第81題 Tell me about one of your hopes. 說說你其中的一個願望。

第82題 You are waiting for a friend and they are late. They finally arrive and say they are sorry. How do you respond? 當朋友遲到了也對你說抱歉了,你的回應是什麼?

第83題 Are you scared of any sort of bugs? 你害怕什麼蟲蟲嗎?

第84題 What do you do when you feel sad? 當你難過時你會做什麼?

第85題 How many times do you brush your teeth in a day? 你一天刷幾次牙?

第86題 Who is your best friend? Why? 誰是你最要好的朋友?為什麼?

第87題 You meet your friend's friend for the first time. Her name is Connie. What would you say to her?

第88題 If you needed assistance from someone, how would you ask them for help?

第89題 Can you cook anything? If so, what can you make?

第90題 While you are watching a movie, your father asks you to go to the store for him. What would you do?

口說能力小撇步:

1. 仔細聆聽題目。

2. 試著自己回答。

3. 參考提供的五種回答方式。

網站所提供的回答都是特聘具多年教學道地外籍老師編輯錄製。

No. 81

五種回答方式:

1. One day, I hope to visit Australia. I have always wanted to go there. It's the most beautiful country in the world.

有一天,我希望參訪澳洲。我一直想要去那裡,它是全世界最漂亮的國家。

Australia (n.) 澳大利亞

country (n.) 國家

2. One of my hopes is to go on a cruise ship. I think that would be an amazing experience.

我其中一個希望是搭乘遊艇旅遊,我想那會是很棒的經驗。

cruise ship (ph.) 遊艇

amazing (adj.) 令人吃驚的;很棒的

experience (n.) 經驗

3. I have always dreamt of flying an airplane. Not as a job, but just for fun. That would be so cool.

我一直有開飛機的夢想。我不想把它當成是我的工作,純粹只是為了好玩。那將會很酷。

fly (v.) 駕駛(飛機)

airplane (n.) 飛機

4. My hope is to get accepted into Harvard so that I can study abroad. That would be a dream come true.

我的希望是能進入哈佛大學就讀,如此一來我就可以出國留學。那將會是夢想成真。

accept (v.) 接受

Harvard (n.) 哈佛大學

abroad (adv.) 到國外

dream come true (ph.) 夢想成真

5. My only hope is that I live a long and happy life. Happiness is the most important thing to me.

我唯一的希望是,我有一個長壽與快樂的人生。對我而言,快樂是最重要的事情。

happiness (n.) 快樂

important (adj.) 重要的

No. 82

五種回答方式:

1. Don't worry about it. We have all be late before. I don't mind waiting.

不要擔心。我們以前都有遲到過。我不介意等待。

2. Not apology necessary. It's not that important. Like they say: "Better late than never."

不需要道歉。這不太重要。像他們說的:「遲到總比不來好。」

  • necessary 需要
  • important 重要的

3. It would have been nice if you had called. I was worried sick about you.

如果你有先打電話會比較好。我很擔心你。

4. I forgive you this time, but don't let it happen again. I've got better things to do than wait around.

我這次原諒你,但不要再讓他發生了。比起在這裡等我還有更好的事情可以做。

5. It's alright. I'm just glad you made it. I thought you weren't going to show up for a minute.

沒關係。我很高興你來了。我以為你要很久才會出現。

No. 83

五種回答方式:

1. I'm very scared of bees. They can sting you. I run away whenever I see one.

我非常害怕蜜蜂,牠們會叮你。無論何時我看到蜜蜂,我會跑開。

  • scared (adj.) 害怕的
  • sting (v.) 螫

2. No, I'm not afraid of any bugs. In fact, I am very curious about them. I often read books about insects.

不,我不害怕任何的蟲子。事實上,我對牠們非常的好奇。我常常閱讀關於昆蟲的書籍。

  • afraid (adj.) 害怕的
  • bug (n.) 蟲子
  • curious (adj.) 好奇的
  • insect (n.) 昆蟲

3. Yes, I’m terrified of spiders, especially, big, hairy ones. They are so creepy.

是的,我非常的怕蜘蛛,特別體型很大而且毛茸茸的蜘蛛。牠們真的會令人毛骨悚然。

  • spider (n.) 蜘蛛
  • especially (adv.) 特別
  • hairy (adj.) 毛茸茸的
  • creepy (adj.) 令人毛骨悚然的

