Unit 3 Under the sea 1. witness: vt. ①be present at (sth.) and see it 当场见到/ 目击 Did anyone witness the accident? We were witnessing the most important scientific development of the century.
②suggest, indicate 表明/ 说明 His loud voice witnessed his anger. Her flushed ( 通红) face witnessed the great excitement she felt. vi. give evidence about sth. in a law court 作证 witness to He witnessed to having seen the man enter the building. n. ① [ c ]证人 The police found the witness to the murder case. There was no witness at the scene of the accident. ②[ c / u ]证词/ 证据 His ragged clothes were (a) witness to his poverty. 2. On the afternoon I arrived at the station, as I was sorting out my ______________, accommodation I heard a huge noise coming from the bay. accommodation 1) rooms, esp, for living in 2) lodgings, rooms and food 房间，住所 膳宿（常用复数） The high cost of accommodation makes life difficult for students in London. This hotel has accommodations for 600 patients. make accommodation for the … 为…提供膳宿 3. We ran to the shore in time to see… They ran all the way to the corner just in time to see the bus disappearing up the street. The painting was successfully repaired in time for the opening of the exhibition. We arrived at the concert hall in good time/ in plenty of time. (a long time before the necessary time) 4. We ran down to the shore in time to see an enormous animal throwing itself out of the water and then crashing down again. 我们及时赶到岸边，看到一个庞大的动物猛力跃出水面，然 后又坠落到水面。 throw Thro