Unit 1 Greetings 问候
A: Good morning. Mr. Green.
B: Good morning. Mr. Zhang.
A: How's everything going?
B: Really fine. Thank you. And how is your wife?
A: She felt a bit off color, but she's much better now. Thank you.
B: Well. I'm glad to hear that.
A: And how is everyone at your house?
B: Quite well. Thank you. I'm meeting my wife and son for lunch at 12 o?clock. Would you care to join us? John really missed you.
A: Oh, me too. I'd love too, but I'm afraid I can't, I already have a lunch engagement. How's John?
B: He's fine.
A: What's he doing these days?
B: Oh, he's studying Chinese.
A: That's good.
B: Well. Then, perhaps we can get together another time.
A: I hope so, too.
B: Are you free for our party next Friday evening?
A: Friday? Yes, I'm free that evening.
B: Well, we're having a few friends in for dinner, and we'd like you and your wife to join us.
A: It's very kind of you, Mr. Green. We'd be much like delighted to accept your invitation.
B: Well. I think I'd better be running along, my wife is waiting for me.
A: OK. Have a nice time. Remember me to Mrs. Green.
B: I certainly will. Thank you.
A: I'm glad I ran /into/ you today.
B: Me too. See you.
A: See you.
●What a pleasant surprise!真是个惊喜啊！
●What brings you here today?什么风把你吹来啦?
●Same as ever.老样子。
●How's everything going?一切都好吗?
●I'm still living and kicking.我身体健康并且精力充沛。
●Hello, there, what a coincidence!你好，可真巧啊！
●Well, look who's here!嘿,看谁来了！
●I'm full of the joys of spring.我幸福极了!
●Buzzing, simply buzzing!忙啊!
●Not too much.不怎么好。
●Nothing in particular.没什么特别的。
●What's your name?请问尊姓大名？
●What's you up to these days?你最近在干啥？
●It's really nice to see you again.再见到你真好！
●Small world, isn't it!世界真小啊！不是吗？
●The very person I was after.这正是我要找的人。
● What keeps you so busy lately?你最近怎么这样忙？
Unit 2 Introductions 介绍
A: I'm so glad you were able to come, Brown. I believe you know most of the people here.
B: Yes, I think I do. Oh, there's Bill. Let me go over and see him.
B: Hello, Bill. Long time no see.
C: Why, hello. Brown. It's good to see you. Have you met Mr. Li?
B: No, I don't believe I have.
C: Mr. Li, I'd like to introduce Brown. Brown is a business associate of our host.
D: I'm very happy to meet you, Mr. Brown.
B: It's my pleasure. Mr. Li.
C: Mr. Li is on the engineering staff of the Beijing Computer Company.
B: May I compliment you on your fine office computers? You know, we?re purchased quite a number of them for export to the United States.
D: Why, thank you very much.
B: I'm glad to have met you.
D: I'm glad to have met you, too.
●Do you know each other?你们彼此认识吗？
●I've been looking forward to meeting you.我一直希望能认识你。
●I have often heard about you.久仰,久仰。
●Meet my sister Mary.认识一下我妹妹玛丽。
●This is Mr. Smith, manager of the KT Company.这位是史密斯先生,KT公司的经理。
●Have you met each other?你们见过面吗？
●I've been waiting to meet you!我一直盼望跟你见面！
●Allow me to introduce Mr. Brown.请允许我介绍布朗先生。
●I'd like to introduce Mr. Zhang.我愿向诸位介绍张先生。
●I'm honored to present Mr. Jin.很荣幸向诸位介绍金先生。
●I don't believe we've met.我相信我们没有见过面。
●May I introduce myself: Jack White.请允许我自我介绍：我叫杰克•怀特。
●I don't believe we've met. I'm...我相信我们没有见过面。我是......
●Excuse me, my name is...对不起,我叫......
●I'm honored to meet you.很荣幸见到你。
●I think I have.我们见过。
●I'd like to introduce my friend.我想介绍一下我的朋友。
●I'd like you to meet my friend.我想让你来见一下我的朋友。
Unit 3 Likes and Dislikes好恶
A: Wonderful! Very nice.
B: Do you like rock music?
A: Yes, I do. I like all music. What do you like?
B: No, she doesn't. She doesn't like opera.
A: Let's talk about music. First, let's talk about your music. Lucy, you're a singer.
C: That's right. But I'm a musician, too.
A: Do you play an instrument?
C: Yes, I do.
B: She plays several instruments very well.
A: What do you play, Lucy?
C: I play the guitar. I play the piano, but not very well. I play the flute.
B: She plays many flutes.
C: I like the flute. I play folk music on the flute. Do you like folk music?
A: Yes, I do. Let's listen to some folk music.
B: That's very nice.
C: I like that.
A: Do you like to sing?
C: Oh, yes!
B: I like to sing. But I don't sing very well. Lucy sings very well.
C: Thank you. That's nice.
B: My mother is an opera singer. But I can't sing very well.
A: Does your mother like your music?
B: No, she doesn't.
A: Do you like opera?
B: Yes, I do.
A: Do you play the keyboard?
B: No, I don't.
A: Do you like country music, Lucy?
C: Yes, I do.
●Do you go for reading?你对读书感兴趣吗？
●Are you a music fan?你是音乐迷吗？
●What are you interested in?你对什么感兴趣？
●Disco is what grabs me a lot.迪斯科使我很感兴趣。
●Studying isn't for me.我对学习不感兴趣。
●I'm afraid his story leaves me cold.恐怕我对他的故事不感兴趣。
●That kid gets a real sweet tooth.那个孩子喜欢吃甜食。
●I hate taking pills.我讨厌吃药。
●I'm so sick of cooking.我讨厌做饭。
●The girl is nice.这个女孩很讨人喜欢。
●I don't think I've seen anything I like better.我还没见过我更喜欢的东西呢。
●I can't find words to express how much I like it.我无法用语言表达我多么喜欢它。
●There's nothing I like less.我最不喜欢的莫过于此了。
●Horrible, isn't it?讨厌极了,不是吗？
●I've never liked...I'm afraid.恐怕我从来不喜欢......
●I find the song distinctly unattractive.我觉得这歌特别乏味。
●I think working here is really awful.我认为在这儿工作实在讨厌。
●Pop songs are rubbish.流行歌曲毫无价值。
●I can't tolerate her rudeness.我不能容忍她的无礼。
●I'm mad about that girl.我对那个女孩非常着迷。