Only if, Unless, Except for , As long as, Provided that, On condition that…
The third computer network that is the Macintosh computer network is reserved for the second and third year students to use only, unless you are the first year students of the Graphic Design course, who require higher quality of the output of your work. 不是,因为后面有个unless部分。
Q: May I put you into our mailing list?
A: Well, I’d prefer not, except for the information about the promotion you mentioned just now. 只有一个条件可以,就是except for后面的情况(别的概不接受)。
Q: How long will it be tolerate to have adverts?
A: Well, I’d say every quarter of an hour, as long as they don‘t last for 10 minutes each time.
答案绝对不是10分钟,我的课上这个题是重点题也是难题!很多考生会选错,纯粹是因为考生只听到10分钟这个点太清楚了,别的都很模糊,而且as long as 的条件词特别“提醒了”考生后面的错误选项。
There’s no need to be nervous of the rainforest, provided that you treat it with respect and common sense. Most of the animals and wildlife are gentle and harmless.