27. At the Airport 在机场
A: Is the nine o'clock flight from Montreal on time?
B: Flight 496? No, it's running twenty minutes behind. They're due on the field at nine twenty five. Probably Gate 34.
A: I have reservations on Flight 27 to Mexico City.
B: May I see your tickets, please? You confirmed your reservations?
A: Yes, this afternoon.
B: Here we are, Mrs.Jonhnson. Do you have any baggage?
A: No. Just this overnight
B: Fine. Let's see, now. flight 27 is right on time. You'll be leaving from Gate 13 on the eastern concourse.
A: Is there anything else to do before flight time?
B: No, ma'am. Just show your ticket to the boarding officer as you get on the plane. The rest is our job. Have a good trip, Mrs.Johnson.
They are due-they should arrive
B：没有，夫人。您登机时只要向工作人员出示机票就可以了。余下的是我们的事。祝您旅途愉快，约翰逊夫人。28. At the post office 去邮局
A: I want to send this package by first class mail.
B: Do you want it insured?
A: Yes, for fifty dollars, please. I'd also like some stamps-a book of twenty two and three airmail's.
B: You'll have to get those at the stamp window over there, next to general delivery.
A: Can I get money orders there, too?
B: No, that's to the left, three windows down the hall.
First class mail 一级邮件(美国邮件按投递速度分为若干类。一级是最普通的)
A book of 通常指10张...面额的邮票
Money order 汇款单
B：不，那在左面，沿大厅过去三个窗口。29. Taking Clothes to the cleaners 把衣服送进洗衣店
A: Let's see. That's two pairs of slacks. One lady's skirt, and one man's gaberdine overcoat.
B: And this sport shirt, too. All cleaned and pressed. When'll they be reaby?
A: Is next Thursday soon enough?
B: Well. Yes. But that topcoat?
A: We have a special rapid service at an extra charge.
B: Perhaps, I'd better, but just for the coat. When'd it be ready?
A: Tomorrow afternoon, anytime after four-thirty.
B: How late are you open?
A: Until six-thirty, sir.
B: Fine. That leaves me plenty of time to pick it up after work.
A: Here's your slip, sir. Any time after four-thirty.
B: Good. Thank you.
B：好，谢谢。30. Window Shopping 浏览窗口
A: There's the mixer I was telling you about. It's not so expensive. Just twenty dollars on sale.
B: Right now that's twenty dollars too much. Let's walk down the street and look at the prints in the bookstore window. I heard they had some nice reproductions on display.
A: Okay, but before we buy any more pictures, let's get the ones we have framed.
B: Who said anything about buying pictures? We're just window shopping. It doesn't cost anything to look.
Windows shopping 浏览窗口