Alston

1st Year at Garmin as a Display Engineer

Mainly to focus on Speaking.

Some listening. The Universe. 🌌 

He works in Taipei and his wife works as a software engineer in Hsinchu, where they own an apartment.

Family in Taipei. Likes sports. 🏸⚽  

Interested in Business. Space.

Listens to BBC English Daily.

Propositions & Plurals.

Modern Watch

💜 Developing Pokemon Violet - 11/24 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. A Glitch 一個小故障 

  2. AAA Game (The Best)

  3. Indie 獨立的

  4. Juggernaut (Big Guy) 

  5. A Chunk 一塊

  6. Synergy 協同作用 

🏆 Time

  1. Pokemon Violet

  2. Retirement 

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. One of the most difficult things 

  2. I don't like beaches / the beach 

  3. One of the colonies 

  4. One of the places on my list

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. Back then I thought there were too many

  2. Originally I just wanted to see the Pyramids

🔥 Descriptions

  1. I think the biggest problem is X

  2. She can spend time with her parents

  3. She told me she could not

​💦 Word Choices

  1. ✔️ 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. ✔️ 

📊 Alston - X

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. T

🏆 Completed

  1. W

📝 Action Items

  1. W

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. W

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. I

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. H

📊 Alston - 11/10

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Cardio 💓 有氧運動 

  2. Hologram (3D 全圖)

  3. Superimpose 疊加 

  4. Surpass 超過

  5. Peripheral Vision 周邊

  6. Diminish 減少

  7. Confetti 五彩紙屑 

  8. Plot Twist 劇情轉折 

  9. Sloth 🦥 懶惰

📝 Action Items

  1. Watch Frozen I

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. W

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. I

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. H

📊 Alston - 11/3

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Bouncer 保鏢 

  2. Intricate 錯綜複雜 

  3. Pharmaceutical 藥品 

  4. Vital 重要 

  5. Cutting Edge 領先技術

  6. Democratized 民主化 

  7. By-and-Large = Mostly

🏆 Completed

  1. W

📝 Action Items

  1. W

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. A battery has two opposite charges 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. I

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. H

🍻 Outdoor Bars and Travel - 10/21 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Headband 🎧 頭帶 

  2. Spawned 🐣 產生

  3. Fabric 👚 織物

  4. Mimic = To Copy

  5. Mirage 海市蜃樓 

  6. Patio  露台 

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Google Maps 

  2. Short-Circuit ⚡ 

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. If we ride a bike outdoors

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. Even though we turned on the AC

  2. The pilot flew us up

⭐ Lesson Time

  1. Technology

  2. Travel

  3. Bars & Dogs

🔥 Descriptions

  1. It's a bicycle navigator 

  2. I feel very uncomfortable 

  3. No need for Taiwanese to seperate

​💦 Word Choices

  1. ✅ 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Apple just wants this market

📊 Alston - 10/10

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. T

🏆 Completed

  1. W

📝 Action Items

  1. The Pokemon Map

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. Some of my friends 

  2. Some of my friends told me that

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. She lost a part of her skin

Focus

  1. Recovery

  2. Parenting

🔥 Descriptions

  1. My wife's mom

  2. To marry his girlfriend

  3. It's a totally new mechanism

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I To take care of their children

  2. He cares for/about a lot of things

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. H

📊 Alston - 9/28

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Badminton Racket 
    羽毛球 拍 🏸 

  2. Idiosyncratic 異質的 

  3. Captivating 迷人的 
    (Interesting to think of)

  4. Mesmerizing 令人著迷

  5. Municipality 自治市  

  6. City-Dwellers 城市居民

  7. Shed 棚 🏚️ 窩棚 Shack

  8. Aerial 天線 🛩️ 

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. Most of the resources on it

  2. Play with both men, women, and children

  3. Every each direction is so similar

  4. They don't create any superstars 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I was scolded by my wife

📝 Action Items

  1. A Trip to Infinity ♾️

🔥 Descriptions

  1. Some Europeans play it

  2. It's too symmetrical 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Gengar only shows up in Shield

  2. She always blames my mistakes

📊 Alston - 9/20

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. T

🏆 Completed

  1. W

📝 Action Items

  1. W

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. Many opinions 

  2. We have all kinds of watches 

  3. One of the reasons I bought it

  4. It's one of our most expensive watches 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

🔥 Descriptions

  1. I just want it bigger 

  2. You have to compare them in person 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. H

🍂 Mid Autumn Family Matters - 9/6 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Nostalgia 懷舊之情 

