Practice(21)

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Apr 29, 2016 17:05
The following expressions are some of my practice sentences.
Today our train was twenty minutes behind time.
Today, our train was delayed by twenty minutes.
Today a sumo match was held in our school.
Today, a sumo match was held at our school.
Brave as my friend fought, there was no chance of winning.
He fought bravely, but there was no chance of winning.
Today there is a big stone in the middle of a street.
Today I found a big stone in the middle of a street.
If I tryied it, I couldn't lift that stone.
Even though I tried to lift the stone, I couldn't lift it.
Try as I might, I couldn't lift the stone.
I tries as hard as I could, but I couldn't lift the stone.
I was nagging for my subordinate today.
I was nagging my subordinate today.
He achieved only a little job in spite of his superior skill.
He did not do very well at work in spite of his superior skill.
今日、私たちの電車が20分遅れた。
相撲の試合が私たちの学校で今日行われた。私の友達は勇敢に戦ったが勝ち目はなかった。
今日、道の真ん中に大きな石があった。
私がそれを持ち上げようとしてもできないだろう。
私は今日、部下に口うるさく言った。
彼は優れた腕前があるにもかかわらず、わずかな仕事しか成し遂げていない。