第101題 What would you do if someone took your seat in the movie theater?

第102題 Give a short introduction of yourself.

第103題 There is a phone call for your father, but he isn't at home. What would you say to the caller?

第104題 You are studying at the library. The boys at the next table are talking loudly. What would you do?

第105題 What time do you get up on Sundays?

第106題 What would you do if the electricity went out while you were taking a bath?

第107題 What would you do if your friend looked upset?

第108題 What would you do if you won a million dollars?

第109題 Do you like to play computer games? Why or why not?

第110題 Do you have any credit cards? Why or why not?

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No. 101What would you do if someone took your seat in the movie theater?

五種回答方式:

1. I would politely say, "Excuse me. You're in my seat. Would you mind moving, please?

我會禮貌地說:「不好意思。你做到我的位子了。你介意移動一下嗎?」

2. I would nicely say, "I'm terribly sorry, but I think this is my seat. Could you please move?"

我會好好說:「我非常抱歉,但我想這是我的位子。可以請你移動嗎?」

3. I would angrily say, "Hey buddy. You're in my seat. Get out!"

我會生氣的說:「嘿老兄。你做到我的位子了。起來!」

4. I might say, "Pardon me, but I believe you're in my seat. Can I have it please?"

我可能會說:「原諒我,但我想你做到我的位子了。可以讓我坐嗎?」

  • pardon(v.)原諒

5. I wouldn't want to make a scene, so I would just find an empty seat and sit there.

我不會想大吵大鬧,所以我會找個空位子然後坐在那。

  • make a scene(phr.)大吵大鬧
  • empty(adj.)空的

No. 102 Give a short introduction of yourself.


五種回答方式:

1. Hi. Hi. My name is Bob. I am 10 years old and live in Tienwei. I like basketball, baseball and playing online games.

嗨!我名字是Bob,我十歲,住在田尾。我喜歡籃球、棒球、和玩線上遊戲。

2. I'm Melissa. I study at Tienwei Junior High School. In my free time, I like to read and hang out with my friends.

我是Melissa,我就讀於田尾國中。在我閒暇時,我喜歡閱讀、以及和我的朋友聚在一起。

  • junior high school (ph.) 國中
  • hang out (ph.) 消磨時間

3. My name is Henry. I'm 11 and in grade 5. I like swimming and hiking. I want to be a

doctor when I grow up.

我的名字是Henry,我十一歲,就讀五年級。我喜歡游泳和健行。當我長大時,我想要成為一位醫生。

  • grow up (ph.) 長大

4. Hello. My name is Carla. I live in Beido with my family. My hobbies include playing the piano and gardening.

哈囉!我的名字是Carla,我和我的家人住在北斗。我的興趣包括彈鋼琴和園藝。

  • hobby (n.) 嗜好
  • include (v.) 包括
  • gardening (n.) 園藝

5. My name is Jason Li. I am an honor student at my school. I spend all my time studying. I want to be an engineer.

我的名字是Jason Li,我在學校是一個成績優異的學生。我所有的時間都在讀書,我想要成為一個工程師。

  • honor student (ph.) 成績優異的學生
  • spend (v.) 花費
  • engineer (n.) 工程師

No. 103

五種回答方式:

1. I'm sorry. He's not in right now. Would you like to leave a message?

我很抱歉。他現在不在。你想要留訊息嗎?

  • message(n.)訊息

2. He's not here at the moment. Can I get your name and number and have him call you back?

他現在不在。可以告訴我妳的名字和電話號碼,我再讓他回電給你。

3. I'm sorry, but you just missed him. Call back in about 30 minutes and he should be home.

我很抱歉,但你剛好錯過他了。大概三十分鐘後打來,他應該在家了。

4. He's not available right now. Can I take a message or do you want to call back later?

他現在無法聽電話。我可以跟你留訊息,或是你想要等下再打?

  • available (adj.)可得到的

5. He's not at home. May I take a message? You can also call back later if you want.

他不在家。我可以跟你留訊息嗎?如果你想的話也可以等一下再打來。

No. 104 You are studying at the library. The boys at the next table are talking loudly. What would you do?