4. I'm scared of any insects that bite or sting. But I don't mind some, like butterflies and ladybugs.

我害怕任何會咬人或是螫人的昆蟲,但是一些昆蟲我並不介意,像是蝴蝶和瓢蟲。

  • bite (v.) 咬
  • mind (v.) 介意
  • butterfly (n.) 蝴蝶
  • ladybug (n.) 瓢蟲

5. I am scared of cockroaches. They are dirty and disgusting. They make me sick.

我害怕蟑螂,牠們是骯髒且令人噁心。牠們會使我感到噁心。

  • cockroach (n.) 蟑螂
  • disgusting (adj.) 令人噁心的

No. 84

五種回答方式:

1. When I feel sad, I often eat a lot of junk food. It makes me feel a little better for a while.

當我感到悲傷時,我往往吃很多的垃圾食物。它使我感覺好一會兒。

  • sad (adj.) 悲哀的
  • junk (n.) 垃圾
  • junk food (ph.) 垃圾食物

2. I usually watch cartoons on TV when I feel sad. Funny cartoons usually cheer me up.

我通常看電視上的卡通,有趣的卡通通常讓我感到高興。

  • cartoon (n.) 卡通
  • cheer up (ph.) 使高興起來

3. I talk to my mother when I feel sad or upset. She always has some good advice to help me with my troubles.

當我感到悲傷或是心煩時,我會告訴我媽媽。她總是會給我一些好的建議,幫助我解決我的問題。

  • upset (adj.) 心煩的
  • advice (n.)建議
  • trouble (n.) 麻煩的事情; 憂慮

4. I don't do anything. Sometimes I just lie in bed and hope that it goes away.

我不會做任何事。有時我只是躺在床上,並且希望它趕快離去。

  • go away (ph.) 離開

5. I usually play basketball with my friends or exercise. That always does the trick.

我通常和我的朋友打籃球或運動。那總是會起作用。

  • exercise (n.) 運動
  • do the trick (ph.) 起作用

No. 85

五種回答方式:

1. I usually brush my teeth 3 times a day: once after breakfast, once after lunch and once just before I go to bed.

我通常一天刷牙三次。一次在早餐後,一次在午餐後一次在睡覺前。

2. I only brush my teeth twice a day. I do it in the morning before I go to school and again before I go to bed.

我一天只刷牙兩次。我早上上學前刷一次牙,還有睡覺前刷一次。

3. I brush my teeth about 4 or 5 times a day. I don't want to get cavities, so I brush them a lot.

我一天大概刷四到五次牙。我不想蛀牙,所以我常刷牙。

  • cavity(n.)蛀牙

4. Most days, I brush my teeth about 4 times. I brush them after every meal and once before I go to sleep at night.

大部分的時候,我大概刷四次牙。我每次飯後都刷牙,還有晚上睡覺前刷一次。

5. I brush my teeth several times a day. I hope that I never have to go to a dentist. I am scared of them.

我每天刷幾次牙。我希望我永遠不用去看牙醫。我害怕牙醫。

No. 86

五種回答方式:

1. Linda is my best friend. She's my classmate. I like her because she is easygoing.

Linda是我最好的朋友,她是我的同班同學。我喜歡她,因為她像我一樣個性隨和。

classmate (n.) 同班同學

easygoing (adj.) 個性隨和的

2. My best friend is my neighbor, Tom. We have many things in common. We both like basketball, computer games, and riding our bikes.

我最好的朋友是我的鄰居Tom,我們有很多共同點。我們都喜歡籃球運動、電腦遊戲,以及騎我們的腳踏車。

  • in common (ph.) 共同

3. That would be Joyce because she is a good listener. I trust her, too. I tell her all of my secrets.

那會是Joyce,因為她是一個好的傾聽者。我也信任她。我告訴她我所有的秘密。

  • listener (n.) 傾聽者
  • trust (v.) 信任
  • secret (n.) 秘密

4. I would say that Carl is my best friend. I like him because he is generous. He shares everything with me.

我會說Carl是我最好的朋友。我喜歡他,因為他很慷慨。他什麼東西都會和我分享。

  • generous (adj.) 慷慨的
  • share (v.) 分享

5. Sunny is definitely the best friend anyone could have. She is such a loving and gentle person. She never gets angry about anything.

