新东方美国口语 18
大耳朵英语  http://www.bigear.cn  2009-05-27 01:00:06  【打印
Lesson Eighteen Continuous Activities

Core sentences

What are you doing? 你在做什么?

Julie is playing the piano in her room now. Julie现在正在她房间里拉小提琴。

I kept ringing the doorbell but nobody answered。我一直按门铃,但是没有人答应。

Jimmy is too absorbed in his computer game to hear. Jimmy专心致志打电脑,所以没有听见。

My brother is preparing for his final exam.我哥哥正准备期末考试。

Mr. Cooper is brushing up on his French for the France trip. Cooper先生为了去法国旅行正匆忙地补习法语哪。

I was sleepping soundly this morning when the telephone rang.今天早上我正酣睡的时候电话响了。

Your mother was calling to ask if you were at the Sunday school. 你妈妈打电话问你是不是在主日学校。

she is always making a fuss.她总是大惊小怪的。

I’m wondering if you can speak English.我想知道你说不说英语。

What were you doing the whole morning? 整个下午你都在干什么呀?

AF Flight NO. 123 is checking in at the moment, please hurry up.法航123号航班正在办理登机手续,请抓紧时间。

I have been learning English for six years.我学英语有6个年头了。

And nowadays, I’m working hard to improve my spoken English. 现在我正努力提高我的英语口语。

You are driving me mad.你快把我逼疯了。

Dialogue exercise

On the phone

Mark:Hail,this is mark speaking.Is that Louis?嗨,我是马克。你是路易斯吗?

Louis:Oh,it's you.Have you got a watch to see the time?It's midnight.哦,是你啊。你没有表吗?现在是半夜。

Mark:I'm sorry,Louis.But I have to ask for your help.对不起,路易斯。但是我需要你的帮助。

Louis:What's up?什么事?

Mark:My roommate Jack is going for his singing contest next week.我的室友杰克正在准备下周的唱歌比赛。His is so absorbed that he watches and imitates the video tapes everyday till two or three in the morning. 他太投入了每天他都会看、模仿视频知道两三点。He gets up and starts singing again early in the morning.早上他又起得很早继续练习唱歌。Can you hear?你听到了吗?He is singing right now.他正在唱。He is singing the same song for the whole evening.一整晚他都在唱同一首歌。

Louis:I understand,so you can't bear.我懂了,你受不了了。

Mark:Shall I sleep over to your place tonight?I'm going bananas.今晚我能去你那睡吗?我快疯了。

Louis:OK,OK.Come over and take care on your way.好的,好的。来吧路上小心。