dining hall 餐厅
At noon we'll eat at the school dining hall.中午我们可以在学校的餐厅里就餐。
dinner ['dɪnə]n. 正餐；宴会
She invited us to her house for dinner.她请我们到她家吃晚饭。
The whole family are at dinner.整个家庭成员都在吃饭。[at dinner在吃饭]
after dinner餐后；晚餐后‖have dinner吃晚饭‖dinner party 宴会‖at dinner用餐；吃晚餐；正在用餐，正在吃饭；‖eat dinner吃晚饭，吃晚餐；‖family dinner家宴；家里聚会吃饭；‖have a dinner进餐，吃饭；‖cook dinner做饭；做晚饭；‖make dinner做晚餐；‖stay for dinner留下来吃饭；
direct[daɪˈrekt] adj. 笔直的；最近的；‖v.指引；导演；指挥
I directed the traveler to the college.我告诉了这个旅行者去学院的路。
Who directed the film “Gone with wind?” 电影《飘》是谁导演的？
direction[dəˈrekʃn]n. [C] 指挥；管理；用法说明
Go in this direction.照这个方向走。
He smiles and goes off in the direction of someboats. 他只是笑了笑，然后朝船的方向走去。[in the direction of朝…方向，在…方向]
City people usually give directions very quickly.城市人通常在指引方向时话说得很快。[give directions发出指示，给出指示]
We take your bags and send them in all directions.我们将拿走您的行李，送往四面八方。[in all directions四面八方，全面地，向各方向]
director[dɪ'rektə; daɪ-] n. [C] 主任；主管；导演
The director expresses his sorrow in his film.导演在影片中表达出他的悲哀。
Throw your dirty clothes in the washing machine.把你的脏衣服扔进洗衣机。
As we know , the people’s Republic of China has made great progress（进步） in sports in the past thirty years.
It was the first time that China came to the Asian Games（亚运会） in 1974. Four years later, in the 8th Asian Games, our country won the second place. We felt e xcited that we won the most gold medals in 1982. From then on, China had never lost the first place in the Asian Games.
In 1984,China competed in the Olympi c Games, and won the fourth place with 15 gold medals. It was a pity that China lost many chances and won five gold medals in 24th Olympic Games in 1998. In the 25th and 26th Olympic Games, we both won 16 gold medals and ranked（位列） fourth. In 2000,we won 32 gold medals and ranked second in the Athens Olympic Games.
At the same time, our country tries to improve（提高） the ability of hosting international games. In 1990,we hosted the 11th Asian Games. In 2008, we were successful（成功的） to host the 29th Olympic Games. China won 51 gold medals and ranked first. In London 2012 Olympic, China won 38 gold medals and ranked second. It shows our success in sports. China has become a very strong and modern country in the world.
( ) 1. China joined in the eighth Asian Games in_ _______
A. 1974 B. 1978
C. 1982 D. 1998
( ) 2. It was the beginning that C hina______ in 1982 in the Asian Games.
A. ranked first B. won the second place
C. came to the Games D. lost the Games
( ) 3. In 1998,our country ______ in the Olympics.
A. didn’t join B. got fewer medals
C. won the fourth place D. did better
（) 4. We won _____gold medals from the 25th to the 28th Olympic Games.
A. sixteen B. twenty-eight
C. thirty-two D. ninety-two
（)5. Which of the following sentences is TRUE?
A. China hosted the 28th Olympic Games in 2008.
B. The twelfth Asian Games were successful hosted in our country.
C. It was our first time to rank first in the 29th Olympics.
D. We won the most gold medals in London Olympic Gaines.