五種回答方式:

1. I would nicely ask them to be quiet. If that didn't work, I would tell the librarian that they are bothering me.

我會友善地請他們安靜。如果沒用,我會告訴管理員他們吵到我了。

  • librarian (n.)圖書管理員

2. I would probably move to a different table. I wouldn't want to make a scene.

我可能會移動道別張桌子。我不想大吵大鬧。

3. I'd stand up and say, "Excuse me! This is a library. Please, lower your voice or leave."

我會站起來並說:「不好意思!這裡是圖書館。請降低你的音量,或者離開。」

4. I would politely ask, "Could you not speak so loudly, please? I can't concentrate on my studies."

我會禮貌地問:「可以請你們不要大聲說話嗎? 我無法專心讀書。」

  • concentrate (v.)專注

5. I'd stare at them with raised eyebrows and only say, "Ahem!" Hopefully they would get the point.

我會挑眉盯著他們並說:「嗯!」希望他們會理解。

  • stare(v.)盯著
  • eyebrows (n.)眉毛

No. 105 What time do you get up on Sundays?

五種回答方式:

1. Not very early. I try to sleep as late as I can. I usually wake up after 10 on Sundays.

不是很早,我儘可能睡到很晚。我星期日通常十點後才醒來。

2. Unless I have plans, I usually sleep in till at least 11. Sunday is the only day that I can do this.

除非我有計畫,我通常睡到至少十一點。星期天是我唯一能做這件事的一天。

  • unless (conj.) 除非
  • plan (n.) 計畫
  • sleep in (ph.) 睡到很晚起床
  • at least (ph.) 至少

3. I usually wake up at around 9 on Sundays. Sometimes I wake up earlier, but not often.

星期天我通常大約九點起床。有時早一點起床,但不是常常。

4. About 8 because I have piano lessons at 9. If I sleep past 8, I would be late.

大約八點,因為我九點有鋼琴課。假如我睡超過八點,我將會遲到。

  • piano (n.) 鋼琴
  • past (prep.) 超過

5. My father makes me get up at 6 on Sundays to go hiking. He says that he likes to go hiking early while it is still cool.

我父親要我星期天六點起床去健行,他說他喜歡趁天氣還涼爽的時候早一點去健行。

  • go hiking (ph.) 健行
  • cool (adj.) 涼爽的

No. 106 What would you do if the electricity went out while you were taking a bath?

五種回答方式:

1. I'd yell for my mother to bring me a candle or flashlight so that I could see.

我會大叫讓我媽媽拿蠟燭或手電筒給我,這樣我就看的見了。

  • yell(v.)喊叫
  • flashlight(n.)手電筒

2. I'm afraid of the dark. I'd probably scream. Hopefully, my father would hear me and come help me.

我害怕黑暗。我可能會尖叫。希望我爸爸會聽到然後來幫我。

  • dark(n.)黑暗
  • scream(v.)尖叫
  • Hopefully(adv.)希望

3. I would get out of the tub. Then I would find a flashlight and check the breaker box.

我會離開浴缸。然後找一支手電筒並且確認斷路器。

  • tub(n.)浴缸
  • breaker box(n.)斷路器

4. It wouldn't bother me. I'd just finish my bath in the dark and then go to bed.

那不會困擾我。我會在黑暗中洗完澡然後去睡覺。

  • bother(v.)困擾
  • finish(v.)完成

5. It wouldn't be a problem for me. I keep candles in the bathroom all the time. I could just light one and finish my bath.

那對我來說不是問題。我一直都在浴室裡放蠟燭。我只要點亮一根,然後繼續洗澡。

candle(n.)蠟燭

No. 107 What would you do if the electricity went out while you were taking a bath?

五種回答方式:

1. I'd ask, "Is everything alright? You look upset. What's going on?"

我會問:所有事情都還好嗎?你看起來很沮喪。發生甚麼事了?

  • alright(adj.)好的
  • upset(adj.)沮喪的

2. I would kindly say, "Are you okay? You don't seem like yourself today. What is bothering you?

我會友善的問:你還好嗎?你今天似乎不喜歡你自己。有什麼事困擾你嗎?

  • kindly(adv.)有善地
  • seem(v.)似乎
  • bother(v.)困擾

3. I would give my friend a hug and say, "What's the matter? Is something wrong?"

我會給我朋友一個擁抱然後說:怎麼了? 有甚麼不對嗎?

