2020-08-02 02:43英语 人已围观
简介英语听力一直是国内英语学习者比较薄弱的一个环节，提高英语听力水平需要进行大量的听力训练，以下就是出国留学网为您整理的怒江英语听力练习课堂。 英语听力训练Dialoge 1： M...
Laurance-Would you like some cookies? I just made them.
Soomy- Thank you. Yes, I would.
Laurance-These are chocolate,and those are almond-flavored.
Soony- I guess Ill try a chocolate one fu-st.
Mmmm... this is delicious.Are they hard to make?
Laurance-No, theyre really quite easy. Wait a minute,
Ive got the recipe right here. See...these are
the ingredients, and then you just follow the directions.
Soony- That does look easy. I think Ill make some tonight.
Inviting a friend to dinner.
Laurance- When can we expect you for dinner? Can you come tonight?
Soony- Not tonight. I promised to go to a concert with my sister.
Laurance- Well .... How about Friday then?
Soony- That sounds fine.
Laurance- Good. Shall we say seven oclock?
Soony- Ill be there! Youre still a fabulous cook, arent you?
Laurance- Thatll be for you to decide. Ive got a new dish that I want to try out on you.
Soony- Im ready. I think Ill fast all day Friday!
try out on you:原意是以你做试验.
laurance-I need to get car insurance.Ya got any ideas?
Soony--- Well,you could try ny company.It seems to have fair rates.
Laurance-Do they insure older cars?
Soony--- As far as I know,they insure all kinds of vehicles.
Laurance-How long have you had a policy with them?
Soony--- Oh,I dont know.Maybe five years.
Laurance-And you say their rates are low?
Soony--- Not low reasonable.Ive always gotten good service from them.Let me give you their phone number and you can call them.
BUYING A SECOND-HAND CAR
Laurance- What kind of a car do you have?
Soony--- An old one.
Laurance- I know its old, but what make is it?
Soony-- - Its a Chevrolet. Why do you ask? You going into the car business?
Laurance -Nothing like that. My cousin is going to take a job overseas and he cant take his car with him, so hes going to sell it - cheap. Its practically new.
Soony--- WelL I have been thinking about getting a newer car. I cant afford a brand new one.
Laurance- Would you like to look at my cousins car?
Soony--- Is it a four-door or a two-door?
Laurance- Its a coupe with a vinyl roof.
Soony--- Does it have automatic transmission?.
Laurance- Yes, and it also has power steering, power brakes, and air conditioning.
Soony--- I guess I might take a look at it. How much is he asking?
Laurnace- I dont know for sure, but hell make you a good deal.
Soony--- Okay. Set it up for me to see it, if you can.
a four-door or a two-door=a four-door car or a two-door car,前者指宽敞的大篷车,后者指轻便的小型车.
power steering,power brakes:指有液动或气动装置使方向盘与刹车操纵非常轻便.
set it up=arrange it.
GETTING SOMETHING FIXED
(between customer and repairman)
Laurance- How long do you think itll take to fix it?
Soony- Hard to tell. Sometimes we can find the problem right away and sometimes it may take an hour or two.
Laurance- Should I wait or come back later?
Soony- Suit yourself, but its probably better to come back later.
Laurance- You will get it fixed today, wont you?
Soony- I dont see any problem. We should have it ready for you by three at the latest. But, better call before you come.
Laurance- Okay. Thanks a lot.
suit yourself=do as you please
by three at the latest=not later than three oclock,类似的短语还有:
at the most/at the earliest/at the least/at the best/at the worst 等.
EXPECTING A PHONE CALL
Laurance-Was i hat the telephone ringing?
Soony- I didnt hear anything.
Laurance-I thought I heard it ring two or three times.
Soony- Sometimes when the windows are open, you can hear the neighbors phone.
Laurance-Well, Im expecting an important phone call, and I dont want to miss it.
Soony- Is it anything I should know about?
Laurance-Not really. It has something to do with work and doesnt really affect us here at home.
Soony- Well, why dont you go ahead and do what you wanted to do outside. Ill call you if the phone rings for you.
Laurance-Thanks. I think I will. Ive been waiting so long now Im getting nervous. I need to relax outdoors.
1. Not really.= It is not really anything you should know about.
2. have something to do with work:与工作有关.这是个常用句型.
have 动词之后可用nothing,something,anything也可用a lot,agreat deal, little等词替换.
3. waiting so long now(that)Im getting nervous:口语中so...that结构中的that常省略.