Part A: Read the dialogue and do the exercises after it.
Tom: What a lot of rubbish and waste! I just wonder how people can deal with these things every day.
Mary: Don’t worry. There are many ways of dealing with them. The other day, I heard that a big rubbish plant is being built near our town.
Tom: A rubbish plant? To produce rubbish or to deal with rubbish?
Mary: To deal with rubbish, of course.
Tom: How much rubbish can it deal with each day?
Mary: Maybe 3,000 tons, I’m not sure.
Tom: Our town will become cleaner after the plant is built.
Mary: I hope so.
1.What’s the rubbish plant for?
A.To deal with rubbish.
B.To produce rubbish.
C.To beautify the town.
2.Where’s the rubbish plant being built?
A. Out of the town.
B. Near the town.
C. In the town.
Part B: Learn the following by heart:
1.deal with sth. 处置;处置;唐塞;触及;关于：
He’s good at dealing with pressure.
Have you dealt with these letters yet?
Her poems often deal with the subject of death.
2.the other day = a few days ago几天前:
I saw Jack the other day.
—- Is he coming? 他来吗？
—- I hope so. 我期望他来。
—- Did they mind? 他们有没有介意？
—- I don’t think so. 我想没有。