  2. Smootie 冰沙 

  3. To Put Him Down = Kill

  4. Slut - 想操很多人

🙊 Pronunciation

  1. Americano Coffee

  2. Shitzu 西施 

  3. Clip his Nails 💅 

⌚ Lesson Time

  1. Mid Autumn Festival 

  2. Family Matters

  3. Doggie Matters

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. I forgot the details of the story

  2. Her parents are rich

  3. I'm a very boring person 

  4. I had a lot of arguements with my wife

  5. We could have a child 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. There were nine suns in the world

  2. I just bought 2 of them

  3. We weren't at home

  4. This lasted almost one month

⭐ Focus

  1. Balanced :)

🔥 Descriptions

  1. She will be very angry

​💦 Word Choices

  1. A big problem with/for a lot of couples

  2. If we could give him up 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. It's really easy for me to fall asleep

  2. She really enjoys night time

  3. A way to get rid of the suns

  4. He seldom barks 

  5. Then he pees and shits 💩 

  6. My mother just respects us

  7. Does your girlfriend speak Chinese

📊 Alston - 8/30

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. T

🏆 Completed

  1. W

📝 Action Items

  1. W

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. A lot of types/attacks 

  2. The 18 universes 

  3. The power difference is too huge

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. There were three options

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. I

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. The people think he's very strange

  2. When the boss shows up

🐲 Pokemon Movies & Games - 8/16 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Rubber Tires 橡膠輪胎 

🙊 Pronunciation

  1. Kilometers | Kilograms

  2. Gamblers | Gangsters 

📝 Action Items

  1. Pokemon Movie Secrets of the Jungle or #5

⌚ Lesson Time

  1. Movies and Tech

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. All the stores were closed

  2. Impossible for humans to touch him

  3. Game of thrones 

  4. Two naked girls 

  5. I don't care about the details 

  6. There's too many places 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. He dominated the battle

  2. He was reborn again

  3. thought I could compare it

🔥 Descriptions

  1. It's a very shocking scene

  2. He can revive the dead 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. They don't want this to happen

  2. The color performance is very good

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. He spends too much time

📊 Alston - 7/5 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Tom Boy 

  2. Biome 生物群落 

  3. Semen 精液 

🏆 Completed

  1. Wandering Earth

  2. Tom Cruise

📝 Action Items

  1. Wandering Earth

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. W

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. The demand COULD not match the supply

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. It's 1/3rd the size

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I bought it FOR my wife (purpose)

  2. I gave it TO my wife (action)

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. He FLIES it very well

  2. Although it still LOOKS very good

📊 Presentations - 7/26 

🏆 Completed

  1. Passengers

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Movies & DNA

🔎 Comments:

  • Your gammar is so good ⭐ 

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. I have another product 

  2. In one of the rooms 

  3. Most korean actresses 

  4. Some of my friends invited their friends 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. One of the scenarios were that...

🔥 Descriptions

  1. European countries

  2. Such as India 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. M

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. I

📊 Subpixel Transistors - 7/19 

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Magenta "Jen-ta"

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Screen Types

  2. HD Power

🔎 Comments:

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. One of my members 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. We may have a simpler display

​💦 Word Choices

  1. M

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. I

📊 Presentations - 6/28 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Conundrum 難題 

  2. Obesity 肥胖

  3. Combat ⚔️ 戰鬥

  4. Superintendent 主管 

📝 Action Items

  1. Wandering Earth 🪐

  2. Small Ant Pokemon 

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. It has too MUCH Carbon Dioxide

  2. There are too many layers of DREAMS

  3. Most CHEFS aren't very skilled

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Sci-Fi Movies

  2. Jamie Oliver

🔥 Descriptions

  1. W

​💦 Word Choices

  1. M

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. He LIKES...

