like the others.?
[误] She went out the classroom, taking a dictionary with her.?
[正] She went out of the classroom, taking a dictionary with her.?
[析] out of是指"从……里出来",使用时不要将of丢掉。?