English club

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 28 February, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 28 February, 2006, 12:00am
 

Language points


1. had no idea why cannot understand or come up with any reasons


Eg. He had no idea why he scored such low marks in the maths test.


2. a real hassle


troublesome, annoying or irritating


Eg. Getting a visa for the trip was a real hassle.


3. first-come, first-served basis


This phrase refers to a policy under which the requests of customers or clients are attended to in the order that they arrived, without any bias or preference


Eg. The tickets for the show will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.


Discussion


Do you have an English club at your school?


What kind of activities does it offer? Which activity do you like most?


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