Sunny肯定是任何人都想擁有的最棒的朋友,她是如此關懷別人與溫和的人。對於任何事情她從不生氣。

  • definitely (adv.) 肯定地
  • loving (adj.) 關愛的
  • gentle (adj.) 溫和的
  • angry (adj.) 生氣的

No. 87

五種回答方式:

1. I would say, "Pleased to meet you, Connie. My name is Tom. Where do you go to school?"

我會說:「很高興見到你,康尼。我的名字是湯姆。你在哪間學校上學?」

2. I would perhaps say, "It's a pleasure to meet you Connie. I've heard so much about you."

我大概會說:「康妮見到你是我的榮幸。我聽到過很多你的事情。

3. I'd say, "How do you do, Connie? I'm Bob. I am pleased to make your acquaintance."

我會說:「你好啊,康妮。我是鮑伯。很高興認識你。」

  • acquaintance(n.)熟人

4. I would probably say, "We meet at last. I've heard a lot of good things about you."

我可能會說:「我們終於見面了。我聽過很多關於你的好事。」

5. I'd simply say, "It's nice to meet you, Connie. My name is Mort."

我只會說:「很高興見到你,康妮。我的名字是莫特。」

No. 88

五種回答方式:

1. I hate to be a bother, but do you have a second to give me a hand.

我討厭打擾別人,但你有時間幫我嗎?

2. Would you mind helping me out with this? It will only take a minute.

你可以幫我嗎?只要一分鐘就好。

3. Can you do me a favor? I need help with something and I can't do it by myself.

你可以幫我一個忙嗎? 我自己沒辦法需要有人來幫我。

4. Can I borrow you for a moment? It shouldn't take too long.

我可以跟你借幾分鐘嗎? 不需要很久。

5. Excuse me, but I need some assistance. Would it be a bother for a little help?

不好意思,但我需要一些協助。幫個小忙會打擾到你嗎?

  • assistance(n.)協助

No. 89

五種回答方式:

1. No, I can't cook anything. No one has ever taught me. I can't even cut an apple without help.

不,我不會煮任何東西。從沒有人教過我。我甚至無法在沒有幫助下削好蘋果。

2. Yes, I can cook a few things. I can make noodles, fried rice and salad. It's easy.

是的,我可以煮一些東西。我會煮麵、炒飯,還有做沙拉。那很簡單。

3. Not me. My grandmother does all the cooking at our house. I've never had to learn.

不是我。我奶奶負責煮全家的飯。我從沒學過。

4. I am an excellent cook. I make the best spaghetti. Everyone loves it. I also make a delicious chocolate cake.

我是個厲害的廚師。我會做最好吃的義大利麵。每個人都喜歡。我還會做好吃的巧克力蛋糕。

  • excellent(adj.)傑出的
  • spaghetti(n.)義大利麵

5. Not really. Unless you count making instant noodles. I can do that.

不算是。除非煮泡麵也算的話。我會煮泡麵。

  • instant(adj.)立即的

No. 90

五種回答方式:

1. I would ask him if it could wait until the movie was over. But if it was REALLY important, I'd go right away.

我會問他可不可以等到電影結束。但如果真的很重要,我會馬上去。

2. I'd ask, "Do I have to do it right now or can it wait. The movie is almost over."

我會問:「我需要馬上做還是可以等一下。電影快結束了。」

3. I would say, "Can't you get someone else to do it? I am busy watching a movie?"

我會說:「你不能找別人去做嗎?我正忙著看電影。」

4. I would beg and say, "Please, can I finish watching this first. I promise that I'll do it as soon as it's over."

我會求他:「拜託,我可以先看完這個嗎?我保證一結束我馬上去做。」

5. I would probably just do it. My father never takes "no" for an answer. There is no sense in arguing with him.

我大概會直接做。我父親不接受別人對他說「不」。跟他議論是沒有用的。

  • argue(v.)爭論