Unit 5 Technology all around us
Reading: Virtual reality
1 Only 50 years ago, computers were bigger than people. Today, people can carry their laptops with them anywhere they go. Soon, we may be able to step inside a computer world thanks to the magic of virtual reality.
carry… with sb 隨身帶著…
他不管到什么地方，總帶著一只包。He carries a bag with himself wherever he goes.
carry with sth 進行、繼續
我們所需要的是足夠的資金來繼續我們的工作。All we need is enough money to carry with our work.
thanks to, due to, owing to 都是“由于，因為，歸因于”的意思。
The Games have been going on smoothly thanks to the continuous fine days.
The accident that happened yesterday was due to driving at high speed．
(It is… that) It was thanks to his advice that I succeeded．
其中，owing to來自于動詞短語owe sth to sb。如：
The young writer owed his success to his teacher’s encouragement.
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