  • matter(n.)事情

4. I would just pretend that everything was okay. I wouldn't want to get involved.

我會假裝沒有事。我不想涉入。

  • pretend(v.)假裝
  • involve(v.)牽涉

5. If my friend looked upset, I would ask, "You want to talk? It looks like you need a friendly ear?"

如果我朋友看起來沮喪。我會問:你想聊聊嗎?看起來你需要找人傾訴?

No. 108 What would you do if you won a million dollars?

五種回答方式:

1. I would put all of it in the bank. It would be nice to have some financial security. Then I wouldn't have to worry about money.

我會把它全部存進銀行。有財物保障是好的。那樣我就不用擔心錢的問題。

  • financial (adj.)財務上的
  • security(n.)安全

2. I would buy so many things. I would buy a new computer, a new bike, an X-Box and anything else I wanted.

我會買很多東西。我會買新的電腦、新的腳踏車、一個X-Box,還有任何我想要的東西。

  • computer(n.)電腦

3. I would probably save half of it. The other half I would put toward my education.

我可能會把一半的錢存起來。另一半我會投入我的教育。

  • toward 往
  • education(n.)教育

4. I'm not very good with money. I would probably blow it all buying stuff that I wanted. Then I'd be broke again.

我對金錢不善管理金錢。我可能會把錢全部花在買我想要的東西上。然後我就又破產了。

  • broke(adj.)破產

5. I think that I would travel the world for a while. Then I would use what is left over to buy a house.

我想我會去環遊世界一段時間。然後我會用剩下的錢買一棟房子。

  • travel(v.)旅行
  • while(n.)時間

No. 109

五種回答方式:

1. Of course, I do. What child doesn't. There is nothing more exciting than playing computer games.

我當然喜歡。哪一個小孩不喜歡?沒有甚麼比玩電腦遊戲更刺激的了。

  • of course (ph.) 當然
  • exciting (adj.) 刺激的

2. Not really. I think they are a waste of time. I have better things to do than play computer games.

不算喜歡,我認為這是在浪費時間。我有比玩電腦遊戲更好的事情可做。

  • a waste of time (ph.) 浪費時間

3. I sure do. They help me relax. But I am only allowed to play them when I am finished my homework.

我當然喜歡。電腦遊戲幫助我放鬆。但是當我完成回家功課時,才能得到允許玩電腦遊戲。

  • relax (v.) 放鬆
  • allow (v.) 允許

4. I don't like playing them at all. They're childish. I outgrew them when I was 8 years old.

我一點也不喜歡玩電腦遊戲,它們很幼稚。當我八歲的時候我已經不再玩它們了。

  • not...at all (ph.) 一點都不
  • outgrow (v.) 長大了便不再適用

5. No, they're not for me. I never understood the point of them. The whole idea seems a bit ridiculous to me.

不,它們不適合我。我一直不懂電腦遊戲存在的意義,整個電腦遊戲的概念是很荒謬的。

  • understand (v.) 理解
  • point (n.) 意義; 目的
  • ridiculous (adj.) 荒謬的

No. 110 Do you have any credit cards? Why or why not?

五種回答方式:

1. Of course not. I'm just a child. Nobody gives credit cards to children.

當然不是。我只是個小孩。沒有人會給小孩信用卡。

  • credit card(n.)信用卡

2. Yes, I have one. I try not to use it too much because I don't like to pay interest.

是的,我有一張。我盡量不使用它,因為我不想要付利息。

  • interest(n.)利息

3. No, I don't have any credit cards. They make it too easy to spend money you don't have.

不,我沒有任何信用卡。它們太容易讓你超支了。

4. Yes, I have a couple of them. They are very handy. You can even use them to buy stuff online.

是的,我有兩張。他們很便利。你甚至可以用他們上網買東西。

  • couple(n.)雙
  • handy(adj.)便利的
  • stuff(n.)東西

5. I have never had a credit card. I wouldn't trust myself with one. I'd probably end up in debt.

我從來沒有擁有過一張信用卡。我不相信有信用卡的自己。我最後可能會負債累累。

  • debt(n.)債務