📊 Presentations - 6/14 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Cringe 畏縮 

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Strawberry Gen 🍓 

  2. Marriages 👰‍♀️ 

  3. Naked Director 📹 

  4. Film

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. T

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. He just WANTED to know

  2. He DUG a hole

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. In my BOSS'S opinion 🧑‍💼 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. Three teams in THE R&D department 🔬 

  2. She asked me to do IT 🧺 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. That really SCARED me

  2. He was IMPRISONED

📊 Presentations - 6/7 

🌎 Vocabulary:

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. C

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🏆 Completed

  1. T

📝 Action Items

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Tennis 🎾 

🔎 Comments:

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. It depends on the LOAD of the display 

  2. The LOAD is very high

  3. If we use a FLASHLIGHT 🔦

  4. We have too many KINDS ⌚ 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. Nadal WON the game

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. To watch the French OPENING

  2. Dragons cannot fight EFFECTIVELY

  3. Too many TAIWANESE people play it

​💦 Word Choices

  1. It'll BE over 100%

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Not too much current THROUGH it ⚡ 

  2. We're trying to MAKE them the same

🔖 Alston - 5/24

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. FPS Frames Per Second

  2. Spasm 痙攣 

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. 3D Tvs

  2. Pokemon

  3. Death Penalty

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. W

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. The Death Sentence 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. For half AN hour a day

  2. THAT'S really cool

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. I

🎊 Video Compression - 5/17 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Ludicrous | Rediculous 

  2. Confetti 🎊 

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Video Compression

🔎 Comments:

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. For one and a half YEARS

  2. The employees ARE more than in AMERICA

  3. My parents ARE talking

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I just SLEPT

  2. Three months later I KNEW that

🔥 Descriptions

  1. W

​💦 Word Choices

  1. M

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. My boss GIVES me a lot of freedom

🔖 Alston - 5/10

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Defamation 誹謗 

  2. Alleged 據稱

🏆 Completed

  1. Johnny Depp's Case

📝 Action Items

  1. English Spy Family

  2. English Arceus 

  3. Singapore

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. It's 48 VOLTS

  2. Compared to (the) previous ONES
    Compared to THE previous one

  3. About 1 and a half YEARS ago

  4. Tesla didn't produce CARS long before

  5. There are some DEFECTS

  6. Some BOSSES will hire a driver

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

🔥 Descriptions

  1. He was accused of ABUSING his wife

​💦 Word Choices

  1. You need to search for it on THE internet

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Spy Family

  2. Pokemon

  3. Japanese Trains

💸 Debts and Loans - 5/3 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Deferred 延期 

  2. Netizen 網友 

  3. HENRY
    High Earner,
    Not Rich Yet

📝 Action Items

  1. Johnny Dep Case

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Debts & Loans

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. For most junior high SCHOOLS

  2. One of my FRIENDS

  3. I often see my FRIENDS

  4. I don't know the DETAILS of them

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. W

​💦 Word Choices

  1. M

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. I

🔖 Alston - 4/19

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Geeky 極客

📝 Action Items

  1. Lego Batman 🦇 

  2. Finish the Taipei Video

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Problem Solving

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. The materials ARE lacking

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. T

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. Garmin is a Brand NAME company 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. M

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Garmin EARNS a lot of money

🔖 Alston - 4/12

 🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Crease 摺痕 

  2. Funky 時髦的 
    Weirdly Fun

  3. Sloth 🦥 

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Google Maps 

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📝 Action Items

  1. Our Great National Parks 🏞️ [Netflix] ​

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. After one and half HOURS

  2. All the FUNCTIONS

  3. This is one of my OPTIONS

  4. YouTube is one of GOOGLE'S products

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I just WANTED to sleep in it

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. His Birthday Car

  2. Technical Jobs

  3. Rollable Displays

  4. Sleepy Sloths 

🔥 Descriptions

  1. I was a little FATIGUED/FRUSTRATED

  2. So, I choose the SAFEST one

  3. I just got a phone CALL from my friend 📞 

  4. It's not easy to be BROKEN

  5. In the top or BOTTOM half

  6. It'll influence their DEVELOPMENT

​💦 Word Choices

  1. The smell will BE gone

  2. Of course, IT'S higher

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. It's really hard for them to FALL asleep

🔖 Alston - 3/29

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Hydro Dam ⚡ 水壩 
    Reservoir 💧 水庫 

  2. Assault  突擊

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. C

_______________________

🏆 Completed

  1. Will Smith

📝 Action Items

_______________________