(Susanna, Kangkang, and their classmates are asked to make a report about famous people around the world. Now they are discussing in class.)
Susanna: Hi, Kangkang, who is your hero?
Kangkang: My hero is Abraham Lincoln. Although he was both poor and didn’t have much education, he never gave up give up: 放弃；交出 reading books. He became one of the greatest presidents of the USA. What about you, Susanna?
Susanna: Marie Curie is my hero. Not only did she discover radium but also not only … but also … : 不但…而且… 连接句子时，not only后的句子要倒装she won the Nobel Prize prize: 美: [praɪz] 英: [praɪz] n. 奖；奖品；奖金；奖赏 twice in her lifetime lifetime: 美: [ˈlaɪfˌtaɪm] 英: [‘laɪf.taɪm] n. 寿命；一生；终身；有生之年in one’s lifetime: 在某人的一生中.
Kangkang: She was great! Who did you write about, Li Ming?
Li Ming: I admire Thomas Edison both for his exploring spirit and for his great inventions. During his lifetime he invented more than 2 000 new things, including the light bulb, the telegraph telegraph: 美: [ˈteləˌɡræf] 英: [ˈtelɪˌɡrɑːf] v. 打电报；电告；用电报发送（电文） n. 电报（通信方式） and photographic photographic: 美: [ˌfoʊtəˈɡræfɪk] 英: [ˌfəʊtəˈɡræfɪk] adj. 摄影的；摄制的；照片的 film.
Kangkang: I think we have learned a lot from the famous people around the world.
|↑1||give up: 放弃；交出|
|↑2||not only … but also … : 不但…而且… 连接句子时，not only后的句子要倒装|
|↑3||prize: 美: [praɪz] 英: [praɪz] n. 奖；奖品；奖金；奖赏|
|↑4||lifetime: 美: [ˈlaɪfˌtaɪm] 英: [‘laɪf.taɪm] n. 寿命；一生；终身；有生之年|
|↑5||in one’s lifetime: 在某人的一生中|
|↑6||telegraph: 美: [ˈteləˌɡræf] 英: [ˈtelɪˌɡrɑːf] v. 打电报；电告；用电报发送（电文） n. 电报（通信方式）|
|↑7||photographic: 美: [ˌfoʊtəˈɡræfɪk] 英: [ˌfəʊtəˈɡræfɪk] adj. 摄影的；摄制的；照片的|